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JavaScript JavaScript Basics Making Decisions in Your Code with Conditional Statements Use Multiple Conditions

Something's wrong with this script. The value in the variable money is 9. But if you preview this script, the browser

script.js
const money = 9;
const today = 'Friday'

if ( money > 10 && today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert ("Time to go to the theater.");    
} else if ( money >= 50 && today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert ("Time for a movie and dinner.");    
} else if ( today != 'Friday' ) {
  alert ("It's Friday, but I don't have enough money to go out.");   
} else {
  alert ("This isn't Friday. I need to stay home.");
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <script src="script.js"></script>
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

You delete "=" not "!" from the secound else if. The "!" is negate it .

const money = 9;
const today = 'Friday'

if ( money > 10 && today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert("Time to go to the theater.");    
} else if ( money >= 50 && today === 'Friday' ) {
  alert("Time for a movie and dinner.");    
} else if ( today == 'Friday' ) {
  alert("It's Friday, but I don't have enough money to go out.");   
} else {
  alert("This isn't Friday. I need to stay home.");
}