# Recursion example in JavaScript to display numbers is descending order?

JavascriptWeb DevelopmentFront End TechnologyObject Oriented Programming

You can call the same function again and again with some base condition called recursion. Following is the code −

## Example

function recursiveFunction(num) {
console.log(num);
if (num > 0) {
recursiveFunction(num - 1);
}
}
recursiveFunction(5);

To run the above program, you need to use the following command −

node fileName.js.

Here, my file name is demo304.js.

## Output

This will produce the following output −

PS C:\Users\Amit\javascript-code> node demo304.js
5
4
3
2
1
0
Updated on 24-Oct-2020 12:19:23