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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Storing and Tracking Information with Variables Create a variable with a string

Val Ki
Val Ki
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How can I rename something in document.write to fit a variable named "player"? I can't seem to get this question correct

Please take a look at my code.

var player = 'Jasmine';
document.write(var player);
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="app.js"></script>

1 Answer

Hello! Variables need to be declared once. From then on you can use the variable, without the 'var' bit in the beginning. The variable's name is enough.

var player = 'Jasmine';