Can not understand the input and checkboxes name attribute?

Tell us what’s happening:
Why I need to give the same name for all of my checkboxes?
What is the need for give it a label?
Why I can’t put them all in a same label element?
I can’t get it… help me

Your code so far


<h2>CatPhotoApp</h2>
<main>
<p>Click here to view more <a href="#">cat photos</a>.</p>

<a href="#"><img src="https://bit.ly/fcc-relaxing-cat" alt="A cute orange cat lying on its back."></a>

<p>Things cats love:</p>
<ul>
  <li>cat nip</li>
  <li>laser pointers</li>
  <li>lasagna</li>
</ul>
<p>Top 3 things cats hate:</p>
<ol>
  <li>flea treatment</li>
  <li>thunder</li>
  <li>other cats</li>
</ol>
<form action="/submit-cat-photo">
  <label for="indoor"><input id="indoor" type="radio" name="indoor-outdoor"> Indoor</label>
  <label for="outdoor"><input id="outdoor" type="radio" name="indoor-outdoor"> Outdoor</label><br>
  <input type="text" placeholder="cat photo URL" required>
  <button type="submit">Submit</button>
</form>
</main>

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Challenge: Create a Set of Checkboxes

Link to the challenge:

1: It’s not the same name but
Share the name attribute of personality
In this cause because, thats what they ask you to do
2: see https://www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_label.asp
3: to avoid bugs also see above

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Thank you for the answer