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 one year ago
Ola
does anyone know why "!=" sometimes does not work / is a problem? Cannot figure out whats the problem. :S
 one year ago
Ola does anyone know why "!=" sometimes does not work / is a problem? Cannot figure out whats the problem. :S

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darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Doesn't work in what way? Can you provide an example?

zlatandebian
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Its probably a syntax error you code, but provide an example so we can say it for sure.

guzdeh
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hey guys I wrote this: n = input("Enter an exponent calculation base: ") m = input("Enter an exponent value: ") exp = n ** m for n != 0: print(exp) And it returned an error, problems with "!=". :S Now I have another question: Where do we submit our homework? :O

darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for is used to repeat code usually 1 to n times...try: # if n is not 0 then print... if n != 0: print(exp) Hope this helps.

zlatandebian
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@guzdeh you can't use "for" loop in that why. Look at professors lectures where you will see somethin like: for x in y: We don't submit our homework and I don't believe we do at all but maybe that changes. @darren66w in homework it says to use for loop so your code can't be used properly :)

darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks. Haven't read that homework. Not used to deliberately writing code that won't work.

darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now I'm confused as the homework doesn't say you can't use a conditional statement. I think I would write the following: n = raw_input("Enter an exponent calculation base: ") m = raw_input("Enter an exponent value: ") n = int(n) m = int(m) #loop once for x in range(1,2): if n != 0: exp = n ** m print exp else: print 'base is 0'

zlatandebian
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0while I don't encourage posting finished codes I think it should be something like this: e = int(raw_input("Base:")) g = int(raw_input("Exp:")) for y in g,e: y = e**g print y break

darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0zlatandebian good solution; not used to using for loops like that.

zlatandebian
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@darren6w I can't say I am used to anything as this is my first true time doing coding, but I guess I will learn mistakes and make good solutions by trying stuff on my own :)

guzdeh
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey guys thanks a lot. :)

guzdeh
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0zlatan I am trying to reach you on skype. :)

saurav151
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@guzdeh your syntex of for is wrong. you should use ""if" statement at that place. structure of "for" is for(initial value;condition;increament).

darren66w
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just going through homework, I wonder if the following is what is actually required. Is definitely a more normal use of a for loop. NB code below does not work for negative exponents e.g. will require conditional statement to cover power of 2, 3... Also not sure how we know we have a suitable answer... base = int(raw_input("Base:")) exp = int(raw_input("Exp:")) for x in range(1,abs(exp)): base = base * base print base
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