CSS padding

hi,

I ran following example
<html>
<head>
<style type="text/css">
table, td, th
{
border:1px solid black;
}
td
{
padding:15px;
}
</style>
</head>

<body>
<table>
<tr>
<th>Firstname</th>
<th>Lastname</th>
<th>Savings</th>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>Peter</td>
<td>Griffin</td>
<td>$100</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>Lois</td>
<td>Griffin</td>
<td>$150</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>Joe</td>
<td>Swanson</td>
<td>$300</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>Cleveland</td>
<td>Brown</td>
<td>$250</td>
</tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>

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i have not understood output.

if i change the padding does the cell distance change from all sides, please advise
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gudii9Asked:
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lexlythiusConnect With a Mentor Commented:
the style
padding: 15px;

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is shortcut for
padding-top: 15px;
padding-right: 15px;
padding-bottom: 15px;
padding-left: 15px;

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So the answer is yes.
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Sudaraka WijesingheConnect With a Mentor Web Application ProgrammerCommented:
if i change the padding does the cell distance change from all sides

Yes
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