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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.

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:


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
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