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Python crash course : a hands-on, project-based introduction to programming / by Eric Matthes.

Matthes, Eric, 1972- author. (Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library T 005 MAT (Text) 840191002253339 Teen - Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange 005.133 MAT (Text) 30477100879703 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 005.133 MAT (Text) 34330513047937 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
North Madison County Frankton Community Library 005.133 MAT (Text) 30419200576656 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 005.133 Matthes (Text) 31208912486406 new non-fiction Checked out 12/14/2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593276034
  • ISBN: 1593276036
  • Physical Description: xxxii, 525 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, California : No Starch Press, Inc., [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Basics. Getting started ; Variables and simple data types ; Introducing lists ; Working with lists ; If statements ; Dictionaries ; User input and while loops ; Functions ; Classes ; Files and exceptions ; Testing your code -- Projects. Project 1, Alien invasion. A ship that fires bullets ; Aliens! ; Scoring -- Project 2, Data visualization. Generating data ; Downloading data ; Working with APIs -- Project 3, Web applications. Getting started with Django ; User accounts ; Styling and deploying an app -- Afterword. A. Installing Python -- B. Text editors -- C. Getting help -- D. Using Git for version control.
Summary, etc.: "A project-based introduction to programming in Python, with exercises. Covers general programming concepts, Python fundamentals, and problem solving. Includes three projects - how to create a simple video game, use data visualization techniques to make graphs and charts, and build an interactive web application"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Python (Computer program language)

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