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Why don't we include the original num_tickets input in the try block?
In a previous tutorial, Craig said to put any problematic code into a try: block. Since the input could take a ValueError, why didn't we include it in the try? I guess I'm confused as to where the error is actually taking place in the code (where the assignment doesn't happen).
Steven Parker210,837 Points
input just brings in a string, it shouldn't produce a ValueError. However, that might happen when converting the string to a number using the
int function. So only the conversion needs to be protected by the