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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Making Decisions with Conditional Statements Add an Else If Clause

Else If Clause question

Add an else if clause that tests to see if the isStudent variable is true. If it is then open an alert dialog with the message 'Welcome student'.

var isAdmin = false;
var isStudent = true;

if ( isAdmin ) {
    alert('Welcome administrator');
} else if ( isStudent  ){
    alert('Welcome Student');
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="script.js"></script>
Antonio De Rose
Antonio De Rose
20,884 Points

Nothing wrong with your approach, it is the question, it asks to alert 'Welcome student'., your one does have CAPS for s, change it to simple s.

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,645 Points

You just have a typo.

The challenges are rather picky about exact output strings. As Antonio mentioned, the challenge is expecting "student" (with lower-case "s") but you wrote "Student" (with a capital "S").