Identity operators are used to check the objects, not if they are equal, but if they are actually the same object, with the same memory location.
|is||If both operands are identical. Returns True.||a is b|
|is not||If both operands are not identical. Returns True.||a is not b|
a = 4 b = 4 print(a is b) print(a is not b) x = [1,2,3] y = [1,2,3] print(x is y) print(x is not y)
True False False True