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Python Regular Expressions in Python Introduction to Regular Expressions Players Dictionary and Class

Rabih Atallah
Rabih Atallah
3,405 Points

complete the script

Please, can someone help me complete this code challenge? highly appreciated

import re

string = '''Love, Kenneth: 20
Chalkley, Andrew: 25
McFarland, Dave: 10
Kesten, Joy: 22
Stewart Pinchback, Pinckney Benton: 18'''

players = re.search(r'''
(?P<score>\d{2})''', string, re.M|re.X)

class Player(object):
  self.__init__(self, last_name, first_name, score):
    self.last_name = 

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,986 Points

There are two errors:

  • declare init with def
  • assign the init parameters to the class attributes
class Player(object):
  def __init__(self, last_name, first_name, score): #<-- use def
    self.last_name = last_name
    self.first_name = first_name
    self.score = score
Rabih Atallah
Rabih Atallah
3,405 Points

Thanks again! I forgot about the 'def' before the init function...