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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Storing and Tracking Information with Variables Capturing Visitor Input and Writing It to the Page

Timo J.
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Timo J.
Courses Plus Student 20,919 Points

Hello guys! I'm pretty sure I'm right but my code dont' want to work. Is it a bug?

Hello guys!

I'm pretty sure I'm right but my code dont' want to work. Is it a bug?

scripts.js
var message = prompt("What day is it?");
var answer = prompt("What day is it?");
document.write(answer);
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="scripts.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

2 Answers

Thomas Nilsen
Thomas Nilsen
14,957 Points
var answer = prompt("What day is it?");
document.write(answer);

Should be enough. You store the value you get back in a variable called 'answer', and outputs it on the line below.