This question is from Douglas Crockford. He askes the students to write a function that takes a binary function, and makes it callable with two invocations. Like : applyf(mul)(5)(6) == 30. Do you know how to write this function?
From Douglas Crockford, one solution is :
But this function is a bit tedious. Not very flexvible. One other method we can use is :
Later we just need to check the number of args, if it's 3, then we execute the binary function and return the result. Otherwise, we continue to read arguments and execute the applyf function.
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