• Min and Max problem


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From: https://py.checkio.org/mission/min-max/solve/


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When running this on my local PyCharm (using Python 3.5), the code below provides the correct result when processing the following assertion: assert max(2.2, 5.6, 5.9, key=int) == 5.6, "Two maximal items"

However, when I run it inside the CheckIO environment (using Python 3.6, it returns an incorrect result. I am not sure how to resolve this.

def max(*args, key=None, **kwargs):
    mkey = key
    if len(args) == 1:
        lstArgs = list(args[0])
        lstArgs = list(args)
    lstArgs = sorted(lstArgs, key=mkey, reverse=True)
    result = lstArgs[0]
    return result

Any guidance is appreciated.