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Hello, when I type a code print('Hello',', first_name) as in the video I get an error in the console syntax is invalid
SyntaxError: EOL while scanning string literal points to first_name.... also I am not able to take screen shots of the workspace. Screenshots always empty
Chris FreemanTreehouse Moderator 67,763 Points
When Python sees a single or double quotation mark while parsing a line of code, it continues to scan to find the matching closing mark.
print('Hello',', first_name) ^ start of first string ^ end of first string ^ start of second string
The parser thinks the second string is “, first_name)” but cannot find the closing single quotation mark which raises the syntax error. The automatic color highlighting shows the runaway string.