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Python: Test the third Tuesday of a month

Python Datetime: Exercise-20 with Solution

Write a Python program to test the third Tuesday of a month.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

from datetime import datetime 
def is_third_tuesday(s):
    d = datetime.strptime(s, '%b %d, %Y')
    return d.weekday() == 1 and 14 < d.day < 22

print(is_third_tuesday('Jun 23, 2015')) #False
print(is_third_tuesday('Jun 16, 2015')) #True 
print(is_third_tuesday('Jul 21, 2015')) #False

Sample Output:

False                                                                
True                                                                 
True

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Flowchart: Test the third Tuesday of a month.

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