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# Python Floats Help!

Having trouble converting my arguments into floats!

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Hi, Terry! I'd be interested to know what you've tried thus far that's failing. This will help us to explain better where you're going wrong and ultimately be a better learning opportunity for you

will do!

```# float() converts and int to a float
# float(9)  is 9.0   float(9.0) is still 9.0
# lets say x is the int 9 and y is the int 7
def add(x, y): # x and y are the arguments
#          9.0      +     7.0
return float(x) + float(y)
```

i figured it out can you help me with the next step

Hint: use float()

float(9) <-- that is now 9.0 which is a float, fancy for a number with a decimal.

So i should make my arguments ints? or how do i make my arguments into floats

def add(x,y): return(x + y) is what i have how can i make this a flaoat