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x = 5
if 8 % 4:
    x = x - 1
elif 3 < 4 / 2:
    x = x - 2
elif "t":
    x = x - 3
    x = x - 4
print (x)

What I have tried:

I think of the result is 1 but the result is 2.
I do not understand the meaning of below statements:
elif 3 < 4 / 2:
    x = x - 2
Updated 1-Jan-21 15:58pm

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I do not understand the meaning of below statements:
elif 3 < 4 / 2:
    x = x - 2

Is it better like that ?
elif 3 < (4 / 2):
    x = x - 2

Read about "operator precedence" to understand how expressions works.

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