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A tricky question about margin


kayut
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Hi,

 

Consider a web page with two adjacent paragraphs:

<p>  first paragraph</p><p>  second paragraph</p>

With this CSS code applied to a web page:

p {  background-color: red;  margin-top: 50px;  margin-bottom: 50px;}

What will be the distance between the two red rectangles displayed for the background color of these paragraphs?

 

Answer: I thought it should be 100px but NO, the distance between two paragraphs would be only 50px.

 

Can some one please explain WHY??

 

Tahnks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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