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The Python Quick Syntax Reference

By Gregory Walters

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The Python Quick Syntax Reference is designed as a “go to” book that contains an easy to read and easy to use guide to Python Programming.

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6478-1
  • 152 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Advanced
  • Publication Date: December 17, 2013
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

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The Python Quick Syntax Reference is the "go to" book that contains an easy to read and use guide to Python programming and development. This condensed code and syntax reference presents the Python language in a well-organized format designed to be used time and again.

You won't find jargon, bloated samples, case studies, or history of Hello World and computer theory in this handy reference. This Python syntax reference is packed with useful information and is a must-have for any Python developer.

What you’ll learn

  • Variables, strings, lists, dictionaries and conditional statements are and how to use them
  • Some of the standard libraries and what they can do to help you
  • How to write your own functions
  • How to write your first Python program based on terminal Input and Output
  • How to use the Python Interactive Shell
  • How to use classes in your Python programs

Who this book is for

The Python Quick Syntax Reference is a great pocket reference guide for anyone wanting to program in Python, from the new user to the experienced programmer.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Hello Python

Chapter 2: Variables

Chapter 3: Operators

Chapter 4: Strings

Chapter 5: Conditional Statements and Loops

Chapter 6: Data Structures

Chapter 7: Keywords

Chapter 8: Functions

Chapter 9: Libraries

Chapter 10: Classes

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