Ruby Ruby Loops Build a Simple Contact List Methods That Return a Value

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def parse_answer(answer, kind="string") answer = gets.chomp

answer = answer.to_i if kind == "number" return answer end

ask.rb
def parse_answer(answer, kind="string")
  answer  = gets.chomp

  answer  = answer.to_i if kind == "number" 
  return answer
end

1 Answer

Jay McGavren
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Jay McGavren
Treehouse Teacher

answer is being passed in as a parameter to the parse_answer method:

def parse_answer(answer, kind="string")

So you don't need to call gets. Your other code looks good, so just delete this line and the challenge should pass:

answer  = gets.chomp