# Numpy Arrays

## Welcome to Week 6!

Welcome to Week 6 of the Earth Analytics Bootcamp course! This week, you will learn about a commonly used data structure in Python for scientific data: numpy arrays. You will write `Python`

code to import text data (.txt and .csv) as `numpy arrays`

and to manipulate, summarize, and plot data in `numpy arrays`

.

## Learning Objectives

After completing the lessons for 6, you will be able to:

- Define a data structure in
`Python`

(e.g. lists,`numpy arrays`

) - Explain the differences between
`Python`

lists and`numpy arrays`

- Write
`Python`

code to import text data (.txt and .csv) into`numpy arrays`

- Write
`Python`

code to manipulate, summarize, and plot data in`numpy arrays`

## Homework Assignment

Click here to view the GitHub Repo with the assignment template.

## Earth Data Science Textbook Readings

Please read the following chapters to support completing this week’s assignment:

## Example Homework Plots

The plots below are examples of what your plot could look like. Feel free to customize or modify plot settings as you see fit!