Homework 1#

General assignment information


  1. Read The Joys (and Woes) of the Craft of Software Engineering

    • Note not everything in there is applicable to data analysis

  2. Filtering/indexing DataFrames

  3. Learn about functions

  4. Coding Style Guides - Please skim these; I don’t expect you to understand and follow everything in them. The most important guidelines to pay attention to are indentation and keeping each statement on its own line.

  5. Guide to commenting your code

  6. Quartz Guide to Bad Data



Reminder about the between-class participation requirement.