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Python Introducing Lists Using Lists Continental

Continent List Question

I am stuck on the first list question. My code is below.

continents = [
    'South America',
    'North America',

for continent in continents:
    print("*" + continent)

Does anyone know why this is not printing the continents with a *? It shows correct in the preview, but says something about Asia is not found in the list.

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,464 Points

Skylar Claypool, you are very close!

The preview shows “Asia”, and is stating “ Asia” not found in the list.

A printed space is needed following the asterisk (*)