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JavaScript Object-Oriented JavaScript Object Basics Changing and Adding Properties

changing objects

Challenge Task 1 of 2

On a new line after the existing code, change the value of the 'isTurn' property for player1 to false, using dot not

const player1 = {
    name: 'Ashley',
    color: 'purple',
    isTurn: true,
    play: function(){
        if (this.isTurn) {
            console.log(`${this.name} is now playing!`);

const player2 = {
    name: 'Guil',
    color: 'red',
    isTurn: false,
    play: function(){
        if (this['isTurn']) {
            console.log(`${this['name']} is now playing!`);
player1 .isTrue = false

1 Answer

Andreas Nyström
Andreas Nyström
8,885 Points


You have a space between your object and your property. Remove the space and it should work. Look here at the "Accessing Object Properties"-section for more information: https://www.w3schools.com/js/js_objects.asp

// This is your code now
player1 .isTrue= false

// this is how it should be
player1.isTurn = false;

Hope this helps and happy coding!

thanks Andreas

Antti Lylander
Antti Lylander
9,674 Points

also note that the property is 'isTurn' and not 'isTrue'.