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Although it covers such traditional topics as computational complexity and simple algorithms, the book focuses on a wide range of topics not found in most introductory texts, including information joyn, simulations to model randomness, computational techniques to understand data, and statistical techniques that inform and misinform as well as two related but relatively advanced topics: It’s a college textbook, used in the MIT subject 6.
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May 01, Carl rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: In conclusion, I can strongly recommend this book provided that one reads the title in full as a manual for budding computer scientists, as well as an introduction to the Python programming language.
The book is extremely easy to read and offers a very broad perspective. The chapter on computational complexity was downright fascinating. Germancho rated it it was amazing Feb 07, As in many MIT presentations, there’s not a lot of hand-holding — things move fast and you may have to supplement with other material to fill in leaps in the exposition.
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This edition of the book is based on Python 2. That being sa Read this book for the Mitx course on edx. It helped me get a better grasp of some of the key concepts from the 6. Current projects include prediction of adverse medical events, prediction of response to therapies, non-invasive monitoring and diagnostic tools, and telemedicine.
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While i understand that it is a part of learning CS, this book will not be easy someone new on the subject. This book is written in a relatively dense fashion, but when read in conjunction with the MITx 6. It’s a good book, a bit too academic and too abstract explaining OOP Saaya rated it really liked it Aug 15, Quotes from Introduction to C Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Both halves of the book use Python. Paperbackpages.