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# Create a variable named "mevol" and assign the value 16 to it using an octal number literal. NOT WORKING

this is what i did

var mevol = 018;

why is it not working?

index.html
```<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<title> JavaScript Foundations: Creating Numbers</title>
<script>
// exponential notation
//    1E6 === 1000000
// 1.23E6 === 1230000

// octal number literals
//  06 ===  6
//  07 ===  7
// 010 ===  8
// 011 ===  9
// 012 === 10
var GermanyGDP = 3.4E12;
var mevol = 018;

</script>
<body>
<h1>JavaScript Foundations</h1>
<h2>Creating Numbers: Part 2</h2>
<script src="viewer.js"></script>
</body>
</html>
```

the octal value of 16 is 20, not 18.

```<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<title> JavaScript Foundations: Creating Numbers</title>
<script>
// exponential notation
//    1E6 === 1000000
// 1.23E6 === 1230000

// octal number literals
//  06 ===  6
//  07 ===  7
// 010 ===  8
// 011 ===  9
// 012 === 10
var GermanyGDP = 3.4E12;
var mevol = 020;

</script>