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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Basic Layout Styling the "Wildlife" div with Background Properties

hasan al bannah
hasan al bannah
6,149 Points

Add a background-size property. Set a value that will display the full image while maintaining the width and height prop

could any one help me please

/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.wildlife {
   background-image: url("img/bear.jpg");
  background-repeat: no-repeat;
  background-position: center;
  background-size: 100%
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
        <div class="primary-content t-border">
            <p class="intro">
                Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.
            <a class="callout" href="#more">Find out more</a>
      <div class="wildlife">
        <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2>
          As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of <a href="#mink">mink</a>, <a href="#bears">bears</a>, and <a href="#eagles">bald eagles</a>.
      </div><!-- End .wildlife -->
            <a class="callout" href="#wildlife">See the Wildlife</a>
        </div><!-- End .primary-content -->

9 Answers

Hugo Paz
Hugo Paz
15,622 Points

Sorry hasan, its background-size:cover;

hasan al bannah
hasan al bannah
6,149 Points

hi hugo paz thanks a lot for your help

  background-size: cover;

This code will pass up until challenge 4 for the Basic Layout Quiz

hasan al bannah
hasan al bannah
6,149 Points

thanks hugo paz but it does not working

it should be....... background-size: cover;

This did it for me:

.wildlife { background-image: url(img/bear.jpg); background-position: center; background-repeat: no-repeat; background-size: cover; }

you can do it!!!!!!!!!

Hugo Paz
Hugo Paz
15,622 Points

Hi hasan,

Try background-size: contain;