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Java Java Objects (Retired) Meet Objects Creating New Objects

Problem with using constructor in new object

The compiler does not recognize gokart.getColor as valid.

GoKart.java

public class GoKart { private String mColor = "red"; public GoKart(String color) { mColor = color; } public String getColor() { return mColor; } }

Example.java

public class Example {

public static void main(String[] args) {
    System.out.println("We are going to create a GoKart");
  GoKart gokart = new GoKart("blue");

System.out.printf("The color is: %s",gokart.getColor) } }

1 Answer

I figured it out. In this class syntax is the key to getting things to compile!

I forgot to put opening and closing parentheses after the method to get the color: System.out.printf("The color is: %s",gokart.getcolor())