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Ruby Ruby Collections Ruby Arrays Accessing Items in Arrays

I think my answer is correct and can't move forward to do the other challenge tasks.

Looked up online and it said my answer is correct.

array.rb
grocery_list = ["milk", "eggs", "bread", "ice cream", "potatoes", "pie"]

first_item = grocery_list(0)

3 Answers

Greg Kaleka
Greg Kaleka
39,019 Points

Hi Marguerite,

You've almost got it, but you need to use square brackets to index into an array:

first_item = grocery_list[0]

Keep at it!

Cheers :beers:

-Greg

Great! Thanks for the help.

Thanks Jennifer for your help.

Geez his name isn't Jennifer... LOL

He's Greg

Sorry, new to this whole thing.

Jennifer Nordell
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Jennifer Nordell
Treehouse Teacher

Alexander Davison She was replying to me. I had also posted an answer but Greg had posted before I refreshed. Likely as not she received an email with my answer that I had removed :)

??? I don't understand what just happened lol