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This tag can be appropriately applied to questions on teaching and using `if` and `switch` statements along with similar constructs in other languages.

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Uses of selection in programming (if, switch etc)

I am an experienced programmer that has just started teaching. I am struggling to see how to introduce selection to my programming classes. None of the examples that I have seen so far are good. I am ...
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Motivating examples for switch/case in Java

Students first see switch/case as a second syntax for if/...