Mathematical Computation, Math 9171, Lecture 1 info

For the first two or three classes, we'll use to give you an overview of the Python 3 programming language. It's an easy way to get going quickly. It's free, and there is nothing to install, as it runs in your browser.

1. Sign up for an account on snakify. It doesn't matter what e-mail address you give, so you can use an unimportant e-mail address if you want.

2. Read through lessons 1-11 and do lots of the exercises. Here are some that I recommend. The number refers to the Section of the website that the problem is found in.

There are many other online sources to help you learn python. Here are a few:

The course home page.