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Aditi_Singh
 3 years ago
I'm such a newbie to c++ programming, and I really would appreciate the help!!
Where did I go wrong with this program ?
#include<iostream.h>
void main()
{float p,r,t,i;
cout<<"Enter the principal amount: ";
cin>>p;
cout<<"Enter the time period: ";
cin>>t;
if(t>10)
r=8;
i=p*r*t/100;
{cout<<"the interest is : "<<i;}
else
{r=12;
i=p*r*t/100;
cout<<"the interst is : "<<i;}
}
Aditi_Singh
 3 years ago
I'm such a newbie to c++ programming, and I really would appreciate the help!! Where did I go wrong with this program ? #include<iostream.h> void main() {float p,r,t,i; cout<<"Enter the principal amount: "; cin>>p; cout<<"Enter the time period: "; cin>>t; if(t>10) r=8; i=p*r*t/100; {cout<<"the interest is : "<<i;} else {r=12; i=p*r*t/100; cout<<"the interst is : "<<i;} }

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Aditi_Singh
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0p.s : It says : misplaced else in function main() And, Yeah, The question was : WAP to input principal amount and time. If time is more than 10 years, calculate the simple interest at the rate of 8%, otherwise calculate is at the rate of 12% per annum

Shadowys
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if(t>10) r=8; i=p*r*t/100; {cout<<"the interest is : "<<i;} else {r=12; i=p*r*t/100; cout<<"the interst is : "<<i;} notice the brackets.

Shadowys
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here's the code after some debugging. #include<iostream> using namespace std; int main() {float p,r,t,i; cout<<"Enter the principal amount: "; cin>>p; cout<<"Enter the time period: "; cin>>t; if(t>10) {r=8; i=p*r*t/100; cout<<"the interest is : "<<i;} else {r=12; i=p*r*t/100; cout<<"the interst is : "<<i;} return 0; }

Shadowys
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the main function must return an integer. void is for functions inside it.

Shadowys
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the brackets are outside your declaration in the if statement
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