CSC 131 - Introduction to Computer
Homework 1 – Due Thursday,
Aug. 24, 11:59pm
Submitted on Blackboard
The main purpose of
this assignment is to get Python installed and working on your personal laptop
or home computer.
Step 1: Install
Step 2: Start IDLE.
There are also a number of YouTube videos that you
might find useful.
And, of course, we will be using it in class every
Step 3: Write a small program
Write a program that will prompt the user to enter
their name. Have a second prompt that
asks them for their age. Then print out
to the screen something similar to “Jane, you are 23 years old.” Please name your file, “Homework1.py”. Always include your name as a comment at
the top of the program. An example running of your code might look
is your name? Jane
is your age? 33
you are 33 years old.
Step 4: Submit this program to Blackboard under Homework Assignment 1.
This will require you to know where you saved your
.py file when you created it. If your IDLE editor window is still open,
you will see the full directory name displayed on the title bar.