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Python Object-Oriented Python Instant Objects Your first class

Kennedy Malonga
Kennedy Malonga
16,897 Points

Now, create a variable named me and assign it an instance of Student(). Then print() out the name attribute of your ins

help a newbie own i tried in different ways...

first_class.py
class Student: name = "Kennedy"

    int me = Student()
            print(name)

1 Answer

Python cares about whitespace, so be careful about indenting your lines of code. You can use dot notation to get an attribute from a class instance.

class Student: 
  name = "Kennedy"

me = Student()
print(me.name)