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Hello, I'm attempting to do this one assignment my professor assigned, but I'm having some trouble. Here is my full code:
change = 0 #calculates the change #Y coordinates for each coin y1 = 60 y2 = 60 y3 = 60 y4 = 60 y5 = 60 y6 = 60 def setup(): size(600,600) def draw(): global y1,y2,y3,y4,y5,y6 #Draws the coins on canvas fill(150) ellipse(60,y1,90,90) fill(230,225,50) ellipse(160,y2,90,90) fill(150) ellipse(260,y3,70,70) fill(150) ellipse(360,y4,60,60) fill(150) ellipse(460,y5,50,50) fill(200,145,30) ellipse(560,y6,40,40) #Keypressed increases and decreases number of change def keyPressed(): global change,y1,y2,y3,y4,y5,y6 if key == 'q': change = change + 1.00 if (((change*(change+2))/4) == change): y2 = y2+20 else: y1 = y1+20 if key == 'a': change = change - 1.00 if key == 'w': change = change + 0.10 if key == 's': change = change - 0.10 if key == 'e': change = change + 0.01 if key == 'd': change = change - 0.01 print(change)
But the snippet I need help with is this:
def keyPressed(): global change,y1,y2,y3,y4,y5,y6 if key == 'q': change = change + 1.00 if (((change*(change+2))/4) == change): y2 = y2+60 else: y1 = y1+60
So basically what I'm trying to do is, when the key Q is pressed it increases the variable change. I want it so every time the variable change lands on an even number, the Y coordinate for one of ellipse to increase, thus displaying a new ellipse under that one. Else, if it's on an odd number, I want the Y coordinate for a DIFFERENT ellipse to increase. However, that's not happening and I can't figure out why. Only the first ellipse's y coordinate increases even if the variable change is an odd number and the second ellipse's y coordinate only increases when change is 2, which doesn't make sense because that's an even number and should only increase when it's an odd number.
My prof suggested I use loops and not if statements but I dunno how to do that.
Thanks, sorry if I'm confusing