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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Understanding Values and Units Styling the Intro Paragraph

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I read the instructions, but my code is wrong and I don't know why.

Error: Make sure you're setting a unitless line-height value that multiplies the font-size value by 1.6.

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
    <header id="top" class="main-header">
      <span class="title">Journey Through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
    <div class="primary-content t-border">
      <p class="intro">
        Lake Tahoe is one of the most <span>breathtaking attractions</span> 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.
      <a href="#more">Find out more</a>
    <footer class="main-footer">
      <p>All rights reserved to the state of <a href="#">California</a>.</p>
      <a href="#top">Back to top &raquo;</a>
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

.intro {
    font-size: 1.25em;
  line-height: 2; /* Multiplied 1.6 by 1.25 */

Thee CSS code is having the problem.

Frans de Haan
Frans de Haan
6,315 Points


This is the good answer:

/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.intro {
   font-size: 1.25em; 
   line-height: 1.6;

You have already set the font-size to 1.25em. In your code the font-size is multiplied by 2.

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