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24 Aug M/1 Introductions, The idea of an algorithm
26 Aug W/1 How to read a textbook, Hello world
28 Aug F/1 Input/output, Comments Ch. 1
31 Aug M/2 for loops, range Ch. 2
02 Sep W/2
04 Sep F/2 Quantitative Reasoning
07 Sep M/3 Workable quantitative questions
09 Sep W/3 Arithmetic and operations
11 Sep F/3 Math, Random numbers Ch. 3
14 Sep M/4 Limitations of a QR process
16 Sep W/4 if and blocks, Comparisons and booleans, and or not Ch. 4
18 Sep F/4 else, elif, Flowcharts
21 Sep M/5
23 Sep W/5 Interpreting results of a quant question, Strings Ch. 6
25 Sep F/5
28 Sep M/6 Checking results for reasonability, Resolving limitations
30 Sep W/6
02 Oct F/6
05 Oct M/7
07 Oct W/7
09 Oct F/7 Test cases, Lists, List operations, Looping over lists Ch. 7
12 Oct M/8 Standard list-loop algorithms Ch. 5
14 Oct W/8
16 Oct F/8 Adding and removing items, Multiple assignment, Writing the quant program, Project overview
19 Oct M/9
21 Oct W/9 Text files Ch. 12
23 Oct F/9 CSV files
26 Oct M/10 split, join, List comprehensions
28 Oct W/10 2D lists Ch. 8
30 Oct F/10 Dictionaries Ch. 11
02 Nov M/11 Function basics Ch. 13
04 Nov W/11 Scope
06 Nov F/11
09 Nov M/12
11 Nov W/12 while loops, break and continue Ch. 9
13 Nov F/12
16 Nov M/13
18 Nov W/13 Review
20 Nov F/13
23 Nov M/14