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C# C# Objects Encapsulation and Arrays Ternary If

What am I doing wrong?

Please give me a little insight on what the issue seems to be. Thanks

CodeChallenge.cs
int value = -1;
string textColor =null;
value < 0 ? textColor = "red" : textColor = "green";

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
228,991 Points

The entire ternary is an expression.

So it would not normally contain assignment statements, though it's common for it to be used in one.

A typical use of a ternary might have a structure like this:

somevariable = conditional_expression ? value_if_true : value_if_false;

Thank you