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Noor Hafiza Binti Ibrahim11,712 Points
Create a function called pop. It will take 2 parameters, a list and an index. For example: [1,2,3], 1 Your function wil
Bummer: Uh oh, I didn't get the correct value returned. It should have been [5, 6, 7, 9]. Instead, it was 8
# enter your code below def pop(list, index): try: return list.pop(index) except IndexError as error: return ('Invalid Index')
Chris FreemanTreehouse Moderator 67,982 Points
Hey Noor Hafiza Binti Ibrahim, you are very close!
pop() return the item popped and modified the list
newlist contains the popped item and not the new list. change the returned item to
list instead of
Also, it is not the best choice to use the name of a built-in type
list as a variable name. This overrides the name locally to the function and prevents
list() from working. Try using
Post back if you need more help. Good luck!!