Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 16

Tell us what’s happening:

Describe your issue in detail here.

Your code so far


# User Editable Region

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

# User Editable Region

Your browser information:

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/120.0.0.0 Safari/537.36

Challenge Information:

Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 16

You appear to have created this post without editing the template. Please edit your post to Tell us what’s happening in your own words.

Hello zidanemama8, welcome to the forum!

You are very close, but you don’t need the round brackets around index + shift it will add them together regardless and the square brackets are the only one necessary to get the right letter from the string.