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JavaScript JavaScript Functions Pass Information Into Functions Create a max() Function

conditional statement for a larger number to be returned

script.js
function getMax (no1, no2){
  return larger;
  if (no1 ==='larger')
    return true;
} else 
{return false;
}

2 Answers

Clayton Perszyk
MOD
Clayton Perszyk
Treehouse Moderator 48,343 Points
function getMax(no1, no2) { // rename function to max
  return larger; // remove this (return breaks out of function)
   if (no1 ==='larger') // replace this condition with a condition to check that no1 is greater than no2 (i.e. >)
     return true; // return no1
   } else {
     return false; // return no2
   }
} // add a closing curly brace for function definition 

thanks