Algorithm Pseudocode Example/Slides - Examples of algorithm pseudocode for a simple programming project and an explanation of the scores.
Exam 1 Review - Exam 1 will be based on the material from Chapters 1, 2, and 3, and parts of Chapters 5 and 7. This list of topics is not exhaustive - there may be some topics covered on the exam that are not listed here. The exam will be held in class on Wednesday, February 22nd.
Exam 2 Review - Exam 2 will be based on the material from parts of Chapters 5 and 8 and all of Chapters 6 and 7. This list of topics is not exhaustive - there may be some topics covered on the exam that are not listed here. The exam will be held in class on Wednesday, April 5th.
Chapter 5 - Sequences: Strings, Lists, and Files
encoder.py - Converts text into a sequence of Unicode numbers.
decoder1.py - Converts a sequence of numbers into a string of text using strings.
decoder2.py - Converts a sequence of numbers into a string of text using a list.
stringFormatting.py - Examples using the string formatting methods.
userNames.py/names.txt - Create user names from a text file.
Chapter 6 - Defining Functions
userNames_Function.py - Uses a function to create user names.Chapter 7 - Decision Structures
Function Practice - Can you write the code for these functions?
profitLoss.py - Use nested if/else statements to determine if a company breaks even, or if it has a profit or loss.Chapter 8 - Loop Structures and Booleans
profitLoss2.py - Use if/elif/else statements to determine if a company breaks even, or if it has a profit or loss.
exceptionHandling.py - Use exception handling when trying to use the quadratic equation.
average_forLoop.py - Compute the average of n numbers using a for loop.Chapter 10 - Classes and Inheritance
savingsAccount_whileLoop.py - Simulate an ATM using an interactive loop.
average_sentinelLoop.py - Compute an average using a sentinel loop. In this example the sentinel value is a negative number.
average_sentinelLoop2.py - Compute an average using a sentinel loop. In this example the sentinel value is an empty string.
multiplicationTable.py - Use nested loops to print out a multiplication table.
numberPyramid.py - Use nested loops to print out a pyramid of numbers.
examAvg.py - Compute an average where the lowest exam is dropped.
average_loopAndAHalf.py - Compute an average using a loop and a half.
Rectangle.py - A typical class definition.
savingsAccount.py - Implement a savings account/ATM simulation example using a class to represent the account.
Classes and Inheritance - Notes for the end of Chapter 10.
RectangleList.py - How to add objects to a list.
subclass.py - Creating a subclass (i.e., derived class) of a base class.
isinstance.py - How to use the isinstance function.
rpg.py - Simulating a simple RPG using a class.
graphics.py - The graphics library written by the author of our textbook.