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Use the [] operator on the tuple to Slice the tuple in Python. If using a positive number, it slices that index from the tuple counting from the left. Or if it’s a negative number, it fetches that index from the tuple counting from the right.

If you want to get a part of the tuple, use the slicing operator.


Read: Slice notation

Example Slice tuple Python

Simple example code.

If we don’t mention the start value the range by default starts from the first term.

my_tuple = ('A', 'B', 'C', 'D')




Slice tuple Python

Ues tuple[start:stop] the start index is inclusive and the stop index

my_tuple = ('A', 'B', 'C', 'D', 'E')

res = my_tuple[3:5]


Output: (‘D’, ‘E’)

If the stop value is not used then the range by default ends at the last term.

my_tuple = ('A', 'B', 'C', 'D', 'E')

res = my_tuple[1:]


Output: (‘B’, ‘C’, ‘D’, ‘E’)

Do comment if you have any doubts or suggestions on this Python tuple topic.

Note: IDE: PyCharm 2021.3.3 (Community Edition)

Windows 10

Python 3.10.1

All Python Examples are in Python 3, so Maybe its different from python 2 or upgraded versions.

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