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HTML HTML Forms Choosing Options Create a Select Menu

what does it mean when it ask "Add a label element to the select menu with the text "Shirt Color:"

not really sure what is asking for in the challenge

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>HTML Forms</title>

    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>
      <select id="color" name="shirt_color">
      <option value="red">red</option>
      <option value="yellow">yellow</option>
      <option value="purple">blue</option>
      <option value="green">green</option>
      <option value="orange">orange</option>




2 Answers

Matthew Hosking
Matthew Hosking
17,361 Points

Between the <h1> and the <select...>, you can put <label for="color">Shirt Color:</label> to display a label that can also focus on the select menu when you click on it.

Nikos Papapetrou
Nikos Papapetrou
5,590 Points


If you wrap the select element with the label tag you associate the label with the select tag and its options

<label>Shirt Color:
        staff to choose