# Number guessing game | Python

## CodeCatch

### April 26th, 2021 04:20:27 PM

```					""" Number Guessing Game
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"""
import random
attempts_list = []
def show_score():
if len(attempts_list) <= 0:
print("There is currently no high score, it's yours for the taking!")
else:
print("The current high score is {} attempts".format(min(attempts_list)))
def start_game():
random_number = int(random.randint(1, 10))
print("Hello traveler! Welcome to the game of guesses!")
player_name = input("What is your name? ")
wanna_play = input("Hi, {}, would you like to play the guessing game? (Enter Yes/No) ".format(player_name))
// Where the show_score function USED to be
attempts = 0
show_score()
while wanna_play.lower() == "yes":
try:
guess = input("Pick a number between 1 and 10 ")
if int(guess) < 1 or int(guess) > 10:
raise ValueError("Please guess a number within the given range")
if int(guess) == random_number:
print("Nice! You got it!")
attempts += 1
attempts_list.append(attempts)
print("It took you {} attempts".format(attempts))
play_again = input("Would you like to play again? (Enter Yes/No) ")
attempts = 0
show_score()
random_number = int(random.randint(1, 10))
if play_again.lower() == "no":
print("That's cool, have a good one!")
break
elif int(guess) > random_number:
print("It's lower")
attempts += 1
elif int(guess) < random_number:
print("It's higher")
attempts += 1
except ValueError as err:
print("Oh no!, that is not a valid value. Try again...")
print("({})".format(err))
else:
print("That's cool, have a good one!")
if __name__ == '__main__':
start_game()
```