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VID 17 – Learn JavaScript with Creative Coding – fun, colorful and free!

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VID 17 [Lesson 06 – Conditionals and Debugging] – Dr Abstract teaches JavaScript on the Canvas with the following topics:
0:13 – lesson review
0:45 – the basics and soon creative coding with building and controls
2:00 – getting template for Lesson 06
2:23 – CreateJS and ZIM have 3000 to 5000 conditionals!
2:47 – the structure of an if statement if () {}
3:09 – else and if else
3:50 – inside the round brackets is a statement
4:00 – things that evaluate to true and false
4:46 – is a new Circle() true? yes
5:05 – Boolean operators (less than, greater than, etc.)
5:16 – testing x values (btw – an equal to is == NOT =)
5:37 – using conditionals to make Rectangle and Circle objects
6:50 – Boolean or (||) and and (&&) operators and brackets
8:38 – odds and testing random numbers
10:34 – sneezing and Bugles dust!
11:05 – using interval to test random in time
13:53 – animating to make an odds factory!
16:58 – dynamically changing odds
17:16 – conditional concepts and examples
18:40 – controlling odds with slider
21:39 – the factory to make circles and rectangles!
23:46 – conclusion and new closing video for Droner!
24:24 – cameo by Pragma in Pink…

The Learn JavaScript with Creative Coding is a video series to help left brain and right brain learners explore the wonders of programming using the fun, colorful and friendly HTML Canvas and ZIM. Dr Abstract is a Canadian New Media Awards winner for Programmer and Educator of the Year. He will teach the basics of programming in JavaScript from the ground up so welcome designers, artists, engineers, developers, and all.

The video lessons are supported by ZIM Skool at and make an excellent introduction to code at a high school and college levels or for the #100DaysofCode movement and workshop organizations like #CanadaLearningCode. Younger students can go to

We hope you share these lessons with friends, family, work colleagues and any aspiring creators! Cheers, please subscribe, share on social media and give the videos a like if you have likes to give. You are welcome to join us at to ask questions, discuss code and share examples.

Cheers from #LearnJavaScript with #CreativeCoding and #DrAbstract founder of #ZIMjs

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