FAQ: Conditional Statements - The switch keyword


#1

This community-built FAQ covers the “The switch keyword” exercise from the lesson “Conditional Statements”.

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Introduction To JavaScript

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#2

A post was split to a new topic: Why we have to use “break” after default


#4

The last break; at the end of the whole block is necessary? If so, why? There’s no more cases incoming.

Thanks.


#5

You are correct in that assessment. The author wrote it into the SCT so we have no choice but to humor them. Technically, there is no break in the default case since it is the last expression in the switch statement.