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Beginner problem!

johnk85johnk85 Posts: 63Member
New to programming. How do i get this to work?

x = input ( "Please enter a number: " ) :print "The number doubled is: ", x * x

Thanks!!!

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  • infidelinfidel Posts: 2,900Member
    : New to programming. How do i get this to work?
    :
    : x = input ( "Please enter a number: " ) :print "The number doubled is: ", x * x

    [code]
    x = input ( "Please enter a number: " )
    print "The number doubled is: ", x * x
    [/code]

    Why did you put both statements on the same line separated by a colon?


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  • codfishcodfish Posts: 2Member
    New to programming. How do i get this to work?

    x = input ( "Please enter a number: " ) :print "The number doubled is: ", x * x


    You can also do this:

    x = input ( "Please enter a number: " ) ; print "The number doubled is: ", x * x


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