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# Finding the Index of Smallest Value in a NumPy Array

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There are two simple ways to find the index of the smallest value in a Numpy array.

The first way is to use the `argmin(~)`

function of the Numpy array:

```
x = np.array([3,5,2,1])x.argmin()
3
```

The second way is to use the `argmin(~)`

function available to Numpy arrays:

```
x = np.array([3,5,2,1])np.argmin(x)
3
```

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