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C# C# Objects Inheritance Inheritance

michael edmondson
michael edmondson
4,500 Points

Use base to initialize NumSides to 4. im lost on how to go about this i tried a number of different things

Hey i feel like im kinda close but i tried a number of things and nothing has worked to Use base to initialize NumSides to 4. Can someone assist?

Polygon.cs
namespace Treehouse.CodeChallenges
{
    class Polygon
    {
        public readonly int NumSides;

        public Polygon(int numSides)
        {
            NumSides = numSides;
        }
    }
    class Square : Polygon
    {
        public readonly int SideLength;

        public Square(int sideLength) : base(4);
        {
            SideLength = sideLength;

        }     
    }
}

1 Answer

What you have for base is correct. It is the semicolon that follows that is causing the challenge to fail.