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Android Build an Interactive Story App (Retired) The Model-View-Controller Pattern Adding a Custom Constructor

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//Now add a second constructor that takes a String parameter. Use this parameter to update //mType to a specific type of spa

public class Spaceship {
    public String mType;

    public String getType() {
      return mType;

    public void setType(String type) {
      mType = type;
  public Spaceship() {
    mType = "SHUTTLE";
  public Spaceship(String type) {


2 Answers

Justin Horner
Justin Horner
Treehouse Guest Teacher

Hey Amon,

You're close! The casing for the mType variable in your parameterized constructor is wrong. Make the T in the variable capital so it will be mType = type.

I hope this helps.

Thanks It's so easy to overlook the little things in coding Your a big help