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# Python: Find a tuple, the smallest second index value from a list of tuples

## Python List: Exercise - 60 with Solution

Write a Python program to find a tuple, the smallest second index value from a list of tuples.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

``````x = [(4, 1), (1, 2), (6, 0)]
print(min(x, key=lambda n: (n[1], -n[0])))
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Sample Output:

```(6, 0)
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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```