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Héctor Pascual

Python:

import re

checkbook = """1233.00
125 Hardware;! 24.8?;
123 Flowers 93.5
127 Meat 120.90
120 Picture 34.00
124 Gasoline 11.00
123 Photos;! 71.4?;
122 Picture 93.5
132 Tires;! 19.00,?;
129 Stamps 13.6
129 Fruits{} 17.6
129 Market;! 128.00?;
121 Gasoline;! 13.6?;"""

def parse_checkbook():
    check_list = checkbook.split('\n')
    check_list_alphanum = [re.sub(r'[^\d\w.\s]', '', line) for line in check_list]
    balance = check_list_alphanum[0]
    prices = []
    for row in check_list_alphanum:
        m = re.search(r' (\d.*)', row)
        if m is not None:
            prices.append(m.group(0))

    result = []
    check_list_iter = iter(check_list_alphanum)
    next(check_list_iter)
    prices_iter = iter(prices)
    result.append("Original_Balance : {}\n".format(balance))
    for row in check_list_iter:
        balance = "{0:.2f}".format(float(balance) - float(next(prices_iter)))
        new_row = row + " Balance: {}".format(balance)
        result.append(new_row+'\n')
    prices = [float(p) for p in prices]
    result.append("Total expense : {0:.2f}\n".format(sum(prices)))
    result.append("Average expense : {0:.2f}\n".format(sum(prices)//len(prices)))
    result = ''.join(result)
    return result
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