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Python Exercise: Accept a hyphen-separated sequence of words as input and prints the sorted words

Python Functions: Exercise-15 with Solution

Write a Python program that accepts a hyphen-separated sequence of words as input and prints the words in a hyphen-separated sequence after sorting them alphabetically.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

items=[n for n in input().split('-')]
items.sort()
print('-'.join(items))

Sample Output:

green-red-black-white                                                                                         
black-green-red-white 

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Python: Tips of the Day

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