```
https://www.codecademy.com/courses/python-intermediate-en-rCQKw/2/5?curriculum_id=4f89dab3d788890003000096
def median(unsorted_list):
sorted_list = sorted(unsorted_list)
if len(sorted_list) % 2 != 0:
index = int(len(sorted_list) / 2)
median = sorted_list[index]
print median
if len(sorted_list) % 2 == 0:
index_1 = int(len(sorted_list) / 2)
index_2 = index_1 -1
subtotal = (sorted_list[index_1] + sorted_list[index_2])
median = subtotal / 2
print subtotal, median, 9/2 # I used this line to see what was going on with my code, and it resulted that 9 / 2 = 4 instead of 4.5 Why is that happening?
return median
print median([4,5,5,4])
Oops, try again. median([4, 5, 5, 4]) returned 4 instead of 4.5
```

# Median

**dima100**#1

**stetim94**#2

here:

`median = subtotal / 2`

dividing an integer by an integer results in a integer, if needs be the number is floored