Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 49

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message = 'Hello Zaira'
offset = 3

def caesar(message, offset):
    alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
    encrypted_text = ''

    for char in text.lower():
        if char == ' ':
            encrypted_text += char
        else:
            index = alphabet.find(char)
            new_index = (index + shift) % len(alphabet)
            encrypted_text += alphabet[new_index]
    print('plain text:', text)
    print('encrypted text:', encrypted_text)

caesar()

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Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 49

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Hello rebekahmoyo, welcome to the forum!

The question asks you to only rename the variables in the function body.

These shouldn’t have been changed.

You also missed one here.