[Tutor] trying to figure out what this means

R. Alan Monroe amonroe at columbus.rr.com
Mon May 7 13:09:01 CEST 2007

> when you are doing print these two characters keep showing up in this book
> "%s" %

> What do they do?

"Fill in the blank"

Kind of like generic paper forms where they have a blank underline for
you to fill in your information.

Give it a variable name, and it will fill in the "blank" (the %s) with
the variable's value.


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