JavaScript JavaScript Loops, Arrays and Objects Tracking Data Using Objects Add Properties to an Object

can anyone help me to solve this exercise?

Please help me to solve it..

script.js
var paris = {
 ["population", 2.211],
  ["latitude", 48.8567],
  ["longitude", 2.3508]
};
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>JavaScript Objects</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="script.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

2 Answers

Romain Gaget
Romain Gaget
24,449 Points

Hi,

your syntax is incorrect, try this:

var paris = {
 population: 2.211,
  latitude:48.8567,
  longitude: 2.3508
};
Zain Sra
Zain Sra
3,236 Points

Hello , What you're trying to create is an object containing 3 arrays and within each array you're storing a string and a value.

Challenge wanted you to create an object of paris, and an object in javascript is made up of key and value pairs separated by a colon.

Solution :

var paris = {
  population : 2.211e6,
  latitude : '48.8567 N',
  longitude : 2.3508
};

The above code creates an object names paris with following properties:

  1. population = 2.211e6
  2. latitude = 48.8567 N
  3. longitude = 2.3508

and you can access a property of object like this ,

var pop = paris[population];
console.log(pop);

The above code will print , 2.211e6 which is the value stored against the key "population" in the object paris.

I hope it answers your question, Happy Coding !

  • Zain