Another Cousera course: Python

I just can’t stop taking Coursera classes. I mean, they’re free. Who doesn’t like to learn for free?

Well, you might not all like to spend your few spare hours learning a new computer programming language but that’s what I’m doing this time. I’m a couple of weeks into An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python, and have already done two quizzes and submitted an assignment. It’s been a long time since I did proper programming but I’m really enjoying this so far.

It’s wonderfully geeky too. Our first, very simple, project involved this:

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The second, more involved, program involved this: