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JavaScript CSS Selectors Quickstart Pseudo-classes and Combinators Pseudo-classes Challenge

I think there is a problem with the treehouse error checking program here

I've set the visited pseudo-class to firebrick as instructed. The editor keeps insisting that I haven't.

a:link {color:darkorange;} a:visited {color:firebrick}

a:link {color:darkorange;}
a:visited {color:firebrick}
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Pseudo-classes Challenge</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
      <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
      <h2>Journey Through the <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sierra_Nevada_(U.S.)">Sierra Nevada Mountains</a></h2>
      <p><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Tahoe">Lake Tahoe</a> is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California">California</a>. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.</p>

1 Answer

Hello Scott, You forgot to add a semicolon at the end of your color property declaration. Can you add it and try again? Like

a:link {
  color: darkorange;

a:visited {
  color: firebrick;
Kevin Gates
Kevin Gates
15,052 Points

You are correct. Good catch.


I already tried it with and without a semi-colon multiple times with no success.

It changes the output in the preview correctly. But tells me it is incorrect when I click 'check work'.

That's what makes me think there was an error with the answer checking program.