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Python: Suspend execution of a given script a given number of seconds

Python Datetime: Exercise-58 with Solution

Write a Python program that can suspend execution of a given script a given number of seconds.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

import time
for x in range(4):
   time.sleep(3)
   print("Sorry, Slept for 3 seconds...")

Sample Output:

Sorry, Slept for 3 seconds...
Sorry, Slept for 3 seconds...
Sorry, Slept for 3 seconds...
Sorry, Slept for 3 seconds... 

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