Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Expected error

Posted on 2006-06-24
1
Medium Priority
?
215 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
My program will not compile because of an "expected error". I can't find the problem. Please review.

/*
* Mortgagecalculator.java
* Version 2.0
* To calculate and display the mortgage of the hard coded terms
* amount = $200,000, the term = 30 years, and the interest rate = 5.75%
* Then displays loan balance and interest paid on loan until loan amount is equal
* to zero
*/

public class MortgageCalculator3{

public static void main(String[] args){
//Declares and builds the variables
int loanAmount = 200000;
int loanTerm = 360;
double interest = .0575;
double monthlyPayment = 0;

//Displays the mortgage calculator
System.out.println("Mortgage Calculator");
System.out.println("The loan amount is $200,000");
System.out.println("The term of the loan is 30 years");
System.out.println("The interest rate applied to the loan is 5.75%");
System.out.println();


//Declares formula
monthlyPayment = (loanAmount*(interest/12)) / (1 - 1 /Math.pow((1 + interest/12), loanTerm));

System.out.println("The monthly payment is: $" + monthlyPayment);
System.out.println();

//Declares and builds three new variables
double loanBalance = 0;
double interestPaid = 0;
int lineCount = 20;
loanBalance = loanBalance - monthlyPayment;
interestPaid = monthlyPayment * interest;

//Starts loop statement,and declares formula for loan balance and interest paid
while (loanBalance > 0) {
//Displays the loan balance and interest paid
System.out.println("The loan balance is: $" + loanBalance);
System.out.println("The interest paid on the loan is: $" + interestPaid);
//Pauses screen
if (lineCount < 0) {
lineCount--;
try {
Thread.sleep(3000);
} catch (InterruptedException e) {
}
//Stops loop statement
if(loanBalance <= 0) {
System.out.println("The loan balance is: $0.00");
}
0
Comment
Question by:jjbraxton
1 Comment
 
LVL 25

Accepted Solution

by:
InteractiveMind earned 2000 total points
ID: 16976101
Add the following at the very end of the file:

}
}
}
}




(You haven't closed all openning braces)
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Computer science students often experience many of the same frustrations when going through their engineering courses. This article presents seven tips I found useful when completing a bachelors and masters degree in computing which I believe may he…
This article will show how Aten was able to supply easy management and control for Artear's video walls and wide range display configurations of their newsroom.
An introduction to basic programming syntax in Java by creating a simple program. Viewers can follow the tutorial as they create their first class in Java. Definitions and explanations about each element are given to help prepare viewers for future …
Six Sigma Control Plans

927 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question