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Java Java Objects Harnessing the Power of Objects Throwing Exceptions

Why am I getting a compiler error for "IllegalArguementException?

Syntax seems to be correct.

GoKart.java
class GoKart {
  public static final int MAX_BARS = 8;
  private String color;
  private int barCount;
  private int lapsDriven;

  public GoKart(String color) {
    this.color = color;
  }

  public String getColor() {
    return color;
  }
  public void charge() {
    barCount = MAX_BARS;
  }

  public boolean isBatteryEmpty() {
    return barCount == 0;
  }

  public boolean isFullyCharged() {
    return MAX_BARS == barCount;
  }

  public void drive() {
    drive(1);
  }

  public void drive(int laps) {
    if (laps > barCount) {
         throw new IllegalArguementException("Not enough battery");
    }
    lapsDriven += laps;
    barCount -= laps;
  }

}

1 Answer

andren
andren
28,521 Points

The syntax is fine but the spelling is not. It's spelled Argument not Arguement. It's a small mistake but programming is not very forgiving when it comes to typos. If you fix that then your code will work fine.