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Android Build a Simple Android App (retired 2014) Learning the Language Introduction to Arrays

Array prob

Declare an int variable named 'numberOfFrogs' and set it to the number of elements in the array using the array's 'length' property.

ans -int NumberOfFrogs = randomGenerator.nextInt(answers.length);

but there is an something error.please help me what is the solution.

1 Answer

It looks like you need to assign the length of the array (arrayName.length) to the variable 'numberofFrogs'. In this case you don't need a random generator:

int NumberOfFrogs = arrayName.length;  //replace arrayName with whatever variable you're using for the array

this link might help:

https://teamtreehouse.com/forum/im-sure-i-answered-the-question-correctly-am-i-missing-something

thanks this helped me on a different code challenge. I was making it too complicated with parentheses and/or quotes, when it was really just as simple as arrayName.length !