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

Christopher tufano
Christopher tufano
1,259 Points

I'm returning a number, why is this not accepting my work? thank you

script.js
function max(one = 12, two = 6) {
  if (one >= two) {
    return console.log(`${one} is larger then ${two}`);
} else {
  return console.log(`${two} is larger then ${one}`);
}
}
max(10, 20)

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
217,570 Points

The instructions say, "The function should return the larger of the two numbers." But this code is logging a message instead of returning a value ("console.log" doesn't return anything).

So, for this challenge:

  • be sure to return the larger value
  • you won't need to display anything
  • you don't need to provide default values for the arguments