FAQ: Code Challenge: Control Flow - Not Equal

This community-built FAQ covers the “Not Equal” exercise from the lesson “Code Challenge: Control Flow”.

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i kept getting a syntax error around the else: statement. can anyone tell me what is wrong with my code?
the solution appears to be a carbon copy of what I typed in.
def not_sum_to_ten(num1, num2):
if num1 + num2 != 10:
return True
else:
return False

Please use the </> icon to post your code properly indented, so that it is readable as Python.

To code looks fine so that would suggest an indentation problem.

if ...:
    return ...
else:
    return ...