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Is there a simple way to determine if a variable is a list, dictionary, or something else? I am getting an object back that may be either type and I need to be able to tell the difference.

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To determine the type of an object you can do that using type():-

a = [] 

type(a) 

f = () 

type(f) 

To know more about this you can have a look at the following video tutorial:-

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