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## Python Datetime: Exercise-32 with Solution

Write a Python program to calculate a number of days between two dates.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

``````import datetime
from datetime import date
def differ_days(date1, date2):

a = date1
b = date2
return (a-b).days
print()
print(differ_days((date(2016,10,12)), date(2015,12,10)))
print(differ_days((date(2016,3,23)), date(2017,12,10)))
print()
```
```

Sample Output:

```307
-627
```

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