You’ve probably used computers to play games, and to write reports for school. It’s a lot more fun to create your own programs that tell the computer what you want it to do. When you program a computer, it follows each step and does exactly what you tell it. You can solve math problems, create art or music, and even make new games. It's all up to you.
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