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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Creating Reusable Code with Functions Returning a Value from a Function

please help

create New variable and stores the current year Now add statement that returns this variable from the function

script.js
function getYear() {
}
var year=new Data().getFullYear(); 
returnyear;
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="script.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

2 Answers

Rachel Lev
Rachel Lev
14,583 Points

You need a space between return and year, also curly bracket goes at the end:

function getYear() {
  var year = new Date().getFullYear();
  return year;
}

Thank you

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,981 Points

You're close, but I see 3 issues:

  • the new code should be inside the function (between the braces)
  • you wrote "Data" instead of "Date"
  • there should be a space between "return" and "year"