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I came across this question...What is the value of gameOver? let gameOver = !false.... and the answer is true but how?
Jennifer NordellTreehouse Teacher
Hi there! The
! is sometimes called the negation operator. It takes a true or false value and flips it to the opposite So
!true is false and
!false is true.
Hope this helps!
edited for additional note*
If you want to convert this to English, you could say it as " let gameOver be set to not false". And what is not false? There is only one alternative, and that is true. A condition can only be false or true.
Thank you so much!