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P: 26/11/2018

Master in Informatics and Computing Engineering
Programming Fundamentals
Instance: 2018/2019

Practical work #9 :: Week of 26/11/2018


By the end of this class, the student should be able to:

  • Work with operations on values of compound type Dictionary
  • Use the main methods available to work with dictionaries.


  1. Brad Miller and David Ranum, Learning with Python: Interactive Edition. Based on material by Jeffrey Elkner, Allen B. Downey, and Chris Meyers [HTML] (Chapter 12)
  2. Peter Wentworth, Jeffrey Elkner, Allen B. Downey, and Chris Meyers, How to Think Like a Computer Scientist — Learning with Python 3 (RLE), 2012, [HTML] (Chapter 20)


  1. Study the bibliography available on the class topic
  2. Download the PDF of the Recitation and away programming assignments (RE) of the week
  3. Start answering the exercises of the assignment
  4. Test your solutions to the exercises at FPROtest1)
  5. When ready, before the deadline, go to Moodle to submit


  • FPRO, "Assignment #9: Dictionaries", RE09: Dictionaries
  • FPRO, "Moodle task for this week", available online at Moodle
  • FPRO, "FPRO Playground", FPROplay2)
  • J. Correia Lopes, Lecture #14 – Dictionaries, 2018, available online at FPRO's wiki


  • Working with Dictionaries. Operations on Dictionaries. Methods available for dictionary objects.

FPRO, 2018/19

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