Python – Deep dive into Number types

This post is the sixth of many that attempts to document everything I have been learning about Python. Number types in Python 1. Integers 2. Floating Point 3. Complex Numbers 4. Fixed precision decimal numbers 5. Fractions Integers in 2.6 come in 2 flavors, int which is 32 bits and long which has as much… Continue reading Python – Deep dive into Number types

Python – lists, dicts, tuples, files, sets, type & class types

This post is the fifth of many that attempts to document everything I have been learning about Python. Lists Lists are mutable¬†(objects that can be changed in place)¬†sequences in Python. They are a collection of arbitrary objects ordered by position. Lists can contain objects of any type and do not have a fixed size. You… Continue reading Python – lists, dicts, tuples, files, sets, type & class types