Misleading instructions


#1

https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-python/lessons/strings--console-output/exercises/and-now-for-something-completely-familiar?action=resume_content_item

One part of the instructions to the course is very misleading.

On line 4, use .len() to print the length of my_string.

You have to use len(variable_name) instead of .len().


#2

#3

This is a typo in the instructions that has been well documented here. Submit a bug report, please…

issue with instructions.

It would be a simple fix if anybody on the engineering side cared to take a moment to perform it. Won’t hold my breath.


#4

#5

Okay @mtf. Reported the bug.


#6

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