8/9 - unexpected token else


#1

var compare = function(choice1,choice2) {
if (choice1 === choice2)
{
return "The result is a tie!";
} else if (choice1 === "rock") {
if (choice2 === "scissors") {
return "rock wins";}
} else if (choice1 === "paper") {
if (choice2 === "rock") {
return "paper wins";
} else { return "scissors wins";
} else if (choice1 === "scissors") {
if (choice2 === "rock") {
return "rock wins";
} else {
return "scissors wins";
}
}
};
compare(userChoice,computerChoice)


#2

@byterockstar30819

Please read
http://www.codecademy.com/forum_questions/559dcb4be39efe550f00006b
and concentrate on:

  • the creation of the compare function
  • the truth-table
  • the build of the IF ELSE-IF statement structure as part of the compare FUNCTION-BODY
  • the execution of the compare function (keeping in mind that the return statement is used )