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C# C# Basics (Retired) Perfect Variable Scope

Stuck on this challenge

I need the answer to this challenge so i can understand

Program.cs
using System;

namespace Treehouse.CodeChallenges
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main()
        {            
            input = Console.ReadLine();

            if (input == "quit")
            {
                string output = "Goodbye.";
            }
            else
            {
                string output = "You entered " + input + ".";
            }

            Console.WriteLine(output);
        }
    }
}

1 Answer

james south
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james south
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you have two variables here, input and output. one of them is missing a type in its initialization, the other one has its type in the wrong place(s) and lacks a declaration, where the type belongs. this declaration goes where the other variable's initialization is. fixing these issues will allow the code to compile and pass the challenge.