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Hi, I am new to c++. Only been doing it for a few days and I am enjoying it very much.

I am getting this error on one of my practice codes I'm writing.

syntax error : missing ';' before 'string'

and

syntax error : missing ';' before identifier 'cin'

but i dont see a spot where i missed ending the line

here is my code

#include<iostream>
using namespace std;

void main ()

{

	int x;

	cout<<Enter the number grade of a student\n";
	cin>>x;

	if (x >= 90)

	{
	cout<<"Grade: A\n";
	}

	else if (x >= 80)

	{

		cout<<"Grade: B\n";

	}

	else if (x >= 70)

	{

		cout<<"Grade: C\n";

	}

	else if (x >= 60)

	{

		cout<<"Grade: D\n";

	}

	else

	{

		cout<<"You have recieved an F\n";
		cout<<"You must retake the clas to recieve credit loser\n";

	}

	int y;

	cin>>y;
}
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Maciej Los 11-Aug-13 18:22pm
   
Do not repost: Help with this code please.[^]! Instead posting new question, use "Improve question" wigdet. Please, delete it to avoid down-voting.

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Solution 1

You are missing a " on your first cout line, just after the stream direction.
   
Comments
Maciej Los 11-Aug-13 18:27pm
   
Hawk eye ;)
+5!
Ron Beyer 11-Aug-13 19:14pm
   
Thanks!

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