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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Making Decisions with Conditional Statements Build a Random Number Guessing Game

Why will the answer not write to the screen?

var randomNumber = Math.floor(Math.random() * 6) + 1;
var guess = prompt('I am thinking of a number between 1 and 6. What is it?');
if ( parseInt(guess) === randomNumber ) {
  document.write('<p>You guessed the number!</p>');
} else {
  documnet.write('<p>Sorry. The number was '+ randomNumber + ' </p>');
Rich Donnellan
Rich Donnellan
25,767 Points

Added Markdown formatting. Refer to the Markdown Cheatsheet for examples.

1 Answer

Andrew Gaskins
Andrew Gaskins
4,522 Points

Looks like a spelling error in the else clause:

documnet.write() --> document.write()

Thanks Andrew that was the problem.