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Austin Kladke
Austin Kladke
4,494 Points

Java method question

I'm creating a method called randomLetter that has a return type of void and an empty parameter list. The method should:

  1. Declare a variable of type Random
  2. Generate a random number based on seed value of the number of die sides
  3. Set member variable representing current letter to data stored at index of random number

3 is what is messing with my brain. The first two parts are relatively straightforward... A random instance is created and then a random number is generated with the random.nextInt() method. Seed value is 6. I do have a member variable in the class called currentLetter but it's not letting me retrieve the index of the random number.

1 Answer

Jon Kussmann
Jon Kussmann
Courses Plus Student 7,254 Points

It's easier to help if you post some code along with your question.

String currentLetter = letters[randomInt];

I think that's along the lines of what you're asking for.