Python Quizzes

Check your Python learning progress and take your skills to the next level with Real Python’s interactive quizzes.

Real Python Quizzes

We created these online Python quizzes as a fun way for you to check your learning progress and to test your skills.

Each quiz takes you through a series of questions. Some of them are multiple choice, some will ask you to type in an answer, and some will require you to write actual Python code. As you make your way through each quiz, it keeps score of which questions you answered correctly.

At the end of each quiz you receive a grade based on your result. If you don’t score 100% on your first try—don’t fret! These quizzes are meant to challenge you and it’s expected that you go through them several times, improving your score with each run.

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Async IO in Python: A Complete Walkthrough

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of async IO in Python. With this knowledge, you'll be able to understand the language-agnostic paradigm of asynchronous IO, use the async/await keywords to define coroutines, and use the asyncio package to run and manage coroutines.

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Basic Data Types in Python

Test your understanding of the basic data types that are built into Python, like numbers, strings, and Booleans.

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Beautiful Soup: Build a Web Scraper With Python

In this quiz, you'll revisit the main steps of the web scraping process. You'll learn how to write a script that uses Python's Requests library to scrape data from a website. You'll also use Beautiful Soup to extract the specific pieces of information that you're interested in.

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Context Managers and Python's with Statement

In this quiz, you'll assess your understanding of the Python with statement and context managers. By mastering these concepts, you'll be able to write more expressive code and manage system resources more effectively, avoiding resource leaks and ensuring proper setup and teardown of external resources.

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Decorators

In this quiz, you'll revisit the foundational concepts of what Python decorators are and how to create and use them.

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Defining Main Functions in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of the Python main() function and the special __name__ variable. With this knowledge, you'll be able to understand the best practices for defining main() in Python.

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Documenting Python Code: A Complete Guide

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of documenting Python code. With this knowledge, you'll be able to effectively document your Python scripts and projects, making them more understandable and maintainable.

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Effective Testing with Pytest

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of pytest, a Python testing tool. With this knowledge, you'll be able to write more efficient and effective tests, ensuring your code behaves as expected.

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Getters and Setters: Manage Attributes in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python's getter and setter methods, as well as properties. You'll learn when to use these tools and how they can help maintain encapsulation in your classes.

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How to Check if a Python String Contains a Substring

In this quiz, you'll check your understanding of the best way to check whether a Python string contains a substring. You'll also revisit idiomatic ways to inspect the substring further, match substrings with conditions using regular expressions, and search for substrings in pandas.

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How to Run Your Python Scripts

One of the most important skills you need to build as a Python developer is to be able to run Python scripts and code. Test your understanding on how good you are with running your code.

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HTTP Requests With the "requests" Library

Test your understanding of the Python "requests" library for making HTTP requests and interacting with web services.

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Implementing an Interface in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python interfaces and their role in software engineering. You'll learn how interfaces can help manage complexity in a growing application and how to implement them in Python.

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Linear Regression in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your knowledge of linear regression in Python. Linear regression is one of the fundamental statistical and machine learning techniques, and Python is a popular choice for machine learning.

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Logging in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python's logging module. With this knowledge, you'll be able to add logging to your applications, which can help you debug errors, and analyze performance.

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Python and REST APIs: Interacting With Web Services

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of REST APIs and how to interact with them using Python. With this knowledge, you'll be able to retrieve, parse, update, and manipulate data provided by any RESTful API that you're interested in.

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Python args and kwargs: Demystified

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of how to use *args and **kwargs in Python. With this knowledge, you'll be able to add more flexibility to your functions.

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Python Basics: Building Systems With Classes

You can use classes to build complex systems in Python. By composing classes, inheriting from other classes, and overriding class behavior, you'll harness the power of object-oriented programming (OOP).

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Python Basics: Code Your First Python Program

With Python installed, you’re ready ready to start coding! It's time to write your first Python program.

