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Vicki Langer
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Charming the Python: Builtins and Variables

If coding tutorials with math examples are the bane of your existence, keep reading. This series uses relatable examples like dogs and cats.


Builtin Functions

print("words")
>>> words
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min(10, 20, 30, 40)
>>> 10
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max(10, 20, 30, 40)
>>> 40
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sum([10, 20, 30, 40])
>>> 100
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Variables

  • must start with a letter or underscore
  • cannot start with a number
  • only contain letters, numbers, and underscores
  • case-sensitive

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