Change a variable for a specific area

Change a variable for a specific area
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#1

Tell us what’s happening:
Hi I’m new here and I started the lessons here about html and css,
and in this lesson i just don’t understand something.
when i write “–penguin-belly: white;” as the lessson tells me it changes the main body but not the cheeks of the penguin, why doesn’t it change them too?

Your code so far


<style>
  :root {
    --penguin-skin: gray;
    --penguin-belly: pink;
    --penguin-beak: orange;
  }
  
  body {
    background: var(--penguin-belly, #c6faf1);
  }
  
  .penguin {
    
    /* add code below */
    --penguin-belly: white;
    /* add code above */
    
    position: relative;
    margin: auto;
    display: block;
    margin-top: 5%;
    width: 300px;
    height: 300px;
  }
  
  .right-cheek {
    top: 15%;
    left: 35%;
    background: var(--penguin-belly, pink);
    width: 60%;
    height: 70%;
    border-radius: 70% 70% 60% 60%;
  }
  
  .left-cheek {
    top: 15%;
    left: 5%;
    background: var(--penguin-belly, pink);
    width: 60%;
    height: 70%;
    border-radius: 70% 70% 60% 60%;
  }
  
  .belly {
    top: 60%;
    left: 2.5%;
    background: var(--penguin-belly, pink);
    width: 95%;
    height: 100%;
    border-radius: 120% 120% 100% 100%;
  }
  
  .penguin-top {
    top: 10%;
    left: 25%;
    background: var(--penguin-skin, gray);
    width: 50%;
    height: 45%;
    border-radius: 70% 70% 60% 60%;
  }
  
  .penguin-bottom {
    top: 40%;
    left: 23.5%;
    background: var(--penguin-skin, gray);
    width: 53%;
    height: 45%;
    border-radius: 70% 70% 100% 100%;
  }
  
  .right-hand {
    top: 0%;
    left: -5%;
    background: var(--penguin-skin, gray);
    width: 30%;
    height: 60%;
    border-radius: 30% 30% 120% 30%;
    transform: rotate(45deg);
    z-index: -1;
  }
  
  .left-hand {
    top: 0%;
    left: 75%;
    background: var(--penguin-skin, gray);
    width: 30%;
    height: 60%;
    border-radius: 30% 30% 30% 120%;
    transform: rotate(-45deg);
    z-index: -1;
  }
  
  .right-feet {
    top: 85%;
    left: 60%;
    background: var(--penguin-beak, orange);
    width: 15%;
    height: 30%;
    border-radius: 50% 50% 50% 50%;
    transform: rotate(-80deg);
    z-index: -2222;
  }
  
  .left-feet {
    top: 85%;
    left: 25%;
    background: var(--penguin-beak, orange);
    width: 15%;
    height: 30%;
    border-radius: 50% 50% 50% 50%;
    transform: rotate(80deg);
    z-index: -2222;
  }
  
  .right-eye {
    top: 45%;
    left: 60%;
    background: black;
    width: 15%;
    height: 17%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .left-eye {
    top: 45%;
    left: 25%;
    background: black;
    width: 15%;
    height: 17%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .sparkle {
    top: 25%;
    left: 15%;
    background: white;
    width: 35%;
    height: 35%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .blush-right {
    top: 65%;
    left: 15%;
    background: pink;
    width: 15%;
    height: 10%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .blush-left {
    top: 65%;
    left: 70%;
    background: pink;
    width: 15%;
    height: 10%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .beak-top {
    top: 60%;
    left: 40%;
    background: var(--penguin-beak, orange);
    width: 20%;
    height: 10%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .beak-bottom {
    top: 65%;
    left: 42%;
    background: var(--penguin-beak, orange);
    width: 16%;
    height: 10%;
    border-radius: 50%;
  }
  
  .penguin * {
    position: absolute;
  }
</style>
<div class="penguin">
  <div class="penguin-bottom">
    <div class="right-hand"></div>
    <div class="left-hand"></div>
    <div class="right-feet"></div>
    <div class="left-feet"></div>
  </div>
  <div class="penguin-top">
    <div class="right-cheek"></div>
    <div class="left-cheek"></div>
    <div class="belly"></div>
    <div class="right-eye">
      <div class="sparkle"></div>
    </div>
    <div class="left-eye">
      <div class="sparkle"></div>
    </div>
    <div class="blush-right"></div>
    <div class="blush-left"></div>
    <div class="beak-top"></div>
    <div class="beak-bottom"></div>
  </div>
</div>

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Link to the challenge:
https://learn.freecodecamp.org/responsive-web-design/basic-css/change-a-variable-for-a-specific-area


#2

omg im sorry , i thought that the cheeks are the blush :sweat_smile:
my mistake hh