I know it's easy to run python in cs50 IDE terminal. You just type 'python' in the terminal. But how to quit the python mode and change back to normal command-line mode? which command should I use?

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You can close the interactive Python shell by calling the function


There are a few more, like quit(), which is an alias for exit(), and on Stack Overflow you can find a few more.


just click ctrl+d you can come out of the python shell. or you can type exit().

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