# How to Teach Computational Thinking

How to Teach Computational Thinking

Try It Yourself

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and code. You can run any piece of code by clicking

inside the code, then pressing +.

See here for a basic introduction.

and code. You can run any piece of code by clicking

inside the code, then pressing +.

See here for a basic introduction.

Compute 2+2:

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2+2

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4

Raise 12 to the power 123:

12^123

Make a list of numbers from 1 to 10:

Range[10]

Make a list of numbers from 1 to 1000:

Range[1000]

Plot the list of numbers:

ListPlot[Range[10]]

Make a table of the first 20 primes:

Table[Prime[n],{n,20}]

Plot the table of primes:

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ListPlot[Table[Prime[n],{n,20}]]

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A list of colors: