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JavaScript JavaScript Basics Working with Strings Combine and Manipulate Strings

Wendall Hair
Wendall Hair
175 Points

I dont know how to solve this

let firstName ='Wendall';
let lastName ='Hair';
let role = 'developer';

const msg = firstName + lastName + : + role ;

2 Answers

Sascha Bratton
Sascha Bratton
3,667 Points

You could also solve this with template literals:

const msg = `${firstName} ${lastName}: ${role}`;
Bert Witzel
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Bert Witzel
Front End Web Development Techdegree Graduate 24,502 Points

Hi Wendall, you are really close on this one, you just need to add a space in quotes, and then a colon with a space in quotes as well. Here is my solution which passed:

let firstName = 'Wendell';
let lastName = 'Hair';
let role = 'developer';

const msg = firstName + ' ' + lastName + ': ' + role;