combinatorics puzzle python python-3.x

Help me finish this Python 3.x self-challenge

This is not homework.

I saw this article praising Linq library and how great it is for doing combinatorics stuff, and I thought to myself: Python can do it in a more readable fashion.

After half hour of dabbing with Python I failed. Please finish where I left off. Also, do it in the most Pythonic and efficient way possible please.

from itertools import permutations
from operator import mul
from functools import reduce
glob_lst = []
def divisible(n): return (sum(j*10^i for i,j in enumerate(reversed(glob_lst))) % n == 0)
oneToNine = list(range(1, 10))
twoToNine = oneToNine[1:]
for perm in permutations(oneToNine, 9):
for n in twoToNine:
glob_lst = perm[1:n]
if not divisible(n):
# Is invoked if the loop succeeds
# So, we found the number


Here’s a short solution, using itertools.permutations:

from itertools import permutations
def is_solution(seq):
return all(int(seq[:i]) % i == 0 for i in range(2, 9))
for p in permutations('123456789'):
seq = ''.join(p)
if is_solution(seq):

I’ve deliberately omitted the divisibility checks by 1 and by 9, since they’ll always be satisfied.