finding the largest number in an array
DamienVapes

I have some code im having trouble with if someone could give me an idea or an answer id be greatly in your debt.

function getLargestNumber(numbers) {

}

/ Do not modify code below this line /

const largestNumber = getLargestNumber([1, 9, 5]);
console.log(largestNumber, '<-- should be 9');

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LeonDoesCode

In JavaScript, you can use the Math.max.apply() function to do this, like so:

This is like calling:

You can also do this with Math.min too.

Hope this is what you were looking for!

theangryepicbanana

@LeonDoesCode In the future, please do not give direct answers. Instead, try to help them understand how to do it

LeonDoesCode

@theangryepicbanana That is why I also included the second part (after "This is like calling:"). It explains what that function is similar to calling, and how that function works.

However, I see your point, will try to not do this in future. Thanks for the feedback!

DamienVapes

@LeonDoesCode thank you i was over complicating this..i was trying to put in a for loop and everything lol

LeonDoesCode

@DamienVapes Gald it helped!

DamienVapes

@LeonDoesCode how did you post the code the way you did on your earlier comment.id like to show my repl completed here

LeonDoesCode

@DamienVapes You can post code like so:

I recommend looking at this for more information.

However, if you want to post a Repl, it is recommended that you use the share Repl feature when you post the code (above the title).