15. Play it Sam: break


#1



https://www.codecademy.com/courses/python-beginner-en-4XuFm/2/1?curriculum_id=4f89dab3d788890003000096


Used break to stop turn loop if correctly guessed battleship. Code works but I get error:
Oops, try again. Did you remember to print out turn + 1 each turn?


Codecademy lets me pass if I lose or win on guess 4
Is this not a valid way to make the program or is it just that Codecademy doesnt like it?


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(1, len(board))
def random_col(board):
    return randint(1, len(board))

ship_row = random_row(board)
ship_col = random_col(board)
print ship_row
print ship_col
for turn in range(4):
    guess_row = int(raw_input("Guess Row:"))
    guess_col = int(raw_input("Guess Col:"))
    
    if guess_row == ship_row and guess_col == ship_col:
        print "Congratulations! You sank my battleship!"
        break
    else:
        if guess_row not in range(1,6) or guess_col not in range(1,6):
            print "Oops, that's not even in the ocean."
        elif board[guess_row-1][guess_col-1] == "X":
            print_board(board)
            print "You guessed that one already."
        else:
            board[guess_row-1][guess_col-1] = "X"
            print_board(board)
            print "You missed my battleship!"
        print "Turn:", turn + 1


#2

Now that I posted this I realize it asks you to do this later in the course.
For once I am ahead of the curve!


#3

Did you ever figure out the Oops error there? I'm getting the same thing and it's driving me nuts.


#4

Never Mind. The back end was generateing the error because I used () in my print statement, which I've done for EVERY print statement since starting code academy. Also () is a required syntax in python 3 and is accepted in python 2, so that's dumb...heads up to anyone else who gets this dumb error.


#5

If you put a # in front of the 2 print statements it will work without the ooops error. I have no idea why but i figured that the statements should be disabled anyway since they only serve for debugging.


#6

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