Fundamentals of
Visual Basic

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Lesson 1. Visual Basic at Work

In this lesson you will learn:

  • What Visual Basic does
  • How to start Visual Basic
  • How to stop Visual Basic
  • When to use the different Visual Basic windows
  • How the system windows work together for you

Reading Assignments

Read the following sections from your free online textbook:

Expand What's Visual Basic About?
Expand Languages
Expand Visual Basic's Various Editions
Expand The VB Programming Process
Expand Starting Visual Basic
Expand Stopping Visual Basic
Expand Mastering the Development Environment
Expand Help Is at Your Fingertips

Learning Activities

  1. Use this search box to refine and expand your understanding of new terms and concepts in the reading assignments.

Custom Search
  1. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Read the Summary   of the lesson.
  2. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Test your understanding with the Q&A.
  3. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Visit the online Workshop.
    Return here after completing your Workshop session.
checkmark01.jpg (674 bytes) offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Appendix B -- Answers to Quizzes and Exercises


Study Aids

Operator Precedence

offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Indicates links that take you away from the Free-Ed.Net site. Use the links on these offsite pages carefully, and use the Back function on your browser to return to the assigme
checkmark01.jpg (674 bytes) Self-assessment--quizzes and answers.


David L. Heiserman, Editor

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Revised: June 06, 2015