Name: [002] Ian Ozsvald
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Overview (Functions) [ID:919] (Free) (1/6)

in series: Python Beginners - Functions

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This series covers Functions in Python 2.5 for new Python programmers. In 30 minutes you'll learn how to write your own functions, easy ways to pass many arguments, ways to avoid some common problems and some advanced usage with nested and private functions.

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22. Changa Tshering Wed, 18 Aug 2010 19:23

insighful


very very thanks


great stuff, thanks for this.


A clear introduction to the contents of the videos in this group


18. anonymous Wed, 12 Aug 2009 21:08

Good Start!


17. anonymous Sat, 04 Jul 2009 10:30

nice and concise overview, perfect


16. anonymous Wed, 24 Jun 2009 15:20

Very, very useful, thanks!


15. anonymous Fri, 08 May 2009 19:47

Do you have a python code for programming a personal budget?


14. anonymous Sun, 03 May 2009 10:47

I am an extreme noob, so I understand nothing about programing. Thank you for the info and I will watch more of your videos.


Great intro... clear style.. and nicely prepared (named tabs)


12. anonymous Sat, 25 Apr 2009 09:03

I am trying to learn how to prsent Pivot tables in Excel. Keep up the good work.


Thank you .. Excellent videos and i wish people realize soon how to use the internet effectively to gain knowledge. Thank you for giving us the gift of a life time and skill of bread earning.


It really is great but honestly i cannot afford it right now, i live in South Africa and $60 to me is a great sum. Thanks


Not totally sure about your concept here, but the over view seemed good, however, if I'm not mistaken, it appears that you charge for the other videos. Guess I'll find out soon enough.


7. anonymous Mon, 16 Feb 2009 10:57

i want to lrean programing plz let me kne by email asrarshaikh@mailmate.co.za


6. anonymous Sun, 11 Jan 2009 10:02

Please speak up. Imagine you are talking to someone and not yourself.

Cheers.


5. anonymous Fri, 05 Dec 2008 10:46

Don't take this the wrong way, but I notice that you would start your sentences in a normal tone, then you go so low at the end that I am having a hard time hearing you. My attention gets distracted by this ! . I am sorry and I know excellent work and effort are being done here. Thanks


4. anonymous Thu, 27 Nov 2008 01:55

Keep a good work man!,


The initial speaker's accent was hard to understand, possibly because of how the mike was being used. Certain words seemed to fade away.


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