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## About this lesson

In this video, we discuss how to sort and order your data.

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## Quick reference

### Operations: Sorting, Ordering, and Finding Nulls

Sorting can be done using the sort_values() function.

### When to use

Use the sort_values function to sort and order data in a DataFrame.

### Instructions

To sort data in a particular column:

my_df.sort_values('Wed')

To sort data in a particular column in descending order:

my_df.sort_values('Wed', ascending=False)

### Hints & tips

- Ascending: my_df.sort_values('Wed')
- Descending: my_df.sort_values('Wed', ascending=False)

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