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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Working With Numbers Doing Math

In challenge task 3 of 3 it keeps saying did you use / symbol to divide profit by quantity and i did divided them

In challenge task 3 of 3 it keeps saying did you use / symbol to divide profit by quantity and i did divided them

script.js
var wholesalePrice = 5.45;
var retailPrice = 9.99;
var quantity = 47;
var salesTotal = retailPrice * quantity;
var profit = salesTotal - (wholesalePrice * quantity);
var profitPerUnit = 213.38 / 47;
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="script.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

rydavim
rydavim
18,798 Points

Welcome to Treehouse!

You've got the right idea, the challenge just wants you to use the variables instead of their values.

var profitPerUnit = profit / quantity;  // You can do math on variables!

Thanks