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Java Java Objects Creating the MVP Scrabble Tiles

Scrabble player "hasTile" method

Here is the code I'm writing

public boolean hasTile(char tile) { // TODO: Determine if user has the tile passed in boolean isHit = tiles.indexOf(tile) != -1; if (isHit) { return true; } else { return false;

ScrabblePlayer.java
public class ScrabblePlayer {
  // A String representing all of the tiles that this player has
  private String tiles;

  public ScrabblePlayer() {
    tiles = "";
  }

  public String getTiles() {
    return tiles;
  }

  public void addTile(char tile) {
    // TODO: Add the tile to tiles
    tiles += tile;


  }

    public boolean hasTile(char tile) {
    // TODO: Determine if user has the tile passed in
      boolean isHit =  tiles.indexOf(tile) != -1;
    if (isHit) {
      return true;
    } else {
    return false; 
    }

    }
}