Set and List in Data Structures

A while ago I did a technical assessment/coding challenge and thought this would be pretty easy except I didn’t have a clear understanding of what ‘set’ and ‘list’ meant. Is ‘set’ just the concept of turning it into 1 singular object by putting everything in curly braces? If everything is already present and ‘listed’ inside the ‘set’ what actually changes by converting a ‘set’ into a list? If we wanted the final outcome to be a…