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Posted by Andy Brown on 05 August 2021
Start to learn how to program in the popular Python programming language. This video will show you how to install Python, start a simple programming editor, create basic programs, use variables and test conditions: everything you need to write your first Python programs!
This video has the following accompanying files:
|Make owl noises.py||Python code||Code to print the noise an owl makes|
|Meaning of life.py||Python code||Getting and displaying the meaning of life|
|Sorting hat.py||Python code||Using if conditions to choose a Hogwarts house|
Click to download a zipped copy of the above files.
After watching this video, you may like to test your understanding by doing one or more of the following exercises:
|Using the INPUT and PRINT functions, get and display the meaning of life||Easy|
|Use the input, str and int functions to get two numbers from a user and show their sum||Standard|
|Use an if / elif / else block to return the Hogwarts house colours for an input house name||Hard|
You can also download the answers to each exercise from the links above.
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