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Python Python Basics (2015) Python Data Types Use .split() and .join()

Oops task 1 is no longer passing? But it passed, I am confused?

I am confused, it seems really simple, I hit check my work, and it says oops task 1 is no longer passing..

Task 1, set the variable available to the variable sundaes, with a .split function and split the semi colons...

Task 2, create a menu with a place holder that is undeclared, so basicly just a string.

Task 3, reassign the sundae function to display_menu, and instead of split, .join(', '), than go to the menu variable and at the end of the string add .format(display_menu) check work.. OPS task 1 is no longer passing. Okay I tried many different things, adding and removing lines, changing functions and variables... Eh.. kind of annoying, knowing it something simple, and having to wait to continue and post this.

available = "banana split;hot fudge;cherry;malted;black and white"
sundaes = available.split(';')
menu = "Our available flavors are: {}."
sundaes = display_menu.join(',')
menu = "our available flavors are: {}.".format(display_menu)

3 Answers

The problem is on line 4. The line should look like display_menu = ', '.join(sundaes). You just mixed up the variables and the syntax of the join method. Help this helps!

i changed it, still having problems with it.

Could you post your current code? The last line should be menu = menu.format(display_menu) I think that may be the problem.

soon as i went back, I found the problem, I changed line 4, but deleted line 5. I had to re-add line 5. thanks

Your welcome