[Tutor] equality check difference

Chris Fuller cfuller084 at thinkingplanet.net
Sun Apr 20 04:30:43 CEST 2014

Something I forgot to add.  This idea of side-effects with the conditionals is 
actually the whole point of the Python built-in functinos any() and all().  
any() will evaluate a generator expression and stops when one of them 
evaluates to True, and all() works the same, but stops when a False is 
encountered.  If you google these, you are bound to find some helpful examples 
and explanations.

For example,


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