CSS Treehouse Club: CSS My First Web Page CSS Review

Tim Robinson
Tim Robinson
1,449 Points

What does CSS stand for? - Question Answer..

Surely 'Cascading Style Sheet' is an acceptable answer also? (Singular, Not Plural)

James Bell
James Bell
3,478 Points

Cascading Style Sheet (singular)..

Tim Robinson
Tim Robinson
1,449 Points

The only answer accepted on the Quiz was

'Cascading Style Sheets'

(Plural)

Balal Naeem
Balal Naeem
7,418 Points

I think officially CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. I think the reason for the plural might be the fact that you can have multiple stylesheets for a single web page. Just my thought though.

1 Answer

The official name for CSS is 'Cascading Style Sheets' (Plural).

Jason Anders
Jason Anders
Treehouse Moderator 143,830 Points

Hi Matt Ryker (and Tim Robinson)

Why is it "kind of silly" to not accept an incorrect answer??

How would this be proper and responsible teaching by Treehouse? "Cascading Style Sheet" is not what CSS stands for; therefore, this answer is not (and should not) be accepted as correct.

Hi Jason Anders,

You are right, it wouldn't be the proper and responsible way to teach the material if they excepted an answer that wasn't 100% correct. I have edited my answer to remove my previous comment. Thank you for your input and making me think differently to improve my future answers.

Thank you, Matt