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CSS CSS Foundations Selectors Type, Class, and ID Selectors

setting the background color to light blue

body { background-color: #cadde5; } what is wrong with the above code

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>CSS Selectors</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="cc1-main-styles.css" type="text/css" media="screen">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" type="text/css" media="screen">
<body >
    <h1><em>Hello</em> World!</h1>
            <em>Lorem ipsum dolor</em> sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nunc pulvinar consequat tortor, nec venenatis erat elementum scelerisque. Curabitur sit amet risus nisi. Aenean aliquet euismod augue at viverra. Ut varius arcu in lorem iaculis ullamcorper. Integer eu rutrum quam.
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

background-color: #cadde5;


3 Answers

Hi Fumisai,

The code challenge is asking for you to use the color keyword lightblue not a hex code.

Teslim Adeyemo
Teslim Adeyemo
21,275 Points

You probably need to close the space between the body and the right facing arrow head. Be sure also that you are not linking to the wrong style sheet.

Teslim Adeyemo
Teslim Adeyemo
21,275 Points

That's right. Always follow the code challenge instructions word for word.