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PHP PHP Basics Daily Exercise Program True PHP

Please let me know why my answer to this task is wrong.

Thanks in advance. I think it is most likely a mistype.

$a = 5;
//Place your code below this comment
$isBoolean = true;
$isIdentical = ($isBoolean === "5");

2 Answers

Jamie Moore
Jamie Moore
3,983 Points

Hey Jonathan,

You're super close to getting this, but you're comparing the wrong variable. You're currently comparing the variable isBoolean, but you want to compare the a variable.

$isIdentical = ($isBoolean === "5"); should then become $isIdentical = ($a === "5").

Hope this helps!

Thank you my code works now :)