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Python Python Collections (2016, retired 2019) Slices Slice Functions

Trevor McGill
Trevor McGill
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Slices Error: "Didn't get the right items from first_4"

I think I've coded the function correctly, but I can't seem to understand what's wrong my slice...

slices.py
def first_4(items):
    items = []
    return items[:4]

1 Answer

You are re-assigning items with this line

items = []

losing whatever information is being passed in. Remove that and you should be ok.