Python 3 - List list() Method


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Description

The list() method takes sequence types and converts them to lists. This is used to convert a given tuple into list.

Note − Tuple are very similar to lists with only difference that element values of a tuple can not be changed and tuple elements are put between parentheses instead of square bracket. This function also converts characters in a string into a list.

Syntax

Following is the syntax for list() method −

list( seq )

Parameters

seq − This is a tuple or string to be converted into list.

Return Value

This method returns the list.

Example

The following example shows the usage of list() method.

#!/usr/bin/python3

aTuple = (123, 'C++', 'Java', 'Python')
list1 = list(aTuple)
print ("List elements : ", list1)

str = "Hello World"

list2 = list(str)
print ("List elements : ", list2)

Result

When we run above program, it produces the following result −

List elements :  [123, 'C++', 'Java', 'Python']
List elements :  ['H', 'e', 'l', 'l', 'o', ' ', 'W', 'o', 'r', 'l', 'd']
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