A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
nzweben
 2 years ago
need help with my function for p4 in pset 4:
for shift in range(28):
startpoint = start
switch = False
newtext= apply_shift(text[start: ], shift)
words = newtext.split()
for word in words:
if is_word(wordlist, word) == True:
startpoint = startpoint + len(word)
switch = True
if switch == True:
if startpoint == len(text):
return [(start, shift)]
else:
return [(start, shift)] + find_best_shifts(wordlist, text[0:start]+newtext, startpoint+1)
nzweben
 2 years ago
need help with my function for p4 in pset 4: for shift in range(28): startpoint = start switch = False newtext= apply_shift(text[start: ], shift) words = newtext.split() for word in words: if is_word(wordlist, word) == True: startpoint = startpoint + len(word) switch = True if switch == True: if startpoint == len(text): return [(start, shift)] else: return [(start, shift)] + find_best_shifts(wordlist, text[0:start]+newtext, startpoint+1)

This Question is Closed

andrew.m.higgs
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0An explanation of what is expected could be useful.

nzweben
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I figured out! Thank you

Gianko15
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is the hangman problem I think, if is the problem for the computer to find the best hand, you'll have to test each word, but before check the hand, so your range wouldn't be the 80K words.
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.