Learn Python in Y Minutes

Get started learning Python in your browser with nothing to install.

Learn Python in Y Minutes

Getting started learning a language can be tough. Not everyone has the time to do a multi-hour course or read a multi-hundred page book.

The 'Learn X in Y Minutes' series of tutorials provides a great starting point with no-nonsense introductions that get you going with the basics of a language.

To make it as easy as possible, we've created a version of this introductory tutorial for Python running on Google's Colaboratory (Colab) Notebook service.

Nothing to install on your machine. All you need is a Google account.

Learn Python in Y Minutes : Google Colab

Just follow this link.

It's not possible to properly teach some concepts - classes and inheritance for example - with just a few lines of code. Nonetheless, it's a great way for beginners to get started in just a few minutes.

Even if you know Python, but don't know Google's Colab, then it's a useful way to get familiar with this hosted notebook environment.

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