# Python Program to Find Smallest or Minimum of n Numbers

Python program to find minimum or smallest of n numbers;Through this tutorial, i am going to show you how to find minimum or smallest number of n number or given list.

In this tutorial, i will write two python program to find minimum or smallest number from list or given n numbers.

## Python Program to Find Smallest/Minimum of n Numbers

• Python program to find smallest of n numbers using min
• Python program to find smallest of n numbers using function

### Python program to find smallest of n numbers using min

```lst = []
num = int(input('How many numbers: '))
for n in range(num):
numbers = int(input('Enter number '))
lst.append(numbers)

print("Maximum element in the list is :", min(lst))```

Output

```How many numbers:  5
Enter number  6
Enter number  4
Enter number  2
Enter number  8
Enter number  9
Minimum element in the list is : 2```

### Python program to find smallest of n numbers using function

```def find_min( list ):
min = list[ 0 ]
for a in list:
if a < min:
min = a
return min
num = int(input('How many numbers: '))
lst = []
for n in range(num):
numbers = int(input('Enter number '))
lst.append(numbers)

print("Minimum element in the list is :", find_min(lst))```

Output

```How many numbers:  4
Enter number  1
Enter number  5
Enter number  8
Enter number  9
Minimum element in the list is : 1```

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