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Python Python Basics (2015) Shopping List App Break

Why does my code fail?

The Code works using the python shell, why does it fail on the website challenge???

def loopy(items):
    for item in items:
        if item == 'Stop':

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,639 Points

I can see 3 issues, though the last one by itself would likely be ignored by the validator:

  • print just one "item" at a time instead of all "items"
  • because the comparison is case-sensitive, "Stop" is not the same thing as "STOP"
  • you only need to define the function, you don't need to call it yourself