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CSS Sass Basics (retired) Advanced Sass Concepts Interpolating and if/else

Adarsh Prabhu
Adarsh Prabhu
15,394 Points

I've followed the instructions but I get an error 'The color should be red'

I have followed the instruction but I seem to get an error which is unusual and quite cryptic

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
  <title>Sass Basics - Code Challenge</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="page-style.css">
  <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="style.css">
</head>
<body>
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    <div class="entry">
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style.scss
/* Write your SCSS code below. */

$time: morning;


@mixin cars ($make, $color) {

  .#{$make} {
      border: 1px solid black;
      background-image: url("#{$color}.png");
      @if $time == morning  {
            a {
            color: red;}
          }
      @else if $time == afternoon  {
            a {
            color: blue;}
          }
      @else {
            a {
            color: gray;}
          }

        }
}

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,692 Points

I think you missed the part where the challenge said "Underneath the previous code, ...".

:point_right: It looks like you put your if/else directive inside the mixin instead of after it.