FAQ: Code Challenge: Python Functions - Remainder


This community-built FAQ covers the “Remainder” exercise from the lesson “Code Challenge: Python Functions”.

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Write your remainder function here:

def remainder(num1, num2):
** twice = num1 * 2**
** half = num2 / 2**
** result = twice % half**
** return result**

Uncomment these function calls to test your remainder function:

print(remainder(15, 14))

should print 2

print(remainder(9, 6))

should print 0