Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

Android Build a Simple Android App (2014) Basic Android Programming Using the Random Class

Cannot Understand the instructions

I am failing to see where I am making the mistake on generating random numbers

RandomTest.java
Random randomGenerator = new Random ();
int randomNumber = randomGenerator.nextInt(10);
int AsString = randomNumber + "";

1 Answer

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,403 Points

From what the code does you should be declaring AsString as a String, not an int, since string "mushing" is used to turn a number into a string.