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Python: Select the odd items of a list

Python List: Exercise - 46 with Solution

Write a Python program to select the odd items of a list.

Pictorial Presentation of Odd Numbers:

Odd Numbers

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

x = [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]
print(x[::2])

Sample Output:

[1, 3, 5, 7, 9] 

Flowchart:

Flowchart: Select the odd items of a list

Odd Numbers between 1 to 100:

Odd Numbers between 1 to 100

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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