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Python Functions, Packing, and Unpacking Getting Info In and Out of Functions Functions with Arguments and Returns

Anthony Piscocama
Anthony Piscocama
4,328 Points

Code not working

def hello_student(name): return print('Hello {}'.format(name))

def hello_student(name):
    return print('Hello {}'.format(name))

1 Answer

Josh Keenan
Josh Keenan
19,652 Points

You need to remove the print statement, you only need the return statement:

def hello_student(name):
    return "Hello {}".format(name)