Introduction to Programs Data Types and Variables Writing a basic program. Basics of data types, variables and conditional statements | Python Lists Understanding the basics of lists in Python |
For Loops in Python Basics of for loops in Python | While Loops in Python Seeing that a while loop can do the same thing as a for loop |
Fun with Strings Experimenting and seeing what we can do with strings | Writing a Simple Factorial Program(Python 2) Writing a simple factorial program with a "for" loop |
Stepping Through the Factorial Program Stepping through what happens when a user inputs a particular value into our factorial program | Flowchart for the Factorial Program |
Python 3 Not Backwards Compatible with Python 2 Understanding why the example program would not run in Python 3 and how to fix it. |
Defining a Factorial Function | Diagramming What Happens with a Function Call Variable scope and function calls |
Recursive Factorial Function Introduction to recursion. | Comparing Iterative and Recursive Factorial Functions |
Exercise - Write a Fibonacci Function | Introduction to the Fibonacci Sequence and a programming challenge |
Iterative Fibonacci Function Example One way to write a Fibonacci function iteratively | Stepping Through Iterative Fibonacci Function Understanding how the iterative Fibonacci function works for a particular example |
Recursive Fibonacci Example Using recursion to write a fibonacci function | Stepping Through Recursive Fibonacci Function Understanding why and how the recursive Fibonacci function works |
Exercise - Write a Sorting Function Challenge to write a Python function that can sort a list in-place | Insertion Sort Algorithm Visual description of the insertion sort algorithm |
Insertion Sort in Python Basic implementation of insertion sort algorithm | Stepping Through Insertion Sort Function Clarifying what "break" does and stepping through the insertion sort implementation |
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