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

something weird

Hi,I put this code in the second question but it doesn't work,But it works with me in my browser. this is my code: and thnks!

  function returnValue(text){
  var echo = text;
  return echo;
alert( returnValue("Hello"));
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="script.js"></script>

1 Answer

Brendan Whiting
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Brendan Whiting
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They want you to create the echo variable after the function, after the closing }, not inside of it:

function returnValue(text){
  return text;

// create the echo variable out here

i have answered this first question lol i'm stuck in the second.