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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Enhancing the Design With CSS Text Shadows and Box Shadows

Sobin Sebastian
Sobin Sebastian
5,348 Points

CSS Basics challenge task 3 of 4 Quiz isn't working properly !!!

Create a new rule that main header this time we ll give main header a box shadow set tha box shadow's horizontal offset to 0 the vertical offset to 2px the blur radius to 15px and the color to aaa

and i answered: .main-header { box-shadow: 0 2px 15px 10px #aaa); }

and its still saying: Bummer! Make sure the box shadow color is set to #aaa.

can anyone help me out!! am i missing something or is it a glitch in the system!!

/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.main-heading {
  text-shadow: 0 0 5px #be7b31;

.title {
  text-shadow: 1px 3px 0 #e59740;

.main-header {
  box-shadow: 0 2px 15px 10px #aaa);
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
    <header id="top" class="main-header">
      <span class="title">Journey Through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1 class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California</h1>

        <div class="primary-content">
            <p class="intro">
                Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.
            <a class="callout" href="#more">Find out more</a>
        </div><!-- End .primary-content -->

        <footer class="main-footer">
            <p>All rights reserved to the state of <a href="#">California</a>.</p>
            <a href="#top">Back to top &raquo;</a>
Michael Walker
Michael Walker
45,428 Points

Pretty simple actually. Where it's expecting a color (in this case #aaa) you have 10px which really isn't part of the answer. Eliminate the 10px and you should pass the step. :-)

1 Answer

Miroslav Kovac
Miroslav Kovac
11,454 Points

.main-header { box-shadow: 0 2px 15px #aaa; }

only remove spread-radius 10px