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Python Python Basics (2015) Python for Beginners Correct errors

How do I complete the Code Challenge: Correct errors on Learning the Basics of Python.

Ok so I need help for this Code Challenge, and I simply can't get it correct. Here is a screen shot of it. Thank you for helping.


print("Let's do some math!")
print(5 + "a")

print("Thanks for playing along!')

2 Answers

first off the variable name is not defined so the print(name) will error, you need to define the name variable, I would suggest doing name = 'yourname'.

second, you cannot add a string and a number, that's why 5 + 'a' will not work, you can fix this by changing 5 from a number into a string by adding quotation marks around it, so you'll get '5' + 'a'

lastly, the last print statement says "Thanks for playing along' it starts with a double quote " and ends with a single quote ', this will not work since you need to use the same quote on a single string, you need to change one of those quotation marks so that it will match the other

That should be it

Thank you so much!!!