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Programming Assignment: Writing a Unit Test Solution

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Lab Instructions: Unit Testing

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Task 1: Add Jest as a devDependency

Open terminal. Make sure that it’s pointing toย jest-testingย directory.
Install theย jestย npm package using theย npm installย command and theย –save-devย flag.
Verify that the installation was completed successfully by opening theย package.jsonย file and confirming that theย “devDependencies”ย entry listsย jestย similar to the following:

"devDependencies": {
    "jest": "^28.0.0"

Task 2: Update the test entry

In theย package.jsonย file, locate theย “scripts”ย entry, and inside of it, update theย testย entry toย jest.

Task 3: Code the timesTwo function

Open the timesTwo.js file and add a function namedย timesTwo. The function should take number as input and return the value 2 multiplied by the number. Export the timesTwo function as a module.

Task 4: Write the first test

Code aย testย call with the following arguments:

  1. The description that reads: “returns the number times 2”.
  2. The second argument should expect the call to the timesTwo function, when passed the number 10, to be 20.

Task 5: Run the first test

With the terminal pointed at theย jest-testingย directory, run theย testย script usingย npm.



Programming Assignment: Writing a Unit Test Solution

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First Change in this file timesTwo.js

// Task 1: Code the timesTwo function declaration
function timesTwo(num){
    return num * 2;

// Task 2: Export the timesTwo function as a module
module.exports = timesTwo;


Second Change in this file timesTwo.test.js

const timesTwo = require('./timesTwo');

// Write the first test
test('returns the number times 2', () => {