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C# C# Basics (Retired) Console I/O Formatting Output

I don't know what ids wrong with it? can someone tell me the concepts ?


string firstName=Console.ReadLine();
Console.WriteLine=(firstName + "rocks!");

1 Answer

Damien Watson
Damien Watson
27,419 Points

Hi Candice,

You almost had it, just a few characters out. You don't need the '=' on the third line and the " rocks!" is missing the space:

string firstName = Console.ReadLine();
Console.WriteLine(firstName+" rocks!");