PLEASE help with this choices/elif statement

hi! I am coding a story and am doing a quiz. Every single time, no matter which answers i pick; whether i do all water or all earth or air or the more than 3 like its supposed to be, it automatically just goes to the fire outcome. not even the “Else” fire outcome because that would have a readerMessage but the first outcome. I really, really don’t know what I’m doing wrong and have tried everything. Please help!!!
I am including one sample question from the quiz and then the elif. all questions follow the same format.
some of the spacing may not have transferred correctly from the episode to the forum! Plz somone help I’ve tried everything :’)
thank you so much

NARRATOR
What is your dream job?

choice “Journalism, sales, technology.”{@AIR +1
} “Teacher, philosopher, leadership position.”{@FIRE +1
} “Politician, security guard, finances.”{@EARTH +1
}“Chef, nurse, artist.”{@WATER +1
}

@zoom reset
@STORM walks to spot 1.118 57 74 in zone 1
@STORM moves to layer 2
@STORM faces right
@JEWEL walks to spot 1.109 266 88 in zone 1
@JEWEL moves to layer 2
if (FIRE > 3) {
@overlay FIRE create
@overlay FIRE opacity 1 in 0
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE shifts to -63 -16 in zone 1
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE scales to 1.000 1.000
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE moves to layer 1
STORM (talk_afraid)
JEWEL!
JEWEL (talk_afraid)
What’s happening?!
STORM (talk_argue_defensive)
I don’t know!
This fire just came out of nowhere!
JEWEL (talk_argue_defensive)
Did you do it?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
I have no idea…
JEWEL (talk_accuse_angry)
Well make it stop!
STORM (talk_angry)
I don’t know how!
} elif (WATER > 3) {
@overlay WATER create
@overlay WATER opacity 1 in 0
STORM (talk_afraid)
JEWEL!
JEWEL (talk_afraid)
Ah!!!
STORM (talk_argue_defensive)
Oh my god are you okay?!
JEWEL (talk_afraid)
What was that?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
I have no idea!
JEWEL (talk_argue_defensive)
Did you do it?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
How is that possible?!
JEWEL (talk_accuse_angry)
I don’t know! Just make it stop!
STORM (talk_angry)
I don’t know how!
} elif (AIR > 3)
{
@overlay AIR create
@overlay AIR opacity 1 in 0
STORM (talk_afraid)
JEWEL!
JEWEL (talk_afraid)
What’s happening?!
STORM (talk_argue_defensive)
I don’t know!
This wind is insane!
JEWEL (talk_argue_defensive)
Are you doing it?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
How is that even possible?!
JEWEL (talk_accuse_angry)
I don’t know, just make it stop!
STORM (talk_angry)
I don’t know how!
}elif (EARTH > 3){
@overlay EARTH create
@overlay EARTH opacity 1 in 0
STORM (talk_afraid)
JEWEL!
JEWEL (talk_exclaim_yes_happy)
Ahhh!!!
STORM (talk_afraid)
What’s happening?!
JEWEL (run_fall)
I don’t know! But I can’t stand up in all this mud!
STORM (talk_argue_defensive)
Where did it come from?!
JEWEL (talk_argue_defensive)
Are you doing it?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
How is that even possible?!
JEWEL (talk_accuse_angry)
I don’t know, just make it stop!
STORM (talk_angry)
I don’t know how!
}else {
readerMessage You did not strongly identify with any element.
readerMessage You will be assigned fire for now.
EXT. FARM AND SILO - DAY with FIRE
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE shifts to -63 -16 in zone 1
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE scales to 1.000 1.000
@overlay 5381457766580224_FIRE moves to layer 1
STORM (talk_afraid)
JEWEL!
JEWEL (talk_afraid)
What’s happening?!
STORM (talk_argue_defensive)
I don’t know!
This fire just came out of nowhere!
JEWEL (talk_argue_defensive)
Did you do it?!
STORM (talk_afraid)
I have no idea…
JEWEL (talk_accuse_angry)
Well make it stop!
STORM (talk_angry)
I don’t know how!

}

The app might have not have reset your point values when you tried a different branch. You can change them manually under Story Modifiers then Character Points. image

hey! so i just looked at it, and when i click on the character points that way, the totals add up. Like, if i clicked the earth choice 4 times EARTH has 4 points. But then it still goes to the wrong one. Just now it started going to water, when water had zero points when i checked this way and earth has four. sigh. im hoping maybe its just my computer and when they approve my overlays it will be normal in the app?
Thank you though!!!

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