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Impractical Python Projects: Playful Programming Activities to Make You Smarter
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Lee Vaughan
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Impractical Python Projects: Playful Programming Activities to Make You Smarter

Lee Vaughan


9781593278908

No Starch Press,US


Web programming


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488 pages

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You'll flex your problem-solving skills and employ Python's many useful libraries to do things like-- Help James Bond crack a high-tech safe with a hill-climbing algorithm- Write haiku poems using Markov Chain Analysis- Use genetic algorithms to breed a race of gigantic rats- Crack the world's most successful military cipher using cryptanalysis- Model the Milky Way and calculate our odds of detecting alien civilizations- Plan your parents' secure retirement with Monte Carlo simulationSimulate volcanoes, map Mars, and more, all while gaining valuable experience using free modules like Tkinter, Cprofile, Pylint, Pygame, Pillow, and Python-Docx.

Whether you're looking to pick up some new Python skills or just need a pick-me-up, you'll find endless educational, geeky fun with Impractical Python.

By:   Lee Vaughan
Imprint:   No Starch Press,US
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 235mm,  Width: 180mm, 
Weight:   368g
ISBN:   9781593278908
ISBN 10:   159327890X
Pages:   488
Publication Date:   November 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Lee Vaughan is a geologist with over 30 years' experience in the petroleum industry. As the Senior Technical Professional for Geological Modeling at Exxon Mobil Corporation, he was involved in the construction and review of computer models, the development, testing, and commercialization of software, and the training of geoscientists and engineers. An advocate for nonprogrammers who must use programming in their careers, he wrote Impractical Python to help self-learners hone their skills with the Python language.

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