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Python Python Basics (2015) Python for Beginners Create a variable

How to make a Variable

Make a variable named name. Then, assign it to your own name. Your name should be a string, so you need to put quote marks around it.

could you give me a example?

Variable = "Name"
'Name = "Ricky"'

2 Answers

Chris Jones
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Chris Jones
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Hey Richard!

The first part of the quiz is to make a variable and name the variable "name". Then assign your name to the variable. We do this like so:

name = "Richard"

Let me know if you have any more questions!

Sam Fellows
Sam Fellows
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yup as per the comments above it would be

name = "Richard"

"name" being the variable name. Your name being the thing inside of the variable. Its a string because in this case its a word not a number or Boolean.

Hope this help.