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Python Basics: Conditional Logic and Control Flow

With conditional logic, you can write programs that perform different actions based on different conditions. Paired with functions and loops, conditional logic allows you to write complex programs that can handle many different situations.

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Python Basics: Dictionaries

Python dictionaries, like lists and tuples, store a collection of objects. However, instead of storing objects in a sequence, dictionaries hold information in pairs of data called key-value pairs.

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Python Basics: File System Operations

The pathlib module allows you to carry out file path operations with Python. These operations include creating, iterating over, searching for, moving, and deleting files and folders.

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Python Basics: Finding and Fixing Code Bugs

Logic errors occur when an otherwise valid program doesn't do what was intended. They cause unexpected behaviors called bugs. Removing bugs is called debugging, and a debugger is a tool that helps you hunt down bugs and understand why they're happening.

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Python Basics: Functions and Loops

Functions break code into smaller chunks and are great for defining actions that a program will execute several times throughout your code. Instead of writing the same code each time the program needs to perform the same task, just call the function!

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Python Basics: Installing Packages With pip Quiz

Even though Python is famous for coming with batteries included, you'll still find yourself in need of a third-party library from time to time. You can install such packages with pip.

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Python Basics: Modules and Packages

You can build an application by putting related code into separate files called modules. Then, you can use the import statement to use modules in another file.

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Python Basics: Numbers and Math

You don't need to be a math whiz to program well, but numbers are an integral part of any programming language. Python is no exception.

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Python Basics: Object-Oriented Programming

OOP, or object-oriented programming, is a method of structuring a program by bundling related properties and behaviors into individual objects. In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of OOP.

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Python Basics: Reading and Writing Files Quiz

By reading and writing files, you can move data back and forth between your Python programs and external software. The CSV file format is particularly useful, as it's one of the most widely supported file formats for transferring tabular data.

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Python Basics: Scopes

To fully understand functions and loops in Python, you need to be familiar with the issue of scope, which determines where a name is visible within your program.

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Python Basics: Strings and String Methods

Strings are a fundamental data type in Python. In simplified terms, strings are collections of text, and they show up in many contexts. For example, strings can come from user input, data read from a file, or messages sent by equipment talking over a network.

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Python Classes - The Power of Object-Oriented Programming

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python classes. With this knowledge, you'll be able to define reusable pieces of code that encapsulate data and behavior in a single entity, model real-world objects, and solve complex problems.

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Python Concurrency

This is a quiz that will review topics covered in our Speed Up Your Python Program With Concurrency tutorial.

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Python Conditional Statements

Test your understanding of Python conditional statements

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Python Dictionaries

Test your understanding of Python dictionaries

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Python Dictionary Iteration

Dictionaries are one of the most important and useful data structures in Python. Learning how to iterate through a Dictionary can help you solve a wide variety of programming problems in an efficient way. Test your understanding on how you can use them better!

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Python Exceptions: An Introduction

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python exceptions. You'll cover the difference between syntax errors and exceptions and learn how to raise exceptions, make assertions, and use the try and except block.

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Python Folium: Create Web Maps From Your Data

Python’s Folium library gives you access to the mapping strengths of the Leaflet JavaScript library through a Python API. It allows you to create interactive geographic visualizations that you can share as a website.

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Python F-Strings

In this quiz, you'll test your knowledge of Python f-strings. With this knowledge, you'll be able to include all sorts of Python expressions inside your strings.

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Python GUI Programming With Tkinter

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python GUI Programming With Tkinter, the de facto Python GUI framework. Check your knowledge of GUI programming concepts such as widgets, geometry managers, and event handlers.

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Python Installation and Setup

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of how to install or update Python on your computer. With this knowledge, you'll be able to set up Python on various operating systems, including Windows, macOS, and Linux.

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Python Lambda Functions

Python lambdas are little, anonymous functions, subject to a more restrictive but more concise syntax than regular Python functions. Test your understanding on how you can use them better!

