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JavaScript JavaScript and the DOM (Retiring) Making Changes to the DOM Removing an Element from the DOM

This should work

this should work

app.js
var myList;
var firstListItem;
myList.removeChild(firstListItem);
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>DOM Manipulation</title>
    </head>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" />
    <body>
        <ul>
            <li id="first">First Item</li>
            <li id="second">Second Item</li>
            <li id="third">Third Item</li>
        </ul>
        <script src="app.js"></script>
    </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Hi Kim. You have to specify/query the DOM elements which you want to interact with using the selectors. Check out this link https://www.w3schools.com/js/js_htmldom_elements.asp