Python Programming Language
Python is an
interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language.It
combines remarkable power with very clear syntax written by Guido van Rossum
. It has modules,
classes, exceptions, very high level dynamic data types, and dynamic
typing. Python was designed to be a highly readable language. It aims
toward an uncluttered visual layout, using English keywords frequently
where other languages use punctuation.
You can start practicing Python from
this CD. Python interpreter can be started from a terminal as shown
Now you can start typing python commands. Another way to do it is to
write your code into a text file using and editor, like gedit, and
execute it using the python interpreter. Alternatively you can use
the Integrated Environment 'ipython' from the main menu.
is downloaded from Here
. Python for Education
and Example Programs
Ubuntu and Debian users may dowload learn-by-coding.deb
. It contains the PDF file and the examples code with a code browser program.
There are plenty of python
resources on the web.