Comments


Comments can be added to computer programs. A comment is human readable text that is not executed by Python.

Python has several possibilities to add comments.

Single line comments

Single line comments can be added using the numbersign:

# Show the world a message
print('Hello World')

Mutliline comments

If you want to add stories or a few sentences, Python offers two ways:

# Calculate the sum of x+y
# Used in calculator app
z = x + y

Another accepted method is:

'''
We can type multiple lines of commment
if we use the indicator. 
'''