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iOS Swift Collections and Control Flow Dictionaries in Swift Working With Dictionaries

I watched the videos a couple times what am I missing?

hey can I get some help please?

// Enter your code below
var iceCream = ["CC":"Chocolate Chip", "AP": "Apple Pie", "PB": "PeanutButter"]
iceCream.updateValue("Rocky Road", forKey: "RR")
let applePie = ("AP")

1 Answer

Greg Kaleka
Greg Kaleka
39,020 Points

Hi James,

You're simply setting the value of the constant applePie to the string "AP". You need to use subscripting to index into the dictionary. The very beginning of the video Modifying A Dictionary goes over this. You need to use the name of the dictionary and then square brackets with the key inside, like this:


The code above will return "Apple Pie", which is what you want to store in the variable applePie.

let applePie = iceCream["AP"]

Make sense?

Cheers :beers: