Understanding JavaScript's prototype-based inheritance can challenge the most seasoned programmer. This video helps you learn the syntax behind the best use of the prototype chain to invoke constructors and methods on the prototype of your object. (For those of you from Java or C# worlds, this means super or base constructors and methods.)

Also, check out the other episodes in this series

Part I: Finding Properties and Methods at vimeo.com/realistschuckle/js-prototype-i
Part II: Resolving the "this" Keyword at vimeo.com/realistschuckle/js-prototype-ii
Part III: The "new" Keyword at vimeo.com/realistschuckle/js-prototype-iii
Part IV: Calling an Object's Prototype's Methods "Correctly"

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