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Help with extra credit: Position four ImageViews so they always take up a quarter of the screen
I've been trying to solve this extra credit challenge in Build a Simple Android App > Creating the Screen Layout. It says: "See if you can position four ImageViews so that each one takes up one quarter of the screen no matter how you size it."
After some searching I tried accomplishing this by nesting a LinearLayout within the RelativeLayout and then using the layout_weight property, but I just couldn't get it to work.
Does anyone have any hints or suggestions on how to approach this challenge?
Don't use that RelativeLayout, instead, use a LinearLayout(horizontal) set the weightSum to 1 and inside of that LinearLayout add two LinearLayout(vertical) and in each one of those set the layout:height to "wrap_content",layout:width to "match_parent" and layout:weight to 0.5, i think that you can continue from here, but if you can't feel free to ask