w3resource

Python: Search the numbers (0-9) of length between 1 to 3 in a given string

Python Regular Expression: Exercise-18 with Solution

Write Python program to search the numbers (0-9) of length between 1 to 3 in a given string.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

import re
results = re.finditer(r"([0-9]{1,3})", "Exercises number 1, 12, 13, and 345 are important")
print("Number of length 1 to 3")
for n in results:
     print(n.group(0))
	 

Sample Output:

Number of length 1 to 3                                                                                       
1                                                                                                             
12                                                                                                            
13                                                                                                            
345 

Pictorial Presentation:

Python: Regular Expression - Search the numbers (0-9) of length between 1 to 3 in a given string.

Flowchart:

Flowchart: Regular Expression - Search the numbers (0-9) of length between 1 to 3 in a given stringa given string.

Visualize Python code execution:

The following tool visualize what the computer is doing step-by-step as it executes the said program:

Python Code Editor:

Have another way to solve this solution? Contribute your code (and comments) through Disqus.

Previous: Write a Python program to check for a number at the end of a string.
Next: Write a Python program to search some literals strings in a string.

What is the difficulty level of this exercise?

Test your Python skills with w3resource's quiz



Python: Tips of the Day

Getting the last element of a list:

some_list[-1] is the shortest and most Pythonic.

In fact, you can do much more with this syntax. The some_list[-n] syntax gets the nth-to-last element. So some_list[-1] gets the last element, some_list[-2] gets the second to last, etc, all the way down to some_list[-len(some_list)], which gives you the first element.

You can also set list elements in this way. For instance:

>>> some_list = [1, 2, 3]
>>> some_list[-1] = 5 # Set the last element
>>> some_list[-2] = 3 # Set the second to last element
>>> some_list
[1, 3, 5]

Note that getting a list item by index will raise an IndexError if the expected item doesn't exist. This means that some_list[-1] will raise an exception if some_list is empty, because an empty list can't have a last element.

Ref: https://bit.ly/3d8TfFP