GA intro tutorial prep

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This page contains setup instructions for the General Assembly class Programming for non-programmers: a crash course in Python.

Please complete these instructions before class starts.

Goal #1: Install Python[edit]

This section has instructions for installing Python and running Python from a command prompt.

Goal #2: practice starting and exiting Python[edit]

We'll do much of our learning and practicing at an interactive Python prompt. So let's practice starting and exiting Python:

Goal #3: create a Codecademy account[edit]

We'll be using the online coding platform Codecademy to practice Python during this tutorial.

Please visit http://www.codecademy.com/ and create a Codecademy account.

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You are ready for the tutorial.