# Python Version for Valid Number

• class Solution:
# @param s, a string
# @return a boolean
# @finite automation
def isNumber(self, s):
INVALID=0; SPACE=1; SIGN=2; DIGIT=3; DOT=4; EXPONENT=5;
#0invalid,1space,2sign,3digit,4dot,5exponent,6num_inputs
transitionTable=[[-1, 0, 3, 1, 2, -1], #0 no input or just spaces
[-1, 8, -1, 1, 4, 5], #1 input is digits
[-1, -1, -1, 4, -1, -1], #2 no digits in front just Dot
[-1, -1, -1, 1, 2, -1], #3 sign
[-1, 8, -1, 4, -1, 5], #4 digits and dot in front
[-1, -1, 6, 7, -1, -1], #5 input 'e' or 'E'
[-1, -1, -1, 7, -1, -1], #6 after 'e' input sign
[-1, 8, -1, 7, -1, -1], #7 after 'e' input digits
[-1, 8, -1, -1, -1, -1]] #8 after valid input input space
state=0; i=0
while i<len(s):
inputtype = INVALID
if s[i]==' ': inputtype=SPACE
elif s[i]=='-' or s[i]=='+': inputtype=SIGN
elif s[i] in '0123456789': inputtype=DIGIT
elif s[i]=='.': inputtype=DOT
elif s[i]=='e' or s[i]=='E': inputtype=EXPONENT

``````        state=transitionTable[state][inputtype]
if state==-1: return False
else: i+=1
return state == 1 or state == 4 or state == 7 or state == 8``````

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