Ruby Building Blocks

I feel like a toddler. My brain hurts and nothing makes sense. The internet insists on explaining things to me like I already know things. Dear Internet, I most certainly do not. I have included here the stuff that did make sense. May these humble building blocks aid you in your own pursuit of understanding. Modules vs. Classes From my blog post on the map method, a module is a way of grouping together methods, classes, and constants - a collection of reuseable code. [Read More]

Lets Get Classy

I learned how to use a new Ruby ‘thing’ this week: Classes. To be completely honest with you, I don’t completely understand what’s going on with the Ruby ‘class’ object, but I’ve been using it, and I think I can do a reasonably competent job explaining the basics. Also this week, I learned some new tricks for arrays and hashes. Check them out at the end of my post from a few weeks ago. [Read More]