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HTML paragraphs not displayed next to each other horizontally

I am learning html/css and have written a simple bit of code to show the content of 3 divisions next to one another horizontally but it doesn't do what I intended. Rather it displays the divisions under one another.
Can you see what is wrong with my code  which is shown below ?
I also attach the screen shot of the code as viewed in Internet explorer.

html code viewed in Internet explorer
<!DOCTYPE html >
<html>
<head>

<title>Test 1</title>

<style>
/*RESET START*/
html, body, div, span, applet, object, iframe,
h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, p, blockquote, pre,
a, abbr, acronym, address, big, cite, code,
del, dfn, em, img, ins, kbd, q, s, samp,
small, strike, strong, sub, sup, tt, var,
b, u, i, center,
dl, dt, dd, ol, ul, li,
fieldset, form, label, legend,
table, caption, tbody, tfoot, thead, tr, th, td,
article, aside, canvas, details, embed, 
figure, figcaption, footer, header, hgroup, 
menu, nav, output, ruby, section, summary,
time, mark, audio, video {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0;
	border: 0;
	font-size: 100%;
	font: inherit;
	vertical-align: baseline;
}
/* HTML5 display-role reset for older browsers */
article, aside, details, figcaption, figure, 
footer, header, hgroup, menu, nav, section {
	display: block;
}
body {
	line-height: 1;
}
ol, ul {
	list-style: none;
}
blockquote, q {
	quotes: none;
}
blockquote:before, blockquote:after,
q:before, q:after {
	content: '';
	content: none;
}
table {
	border-collapse: collapse;
	border-spacing: 0;
}
/*RESET END*/


#div1 {float:left; width:300px;border-left:0px; background-color:#FF66FF;}

#div2 { width:300px; background-color:#9999FF;border-left:340}

#div3 {width:300px;background-color:#66FFCC};
</style>

</head>

<body>

<div id="div1">
	<p> Parabraph 1</p>
</div>

<div id="div2">
	<p>Paragraph 2</p>
</div>

<div id="div3">
	<p>Paragraph 3</p>
</div>


</body>

</html>
 

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Thanks,

Roger
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Roger Alcindor
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Roger AlcindorAuthor Commented:
Wrong picture uploaded, here is the correct one.htmlFileViewed in InternetExplorer
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
All 3 divs need to have 'float:left;' for them to 'float' next to each other.
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Like this:
#div1 {float:left; width:300px;border-left:0px; background-color:#FF66FF;}

#div2 {float:left;width:300px; background-color:#9999FF;border-left:340}

#div3 {float:left;width:300px;background-color:#66FFCC};

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Roger AlcindorAuthor Commented:
Thanks Dave.
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