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Python Python Basics (2015) Number Game App String length

Bummer in this function

Hi guys here i am again this time i know my code is working properly is a workspace but when it comes to the treehouse activity it says bummer try again. idont know if the system have a problem because im sur it is working. can you help me thanks

strlen.py
def just_right(word):

    a = int(len(word))

    if a < 5:
        print('"Your string is too short".')

    elif a > 5:
        print('"Your string is too long".')

    else:
        return True

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,645 Points

:point_right: The challenge wants you to return the strings, not print them.

Also, they don't actually want quotes in the returned strings. Remove the inner quotes.

tnx