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Sometimes we have a need for variables that are either true or false. This datatype, which can only ever take one of two values, is called a boolean. In Python, we define booleans using the keywords True and False:

a = True b = False

A boolean is actually a special case of an integer. A value of True corresponds to an integer value of 1, and will behave the same. A value of False corresponds to an integer value of 0.

Instructions

1.

Someone has introduced themselves to you using comments in script.py.

Read the comments and then create a variable called age_is_12 and set it to be True or False depending on if this person’s age is 12.

2.

Create a variable called name_is_maria and set it to be True or False depending on if this person’s name is Maria.

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