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Data statement DATA

20  DATA constant1 [,constant2]…
Stores one or more constants, of any type, for subsequent access via READ command.

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DATA commands are non executable statements that supply a stream of data constants for use by READ commands. All the items supplied by all the DATA commands in a program make up one continuous “string” of information that is accessed in order by your program’s READ commands.

FOR I=1 TO 3
    READ v
    PRINT v
LABEL MyDataBlock
DATA 1,2,3