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Version Example 1:
Python 2.6 >>> name=raw_input("What is your name: ")
What is your name: John
>>> print(name)
John
Python 2.7
Python 3.6 >>> name=input("What is your name: ")
What is your name: John
>>> print(name)
John

Python 2.x uses raw_input()

Python 3.x uses input()