FAQ: Learn Python: Loops - Infinite Loops

This community-built FAQ covers the “Infinite Loops” exercise from the lesson “Learn Python: Loops”.

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6 posts were split to a new topic: Why isn’t one of my lists being printed?

3 posts were split to a new topic: This was my solution

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I’m having trouble understanding the syntax for this exercise.

my_favorite_numbers = [4, 8, 15, 16, 42]

for number in my_favorite_numbers:

Does this mean that every time the loop runs, the number one is added to the list? (4, 8, 15, 16, 42, 1, 1, 1…)