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Python Python Basics (2015) Python for Beginners Create a variable

Can't get syntax correct. I have tried `name = "ted"`. But that doesn't seem to work.

Would love to understand the needed syntax for this challenge.

'name = "ted"'

2 Answers

Hi Ted,

Have you surrounded your code with inverted commas like 'this'? You shouldn't have.

I'll try the challenge in a second but I think it should just be name = "ted" - you do need to wrap your string in quotes, though!


Yep - checked that; it should work for you just fine.


Hey thanks for the response. Got it working.



Glad you got it sorted. :+1: