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1. ## Monte Carlo Method

Hello, I have this assignment that I don't understand at all. here are the instructions:

Write a program that uses the Monte Carlo sampling method to estimate
the average number of bottles of e-Boost someone would have to drink to
win a prize. There is a 1 in 5 chance that a bottle cap will have a prize.

and here is what i have so far:

```//import the classes
import java.io.IOException;
import java.util.Scanner;
import java.io.File;
import java.util.Random;
public class montecarlomethod
{
public static void main(String[] args) throws IOException
{
Scanner in = new Scanner(System.in);
Random rand = new Random();

int count = 0;

System.out.print("Number of Trials: ");
int numTrials = in.nextInt();

//randomly generate the value of the "guessing" cap
int randBottleCap = rand.nextInt(5)+1;

//Loop to increment through the number of trials
for(int i = 1; i <= numTrials; i++)
{
int winningCap = rand.nextInt(5)+1;

//check to see if the "guessing" cap is equal to the winning cap
if( randBottleCap != winningCap)
{
count++;
randBottleCap = rand.nextInt(5)+1;
}
else
{
System.out.println(count);
}

}
}
}```

2. ## Re: Monte Carlo Method

What specifically don't you understand?

For a start, what is your code doing? Is there any compiler or runtime errors? If so, please post the message. What outputs are you getting, and what inputs are you using?