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* [[Scrabble challenge]]
 
* [[Scrabble challenge]]
** Project: implement a scrabble solver from scratch
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** <b>Project</b>: implement a scrabble solver that will tell you the best Scrabble words given a particular Scrabble rack.
** Skills you'll practice:
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** <b>Skills you'll practice</b>:
 
*** breaking down a problem and solving it in Python from scratch
 
*** breaking down a problem and solving it in Python from scratch
*** command line argument parsing
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*** command line option parsing
 
*** reading from files
 
*** reading from files
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*** working with dictionaries and for loops
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* [[Twitter]]
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** <b>Project</b>: Use the Twitter API to write the basic parts of a Twitter client. See what your friends are tweeting, get trending topics, search tweets, and more.
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** <b>Skills you'll practice</b>:
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*** Using an API
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*** command line option parsing
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*** reading other people's code
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*** working with lists and iteration

Revision as of 21:05, 4 July 2012

  • Scrabble challenge
    • Project: implement a scrabble solver that will tell you the best Scrabble words given a particular Scrabble rack.
    • Skills you'll practice:
      • breaking down a problem and solving it in Python from scratch
      • command line option parsing
      • reading from files
      • working with dictionaries and for loops
  • Twitter
    • Project: Use the Twitter API to write the basic parts of a Twitter client. See what your friends are tweeting, get trending topics, search tweets, and more.
    • Skills you'll practice:
      • Using an API
      • command line option parsing
      • reading other people's code
      • working with lists and iteration