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David Super3,138 Points
is attempt_count a function?
I do not understand how attempt_count works. It seems to me from the video like it is a simple variable but apparently it isn't.
In other terms, from what function does the system know to count the number of attempts ?
Thanks in advance!
Chris FreemanTreehouse Moderator 67,638 Points
You are correct that
attempt_count is a simple variable that points to an integer value. In each loop the integer is incremented by 1. In the code, the maximum number of attempts is hard coded to 3 in the
Post back if you need more help. Good luck!!!