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JavaScript JavaScript Basics Making Decisions in Your Code with Conditional Statements Use Comparison Operators

John Fulstone
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John Fulstone
Courses Plus Student 762 Points

Add a conditional statement that tests if the value in variable a is greater than the value in variable b. If it is, log

Did you add an else clause to the end of the conditional statement?

script.js
const a = 10;
const b = 20;
const c = 30;

if (a > b) {
  console.log("a is greater than b");
} eslse {
  console.log("a is not greater than b");
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="script.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

2 Answers

Hi John! -

You are very close. You have misspelled else and need to add a closing }. If you do that, your code will work.

Happy coding!