Use of Inheritance So I Don't Repeat my Code

Tell us what’s happening:
I have written this code and it works FINE! But the problem is that I don’t understand what’s the use of putting the eat() in the ‘Animal’ object’s prototype.

I mean, I’m not inheriting Animal in Cat and Bear object constructor function (or may be cause I don’t know how). :thinking:

– If you understand this code please let me know how its working.

Your code so far

function Animal() { }

Animal.prototype = {
  constructor: Animal,
  eat: function() {
    console.log("nom nom nom");

function Cat(name) { = name; 
function Bear(name) { = name; 

Cat.prototype = {
  constructor: Cat

Bear.prototype = {
  constructor: Bear

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Link to the challenge:

Oh! You’re in a rush. That’s what the next challenge will teach you :sunny: