This is a short assignment to make sure everything is set up for starting work in this course.
You will need a computer for working on assignments for this course. See the syllabus for resources for obtaining a computer if you do not already have one.
Whether working on your own computer or a loaner laptop, you will need to install Thonny, available for free from https://thonny.org. Contact the instructor if you have problems and/or would like additional help.
Start up Thonny.
When you start Thonny, the screen will be divided into 2 main regions:
Thonny has a number of other windows that we will use later in the semester. Don’t hesitate to explore!
Please answer the following questions on Gradescope by the due date at the top of the page. If you don’t yet have an account on Gradescope, contact the instructor.
import platform print(platform.python_version())