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## Challenge #54: Data Prep Address Parsing

7 - Meteor

This was a fun one! I initially completed this challenge without using RegEx. However, upon seeing that it was used in many solutions posted here, I learned how to use it and completed the challenge again.

Here are my two solutions:

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ACE Emeritus

i tad harder than "beginner" level... i went with Python usaddress library and then CASS/regex Tools for the pure Alteryx approach. Even the python method took me throughout yesterday to track down how to manipulate the output.

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``````#################################
from ayx import Alteryx
import pandas as pd

try:
return text[0][variable]
except KeyError as e:
return None

#SnakingMyWayThruChallenges

10 - Fireball

My solution

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8 - Asteroid

Here is my solution.

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7 - Meteor

Here is my solution! In browsing through others', looks similar to CKP's recent one

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8 - Asteroid

My solution.

7 - Meteor

My solution would not work if there were hundreds of records but there were only 8 displayed, so I basically kept adding formulas to get the data to look how it looks in the output goal. I'm still a beginner and even though this challenge says "beginner", I saw the posted solutions and became overwhelmed so I did it my own way. Again, not the most practical way at all, but it gave me some good practice with formulas.

9 - Comet

I'm really getting into RegEx. Or maybe I'm becoming a masochist...

8 - Asteroid
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In attach my solution

8 - Asteroid

Solved! Getting the cities took me a while

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