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JavaScript Node.js Basics (2014) Introduction to Node.js The Console

Use the log method on the console object to print out the name variable.

for the******** ....what this **** means

var name = "Andrew";
var details = { favouriteLanguage: "JavaScript", age: 31, children: 2.4 } 
var errorMessage = "Something bad has occurred";

function print(name) {
  var outputDiv = document.getElementById('output');
  outputDiv.innerHTML = name;

console.log({ name: "Andrew" });  

thats what i am doing....this **** is making me crazy

Jason Anders
Jason Anders
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4 Answers

Thomas Nilsen
Thomas Nilsen
14,957 Points
console.log(name);                     //Challenge 1
console.dir(details);                    //Challenge 2
console.error(errorMessage);     //Challenge 3

here is the answer:

console.log(name); console.dir(details); console.error(errorMessage);

Answer of challenge 2 is : console.dir(details)

Carlos Lantigua
Carlos Lantigua
5,938 Points

ughhh they purposely put in an error on the last line to make any follow on code not work.. this hurts my soul

const errorMessage = "Something bad has occurred";