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String Formatting With the % Operator

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The interpolation operator % is used to do simple positional formatting:

>>> name = 'Bob'
>>> 'Hello, %s' % name
"Hello, Bob"

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to use % to format strings as well as the different format specifiers you can use to generate nicely formatted output.

Comments & Discussion

Patricio Urrutia on June 10, 2020

Hi, thanks for the course!

What do you mean with Legacy Code?

Daniel Faria on July 3, 2020

badc0ffee – that made me laugh hard

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