Jupyter Snippet NP ch01-Markdown

Jupyter Snippet NP ch01-Markdown

IPython notebook Markdown summary

Robert Johansson

Source code listings for Numerical Python - Scientific Computing and Data Science Applications with Numpy, SciPy and Matplotlib (ISBN 978-1-484242-45-2).

Test notebook for Markdown table in Chapter 1.


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def func(x):
    return x ** 2


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\begin{eqnarray} x = 2 \end{eqnarray}

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\begin{align} x = 3 \end{align}

\begin{align} x = 3 \end{align}


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