# Learn How to Work with Numbers and Strings by Implementing the Luhn Algorithm - Step 27

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``````def verify_card_number(card_number):
sum_of_odd_digits = 0
card_number_reversed = card_number[::-1]
odd_digits = card_number_reversed[::2]

for digit in odd_digits:
sum_of_odd_digits += int(digit)

# User Editable Region

sum_of_even_digits = 0
even_digits = card_number_reversed[1::2]
for digit in even_digits:
number = int(digit) * 2
if(number>=10):
print(number)

# User Editable Region

def main():
card_number = '4111-1111-4555-1142'
card_translation = str.maketrans({'-': '', ' ': ''})
translated_card_number = card_number.translate(card_translation)

verify_card_number(translated_card_number)

main()
``````

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Learn How to Work with Numbers and Strings by Implementing the Luhn Algorithm - Step 27

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Hello harshwantstolearncod,

You don’t need the round brackets in phyton for an if statement.

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