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inside function text formatted comes up as {} in only one spot.. while working everywhere else. hoping for enlightenment

I was wondering if someone could enlighten me why only in my first print statement the 'name' => using the argument customer does not show up? It just shows the {} curly braces. I attached my snapshot which is easier than a snippet of code for it is too long otherwise.


thanks for any advice or tips in advance :)

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 68,390 Points

Because format is outside the input() call instead of inside:

        ticket_purchase = input('{}, how many tickets would you like to purchase at $10.00 a ticket? > '.format(

thank you!