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This compiles, I just wanted suggestions for fewer lines. Thanks.

## Homework Statement

Need to write a function for this:

Given an int variable, return a factor of that int. If the input is not between 0 and 100 return -1. If there are more than one distinct factors, return the second smallest. 1 does not count as a factor.

## Homework Equations

## The Attempt at a Solution

def find_factor(x):

if x > 1 and x < 100: 'Checks if x is in the range'

for a in range(2, x+1): "1 doesn't count, so skip it and we need to get up to x itself for the primes"

if x%a==0: 'Check if it is a factor'

return a

elif x == 1: 'Special case for 1'

return 1

else:

return -1 'For out of range'