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Java Java Objects Harnessing the Power of Objects Changing State

Jack Cronin
Jack Cronin
623 Points

creating method name charge

someone help me with this, it says that my task 1 doesnt work when I check task two

class GoKart {
  public static final int MAX_BARS = 8;
  private String color;
  private int barCount;

  public GoKart(String color) {
    this.color = color;
    barCount = 0;

  public void charge(){
    barcount = MAX_BARS
  public String getColor() {
    return color;

1 Answer

28,558 Points

If there are any errors in your code that causes the challenge checker to be unable to run your code you will always get an error that task 1 no longer passes, even if the code causing an error was not introduced in task 1. It is a confusing error message but it is just how the challenge checker works.

The problem with your code is that you have misspelled the name of the barCount variable as barcount, and you forgot to include a ; (semicolon) at the end of the code you added to the drive method.

If you fix those two errors your code will pass.