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# Python Exercise: Print alphabet pattern X

## Python Conditional: Exercise - 29 with Solution

Write a Python program to print alphabet pattern 'X'.

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Sample Solution:

Python Code:

``````result_str="";
for row in range(0,7):
for column in range(0,7):
if (((column == 1 or column == 5) and (row > 4 or row < 2)) or row == column and column > 0 and column < 6 or (column == 2 and row == 4) or (column == 4 and row == 2)):
result_str=result_str+"*"
else:
result_str=result_str+" "
result_str=result_str+"\n"
print(result_str);
```
```

Sample Output:

``` *   *
*   *
* *
*
* *
*   *
*   *  ```

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## Python: Tips of the Day

Returns a list with n elements removed from the beginning

Example:

```def tips_take(itr, n = 1):
return itr[:n]
print(tips_take([1, 2, 3], 5))
print(tips_take([1, 2, 3], 0))
```

Output:

```[1, 2, 3]
[]
```