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(:title Tank Overflow Analysis: Python Programming Introduction:)
(:keywords introduction, Python, engineering, nonlinear, optimization, engineering optimization, university course:)
(:description Python Programming Introduction - Problem-Solving Techniques for Chemical Engineers at Brigham Young University:)

Below is an example problem that demonstrates whether a tank of particular dimensions will overflow with a certain amount of time. The tutorial shows how to define variables, perform volume calculations, determine whether the tank will overflow with an IF statement, and print out a message.

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This same example problem is also demonstrated with [[Main/VbaMacro|Visual Basic for Applications in Excel]] and in the [[Main/MatlabProgram|MATLAB scripting language]]

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