Max Møller Rasmussen
maxm at normik.dk
Thu Sep 28 14:44:43 CEST 2000
From: shindich at my-deja.com [mailto:shindich at my-deja.com]
>Huh? Since when do you need to write separate functions for adding
>numbers and strings in Python? The buty of the language is that you can
>write template-like function easily.
>The following function will do the job:
Shure can, but I was not trying to write clever code, I was trying to teach
My experience from my teaching days has shown me that I don't come across
more clearly by showing the answer as a more complicated example than the
one the student allready had trouble understanding.
If somebody has trouble understanding a problem, split it up in more simple
subproblems, don't show what can be done if you allready understand the
Lecturing'ly yours - Max M
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