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Python Python Basics All Together Now Cleaner Code Through Refactoring

keep getting a syntax error by line 23

I keep getting a syntax error, right at except Valueerror as err any ideas why?



tickets_remaining = 100

def calculate_price(num_tickets):
    return ( TICKET_PRICE  * num_tickets) + SIR_CHARGE

while num_tickets  >= 1:
    print("There are {} tickets remaining.".format(tickets_remaining))

# Gather the user's name and assign it to a new variable
name = input("What is your name?  ")

# Prompt the user by name and ask how many tickets they would like
num_tickets = input("How many tickets would you like, {}?  ".format(name))
    num_tickets = int(num_tickets)
# Calculate the price (number of tickets multiplied by the price) and assign it to a variable
    if num_tickets > tickets_remaining: 
        raise ValueError("there are only {}  ".format(tickets_remaining))
    except ValueError as err:
         print(" ok no prop man {}".format("err"))

    amount_due = num_tickets * TICKET_PRICE
# Output the price to the screen
print("The total due is ${}".format(amount_due)) 

[MOD: added ```python formatting -cf]

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,464 Points

Hey david Keller, the except statement is indented too far. It should align with the try statement above it.

Post back if you need more help. Good luck!