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Python Exercise: Shallow copy of sets

Python sets: Exercise-11 with Solution

Write a Python program to create a shallow copy of sets.

Note : Shallow copy is a bit-wise copy of an object. A new object is created that has an exact copy of the values in the original object.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

setp = set(["Red", "Green"])
setq = set(["Green", "Red"])
#A shallow copy
setr = setp.copy()
print(setr)

Sample Output:

{'Red', 'Green'}

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NumPy Sets: Shallow copy of sets.

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Python: Tips of the Day

Returns True if there are duplicate values in a flat list, False otherwise

Example:

def tips_duplicates(lst):
  return len(lst) != len(set(lst))

x = [2, 4, 6, 8, 4, 2]
y = [1, 3, 5, 7, 9]
print(tips_duplicates(x))
print(tips_duplicates(y))

Output:

True
False