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Python for Programmers, First Edition by Harvey Deitel, Paul Deitel, Paul J. Deitel

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1. Introduction to Computers and Python

Objectives

In this chapter you’ll:

Image Learn about exciting recent developments in computing.

Image Review object-oriented programming basics.

Image Understand the strengths of Python.

Image Be introduced to key Python and data-science libraries you’ll use in this book.

Test-drive the IPython interpreter’s interactive mode for ...

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