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Variables and Naming [ID:730] (2/6)

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Here we look at variables and naming conventions. Variables in Python might work in a different way to whichever language you've used, in particular Python is strongly typed and uses dynamic types.

I also talk about the built-in Garbage Collector which might be new to you if you're from a C background.

Links - Python Tutorial (python.org), Built-in types, Informal Introduction to Python, Python Style Guide, Hungarian Notation (which you might be using if you come from a C++ background).

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Great overview and helpful info!


Finally I understand something. thank you!!


The Download link for this video has an invalid URL - pls fix this when you get a chance....

Thanks!

Ken.


Good content. HORRIBLE interface.


Not lost yet ;-) Thanks!


Thanks - well done


Great introduction.


Clear, concise, and direct communication. I'm excited!

Gracias

-da


Again, so far, so good. :)


nice , I am on my way to become python programmer.


Good intro to vars. Thx


thanks a lot about that work


Good introduction. Clear voice and to the point.


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