php,if statements embedded inside switch

Hello,
This is a follow on prom my previous question.
I have attempted to embed two levels of if statements in each case of a switch statement.
I get the following parse error:
Parse error: parse error, unexpected '{' in /share/storage/03/ny/nyorulmaz/PFeedback1.php on line 298
First of all, I am not sure if this is allowed.
If yes, could some please see what has gone wrong. I have again marked the offending line.
Here is the relevantpart of the code:
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if ($Score1<90 && $Score1>=85)
{
    switch ($weeks){
        case ($weeks <= 10):
        echo " some text goes here"; //...........................offending line 298 starts here....................
if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75 || round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75 || round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)
echo "English: <BR>";
{
      if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
if (round(($arith1mark*100/count($arith1))<75 || round(($pdf1mark*100/count($pdf1))<75 || round(($arper1mark*100/count($arper1))<75 || round(($totav1mark*100/count($totav1))<75 || round(($pie1mark*100/count($pie1))<75)
echo "Maths: <BR>";
{
      if (round(($arith1mark*100/count($arith1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($pdf1mark*100/count($pdf1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($arper1mark*100/count($arper1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($totav1mark*100/count($totav1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($pie1mark*100/count($pie1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
if (round(($wordrel1mark*100/count($wordrel1))<75 || round(($numser1mark*100/count($numser1))<75 || round(($misslets1mark*100/count($misslets1))<75 || round (($letrel1mark*100/count($letrel1))<75 || round(($sercode1mark*100/count($sercode1))<75)
echo "Maths: <BR>";
{            
      if (round(($wordrel1mark*100/count($wordrel1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($numser1mark*100/count($numser1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($misslets1mark*100/count($misslets1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($letrel1mark*100/count($letrel1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($sercode1mark*100/count($sercode1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
        break;

        case ($weeks >10 AND $weeks <= 20):
echo "................some text goes here....................";
        break;
                   
        case ($weeks >20 AND $weeks <= 40):
echo "................some text goes here....................";
        break;
                               
       case ($weeks >= 40):
echo "................some text goes here....................";

        break;
    }
}
ErikalAsked:
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markloganConnect With a Mentor Commented:
It also depends on your formatting style. How you like your IF statements
if ((round($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75) || (round($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75) || (round($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)){

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wellsoCommented:
I thin it might be because you are executing more than one line of code after the IF statement. I have changed the code a bit below, all I have done is added braces to the larger if statements
if ($Score1<90 && $Score1>=85)
{
    switch ($weeks){
        case ($weeks <= 10):
        echo " some text goes here";
if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75 || round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75 || round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75){
echo "English: <BR>";
      if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
if (round(($arith1mark*100/count($arith1))<75 || round(($pdf1mark*100/count($pdf1))<75 || round(($arper1mark*100/count($arper1))<75 || round(($totav1mark*100/count($totav1))<75 || round(($pie1mark*100/count($pie1))<75)
{
echo "Maths: <BR>";
 
      if (round(($arith1mark*100/count($arith1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($pdf1mark*100/count($pdf1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($arper1mark*100/count($arper1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($totav1mark*100/count($totav1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($pie1mark*100/count($pie1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
if (round(($wordrel1mark*100/count($wordrel1))<75 || round(($numser1mark*100/count($numser1))<75 || round(($misslets1mark*100/count($misslets1))<75 || round (($letrel1mark*100/count($letrel1))<75 || round(($sercode1mark*100/count($sercode1))<75)
{
echo "Maths: <BR>";
            
      if (round(($wordrel1mark*100/count($wordrel1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($numser1mark*100/count($numser1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($misslets1mark*100/count($misslets1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($letrel1mark*100/count($letrel1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
      if (round(($sercode1mark*100/count($sercode1))<75)
      echo "................some text goes here....................";
}
        break;
 
        case ($weeks >10 AND $weeks <= 20):
echo "................some text goes here....................";
        break;
                   
        case ($weeks >20 AND $weeks <= 40):
echo "................some text goes here....................";
        break;
                               
       case ($weeks >= 40):
echo "................some text goes here....................";
 
        break;
    }
}

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ErikalAuthor Commented:
OK
I tried it. I get exatly the same error for the same line.
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butterhookCommented:
I think it's because you echo "English: etc....

Before you open the { after the first if?

This should be after, as in the second block below


if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75 || round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75 || round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)
echo "English: <BR>";
{
 
// ----------------------- 
if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75 || round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75 || round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)
 
{
 
echo "English: <BR>";

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markloganCommented:
Check your brackets around the IF statement.
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markloganCommented:
Forgot the tick box.
if (round(($comp1mark*100/count($comp1))<75)) || round(($spell1mark*100/count($spell1))<75) || round(($engmark1['punc_mark']*100/10)<75)

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ErikalAuthor Commented:
Thanks very much marklogan:
It was the brackets in the if statements after all.
Problem sorted.
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Beverley PortlockCommented:
Case statements can only evaluate to a simple number type like  1, 2 3, 4, etc. Your expressions will evaluate to 1 or zero as they represent true false.

See http://uk3.php.net/switch
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