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JavaScript Displaying the Search Results

Lewis Sheeran
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Lewis Sheeran
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Where does this.query come from?

I'm a little confused about how this.query is used.

Where is query and what is it's purpose?

The only thing I can think of is it's coming from the app.js file where 'query' is used as an argument in the performSearch function but that wouldn't make much sense because we're not calling props.performSearch(query). The only other thing I can think of is perhaps it's native to JS?

Tomas Schaffer
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performSearch is function passed from parrent and query is argument of this function. Because you didnt share your code how can anybody know where is it come from? it is variable and it can be inserted from external file or whatever.