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Python Object-Oriented Python Instant Objects Method Interactivity

David Kern
David Kern
5,811 Points

Object-oriented python - won't accept my code

Can someone point out what I am doing wrong here? I am a bit stumped. Thanks.

first_class.py
class Student:
    name = "David"

    def praise(self):
        return "You inspire me, {}".format(self.name)

    def reassurance(self):
        return "Chin up, {}. You'll get it next time!".format(self.name)

    def feedback(self, grade):
        if grade > 50:
            return self.praise(self)
        elif grade <= 50
            return self.ressurance(self)

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
210,472 Points

Looks like there are 3 issues:

  • when calling methods, "self" should not be passed explicitly (the system adds it for you)
  • the "elif" line should end with a colon
  • the last line has "ressurance" instead of "reassurance"

Also, it's not necessary to test the opposite of the "if" condition, a plain "else" would do.

David Kern
David Kern
5,811 Points

Got it, thanks Steven! That worked.

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
210,472 Points

David Kern — Glad to help. You can mark a question solved by choosing a "best answer".
And happy coding!