Python List max() Method with example



Hello dear readers! Welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on Python. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be discussing about the Python List max() method.

The Python List max() method returns the elements from the list with maximum value.

Syntax

The following below is the syntax for Python List max() method -

max( list)

RECOMMENDED POST: Python List len() Method

Parameter Details

  • list - List from which the max value elements is to be returned.

Return Value

This function returns the elements from the list with maximum value. 

Example

The following below is a simple example -

#!/usr/bin/python

list1, list2 = [123, 'xyz', 'paul', 'abc'], [456, 700, 200]
print "Max value element : ", max(list1)
print "Max value element : ", max(list2)

Output
Below is the output of the above example -

Max value element :  paul
Max value element :  700


Alright guys! This is where we are rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the Python List min() method.

Feel free to ask your questions where necessary and i will attend to them as soon as possible. If this tutorial was helpful to you, you can use the share button to share this tutorial.

Follow us on our various social media platforms to stay updated with our latest tutorials. You can also subscribe to our newsletter in order to get our tutorials delivered directly to your emails.

Thanks for reading and bye for now.