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JavaScript JavaScript Loops, Arrays and Objects Tracking Data Using Objects The Student Record Search Challenge

Stucked! - The page only loads after the 'quit' input.

var studentRequest;
var student;
var students = [{
    name: 'Dave',
    track: 'Front End Development',
    achievements: 158,
    points: 14730
  },
  {
    name: 'Jody',
    track: 'iOS Development with Swift',
    achievements: '175',
    points: '16375'
  },
  {
    name: 'Jordan',
    track: 'PHP Development',
    achievements: '55',
    points: '2025'
  },
  {
    name: 'John',
    track: 'Learn WordPress',
    achievements: '40',
    points: '1950'
  },
  {
    name: 'Trish',
    track: 'Rails Development',
    achievements: '5',
    points: '350'
  }
];


while (studentRequest != 'quit') {
  studentRequest = prompt('Type the name or type \'quit\' to end');

  for (var i = 0; i < students.length; i += 1) {
    student = students[i].name;

    if (studentRequest === student) {
      document.body.innerHTML = "";
      document.write("<h2>Name: " + students[i].name + "</h2>" +
        "<p>Track: " + students[i].track + "</p>" +
        "<p>Achievements: " + students[i].achievements + "</p>" +
        "<p>Points: " + students[i].points + "</p>");
    }
  }

}```

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
210,475 Points

That's normal behavior in modern browsers. Take a look at the next video page at the bottom in Teacher's Notes. The Important Update contains an explanation of what you are seeing.