Python | Ranges and loops exercise | Count down from 10 to 1 so your rocket can blast off

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Software ==> Python  (25 exercises)
Version ==> Latest version
Topic ==> Ranges and loops  (4 exercises)
Level ==> Relatively easy
Classroom ==> Python programming
Online ==> Python programming

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The aim of this exercise is to count down as follows:

Counting down

Your program should count down from 10 to 1.

 

Create a program called Ignition sequence.py.  Within this create a loop which goes from 10 down to 1.  The syntax of the range function is as follows:

The range function

How to write a range function loop.

Within the loop, your program should print out the countdown number.  Here's a hint to show you how you could use the format function to display your results:

Example of format function

This program would print out a neatly formatted message.

Finish your program with a blast-off message, test it and close it down. 

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