Being a programmer

In this lesson, we will discuss the good habits of a programmer before being reminded of why some of the key aspects are good habits. We will also hear from industry programmers about their own good practice. We will then look at alternative approaches to programming solutions.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does CSV stand for?

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Q2.What will be stored in the numbers.csv file when this program is executed?

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Q3.True or False: An integer can be written directly to a CSV file

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does CSV stand for?

1/3

Q2.What will be stored in the numbers.csv file when this program is executed?

2/3

Q3.True or False: An integer can be written directly to a CSV file

3/3

Video

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Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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Being a Programmer

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these variables has been declared using the correct Python conventions?

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Q2.True or False: All of the variable declarations given in question one will still work in Python.

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Q3.What symbol should you use to comment a single line of code?

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Quiz:

Being a Programmer

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these variables has been declared using the correct Python conventions?

1/3

Q2.True or False: All of the variable declarations given in question one will still work in Python.

2/3

Q3.What symbol should you use to comment a single line of code?

3/3

Lesson summary: Being a programmer

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