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Jacob Arsement
Jacob Arsement
3,048 Points

ScrabblePlayer code challenge - getTileCount method

Below is my code for the getTileCount method that uses a for loop to traverse the characters of the tiles in hand and increment the counter if it matches. There error I'm getting reads, "The hand was 'sreclhak' and 'e' was checked. Expected 1 but got 8." Any guidance is appreciated:

public int getTileCount(char letter) { int count = 0; for (char tileInHand: mHand.toCharArray()) { if (mHand.indexOf(letter) >= 0) { count += 1; } } return count; }

2 Answers

Jacob Arsement
Jacob Arsement
3,048 Points

The answer has been found.

Jacob Arsement
Jacob Arsement
3,048 Points

I apologize for the sloppy display of code... just learning how to post on here. Thanks.