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JavaScript AJAX Basics (retiring) AJAX and APIs Call the jQuery $.getJSON method

confuse

I see no errors in my code but keep saying theirs an error, I've done everything it ask a copy the exact function as shown in video. Did I make an small typo?

weather.js
$(document).ready(function() {

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

    q : "Portland,OR",
    units : "metric"
  },
   function (weatherReport) {
  }
            });
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>What's the Weather Like?</title>
  <script src="jquery.js"></script>
  <script src="weather.js"></script>
</head>
<body>
  <div id="main">
    <h1>Current temperature: <span id="temperature"></span>&deg;</h1>
  </div>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Ben Reynolds
Ben Reynolds
35,170 Points

The three arguments for the getJSON method are already defined at the top of the file (weatherAPI, data, and the showWeather function). You don't need to write them out again, just pass them to the json function by their names.