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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Making Decisions with Conditional Statements Improving the Random Number Guessing Game

Matthew Lehman
Matthew Lehman
5,282 Points

may someone please check my javascript code please.] cant seem to find the error in my random numbers project.

any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

https://w.trhou.se/ai35khc3yq

1 Answer

Hi Matthew,

Debugging can definitely be tricky at times. I found two syntax errors in the following portion of your code:

} else if ( parseInt(guess) > randomNumber ) {
   var guessLess = prompt('Try again. The number I am thinking of is less than ' + guess);
   if parseInt(guessLess) === randomNumber) { // this line is missing an opening paren ( to begin the if conditional
      correctGuess = true;
  }
// this line is missing a closing curly brace } to end the 'else if' block

Cheers

Matthew Lehman
Matthew Lehman
5,282 Points

Thanks a lot Robert. looks like I figured it out. Your extra set of eyes helped