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

I don't understand why my code is returning "the 'max' is not returning a number.

function max( a,b ){
  if( a > b){
    return a;

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
217,571 Points

For task 1 you don't need to call the function, just define it.

But the issue is that in the current code, a value is returned when the first argument is larger, but otherwise nothing gets returned. Add another return statement after the conditional test to handle the other case.

Thank you!