Python program to find Factorial of a given number

Hello people, am back here to discuss on how to find the factorial of a given number.

Generally, a factorial on given number is given by calculating its product with all the numbers below it.

Factorial is represented as !

For Example : 4! = 4 * 3 * 2 * 1 = 24

Program on Github

Task :

To find factorial of a given number.

Approach :

  • Read input number for which the factorial is to be found using input() or raw_input().
  • Check whether the input number is negative and show appropriate message
  • If the number entered is 0, print factorial as 1
  • When the entered number is positive integer and greater than 1, initialize a variable factorial as 1 then run a for loop from 1 to the number+1
  • Calculate the factorial as factorial * i
  • Print the result

Program on Github

Factorial – Code Visualization

Program :

Output :

Factorial of a given number - programminginpython.com
Factorial of a given number – programminginpython.com

Program on Github

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