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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Understanding Values and Units Styling the Intro Paragraph

CSS small challenge

Hi! I can't seem to get passed this problem and when looking at the preview it looks like I have succeeded in completing the task however when checking it says its wrong.The problem reads: Create a new rule that tackles the span element within the intro and set it with a bold font weigh and an italic font style.

Can you help me?

Thanks!

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
  </head>
  <body> 
    <header id="top" class="main-header">
      <span class="title">Journey Through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
    </header>
    <div class="primary-content t-border">
      <p class="intro">
        Lake Tahoe is one of the most <span class="exercise">breathtaking attractions</span> 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.
      </p>
      <a href="#more">Find out more</a>
    </div>
    <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>
    </footer>
  </body>
</html>
style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

.intro{
  font-size: 1.25em;
  line-height: 1.6;
}

.exercise {
 font-weight: bold;
 font-style: italic;
}

1 Answer

Dale Severude
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Dale Severude
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Hi Inaki,

Your code works, but this is not what the challenge is asking for and is not the best way to do this. Remove the exercise class from your code as it is not needed.

Instead create a rule that targets a span element within the intro class like so:

.intro span

Okay, Thanks Dale!