Python Principles

What is Python?

Python is a programming language. You write programs in Python to instruct your computer, making it calculate things, solve problems, or automate tasks for you.

There are many other programming languages, such as C, Java, PHP, Ruby, and JavaScript. Python differs from these languages by being more concise and beginner-friendly, but no less powerful.

This makes Python a good language for first-time programmers. You can find more reasons to start with Python here.

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