Small Basic – Hints for helping Cathy (and her babysitting career)

Here's a problem to test your Small Basic skills...


Cathy wrote the following program to figure out how much money she earned from babysitting. But there’s a problem: her program doesn’t work! Help Cathy find the bug in her program and fix it!

' This program computes my earnings from babysitting.
 ' hours worked: 20
 ' pay rate: $4 per hour

TextWindow.WriteLine("I earned: $" (20 * 4))


What do you think?

Stuck? Well...







Take the Hint

The problem is String Concatenation.

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Small and Basically yours,

    - Ninja Ed

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