Pull it Together


#1



Pull it Together

Oops, try again. Make sure to define a function named trip_cost.


I dont know what's wrong. I saw another way to do it by create a variable and add them up. a= b= c=
return a + b + c. which makes sense but i was wondering if my way is correct too if not why and also why it saying that i not defining my function. Thanks in advance.


Replace this line with your code. 

def hotel_cost(nights):
    return 140*nights
 # getting there   
def plane_ride_cost(city):
    if city =="Charlotte":
        return 183
    elif city == "Tampa":
        return 220
    elif city == "Pittsburgh":
        return 222
    elif city == "Los Angeles": 
        return 475
# Transportaion
def rental_car_cost(days):
    CostofCar = 40 * days
    if days >= 7:
        CostofCar -= 50
    elif days >=3:
        CostofCar -= 20
    return CostofCar
    # adding all cost together
    
    def trip_cost(city,days):
        return rental_car_cost(days) + hotel_cost(days) +plane_ride_cost(city)


#2

unindent the trip_cost function so that it lines up with the other functions.


#3

That worked thanks again


#4

haha no problem :smiley: If it's possible, please check it as a solution to show others that it has been solved. Thanks.


#5

Hi all, im pretty sure i have the same code written but i got this error message: "plane_ride_cost('Charlotte') raised an error: maximum recursion depth exceeded"

Here is my code:
def hotel_cost(nights):
return 140*nights
def plane_ride_cost(city):
if plane_ride_cost(city)=="Charlotte":
return "183"
elif plane_ride_cost(city)=="Tampa":
return "220"
elif plane_ride_cost(city)=="Pittsburgh":
return "222"
elif plane_ride_cost(city)=="Los Angeles":
return "475"
def rental_car_cost(days):
cost=40*days
if days>= 7:
return cost-50
elif days>=3 and days<7:
return cost-20
return cost
def trip_cost(city, days):
return rental_car_cost(days) + hotel_cost(days) +plane_ride_cost(city)

anyone know what's wrong? thanks


#6

You are calling your function, plan_ride_cost(city) inside your function, plane_ride_cost(city). This causes an infinite recursion (or a recursion that will never stop hence reaching maximum depth). Your function is supposed to compare your input (parameter) which is city. Also, for those return statements, the numbers are supposed to be integers, not strings.

The rest looks good.


#7

ohh ok that makes sense. thank you!!


#8

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