Python provides you with a much-needed functionality of converting one form of data type into the needed one and this is known as type conversion.
Type Conversion is classified into types:
Implicit Type Conversion: In this form of type conversion python interpreter helps in automatically converting the data type into another data type without any User involvement.
Explicit Type Conversion: In this form of Type conversion the data type inn changed into a required type by the user.
Various Functions of explicit conversion are shown below:
int() – function converts any data type into integer. float() – function converts any data type into float. ord() – function returns an integer representing the Unicode character hex() – function converts integers to hexadecimal strings. oct() – function converts integer to octal strings. tuple() – function convert to a tuple. set() – function returns the type after converting to set. list() – function converts any data type to a list type. dict() – function is used to convert a tuple of order (key,value) into a dictionary. str() – function used to convert integer into a string. complex(real,imag) – function used to convert real numbers to complex(real,imag) numbers.