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Java Java Objects (Retired) Creating the MVP Remaining Characters

whats wrong with this code

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public class Tweet {
  public static final int MAX_CHAR = 140;
  private String mText;

  public Tweet(String text) {
    while(text.length() <= MAX_CHAR){
    mText = text;

 public int charactersLeft() {
   int charsLeft = MAX_CHAR - mText.length();

    return charsLeft;

  public String getText() {
    return mText;


1 Answer

Hi Michael,

The only things you were supposed to do in this challenge were to add the constant and the remaining characters method which you have done correctly.

The problem is that you modified the constructor and added in an infinite while loop. The challenge is probably timing out then because your code is taking too long to run.

Leave the constructor unmodified and you should be fine.