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

This creates a new variable and stores the current year in it. Now, add a statement that returns this variable from the

having trouble

function getYear(){
  var year = new Date().getFullYear();
var d = new n
var n = d.getFullYear();
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="script.js"></script>

2 Answers

To return the variable, type "return" and the name of the variable, like so:

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

Thanks Nilo