Python Flask Basics Character Builder Looping Through Items

Marc Martinez
Marc Martinez
12,909 Points

getting syntax error when looping through items

The task wants you to loop through each item in options and create an <li> ins of the <ul> and print out the name key of each item. I feel like I am on the right track, but I don't know what's missing. Any help is appreciated!!

app.py
from flask import Flask, render_template

from options import OPTIONS

app = Flask(__name__)


@app.route('/')
def index():
    return render_template('options.html', options=OPTIONS)
templates/options.html
<ul>
{% for option in options %}
  <li>{{ option }}</li>
{% endif %}
</ul>

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
MOD
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 59,891 Points

Yes. You need to proper ending tag for a {% for %}: {% endfor %}. Also, the challenge asks for the name attribute to be displayed, not the option itself, so use option.name.

Good luck. Post back if you need more help.