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Language/Type: Python assertions logic
Author: Allison Obourn (on 2016/10/24)

For each of the five points labeled by comments, identify each of the assertions in the table below as either being always true, never true, or sometimes true / sometimes false.

def mystery1(x):
    y = int(input("Type a number: "))
    count = 0

    # Point A
    while y < x:
        # Point B
        if y == 0:
            count += 2
            # Point C
        y = int(input("Type a number: "))
        # Point D

    # Point E
    return count

Fill in each box of the the table below with ALWAYS, NEVER or SOMETIMES.

y < x y == 0 count > 0
Point A
Point B
Point C
Point D
Point E

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