Total Python Noob
tlake at twcny.rr.com
Fri Oct 10 08:52:23 CEST 2008
"Chris Rebert" <clp at rebertia.com> wrote in message
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> On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 11:22 PM, Tom Lake <tlake at twcny.rr.com> wrote:
>> I have Python 2.6 installed on Vista Ultimate. When I try to calculate
>> sqrt (or any transcendental functions) I get the following error
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>> File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
>> NameError: name 'sqrt' is not defined
>> What am I doing wrong?
> They're not buitltin, they're in the 'math' module
> (http://docs.python.org/library/math.html#module-math), which you need
> to import.
> import math
> print math.sqrt(4)
> Please also Read the Fine Tutorial at:
Great! Thanks so much!
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