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17,225 Points

Task 3/6 Advanced Sass concepts

The challenge is "Define a "box" class. Use the "square" mixin to give it a height and width of 10px, and set the border to red."

My code is:

@mixin square ($size, $color: black) {
        width: $size;
    height: $size:
    border: 1px solid $color

.box {
    @include square (10px, red);

I am seriously struggling to spot anything wrong with this. Usually it's something so glaringly stupid, but I think I've checked that.

Tagging my new favourite teacher Hampton Catlin for help!

1 Answer

17,225 Points

Right if anyone else is struggling with this I've solved it. I won't give the answer exactly, but in code above I was separating the box class entirely from the mixin.

In reality you want to include the .box class within the mixin and then declare a change to it when you run your @include line.

There should be no { } style braces after you've written your mixin.

Hopefully that helps anyone else struggling with this.