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###### Michael Lawinger

33,581 Points# Concatenating with Text & Variables

Using these values, we want to compute the product and print out the product in a formatted string.

Step 1: Declare a constant named product and assign the result of multiplying firstValue and secondValue together. (To multiply two values, a and b, we write a * b).

Step 2: Using string interpolation, create a string literal that describes the operation we just performed. For example, given the following values for firstValue, secondValue and product respectively: 2, 4, 8. The string should read: "The product of 2 times 4 is 8". Assign this string to a constant named output.

```
// Enter your code below
let firstValue = 8
let secondValue = 15
let product = firstValue * secondValue
let output = "The product of" + firstValue + "times" + secondValue + "is" + product"
```

## 1 Answer

###### Kapil Soni

2,612 Points```
let firstValue: Int = 2
let secondValue: Int = 4
let product: Int = firstValue * secondValue
let output = "The product of \(firstValue) times \(secondValue) is \(product)"
```

## Kapil Soni

2,612 Points## Kapil Soni

2,612 Pointsthis is string interpolation. what you are using called concatenation