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iOS Swift Basics Swift Types Recap: Swift Types

how would I do this? Using string interpolation, create a string literal that describes the operation we just performed.

Using string interpolation, create a string literal that describes the operation we just performed. For example, given the following values for firstValue, secondValue and product respectively: 2, 4, 8. The string should read: "The product of 2 times 4 is 8". Assign this string to a constant named output. my values are 5 and 8

types.swift
// Enter your code below
let firstValue = 5
let secondValue = 8
let product = firstValue * secondValue
let output = "\(firstValue), (secondValue)"

1 Answer

Matthew Long
Matthew Long
28,379 Points

You had it, but then you stopped! The challenge wanted you to form the string "The product of 5 times 8 is 40". Where 5 is the firstValue, 8 is the secondValue and 40 is their product computed in the product constant.

let firstValue = 5
let secondValue = 8
let product = firstValue * secondValue
let output = "The product of \(firstValue) times \(secondValue) is \(product)"

Be sure not to forget string interpolation has to have the backslash and the parentheses, \().