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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Understanding Values and Units Pixels and Percentages

Kevin Jervis
Kevin Jervis
2,600 Points

Increasing font size of h2 element

Hi Guys

Not sure what I'm doing wrong here. Keep getting this message for some reason: Bummer! Make sure you're setting 'font-size' to 53 pixels.

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.title {
  font-size: 26px;
}

.h2 {
  font-size: 53px;
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
  </head>
  <body>
    <div class="container">
      <header>
        <span class="title">Journey through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
        <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
      </header>
      <div class="main-content">
        <p>
          Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. 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>
        <a href="#">Find out more</a>
        <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2>
        <p>
          As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of mink, bears, and Bald eagles.
        </p>
        <a href="#">See the Wildlife</a>
      </div>
    </div>
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Hi there,

You've pretty much got it - you just need to take the . out from before the h2 - you only need a dot for classes, and h2 is a tag, which doesn't require any special notation. That one would look like:

h2 {
  font-size: 53px;
}

I need help

Kevin Jervis
Kevin Jervis
2,600 Points

I see, makes sense now. Thanks for your help Katie :o)

Kevin - you're welcome! :)

Zeynalka - hi again - I wasn't online when you asked for help, but if there's still something I can help you with, I'd be glad to :) If you've got a question open somewhere, feel free to link it for me to take a look at.