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  1. #To expedite things, I simply had the computer determine if its answer was correct instead of prompting the user.
  2. #If desired, the if statements in the function Guesser() can be changed to prompt the user for a right/wrong response.
  3.  
  4. def GetNumber():
  5.     global SecretNumber
  6.     try:
  7.         SecretNumber = int(input("\nEnter a secret number between 1 and 100: "))
  8.     except ValueError:
  9.         print("That's not an integer.  Try again.")
  10.         GetNumber()
  11.     if SecretNumber < 1 or SecretNumber > 100:
  12.         print("That's not a number between 1 and 100.  Try again.")
  13.         GetNumber()
  14.  
  15. GetNumber()
  16.  
  17. NumberList = list(range(1,101))
  18.  
  19. IndexStart = 0
  20. IndexEnd = len(NumberList)
  21. GuessCount = 0
  22.  
  23. def Guesser():
  24.     global IndexStart
  25.     global IndexEnd
  26.     global GuessCount
  27.     GuessCount += 1
  28.     IndexMidway = (IndexEnd + IndexStart) // 2            #Using // instead of / to ensure we get a whole number.
  29.     print("\nMy guess is",IndexMidway)
  30.     if IndexMidway == SecretNumber:
  31.         print("I'm a winner!  Your secret number is",SecretNumber)
  32.         print("It took me",GuessCount,"guesses!")
  33.         exit()
  34.     elif SecretNumber < IndexMidway:
  35.         print("Your secret number is LOWER than",IndexMidway)
  36.         IndexEnd = IndexMidway
  37.         print("I will try again, guessing numbers between",IndexStart,"and",IndexEnd)
  38.         Guesser()
  39.     elif SecretNumber > IndexMidway:
  40.         print("Your secret number is HIGHER than",IndexMidway)
  41.         IndexStart = IndexMidway
  42.         print("I will try again, guessing numbers between",IndexStart,"and",IndexEnd)
  43.         Guesser()
  44.  
  45.  
  46. Guesser()
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