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Python Python Basics (2015) Logic in Python Try and Except

Ro Joshi
Ro Joshi
Courses Plus Student 836 Points


I do not know why this code is not working. Please guide me how to solve this code error.

def add(dog, name):
    return dog + name

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,986 Points

Your code correctly passes Task 1. In the next task, you need to convert the inputs to float. What have you tried?