Introduction to Python


  • Be able to use and exit the Python interpreter.
  • Be able to run Python scripts through the command line.
  • Have basic knowledge of Python for use for the rest of the course.


  1. Open the Python interpreter and demonstrate the code in the chapter.
  2. Open a text editor (your personal preference, not necessarily Atom or VS Code), open the command line and put both windows next to each other.
  3. Demonstrate running code.


Solution files to optional question: