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At the timestamp 2:45 is there any significance to the variable name being start?
Nancy MelucciFront End Web Development Techdegree Student 34,198 Points
Like most other languages, variables can be named flexibly within the usual restrictions (not starting with numbers etc.) I think "start" is just a good meaningful name. It could also be called "begin" or "start_time".
It could be called x or ralph but that would just be less meaningful, or even confusing.
Good luck with the programming!