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Create an array literal named objects. Don't add anything to the array yet.

I put ....

var objects={};

but its wrong, it says missing an array BUT the questions says to not to add anything to the array yet. Can you assist with what I have done wrong please

2 Answers

I think it wants an array literal

var objects = [];

You can read more on different types of literals here

Joe Consterdine
Joe Consterdine
13,965 Points

Hi Stacy,

I believe you need to create the array by using brackets like these '[ ]' rather than curly braces like these '{ }'.

'{}' are used to create objects, and '[]' are used to create arrays.

So maybe try var objects = [];

Let me know if it works.

Thanks Joe