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JavaScript Build an Interactive Website Introduction to jQuery Using jQuery to Select Elements

Why dose this not validate

on this exercise http://teamtreehouse.com/library/build-an-interactive-website/introduction-to-jquery/using-jquery-to-select-elements

the question Challenge task 2 of 2 On the next line, use jQuery to select all list items (li) in an unordered list (ul) with the class of 'nav'?

My answeer

$("#container");

$(".nav ul li");

And I get a bummer

3 Answers

Chris Dziewa
Chris Dziewa
17,781 Points

Right now you have a lu instead of a ul. Also it says a ul with the class of nav. As you have it now, this would select a ul in an element with the class of nav. The correct second line is $("ul.nav li");.

Austin Davis
Austin Davis
23,939 Points

On first glance I would say it could be because you have lu written instead of ul.

It was a mistype it style dosnt work