Assigned Date: Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Due Date: Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
Due Time: 12:20pm
Last modified on May 12, 2016, at 11:40 AM (see updates)
This assignment focuses on:
Write a program that converts temperatures from Fahrenheit to Celsius.
Make sure your program is user-friendly, i.e., that it provides a meaningful input prompt and output message.
Check the user input to ensure that it is an int or a float before making the conversion. If the user makes an error, output a meaningful error and terminate. If the input is correct, perform the conversion and output the result.
If you do the bonus, make sure you update the header documentation below to reflect that.
In general, you should comment any variable, obscure statement, block of code, etc. you create.
Additionally, your code should always have header documentation that explains what the program does, in general terms.
For this assignment, just copy and paste these into the top of your program. (For future assignments, you will have to modify these comments, to fit the new assignment.)
NOTE: In the above, replace the bracketed phrases, e.g.,
You will submit your assignment via OAKS. Your submission consists of:
Your grade will be based on how well you followed the above instructions.