Instruction confusion


#1


https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-html-css/lessons/tables/exercises/colspan?action=lesson_resume&link_content_target=interstitial_lesson


{In index.html, span a

element across two columns.}
what does this instruction mean?

Replace this line with your code. 
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
  <title>Ship To It - Company Packing List</title>
  <link href="https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Lato: 100,300,400,700|Luckiest+Guy|Oxygen:300,400" rel="stylesheet">
  <link href="style.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet">
</head>
<body>

  <ul class="navigation">
    <li><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/codecademy-content/courses/web-101/unit-9/htmlcss1-img_logo-shiptoit.png" height="20px;"></li>
    <li class="active">Action List</li>
    <li>Profiles</li>
    <li>Settings</li>
  </ul>

  <div class="search">Search the table</div>

 <table>
   <tr>
     <th>Company Name</th>
     <th>Number of Items to Ship</th>
     <th>Next Action</th>
   </tr>
   <tr>
     <td>Adam's Greenworks</td>
     <td>14</td>
     <td>Package Items</td>
     
   </tr>
   <tr>
  <td>Davie's Burgers</td>
  <td>2</td>
  <td>Send Invoice</td>
</tr>
<tr>
  <td>Baker's Bike Shop</td>
  <td>3</td>
  <td>Send Invoice</td>
</tr>
<tr>
  <td>Miss Sally's Southern</td>
  <td>4</td>
  <td>Ship</td>
</tr>
<tr>
  <td>Summit Resort Rentals</td>
  <td>4</td>
  <td>Ship</td>
</tr>
<tr>
  <td>Strike Fitness</td>
  <td>1</td>
  <td>Enter Order</td>
</tr>
 </table>

</body>
</html>


#2

You most likely need to use "colspan" attribute. Check out MDN for more info.


#3

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