Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 16

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/* User Editable Region */

text = 'Hello World'
shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
index = alphabet.find(text[0].lower())
print(index)
shifted = index + shift

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Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 16

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`shifted = index + shift`

Getting there, but remember you are accessing a letter in the string `alphabet`:

`alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'`

Similar to how `text[0]` accesses the first (position 0) letter in the string `text`

``````text = 'Hello World'
print( text[0] )
>>> H
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You’ll access the letter in the string `alphabet` at the position stored in the variables `index + shift` and assign it to a variable called `shifted`

``````shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
index = alphabet.find(text[0].lower())
print(index)
>>> 7
``````

Use this syntax: `variable = string[var1 + var2]`

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