Last array element

OSCC · JavaScript, Array · Oct 20, 2020

Returns the last element in an array.

  • Check if arr is truthy and has a length property.
  • Use Array.prototype.length to compute the index of the last element of the given array and return it, otherwise return undefined.
const last = arr => (arr && arr.length ? arr[arr.length - 1] : undefined);
last([1, 2, 3]); // 3
last([]); // undefined
last(null); // undefined
last(undefined); // undefined

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