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Python Introducing Dictionaries Introducing Dictionaries Creating a Dictionary

How is this code supposed to be typed up?

I am unsure as to how the code is supposed to be typed out, and the instructions are not very clear

creating_dictionaries.py
dictonary = {'key': 'name', 'topic': 'Python', 'value': 2}

student = dictonary

2 Answers

you got it man

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
208,474 Points

The task instructions say "Create a dictionary with the following key value pairs: 1) key: 'name', value: '', 2) key: 'topic', value: 'python'." So, some hints:

  • the "1)" and "2)" are not part of the data, they are just indicating the two pairs
  • each pair will have a key and value, but the words "key" and "value" will not be in the data
  • the value to be associated with "name" is just an empty string (two quote marks together)