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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Creating Reusable Code with Functions Passing an Argument to a Function

Alyssa FitzGerald
Alyssa FitzGerald
6,263 Points

Passing an Argument to a Function Challenge

Stuck on this one, a bit confused by the challenge... where am I going wrong?

function returnValue(word){
  var echo = word
    return word;

  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="script.js"></script>

1 Answer

Adam Pengh
Adam Pengh
29,881 Points
function returnValue(word) {
  return word;

var echo = returnValue('Hello');