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Python: Multiply all the items in a list

Python List: Exercise-2 with Solution

Write a Python program to multiply all the items in a list.

Example - 1 :

Python: Multiply all the items in a list

Example - 2 :

Python: Multiply all the items in a list

Example - 3 :

Python: Multiply all the items in a list

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

def multiply_list(items):
    tot = 1
    for x in items:
        tot *= x
    return tot
print(multiply_list([1,2,-8]))

Sample Output:

-16

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Flowchart: Multiply all the items in a list

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Python: Tips of the Day

Floor Division:

When we speak of division we normally mean (/) float division operator, this will give a precise result in float format with decimals.

For a rounded integer result there is (//) floor division operator in Python. Floor division will only give integer results that are round numbers.

print(1000 // 300)
print(1000 / 300)

Output:

3
3.3333333333333335