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What Does It Take to be a Coder?

A Basic List of Skills Start As:
  • Spelling
  • Typing
  • Cause and effect connections
  • Perseverance
  • A Reason to Code!
However one important skill is Error Analysis Error analysis is a process of trying to solve a problem by determining why it exists. Have a discussion to illustrate the example using a simple scenario:
  • If a dog is barking, what are the possible reasons that it could be barking?
    • What might you try to get it to stop?
Error analysis process: 
  • What is the proof there is a problem ( or what is happening)?
  • What are the symptoms?
  • What could be the cause?
  • What can I try?
  • Who can I get to help me if I can’t figure it out?