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[REBOL] Re: On ordinal and cardinal numbers...

From: rgaither:triad:rr at: 9-Jul-2001 22:21

Hi Paul,
>Since I'm relatively new at programming, can you explain what is meant by >recursion and iteration? I just want to learn ;)
Recursion is when a function calls itself as part of its processing. Iteration is using a loop to repeat a series of program instructions. Note - both are ways to repeat the same processing over and over again. FYI, Rod. Rod Gaither Oak Ridge, NC - USA [rgaither--triad--rr--com]