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Andrew Denson4,544 Points
This code works without closing tag for <h2> element?
var adjective = prompt('please type an adjective'); var sentence = "<h2> there once was a " + adjective; document.write(sentence);
Why does this work without the closing tag for the <h2>. If the code didn't have any html elements to the text would be really small. I know by putting the document.write to it this clarifies that it is html markup. I am not understand why you don't need a closing tag to complete it.
Niclas Hilmersson8,296 Points
In normal HTML you can use tags without an ending tag and that will work just fine. BUT it's not recommended since that could cause confusion and some errors and bugs in the end.