19. Sample code quick q


Hi, just a quick question about the sample code in section 19 (the final section) of functions - is it right?

What would this bit do? Is it checking the type and returning at the same time or something?

def is_numeric(num):
    return type(num) == int or type(num) == float:


Is bumping allowed on this forum? Couldn't see it forbidden and I'm still interested in an answer to my question, so I'm bumping this. Any answers to my original q?


Bumping is not prohibited, as least not in a case such as this where you are still awaiting answer. It would be considered on a case by case basis.

The expression is evaluated, first, then the yield gets returned. The return value will be a boolean.

We would not have a colon in this statement.


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