Switch statement


A control[2] mechanism in which the value of a variable[1] or expression changes the execution of a program and which usually involves multiple branches.

Terms definitions
1. variable. A placeholder for a piece of information that can change. Related Articles: 1.07 Develop a computer program (91883 L1 4cr)« Back to Glossary Index
2. control. How a computer system operates or is “controlled” Related Articles: 1.07 Develop a computer program (91883 L1 4cr)« Back to Glossary Index