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Python Python Basics Meet Python Variables

Variables python basics. I am confused?

I typed in the console and it comes as an error

Louise St. Germain
Louise St. Germain
19,424 Points

Hi Samuel,

Can you post what you typed into the console, so we can see where the problem might be?

Thank you!

2 Answers

Rob Hafemeister
Rob Hafemeister
1,615 Points


Looks to me like you included 'python hello.py' in the hello.py file. If this is the case remove that line, save the file and then execute the following at the command prompt. python hello.py

python hello.py
File "<stdin>", line 1
python hello.py
SyntaxError: invalid syntax