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Python Python Basics (2015) Letter Game App Review: Python Basics

The keyword for checking membership (checking to see if one thing belongs to another thing) is

What is the answer? I didnt understand that question

1 Answer

Jason Anders
Jason Anders
Treehouse Moderator 145,858 Points

Hi Habibur, The word it's looking for is "in".

This will check the contents of one thing (string, list, etc) to see if it has (contains) what you specify. Eg.

for letter in long_word:

will check the variable long_word for any occurrences of the variable letter.

Hope that helps. :)

thank you that question was very confusing.