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Need help with minutes.py
Need help here substracting two datetimes to find the difference in seconds and then return the total minutes, rounded.
from datetime import datetime def minutes(time1, time2): timedelta = time1.seconds - time2.seconds return round(timedelta / 60)
Jennifer NordellTreehouse Teacher
Hi there, Taylor Fritz! Looks like you're doing well and you have the basic idea. But there's a couple of things going on here. First, you want to subtract time1 from time2, not the other way around. You can do that directly which then gives you a timedelta. And you can use that to get the
total_seconds(). So if I change that middle line from this:
timedelta = time1.seconds - time2.seconds
timedelta = (time2 - time1).total_seconds()
Then we get the result we're after. The rounding and division part is spot on!
Hope this helps!