Project Euler - Problem 3: Largest prime factor { Why you add max varibale in your solution}

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I saw you added amax variable in your solution. However, it iI found it useless and it has not any role!

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function largestPrimeFactor(number) {
  let prime = 2;
  while (prime <= number) {
    (number % prime == 0) ? number = number / prime : prime++
  }
  return prime
}

console.log(largestPrimeFactor(8))

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Challenge: Project Euler - Problem 3: Largest prime factor

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That is fine you came up with a different solution, but you should not use the ternary operator in place of an if/else statement. It is not the purpose of it.

Also, in the future, do not post a solution.

Thanks

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