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Python

youssef b10ta
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youssef b10ta
Courses Plus Student 2,755 Points

why here the output is True:?? "python" > "chocolate"

why the value of this syntax is True i don't understand it ? dose python automatically calculate the length of the strings ?

"python" > "chocolate"

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
228,991 Points

When you compare strings, it's not the length but the alphabetic order that is being tested. Since a word starting with "p" comes after a word starting with "c", it is considered to be "greater than".