FAQ: Python Namespaces - Local Namespace

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Hi everyone! I actually do have a question. Talking of the inner workings - say I have the two functions

def divide(num1, num2):
  result = num1 / num2

def multiply(num1, num2):
  product = num1 * num2

with their according local namespaces:

{'result': 0.75, 'num2': 4, 'num1': 3}

{'product': 200, 'num2': 50, 'num1': 4}

How come the order of the dictionary items is just the opposite of what I would have expected?