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Python: Find maximum and the minimum value in a set

Python sets: Exercise-14 with Solution

Write a Python program to find maximum and the minimum value in a set.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

#Create a set
setn = {5, 10, 3, 15, 2, 20}
print("Original set elements:")
print(setn)
print(type(setn))
print("\nMaximum value of the said set:")
print(max(setn))
print("\nMinimum value of the said set:")
print(min(setn))

Sample Output:

Original set elements:
{2, 3, 5, 10, 15, 20}
<class 'set'>

Maximum value of the said set:
20

Minimum value of the said set:
2 

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