Unable to unerstand recursion

Tell us what’s happening:
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  **Your code so far**
  function rangeOfNumbers(startNum, endNum) {
return startNum <= -1 ? startNum.push : endNum >= -1 ? endNum.unshift : [];


console.log(rangeOfNumbers(1, 5));

function rangeOfNumbers(startNum, endNum) {
if(startNum <= 1){
 return = startNum.push (startNum-1) 
}else if (endNum <= 1){
  return endNum.unshift (endNum - 1)

    return []

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Challenge: Use Recursion to Create a Range of Numbers

Link to the challenge:

Yes, recursion is very difficult when you are starting out. Heck, I’ve been doing this for a while and it still melts my brains sometimes. Cut yourself some slack.

There are a lot of discussions about recursion on the forum, especially recently for some strange reason. I’ve had two recent explanations, here and here. Take a look at those and other explanations in those threads and see if that helps. If not, come back and let us know what is still troubling you.

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