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JavaScript JavaScript Loops Working with 'for' Loops Terminate a Loop

Angelica Islas
Angelica Islas
4,082 Points

Not sure where to add break in order to immediately terminate the for loop if the value i is equal to message/2

let message = "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"; message = message.length;

for ( let i = 1; i < message; i++ ) {

let message = "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious";
message = message.length;

for ( let i = 1; i < message; i++ ) {
  if ( i === message / 2 ) {
    console.log('The loop has terminated...');
  console.log(`Logging the number ${i}`);

console.log('The program continues...');

1 Answer

Hi Angelica!

Put break just after this (inside the if statement):

console.log('The loop has terminated...');
// Here

Keep in mind if you put it before the console.log statement then it would never log 'The loop has terminated...'.

I hope that helps.

Stay safe and happy coding!