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squared.py
```# EXAMPLES
# squared(5) would return 25
def squared(arg1):
try: #try not Try
intarg1 = int(arg1)
#        continue
except:
return arg1 * len(arg1)
break
return arg1 * arg1 # arg1 **2
# squared("2") would return 4
# squared("tim") would return "timtimtim"
```

if arg1 is not integer and you want to do:

```intarg1 = int(arg1)
```

this program will give ValueError, so needs for python:

```except ValueError:
```

and you do not need break in this function because there is no loop

```        except:
return arg1 * len(arg1)
break
```

and last mistake, if your arg1 is number but its data type string, you need to return square of int(arg1)

```        except:
return arg1 * len(arg1)
break
return intarg1 * intarg1
```

Note: pay attention for spaces before write statements

```try:
except ValueError:
try:
#another code
except KeyError:
try:

#blah blah blah :)
```

Ok, wanted to.. but i can only vote for my answer..will ask tech and upvote your comment.

Thanks Ismail. Which are the "write statements" -pay attention for spaces before write statements?

Answer worked if except: as i am catching all errors not only ValueError.

```try:
except ValueError:
try:
#another code
except KeyError:
try:

#blah blah blah :)
```

if you learn more detail about try except, check other sites and see (can you upvote my comment?)

Because spaces determine how your command will be independent for ex:

```for i in range(0,15)                        #loop 1 -----> No spaces
for j in range (1,5)                    #loop 2 -----> 4 spaces
for t in range (0 ,8)               #loop 3 -----> 8 spaces
```
• loop 3 in loop 2 (loop 3 not independent of loop 2)
• loop2 in loop 1 (loop 2 not independent of loop 1)

Hi Ismail, tree tech support hs replied that you replied as comment and not as an answer. thus i cannot upvote.