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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Making Decisions with Conditional Statements Super Conditional Challenge

fixing the scripts

does the today var need a ; ?, and im not sure what its asking me to fix ive tried some different methods ?? help!

script.js
var money = 9;
var today = 'Friday'

if ( money >= 100 || today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert("Time to go to the theater");    
} else if ( money >= 50 || today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert("Time for a movie and dinner");    
} else if ( money > 10 || today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert("Time for a movie");   
} else if ( today !== 'Friday' ) {
  alert("It's Friday, but I don't have enough money to go out");   
} else {
  alert("This isn't Friday. I need to stay home.");
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="script.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,606 Points

Semicolons are optional at the end of a line, but it is a "best practice" to always use them. I'm sure it was left off unintentionally.

Your task here is to revise the conditional tests so that they match the messages given. For example, one message says "It's Friday...", but the test for printing it is checking if it is not Friday. Several other tests are checking the money OR the date, but the message implies they should check the money AND the date.

I'll bet you can do it now.