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JavaScript JavaScript Loops Working with 'for' Loops Create a for Loop

for loop first challenge

I get an error the console should show 5 the first time run. When I enter this code in a workspace it works perfectly.

for ( let i = 5; i <= 100; i++ ) {
  console.log( `${i}` );

1 Answer

Brandon White
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Brandon White
Treehouse Moderator

OK Alice,

Here’s the issue with your code (and why you’re not passing the challenge). You’re placing your i variable inside a template literal, which is changing your int type into a string type. And so although 5, 6, 7, ... 100 is printed to the console, they aren’t integers that are being printed, but strings.

Change your statement from


and you’ll be all set.

Thank you!