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    How to terminate infinite loops

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    Discuss how a loop condition could be constructed to repeat the loop indefinitely and the loop would still terminate.

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    This is an interesting question. The paradox is: if a loop by definition repeats indefinitely, why should it terminate?
    Trivially it might appear impossible, however, there could be at least two possible ways to make this happen.

    a) break statement:
    Use of a conditional or unconditional break statement will force any loop to ...

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