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Python: Create a dictionary from a string

Python dictionary: Exercise-24 with Solution

Write a Python program to create a dictionary from a string.

Note: Track the count of the letters from the string.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

from collections import defaultdict, Counter
str1 = 'w3resource' 
my_dict = {}
for letter in str1:
    my_dict[letter] = my_dict.get(letter, 0) + 1
print(my_dict)
  

Sample Output:

{'w': 1, '3': 1, 'r': 2, 'e': 2, 's': 1, 'o': 1, 'u': 1, 'c': 1}

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Python: Tips of the Day

Clamps num within the inclusive range specified by the boundary values x and y:

Example:

def tips_clamp_num(num,x,y):
  return max(min(num, max(x, y)), min(x, y))
print(tips_clamp_num(2, 4, 6))
print(tips_clamp_num(1, -1, -6))

Output:

4
-1