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Python Basics: first name prints 'first name' in the console not 'Ada'. Why?
I followed Craig's code:
first_name = 'Ada' print('first_name') print('Hello, Mustafa') print('Mustafa is learning Python')
Yet, the console gives back: first name for the print function, not Ada. The other line are okay.
Because you have quotes around 'first_name' it is taken as a string.
Since you want to print the variable, leave out the quotemarks.
when we summon a variable we do not apply quotation marks as that will lead the console into thinking that the code you are running is using a string and not the variable
Yeah I saw that. Thanks for the discussion. How about when I enter
first_name = "Aida"
why should the name Aida be in quotes unlike when I write
first_name = 11
and the number 11 doesn't need to be in quotes?