IT 116: Introduction to Scripting
Class 17

Today's Topics


New Material

Homework 8

I have posted homework 8 here.

It is due this coming Sunday at 11:59 PM.

Answers to Question on the Mid-term

You will find the answers to the Mid-term here.

Let's review them.

Your Current Standing in This Course

If you want to know your grade as of this moment, send me an email.

In performing this calculation, I will assume that your score on the final exam will be the same as that of you mid-term score.

I can do this only for your grade as of the mid-term.

I can't do this for your grade later in the semester.


Functions that Return Values

Returning Values That Are Not Numbers

Advantages of Using Functions

Functions Returning Boolean Values

Storing Functions in Modules

New Material


Types of Files

Identifying a File

Storing Data on a Hard Disk

Files and the Kernel

Working with a File in Python


Accessing the Data in Files

Opening a File

Specifying the Location of a File

Writing Data to a File

Reading Data From a File


Graded Quiz