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In app.js, use jQuery to create a new <li> element containing the student name "Sam Smith", and save your new element to
<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en"> <head> <title>Document</title> </head> <body> <h2>Student List</h2> <ul class="student-list"> <li>James McAvoy</li> <li>Alena Holligan</li> <li>Wade Christensen</li> <li>Matt Krzyzynski</li> </ul> <script src="jquery-3.2.1.min.js"></script> <script src="app.js"></script> </body> </html>
const $newStudent = '<li> Sam Smith </li>' $('.student-list').append($newStudent)
Review this video @ :30 and you will see you are missing something in how you created $newStudent. I would also remove the extra spaces around Sam Smith. Sometimes the checker can be finicky about text.
This is the tested answer
const $newStudent = $('<li>Sam Smith</li>'); $('.student-list').append($newStudent);