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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

why doesn't python 2.7.1 say 'even' or 'odd' like it does in lecture 2 when i try to run it?

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    I typed this in to another window: x=15 if (x/2)*2 == x: print 'even' else: print 'odd' and hit 'run in python shell' and it's not doing anything. i feel like an idiot. someone help me!

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    nevermind, I understand now that you have to 'run module', but it says that "else" is a syntax error? wtf? is "else" not used in this version?

  3. shadowfiend
    • 5 years ago
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    else should be indented at the same level as if: if (x / 2) * 2 == x: print 'even' else: print 'odd'

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    hi I am new to computer programming. How is python to start with?

  5. python
    • 5 years ago
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    it is the best language to start learning computer programming, because it is soo simple

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