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C++ Programming Tutorial

In this tutorial, we'll cover the basics of C++ programming so that you'll have all the information you need to complete Project Illuminate. We've split it into sections for you for easy reference, but please begin at the beginning!

Along the way, you'll be asked to complete tasks. We'll be using Visual Studio, and we've created instructions for you here.

Welcome to C++!
First Program
Simple Math and User Input
Constructing Structures

Note: This tutorial is specifically directed to Project Illuminate. C++ is a computer industry standard language, and a more complete (but perhaps more confusing) tutorial on C++ can be found here: