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# Python: Split values into two groups, based on the result of the given filtering function

## Python List: Exercise - 217 with Solution

Write a Python program to split values into two groups, based on the result of the given filtering function.

• Use a list comprehension to add elements to groups, based on the value returned by fn for each element.
• If fn returns a truthy value for any element, add it to the first group, otherwise add it to the second group

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

``````def bifurcate_by(lst, fn):
return [
[x for x in lst if fn(x)],
[x for x in lst if not fn(x)]
]
print(bifurcate_by(['red', 'green', 'black', 'white'], lambda x: x == 'w'))
```
```

Sample Output:

```[['white'], ['red', 'green', 'black']]
```

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Decapitalizes the first letter of a string:

Example:

```def tips_decapitalize(s, upper_rest=False):
return s[:1].lower() + (s[1:].upper() if upper_rest else s[1:])
print(tips_decapitalize('PythonTips'))
print(tips_decapitalize('PythonTips', True))
```

Output:

```pythonTips
pYTHONTIPS
```

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