5.15. Chapter Assessment¶
This summer I will be travelling. I will go to... Italy: Rome Greece: Athens England: London, Manchester France: Paris, Nice, Lyon Spain: Madrid, Barcelona, Granada Austria: Vienna I will probably not even want to come back! However, I wonder how I will get by with all the different languages. I only know English!
Writing essays for school can be difficult but many students find that by researching their topic that they have more to say and are better informed. Here are the university we require many undergraduate students to take a first year writing requirement so that they can have a solid foundation for their writing skills. This comes in handy for many students. Different schools have different requirements, but everyone uses writing at some point in their academic career, be it essays, research papers, technical write ups, or scripts.
Sad upset blue down melancholy somber bitter troubled Angry mad enraged irate irritable wrathful outraged infuriated Happy cheerful content elated joyous delighted lively glad Confused disoriented puzzled perplexed dazed befuddled Excited eager thrilled delighted Scared afraid fearful panicked terrified petrified startled Nervous anxious jittery jumpy tense uneasy apprehensive
travel_plans.txt, contains the summer travel plans for someone with some commentary. Find the total number of characters in the file and save to the variable
We have provided a file called
emotion_words.txt that contains lines of words that describe emotions. Find the total number of words in the file and assign this value to the variable
Assign to the variable
num_lines the number of lines in the file
Assign the first 30 characters of
school_prompt.txt as a string to the variable
Challenge: Using the file
school_prompt.txt, assign the third word of every line to a list called
Challenge: Create a list called
emotions that contains the first word of every line in
Assign the first 33 characters from the textfile,
travel_plans.txt to the variable
Challenge: Using the file
school_prompt.txt, if the character ‘p’ is in a word, then add the word to a list called
Read in the contents of the file
SP500.txt which has monthly data for 2016 and 2017 about the S&P 500 closing prices as well as some other financial indicators, including the “Long Term Interest Rate”, which is interest rate paid on 10-year U.S. government bonds.
Write a program that computes the average closing price (the second column, labeled SP500) and the highest long-term interest rate. Both should be computed only for the period from June 2016 through May 2017. Save the results in the variables
Date,SP500,Dividend,Earnings,Consumer Price Index,Long Interest Rate,Real Price,Real Dividend,Real Earnings,PE10 1/1/2016,1918.6,43.55,86.5,236.92,2.09,2023.23,45.93,91.22,24.21 2/1/2016,1904.42,43.72,86.47,237.11,1.78,2006.62,46.06,91.11,24 3/1/2016,2021.95,43.88,86.44,238.13,1.89,2121.32,46.04,90.69,25.37 4/1/2016,2075.54,44.07,86.6,239.26,1.81,2167.27,46.02,90.43,25.92 5/1/2016,2065.55,44.27,86.76,240.23,1.81,2148.15,46.04,90.23,25.69 6/1/2016,2083.89,44.46,86.92,241.02,1.64,2160.13,46.09,90.1,25.84 7/1/2016,2148.9,44.65,87.64,240.63,1.5,2231.13,46.36,91,26.69 8/1/2016,2170.95,44.84,88.37,240.85,1.56,2251.95,46.51,91.66,26.95 9/1/2016,2157.69,45.03,89.09,241.43,1.63,2232.83,46.6,92.19,26.73 10/1/2016,2143.02,45.25,90.91,241.73,1.76,2214.89,46.77,93.96,26.53 11/1/2016,2164.99,45.48,92.73,241.35,2.14,2241.08,47.07,95.99,26.85 12/1/2016,2246.63,45.7,94.55,241.43,2.49,2324.83,47.29,97.84,27.87 1/1/2017,2275.12,45.93,96.46,242.84,2.43,2340.67,47.25,99.24,28.06 2/1/2017,2329.91,46.15,98.38,243.6,2.42,2389.52,47.33,100.89,28.66 3/1/2017,2366.82,46.38,100.29,243.8,2.48,2425.4,47.53,102.77,29.09 4/1/2017,2359.31,46.66,101.53,244.52,2.3,2410.56,47.67,103.74,28.9 5/1/2017,2395.35,46.94,102.78,244.73,2.3,2445.29,47.92,104.92,29.31 6/1/2017,2433.99,47.22,104.02,244.96,2.19,2482.48,48.16,106.09,29.75 7/1/2017,2454.1,47.54,105.04,244.79,2.32,2504.72,48.52,107.21,30 8/1/2017,2456.22,47.85,106.06,245.52,2.21,2499.4,48.69,107.92,29.91 9/1/2017,2492.84,48.17,107.08,246.82,2.2,2523.31,48.76,108.39,30.17 10/1/2017,2557,48.42,108.01,246.66,2.36,2589.89,49.05,109.4,30.92 11/1/2017,2593.61,48.68,108.95,246.67,2.35,2626.9,49.3,110.35,31.3 12/1/2017,2664.34,48.93,109.88,246.52,2.4,2700.13,49.59,111.36,32.09