Basic JavaScript - Testing Objects for Properties

function checkObj(obj, checkProp) {
// Only change code below this line
return “Change Me!”;
// Only change code above this line

Modify the function checkObj to test if an object passed to the function (obj ) contains a specific property (checkProp ). If the property is found, return that property’s value. If not, return "Not Found" .

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first you need to check if the object passed to the function has specific property (checkProp). You can use obj.hasOwnProperty(checkProp), if its true return obj[checkProp] and return “Not Found” if its false.

Have you tried a code analysis tool? For example AppRefactoring

How would that be even remotely helpful?

I think there will be something like return obj[checkProp] ? obj[checkProp] : "Not found".

Please do not try to give solution code.

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