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JavaScript jQuery Basics Understanding jQuery Events and DOM Traversal Events with jQuery

Keytron Brown
Keytron Brown
15,485 Points

Why dont you guys add hints to these challenges anymore. It only people like me ask and wait for more questions.

I dont understand this challenge.

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
    <title>Document</title>
</head>
<body>
    <h2>Student List</h2>

    <ul class="student-list">
        <li>James McAvoy</li>
        <li>Alena Holligan</li>
        <li>Wade Christensen</li>
        <li>Matt Krzyzynski</li>
    </ul>

    <script
    src="jquery-3.2.1.min.js"></script>
    <script src="app.js"></script>
</body>
</html>
app.js
$('.student-list ul').on('click', function(event){

});

There is a hint when you check your work that says Bummer: Did you call jQuery with the argument "'.student-list'"?

If you remove the ul after .student-list, that should resolve your issue.

1 Answer

Keytron Brown
Keytron Brown
15,485 Points

Back in the beginning sections there used to be an added hint bar that gave extra details to the challenges. They stopped doing it after a certain point.