Help With: Basic JavaScript: Passing Values to Functions with Arguments

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I redo everything following hint, video… all the help on the page. The result of the code passed 3 of 4 checks but Im missing this one: “You should call functionWithArgs with two numbers after you define it.”


Your code so far

function functionWithArgs(x,y){
var sum = x + y;
functionWithArgs: functionWithArgs(1,2);
functionWithArgs: functionWithArgs(7,9);

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Challenge: Passing Values to Functions with Arguments

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This is not quite the correct syntax for calling a function. As an example:

function hello(name) {
  console.log("Hello, " + name)
//now calling it ↓

Use return instead of sum
And Remove the console.log
And call the function like


This is a function declaration, not a function call. :slight_smile:

Thanks sir
I corrected it
Thanks again

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I think I got confused by reading this part of the problem solution explanation.

Thanks a Million!!!

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