Python: Hello World and Variables, Strings and Numbers

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This is post 3 of 5 in the series “Introduction to Python” We’re going to start with Chapter 1 of A Smarter Way. 1. Open a Linux terminal. Then run the command: python 2. Simple Print Output: “Hello World” print(“Hello, World!”) Older versions of Python (most often the classic 2.7) can use slightly different syntax: …

Python: Lists

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This is post 4 of 5 in the series “Introduction to Python”   Let’s start out on this highly detailed page on handling lists: http://introtopython.org/lists_tuples.html Yes, this is a beast of a topic, and yes, you’ll be using these functions a lot. Note two things at the bottom of this page. First, see the heading …