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HA>Paul,
HA>     I wouldn't write either one with a For loop.  A for loop is a very
HA>stuctured device.  It is meant to run to completion with the parameters it
HA>started with.
HA>It should not be aborted.  Also, obviously, it is meant to deal with one
HA>variable
HA>(an integer) at a time so mutiple qualitfications do not apply.

HA>      Just some facts and an opinon.

HA>     If you need more help - E-Mail me.

HA>Hank

He's doing the excercises in he text, so whether he should use a FOR
loop was decided by the authors. It's a rather archane book anyway...