Simple Gratuities Calculator (Python 3.4)

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Simple Gratuities Calculator (Python 3.4)

Postby anybloodyid » Sat Jan 09, 2016 12:31 pm

By a beginner for other beginners.

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print ("\t\t\tGratuities Calculator") #Title
bill = float(input("\nPlease enter the amount of your bill £")) #User input

big_tip = bill + 20/100 * bill #Calculation to add 20%
bt = '{:.2f}' .format(big_tip) #Result to 2 decimal places

small_tip = bill + 15/100 * bill #Calculation to add 15%
st= '{:.2f}' .format(small_tip) #Result to 2 decimal places

tiny_tip = bill + 5/100 * bill #Calculation to add 5%
tt= '{:.2f}' .format(tiny_tip) #Result to 2 decimal places

print ("\n\tTotal including 20% tip = £", bt) #---------

print ("\n\tTotal including 15% tip = £", st)   #Print results

print ("\n\tTotal including  5% tip = £", tt) #----------

input("\n\n Press Enter to exit") #Wait for user to end program
Coding to pass the time.
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Re: Simple Gratuities Calculator (Python 3.4)

Postby micseydel » Sat Jan 09, 2016 8:23 pm

This is sample code, which would be fine in the Completed Scripts section, but a tutorial typically has some explanatory component.
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