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Pandas Python Library for Beginners in Data Science
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Pandas Python Library for Beginners in Data Science

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1 hour
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4.4

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What you'll learn

  • Learn how to clean data using pandas.

  • Learn how to do basic data preprocessing.

  • Learn how to handle quantitative data (numeric data) and qualitative data (text data) with pandas.

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.4

(317 reviews)

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Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Three methods of creating a series.

  2. Two methods of creating data frames.

  3. Importing/exporting different types of data files and viewing rows.

  4. Get a summary of the data & view column names and data types.

  5. Calculate mean & cumulative sum. Determine minimum & maximum values.

  6. String operations such as converting to uppercase letters , lowercase letters, swap case, finding the length of a string, splitting strings and detecting unique values.

  7. Repeating strings.

Recommended experience

To get the most out of this project, it is best if you know basic Python programming , basic Numpy and how to use Jupyter notebooks.

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Vinita Silaparasetty
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