# VB:Tutorials

A step by step guide to programming. Each set of tutorials provides tasks for the student to complete.

## Drawing

Practice using graphics commands to draw the flags of different countries.

These examples provide students with the opportunity to become familiar with the basic features of the language. Each task can be completed using a sequence of commands. It is hoped that students will become familiar with the basics of the language: the use of brackets, commas, quotes and semi-colons.

## If

`if`

clauses to selectively print details of some countries but not others.## Numbers

Practice using number functions and operators.

## Strings

Use string functions to test a list of Greek names

## Boxes

Create patterns on a grid. This exercise uses integer functions and operators.

## Bricks

Practice for loops. In these problems you use bricks to build walls.

## Accumulating

Template:Accumulating Variable TutorialCreate and accumulating variable and use it to sum, count and more.