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Python Lists and Tuples

Test your understanding of Python lists and tuples.

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Python Name-Main Idiom

Test your knowledge of Python's if __name__ == "__main__" idiom by answering a series of questions! You've probably encountered the name-main idiom and might have even used it in your own scripts. But did you use it correctly?

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Python Operators and Expressions

Test your understanding of Python operators and expressions.

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Python Program Structure

Test your understanding of Python program structure.

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Python Raw Strings

In this quiz, you can practice your understanding of how to use raw string literals in Python. With this knowledge, you'll be able to write cleaner and more readable regular expressions, Windows file paths, and many other string literals that deal with escape character sequences.

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Python's enumerate()

Once you learn about for loops in Python, you know that using an index to access items in a sequence isn't very Pythonic. So what do you do when you need that index value? In this tutorial, you'll learn all about Python's built-in enumerate(), where it's used, and how you can emulate its behavior.

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Python Sets

Test your understanding of sets in Python, a commonly used data structure.

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Python's property(): Add Managed Attributes to Your Classes

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python's property(). With this knowledge, you'll be able to create managed attributes in your classes, perform lazy attribute evaluation, provide computed attributes, and more.

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Python's raise: Effectively Raising Exceptions in Your Code

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of how to raise exceptions in Python using the raise statement. This knowledge will help you handle errors and exceptional situations in your code, leading to more robust programs and higher-quality code.

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Python String Formatting Best Practices

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of string formatting in Python. You'll review the four main approaches to string formatting in Python, as well as their strengths and weaknesses. This knowledge will help you choose the best string formatting approach for your programs.

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Python Strings and Character Data

Test your understanding of Python strings and character data.

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Python Threading

This is a quiz that will review topics covered in our An Intro To Threading tutorial.

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Python time.sleep()

In this quiz, you'll revisit how to add time delays to your Python programs.

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Python Variables

Test your understanding of Python variables and object references.

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Python Virtual Environments: A Primer

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python virtual environments. With this knowledge, you'll be able to avoid dependency conflicts and help other developers reproduce your development environment.

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Python "while" Loops

Test your understanding of Python while loops

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Reading and Writing CSV Files in Python

This quiz will check your understanding of what a CSV file is and the different ways to read and write to them in Python.

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Reading and Writing Files in Python

A quiz used for testing the user's knowledge of the topics covered in the Reading and Writing Files in Python article.

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Rounding Numbers in Python

Test your knowledge of rounding numbers in Python.

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Socket Programming in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python sockets. With this knowledge, you'll be able to create your own client-server applications, handle multiple connections simultaneously, and send messages and data between endpoints.

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Splitting, Concatenating, and Joining Strings in Python

In this quiz, you can test your Python skills when it comes to the most fundamental string operations: splitting, concatenating, and joining.

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The Python for Loop

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python's `for` loop and the concepts of definite iteration, iterables, and iterators. With this knowledge, you'll be able to perform repetitive tasks in Python more efficiently.

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The Python print() Function

In this interactive quiz, you can revisit what you know about Python's print() function. You'll also get to quiz yourself about some of its lesser-known features.

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The Python return Statement

In this quiz, you can practice your understanding of how to use the Python return statement when writing functions. Additionally, you'll cover some good programming practices related to the use of return. With this knowledge, you'll be able to write readable, robust, and maintainable functions in Python.

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Understanding the Python Mock Object Library

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of Python's unittest.mock library. With this knowledge, you'll be able to write robust tests, create mock objects, and ensure your code is reliable and efficient.

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Using and Creating Global Variables in Your Python Functions

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of how to use global variables in Python functions. With this knowledge, you'll be able to share data across an entire program, modify and create global variables within functions, and understand when to avoid using global variables.

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Working With JSON Data in Python

In this quiz, you'll test your understanding of working with JSON in Python. JSON has become the de facto standard for information exchange, and Python provides easy-to-use tools to handle JSON data.

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