# Python Print Float Without Decimal Points

## Problem Formulation

• Given a floating point number `x = 123.456`.
• How to print the number without decimal remainder?
```x = 123.456
print(x)
# Desired output: 123
# Real output: 123.456```

## Solution 1: int()

Python’s built-in function `int(x)` converts any float number `x` to an integer by truncating it towards 0. For example, positive `int(1.999)` will be truncated to `1` and negative `int(-1.999)` to `-1`.

```>>> int(123.456)
123
>>> int(-123.456)
-123```

To boost your skills, feel free to watch my explainer video on the `int()` function next:

## Solution 2: round()

Python’s built-in function `round(x)`, when called with a single float argument `x`, converts the float to an integer by rounding it up and down to the next integer. For example, `int(1.999)` will be rounded to `2` and `int(-1.999)` to `-2`.

```>>> round(123.456)
123
>>> round(-123.456)
-123```

To boost your skills, feel free to watch my explainer video on the `round()` function next:

## Solution 3: Print Decimal and Non-Decimal Parts Separately

Given a string representing a floating point number, you can print the parts before and after the decimal point by splitting the string on the decimal point and converting the two parts to integers by using the `int()` built-in function in a list comprehension statement.

```x = '123.456'
num, decimal = [int(part) for part in x.split('.')]

print(num)
# 123

print(decimal)
# 456
```

This snippet builds on four Python concepts you need to understand first:

Let’s explore the most important one, the list comprehension statement, in the following video!

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