Learn Basic CSS by Building a Cafe Menu - Step 25

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Now it’s easy to see that the text is centered inside the div element. Currently, the width of the div element is specified in pixels (px ). Change the width property’s value to be 80% , to make it 80% the width of its parent element (body ).

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<!-- file: index.html -->
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8" />
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" />
    <title>Cafe Menu</title>
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet"/>
  </head>
  <body>
    <div>
      <header>
        <h1>CAMPER CAFE</h1>
        <p>Est. 2020</p>
      </header>
      <main>
        <section>
          <h2>Coffee</h2>
        </section>
      </main>
    </div>
  </body>
</html>
/* file: styles.css */
body { 
  width:80%px
  /*
  background-color: burlywood;
  */
}

h1, h2, p {
  text-align: center;
}
div {
  width: 300px;
  background-color: burlywood;
}

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Challenge: Learn Basic CSS by Building a Cafe Menu - Step 25

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hiya! I see your code is posted but there is no question yet?

Now it’s easy to see that the text is centered inside the div element. Currently, the width of the div element is specified in pixels (px ). Change the width property’s value to be 80% , to make it 80% the width of its parent element (body ).
How to change into 80% widtj

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this is the line that you were using to make the width 80%, so just remove the ‘px’ letters and add a semi-colon ; to the end of the line.

(the px is a unit of pixels, and % is another unit, so they cannot be used together)

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