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Daily Tips 1: Augmented Assignments

reynldi profile image Reynaldi ・1 min read

This is my 1st Daily Tips for programmer.

Many developers, especially junior developer when they dealing with simple math operation they will be doing something like this:
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There's no wrong with that code above. But we can simplify with Augmented Assignments. Basically, an Augmented assignment is generally used to replace a statement where an operator takes a variable as one of its arguments and then assigns the result back to the same variable.

Instead of assigning x variable with x = x + 1 we can make them more clean like this.
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So, how?

Let's see other simple math operation

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