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# how do you get a function to take values from a list

def add_list(list1): for number in list1: print(number) sum_of_list = number+number return sum_of_list

functions.py
```# add_list([1, 2, 3]) should return 6
# summarize([1, 2, 3]) should return "The sum of [1, 2, 3] is 6."
# Note: both functions will only take *one* argument each.
for number in list1:
sum_of_list = number+number
return sum_of_list
```

In your code example, you have effectively created a sum_of_list variable scoped to the for loop. Also the return statement is in the for loop. You need to declare the sum_of_list variable before the start of the for loop, then in the for loop keep adding number to sum_of_list, and then return sum_of_list outside of the loop:

```# add_list([1, 2, 3]) should return 6
# summarize([1, 2, 3]) should return "The sum of [1, 2, 3] is 6."
# Note: both functions will only take *one* argument each.