The Python range() Function

Austin Cepalia

Austin Cepalia 7 Lessons 22m
basics python

Python’s built-in range function is handy when you need to perform an action a specific number of times. As an experienced Pythonista, you’ve most likely used it before. But what does it do?

By the end of this course, you’ll:

  • Understand how the Python range function works
  • Know how the implementations differ in Python 2 and Python 3
  • Have seen a number of hands-on range() examples
  • Be equipped to work around some of its limitations

Let’s get cracking!

About Austin Cepalia

Austin Cepalia

Austin is a video tutorial author at Real Python. He's currently a sophomore working toward a degree in computer science at Rochester Institute of Technology.

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