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Re: Programmers are weird

by bassplayer (Monsignor)
on Sep 01, 2005 at 14:33 UTC ( #488389=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Programmers are weird

3. We often start counting at 0 and call 0 the 1st number; except when we start counting at 1 when we like to say that one is stored in the zero'th index
My 5-year-old son counts the number of rinses he does after brushing his teeth, and starts at zero. I've never mentioned counting from zero to any of my kids -- he just did it, and *sniff* it makes me proud.

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