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Python Python Basics (2015) Logic in Python Use input()

connor hoare
connor hoare
7,932 Points

Can any one help with this please? Input() code challenge for Python?

I cant seem to work this out? What am i doing wrong?

age.py
age = input("What is your age?")
David Dooley
David Dooley
3,028 Points

Try this, notice the semi colon

age = input("What is your age? ");

Hey David,

I just thought I would add that in Python the use of a semi colon is not needed to terminate a line of code.

It is used more as a separator so there can be multiple statements on the same line.

an example would be: print x; print y; print z

The problem is just that there is no space between ? and ". Hope that helps!

3 Answers

Andrey Misikhin
Andrey Misikhin
16,529 Points

It works. You must execute it from console with command "python age.py".

Hi Connor

I think your problem is that you've just not added a space at the end.

age = input("What age are you? ")

Everything else looks correct though.

Indy Subasic
Indy Subasic
5,401 Points

Connor, not sure if I am seeing acurately, however it seems that you have a space between input and (