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Python Python Basics Functions and Looping Raise an Exception

Georgios Vivilakis
Georgios Vivilakis
Python Development Techdegree Student 3,020 Points

Having a hard time on this. Any inputs? Not sure if I understand the problem...

def suggest(product_idea):
    if product_idea != 3:
       raise ValueError ("Not sufficient")
    return product_idea + "inator"

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,921 Points

You're close, but you need to test the length of the product idea and not the string itself.

Also, you don't want to check for just not 3 characters, but for anything less than 3 characters.