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HTML How to Make a Website Styling Web Pages and Navigation Make a CSS Image Gallery

Beki Sonin
Beki Sonin
1,705 Points

What does it mean when i'm asked "Add CSS that will allow all images to fill their parent element."?

I'm taking a code challenge and it's asking my that question, and I dont understand the wording. When I tried to put my CSS on workspace in the code challenge to get a hint on what im doing wrong, it just lets me know that I didnt put the max width on my imagines, and I dont understand how those two things are related.

css/main.css
a {
  text-decoration: none;
}

#wrapper {
  max-width: 940px;
  margin: 0 auto;
  padding: 0 5%;
}

#logo {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 0;
}

h1, h2 {
  color: #fff;
}

nav a, nav a:visited {
  color: #fff;
}

nav a.selected, nav a:hover {
  color: #32673f;
}

h1 {
  font-family: 'Arvo', sans-serif;
  margin: 15px 0;
  font-size: 1.75em;
  font-weight: normal;
  line-height: 0.8em;
}

1 Answer

Kirkland Harrell
Kirkland Harrell
4,444 Points

The hint is letting you know it wants you to set the max-width of all images.

Setting it to 100% will allow it to fill its parent element.

img {
 max-width: 100%; 
}