I belive i’ve entered the correct code but no orange ap(pear)

```
orange = 4
orange = orange - 2
```

Now, is this below also a correct solution ?

```
orange = 4
orange = orange / 2
```

Nevertheless the number of apples displayed is correct.

I belive i’ve entered the correct code but no orange ap(pear)

```
orange = 4
orange = orange - 2
```

Now, is this below also a correct solution ?

```
orange = 4
orange = orange / 2
```

Nevertheless the number of apples displayed is correct.

Not really. We are told to subtract (take away) 2 from the number of oranges. It is only coincidental that `4 - 2`

happens to be the same as `4 / 2`

. What happens if we have 6 oranges? Subtract 2 and we have 4; divide by 2 and we get 3.

Division and subtraction are not interchangeable operators any more than addition and multiplication are.

Understood.

Thank you for your help !

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It doesn’t work for me either, nothing comes out on the screen

Does anyone other than a bot checks to make sure the exercises work?

Each exercise has an accompanying program called a Submission Correctness Test (SCT). There is no test performed by a human if that is what you asking.