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Python Python Basics (2015) Letter Game App Even or Odd Loop

Maarten De Kruif
Maarten De Kruif
7,314 Points

Falsey python

Why is my code not working?

import random

start = 5

while start < 0
   num = random.randit(1,99)

   def even_odd(num):
       if num % 2 == 0
           print("{} is even ".format(num))
           print("{} is odd".format(num))

   start -= 1

1 Answer

Gyorgy Andorka
Gyorgy Andorka
13,811 Points

Hi Maarten!

some small problems/typos and a major one:

  1. the loop should be part of the function definition - now it is a pointless loop with an unreachable function definition inside
  2. colons missing after while and if statements
  3. while start > 0 instead of < 0 (else the loop will never run)
  4. randint is mistyped