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Calculating When You Turn 100 With Python

I finished a simple Python program today. You can check the page that inspired the program here: practicepython.org. My program does the following: Gather the user’s name Gather the user’s age Calculate the current year Calculate the year in which the user will turn 100 Print a statement that tells the user this information Gather another number from the user Print the previous statement that number of times, on separate lines It may sound like a straightforward program and, ultimately, it was. But it took me well over an hour of… Read more Calculating When You Turn 100 With Python

Using Learn Python From Codecademy.com

Hi all! It’s been nearly seven months since I last posted here. I took a break from learning Python. I think I tried to bite off more than I could chew with Automate The Boring Stuff With Python. If I had simply stuck to the prescribed curriculum in the book, I would have been in a much better place. As it was, I allowed myself to lose focus, spiraling out of control in a wormhole of possibilities. There’s just so much out there to be accomplished with Python and I tried to… Read more Using Learn Python From Codecademy.com

Getting Started With Python

Let’s start from the beginning. Today, I downloaded the Mac OS X 64-bit/32-bit installer for Python 3.6.1. I don’t know what all of that means yet, but I intend to find out. In full disclosure, I’m not truly starting from the beginning. I’ve downloaded Python before, on a different computer. But I don’t have that computer anymore; moreover, I haven’t used Python for so long that I’ve forgotten everything. So let’s just call it square one. Anyhow, I downloaded the latest version of Python for Mac from this page. Once I got… Read more Getting Started With Python

Welcome to CodingLearner

Thanks for visiting CodingLearner! My name’s Marty and I’m a self-taught coder. If you can’t tell, this website is a newborn baby. I plan to gradually bring this site to life in the form of blog posts and showcased projects. I’ll be documenting my progress as a self-taught coder in realtime, posting about what I learn as I learn it. I’m certain that chronicling my coding adventure will reinforce my own learning. I hope that you will find my work insightful. I also hope that you will share your opinions and criticism,… Read more Welcome to CodingLearner