The throw statement allows you to create an exception.
The Throw Statement
The throw statement allows you to create an exception. If you use this statement together with the try...catch statement, you can control program flow and generate accurate error messages.
The exception can be a string, integer, Boolean or an object.
The example below determines the value of a variable called x. If the value of x is higher than 10, lower than 5, or not a number, we are going to throw an error. The error is then caught by the catch argument and the proper error message is displayed: