Help with my code!

python

#1

I have no idea why this isn’t working. Can someone please help? It would be greatly appreciated!

10 Kracetime = input(‘Enter your race time for a 10K:’)
mins per k = 10 Kracetime / 10
secs_per_k = 10 Kracetime % 10
print('You ran at a pace of ’ + mins_per_k + ‘minutes’ + secs_per_k + ‘seconds per kilometer’)


#2

assuming this is python (which we are kind of left to guess, you should really include this in the topic), input() stores the result as string (assuming python3+, but again, not included in the topic), is this desired?

Also, in what way does your program not work? An interpreter error? Undesired behaviour of the program? Please put a bit more effort in, this which will result in a better reply, which profits you


#3

Of course! I am new here, my apologies. This is python3+, and I was getting a syntax error. I believe i fixed the code, because the two example values that I plugged in

Enter your race time for a 10K: 44
You ran at a pace of 4 minutes 24 seconds per kilometer

Enter your race time for a 10K: 60
You ran at a pace of 6 minutes 0 seconds per kilometer

Kracetime = float(input('Enter your race time for a 10K:'))
mins_per_k = int(Kracetime // 10)
secs_per_k = (Kracetime % 10)*6
print('You ran at a pace of ', mins_per_k, 'minutes', secs_per_k, 'seconds per kilometer')

this code worked, but I did have to put *6 at the end of line three. Does that make the code prone to errors when the other values?

I think the code is correct.


#4

nope.

Seems you solved it on your own :slight_smile: