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Python: Sort a list of nested dictionaries

Python List: Exercise - 50 with Solution

Write a Python program to sort a list of nested dictionaries.

Python: Sort a list of nested dictionaries

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

my_list = [{'key': {'subkey': 1}}, {'key': {'subkey': 10}}, {'key': {'subkey': 5}}]
print("Original List: ")
print(my_list)
my_list.sort(key=lambda e: e['key']['subkey'], reverse=True)
print("Sorted List: ")
print(my_list)

Sample Output:

Original List:                                                                                                
[{'key': {'subkey': 1}}, {'key': {'subkey': 10}}, {'key': {'subkey': 5}}]                                     
Sorted List:                                                                                                  
[{'key': {'subkey': 10}}, {'key': {'subkey': 5}}, {'key': {'subkey': 1}}]  

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Flowchart: Sort a list of nested dictionaries

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Checks if the given number falls within the given range.

Example:

def tips_range(n, start, end = 0):
  return start <= n <= end if end >= start else end <= n <= start
print(tips_range(2, 4, 6))
print(tips_range(4, 8))
print(tips_range(1, 3, 5))
print(tips_range(1, 3))

Output:

False
True
False
True