Can you pass functions as arguments?
Mon Dec 19 08:18:48 CET 2005
bobueland at yahoo.com writes:
> I want to calculate f(0) + f(1) + ...+ f(100) over some function f
> which I can change. So I would like to create a function taking f as
> argument giving back the sum. How do you do that in Python?
You can just pass f as an argument. The following is not the most
concise or general way, it just shows how you can pass a function.
def sum100(f): # f(0)+f(1)+...+f(100)
s = 0
for i in xrange(101):
s += f(i)
print sum100(square) # pass square as an argument
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