Stuck on 4/16


#1


https://www.codecademy.com/courses/python-beginner-sRXwR/0/4?curriculum_id=4f89dab3d788890003000096#


Oops, try again. The value of fifth_letter is "MONTY" instead of "Y".

the answer to be correct


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#2

im stuck here plz help someon


#3

Got a question or a description of why you're stuck? You're not giving us anything to respond to.


#4

You can do
thefifthletter = "MONTY"[4]

because the forth index is the fifth letter


#5

thanks guys i figured it out by my self
"""
The string "PYTHON" has six characters,
numbered 0 to 5, as shown below:


#6

does it look like anyone knows


#7

i understand to start from 0, but how does entering [4] give me the right answer? Where does it tell me this in the previous lessons? Or am i just a moron? I mean, it worked and I was able to progress to the next lesson but I don't understand at all.


#8

Let me reply to my own question. I'm a moron. After rereading the example it became clear as to what to do and why it worked. Thank you mikeawesome.


#9

You are welcome.:slightly_smiling:--