Introduction to Python Programming and Data Structures, 3rd edition
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Hallmark features of this title
- A problem-driven, fundamentals-first approach focuses on problem solving rather than syntax.
- The step-by-step presentation starts at the beginning, teaching basic concepts and techniques before writing custom classes. Topics flow from fundamentals to object-oriented programming, from simple functions to STL, and from simple data types to classic structures.
- Programming exercises are grouped by level of difficulty to give students many opportunities to practice and apply their skills.
- Engaging examples and problems provide interesting context for learning concepts. Examples are drawn from math, science, business, finance, gaming, animation and multimedia to make the material more relatable.
- Flexible chapter ordering allows instructors to skip or cover graphics later.
Published by Pearson (July 25th 2022) - Copyright © 2023
Subject: Programming - Introductory
Table of contents
- Introduction to Computers, Programs, and Python
- Elementary Programming
- Mathematical Functions, Strings, and Objects
- Multidimensional Lists
- Objects and Classes
- Basic GUI Programming Using Tkinter
- Advanced GUI Programming Using Tkinter
- Inheritance and Polymorphism
- Files and Exception Handling
- Tuples, Sets, and Dictionaries
- Developing Efficient Algorithms
- Linked Lists, Stacks, Queues, and Priority Queues
- Binary Search Trees
- AVL Trees
- Graphs and Applications
- Weighted Graphs and Applications
- Python Keywords
- The ASCII Character Set
- Number Systems
- Command Line Arguments
- Regular Expressions
- Bitwise Operations
- The Big-O, Big Omega, and Big-Theta Notations
- Operator Precedence Chart
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