Problem Set 3 - Due Tue Feb 15 at 23:00


  1. Slides and notebooks from Lec 3/4/5.
  2. Problems and solutions from Lab 2 and Lab 3.
  3. Turtle reference documentation or wavesynth reference documentation.
  4. Think Python, Chapter 3 covers functions, and Think Python, Chapter 6 covers fruitful functions, although sections 6.4 through 6.6 are material that we'll cover later.
  5. If you prefer an audio format, our podcast The Path to Programming has an episode for this week on Defining Functions.


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About this Problem Set

This problem set will give you more practice with custom functions, including fruitful functions which use turtle or wavesynth.

If you want to find a partner to work with for this problem set, use this Google Sheet to do so.


Time Estimate

Our per-task estimate for this pset is 2-4 hours, and our estimate for total time spent across all tasks is 5–10 hours, plus up to an hour of reading.

How to turn in this Problem Set