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What am I doing wrong with let output =
Sorry I need help. Not understanding why I am not getting let output right.
// Enter your code below let firstValue = 2 let secondValue = 4 let product = 2 * 4 let output = "\(product)", "\(firstValue)" * "\(secondValue)"
Matthew Long28,379 Points
First, the value for
product is wanting you to multiple the constants
secondValue together instead of rewriting those values. Also, the syntax for your string interpolation is a little messed up. You may to be trying to combine string concatenation and interpolation? I say this because you only need one set of quotes. Also, the output should read "The product of 2 and 4 is 8" where yours reads something closer to "8, 2 * 4". Yours actually won't compile, but if you fixed your quotes it would still not be what the challenge is looking for. You can click the preview button and it will give you a good idea of where your error is happening!
let firstValue = 1 let secondValue = 2 let product = firstValue * secondValue let output = "The product of \(firstValue) times \(secondValue) is \(product)"
Note that it is possible to do math operations inside string interpolation like you seem to have attempted. However, it has to be inside the parentheses.
let output = "The product of \(firstValue) times \(secondValue) is \(firstValue * secondValue)"
Keep up the hard work!