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JavaScript AJAX Basics (retiring) AJAX and APIs Create a callback function

AJAX and API's Stage 4 task 3 of 3

I'm completely stuck on this challenge and I've tried everything I can think of. Please help!!!

"Finally, to insert the temperature into the div, use jQuery's text() method. You'll need to pass the temperature into this method. The Open Weather Map API returns an object with the property main; that property holds another object with the property "temp". To access the temperature, use dot syntax, like this: weatherReport.main.temp"

 $(document).ready(function() {
  var weatherAPI = 'http://api.openweathermap.org/data/2.5/weather';
  var data = {
    q : "Portland,OR",
    units : "metric"
  };
  function showWeather(weatherReport) {
  }
   $('#temperature');
}); 

1 Answer

Dave McFarland
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Dave McFarland
Treehouse Teacher

Melissa Mott

The $('#temperature'); needs to go inside the showWeather() function. In your example code, it's placed outside and below the function.