I have the general idea of how to do this in Java, but I am learning Python and not sure how to do it.
I need to implement a function that returns a list containing every other element of the list, starting with the first element.
Thus far, I have and not sure how to do from here since I am just learning how for-loops in Python are different:
def altElement(a): b =  for i in a: b.append(a) print b
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~ Asked on 2012-01-14 22:29:28
def altElement(a): return a[::2]
~ Answered on 2012-01-14 22:34:19
start_index defaults to
end_index defaults to the
~ Answered on 2012-01-14 22:33:39