Python Crash Course

3rd Edition

English language

Published Dec. 10, 2022

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Python Crash Course is the world’s best-selling guide to the Python programming language. This fast-paced, thorough introduction will have you writing programs, solving problems, and developing functioning applications in no time.

You’ll start by learning basic programming concepts, such as variables, lists, classes, and loops, and practice writing clean code with exercises for each topic. You’ll also learn how to make your programs interactive and test your code safely before adding it to a project. You’ll put your new knowledge into practice by creating a Space Invaders–inspired arcade game, building a set of data visualizations with Python’s handy libraries, and deploying a simple application online.

As you work through the book, you’ll learn how to:

• Use powerful Python libraries and tools, including pytest, Pygame, Matplotlib, Plotly, and Django • Make increasingly complex 2D games that respond to keypresses and mouse clicks • Generate interactive data visualizations using a variety …

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Python Crash Course is one of the best selling Python books of all time and is an excellent choice for beginner programmers. It is a straightforward and easy to follow introduction to the core of Python, making it accessible to those with no prior programming experience. It also has a project-based approach that allows readers to get hands-on practice and get a better understanding of the language. Additionally, the book is accompanied by exercises and challenges that help readers test and practice what they’ve learned.


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