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Android Build a Simple Android App with Java Basic Android Programming Using the Random Class

prosper nyamukondiwa
prosper nyamukondiwa
656 Points

int randomNumber = randomGenerator.nextInt(10); kept bumming what should l do

use the version of nextInt() that has a parameter that specifies how many numbers to choose from

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

1 Answer

andren
andren
28,504 Points

The issue is that you declare the randomNumber variable twice, which is invalid in Java. The datatype of a variable (int in this case) should only be used when declaring a variable, when you want to simply change the value of an existing variable it should not be included.

So if you simply remove int from your third line of code like this:

Random randomGenerator = new Random();
int randomNumber = randomGenerator.nextInt();
randomNumber = randomGenerator.nextInt(10);

Then your code will pass task 3.