Compare the two statements given below:

(i) import <module name>

(ii) from <module name> import*



import <module name>  

from <module name> import * 

This statement imports the entire module.

This statement imports all the items from the module.

For accessing any object, we need to use the dot notation ie.,

<module name>.object

Dot notation is not needed for accessing the object. An object can be accessed directly using the object name.

Internally the code of the module is executed and made available.

Here also the code of the module is executed and made available 



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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.