Sometimes, while working with Python list, we can have a problem in which we need to extend a list in a very customized way. We may have to repeat contents of list and while doing that, each time new list must be a exponentiation of original list. This incremental expansion has applications in many domains. Let’s discuss a way in which this task can be performed.
Method : Using list comprehension
This task can be performed in a brute manner, but having a shorter implementation using list comprehension always is better. In this, we perform task in 2 steps, first we make a helper list to form a exponentiation factor list and then cumulate the result using original list.
The original list is : [4, 5, 6] List after extension and exponentiation : [4, 5, 6, 64, 125, 216, 262144, 1953125, 10077696, 18014398509481984, 7450580596923828125, 1023490369077469249536]
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