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Coding for beginners in easy steps / Mike McGrath.

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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In easy steps.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN 005.1 MCGRATH (Text) 39206021425978 Teen NF Checked out 12/26/2018
Scott County PL - Austin 005.133 MCG (Text) 35830801841635 Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781840786422
  • ISBN: 1840786426
  • Physical Description: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, United Kingdom : In Easy Steps Limited, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Basic programming for all ages ; plain English, easy to follow, fully illustrated, in full color"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Getting started -- Saving data -- Performing operations -- Making lists -- Controlling blocks -- Creating functions -- Sorting algorithms -- Importing libraries -- Managing text -- Programming objects -- Building interfaces -- Developing apps -- Transferring skills.
Summary, etc.:
Coding for Beginners in easy steps has an easy-to-follow style that will appeal to anyone, of any age, who wants to begin coding computer programs. You need have no previous knowledge of any computer programming language so it's ideal for the newcomer, including youngsters needing to learn programming basics for the school curriculum.
The book instructs you how to write code to create your own computer programs. It contains separate chapters demonstrating how to store information in data structures, how to control program flow using control structures, and how to create re-usable blocks of code in program functions. There are complete step-by-step example programs that demonstrate each aspect of coding, together with screenshots that illustrate the actual output when each program has been executed.
Coding for Beginners in easy steps begins by explaining how to easily create a programming environment on your own computer, so you can quickly begin to create your own working programs by copying the book's examples. The examples throughout this book feature the popular Python programming language but additionally the final chapter demonstrates a comparison example in the C, C++, and Java programming languages to give you a rounded view of computer coding.
Subject: Computer programming.
Object-oriented programming (Computer science)
Python (Computer program language)
C (Computer program language)
C++ (Computer program language)
Java (Computer program language)

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