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Java Java Objects (Retired) Creating the MVP Comparing Characters

tayo mogaji
tayo mogaji
3,312 Points

challenge task

i really don't know where to begin on this one. can someone please give me a clue?

public class ConferenceRegistrationAssistant {

  public int getLineFor(String lastName) {
    /* If the last name is between A thru M send them to line 1
       Otherwise send them to line 2 */
    int line = 0;
    return line;


1 Answer

1,792 Points

Well, you'll want to change the value of the variable line based on a condition, so you need an if-statement.

If the code in the if-block doesn't run (if the expression evaluates to false), you'll want to change the variable's value to something else. You can achieve that using an else-statement.

(There's a way to solve this without using an else-block though.)