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Augmented assignments mutate PREMIUM

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Trey Hunner
3 min. read Watch as video Python 3.7—3.11

We have two types of changes in Python, assignments and mutations. Augmented assignment statements combine those two types of change.

Assignments change which object a variable points to

We've assigned both numbers and numbers2 to the same list:

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