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JavaScript jQuery Basics Understanding jQuery Events and DOM Traversal Events with jQuery

Yuk Tang
Yuk Tang
3,464 Points

On method does not work in Events with jQuery quiz.

I've copied and pasted from working example from exercises and copied and pasted names from question.

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
    <title>Document</title>
</head>
<body>
    <h2>Student List</h2>

    <ul class="student-list">
        <li>James McAvoy</li>
        <li>Alena Holligan</li>
        <li>Wade Christensen</li>
        <li>Matt Krzyzynski</li>
    </ul>

    <script
    src="jquery-3.2.1.min.js"></script>
    <script src="app.js"></script>
</body>
</html>
app.js
$('.student-list').on('click', 'ul', function(event){
});

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,812 Points

Though it won't be obvious until task 2, the handler is intended to respond to events on the UL's children. So just omit the filter selector argument.