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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Storing and Tracking Information with Variables Using String Methods

Nicholas Chetto
Nicholas Chetto
4,221 Points

I don't understand what the challenge is asking me to do here.

what am I spose to do? it doesn't make any sense to me and I try to go to the video for answers or examples but there is nothing that seems to help. any help would be amazing.

var id = "23188xtr";
var lastName = "Smith";

var userName = "xtr";
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="app.js"></script>

1 Answer

Rares Conea
Rares Conea
Courses Plus Student 15,000 Points

At task 1 you must assign the userName to to upperCase version of the id: var userName = id.toUpperCase();

At task 2 just concatenate some string to make userName look the way they want: userName = userName + "#" + lastName.toUpperCase();