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Python Python Basics (2015) Logic in Python Conditional Value

How can I convert a false variable to True

admitted = None. Turn this to True using if

admitted = None
if 9 >= 13 
print("admitted == True")
print("admitted == False")

2 Answers

Jimmy Smutek
Jimmy Smutek
Python Web Development Techdegree Student 6,629 Points

You should re-read the instructions and also double check your syntax.

I suggested re-reading the instructions because you seem to be dong more than what is being asked. The instructions state:

"I'm going to create a variable named age. I need you to make an if condition that sets admitted to True if age is 13 or more."

The age variable has already been created by the instructor, and if you break your task down into chunks the only thing you need to do is:

  • Check if age is greater than or equal to 13
    • If it is, set admitted to True

As for syntax, remember that the syntax for a conditional statement should end with :, followed by an indented block of code to be executed.

So -

if some_condition:

Or, to be more specific:

if a >= b:
    c = True

Hopefully this helps!

admitted = None if age >= 13: admitted = True

Thank you