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Python Python Basics (2015) Python Data Types Use .split() and .join()

Birkir Guðsteinsson
Birkir Guðsteinsson
345 Points

Does not mater how many times i watch the video i don´t understand how i split this and make sundaes the new variable

all in the title

available = "banana split;hot fudge;cherry;malted;black and white"
"banana split;hot fudge;cherry;malted;black and white".split(';')
sundaes = ['banana split', 'hot fudge', 'malted', 'black and white']
Cheo R
Cheo R
37,150 Points

You're on the right track. I suggest print the variable available, the variable sundaes and the second line below available. Notice anything?

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,920 Points

Let the computer do more of the work! Here's a couple of hints:

  • don't repeat the literal string when you split, just use the variable available
  • assign sundaes to the result of the split, on the same line