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Logan ValdezCourses Plus Student 6,741 Points
What do I do? (Number Game App challenge)
I am supposed to return the argument of squared and multiply it by it’s length if it cannot be converted into an integer, but I am receiving a SyntaxError for the last line of the program. What should I do to correct this error?
# EXAMPLES # squared(5) would return 25 # squared("2") would return 4 # squared("tim") would return "timtimtim" def squared(a): try: if type(a) == int: return a ** 2 else: return a * len(a)
Hi ! You have to use the try/except blocks (as you started it well), because you have to try if you can convert the parameter as an int, if not, the except block is executed
def squared(a): try: return int(a) ** 2 except: return a * len(a)