12. the terrible aim (bad aim) please help?


#1



Can anyone please tell me what is wrong with this code?
Can anyone please help me? :neutral_face:

https://www.codecademy.com/courses/python-beginner-en-4XuFm/1/3?curriculum_id=4f89dab3d788890003000096#


Error message: "Oops, try again. Make sure you print "Oops, that's not even in the ocean." if the user guesses a row or column that is off the board."


from random import randint

board = []

for x in range(0, 5):
    board.append(["O"] * 5)

def print_board(board):
    for row in board:
        print " ".join(row)

print_board(board)

def random_row(board):
    return randint(0, len(board) - 1)

def random_col(board):
    return randint(0, len(board[0]) - 1)

ship_row = random_row(board)
ship_col = random_col(board)
guess_row = int(raw_input("Guess Row:"))
guess_col = int(raw_input("Guess Col:"))

print ship_row
print ship_col

# Write your code below!
if guess_row == ship_row and guess_col == ship_col:
     print "Congratulations! You sank my battleship!"
else:
    if guess_row not in range(5) or  guess_col not in range(5):
        print "Oops,that's not even in the ocean"
    else:
        print "You missed my battleship!"
        board[guess_row] = "X"
        board[guess_col] = "X"
        print_board(board)


#2

Compare that one to your string.


#3

what do you mean? Do i change something in my code or do i delete one of the strings?


#4

Be sure that your strings are an exact match to the instructions.


#5

I see what you mean and i changed it and it worked!
Thanks for you help :smile:


#6

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