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JavaScript

Declaring the fruitsLength variable

Just wondering, in the fruits.js example, did she make an error by not declaring let/const/var?

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
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It's helpful to identify the course and lesson you are referring to.
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Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,788 Points

I recall answering another question about this 4 years ago. Odd that nothing was ever added to the Teacher's Notes.

Without the declaration, JavaScript implicitly creates a global variable. While this is not generally considered good programming practice, it is allowed in the language (as long as you are not using "strict" mode).