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HTML

              
                 <div>
      <label for="customname">Enter custom name:</label>
      <input id="customname" type="text" placeholder="">
    </div>
    <div>
      <label for="us">US</label><input id="us" type="radio" name="ukus" value="us" checked>
      <label for="uk">UK</label><input id="uk" type="radio" name="ukus" value="uk">
    </div>
    <div>
      <button class="randomize">Generate random story</button>
    </div>
    <!-- Thanks a lot to Willy Aguirre for his help with the code for this assessment -->
    <p class="story"></p>
              
            
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CSS

              
                 body {
      font-family: helvetica, sans-serif;
      width: 350px;
    }

    label {
      font-weight: bold;  
    }

    div {
      padding-bottom: 20px;
    }

    input[type="text"] {
      padding: 5px;
      width: 150px;
    }

    p {
      background: #FFC125;
      color: #5E2612;
      padding: 10px;
      visibility: hidden;
    }

    </style>
              
            
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JS

              
                // Step 1

const customName = document.getElementById('customname');
const randomize = document.querySelector('.randomize');
const story = document.querySelector('.story');

function randomValueFromArray(array){
  const random = Math.floor(Math.random()*array.length);
  return array[random];
}

// Step 2
const storyText = 'It was 94 fahrenheit outside, so :insertx: went for a walk. When they got to :inserty:, they stared in horror for a few moments, then :insertz:. Bob saw the whole thing, but was not surprised — :insertx: weighs 300 pounds, and it was a hot day.';

const insertX = ['Willy the Goblin',
 'Big Daddy',
'Father Christmas'];

const insertY = ['the soup kitchen',
 'Disneyland',
  'the White House'];

const insertZ = ['spontaneously combusted',
 'melted into a puddle on the sidewalk',
'turned into a slug and crawled away'];


// STEP 3
randomize.addEventListener('click', result);

function result() {
  let newStory = storyText;
const xItem = randomValueFromArray(insertX);
const yItem = randomValueFromArray(insertY);
const zItem = randomValueFromArray(insertZ);
  
  newStory = newStory.replaceAll(':insertx:', xItem);
  newStory = newStory.replace(':inserty:', yItem);
  newStory = newStory.replace(':insertz:', zItem);

  if(customName.value !== '') {
    const name = customName.value;
    newStory = newStory.replace('Bob', name);
    

  }

  if(document.getElementById("uk").checked) {
    const weight = Math.round(300/14) + ' stone';
    const temperature =  Math.round(((94 - 32) * 5/9)) + ' centigrade';
    newStory = newStory.replace('300 pounds', weight);
    newStory = newStory.replace('94 fahrenheit', temperature);
  }

  story.textContent = newStory;
  story.style.visibility = 'visible';
}
              
            
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