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Point

This object represents a point in a 2D space.

Functions

Point

Constructor function.

Syntax

var myObject = new Point();
var myObject = new Point(otherPoint);
var myObject = new Point(x, y);

Arguments

1. otherPoint - (Point) other Point to copy
2. x - (integer) x coordinate of the Point
3. y - (integer) y coordinate of the Point

Exceptions

• (ParameterTypeError) incorrect parameter type
• (ParameterCountError) incorrect parameter count

Example

Create a Point representing the (0;0) point.

var myObject = new Point();

Create a Point representing a copy of otherPoint.

var myObject = new Point(otherPoint);

Create a Point representing the (50;75) point.

var myObject = new Point(50, 75);

Methods

clone

Returns a copy of this Point.

Syntax

myObject.clone();

Returns

• (Point) a copy of this Point

Example

var copyOfMyObject = myObject.clone();

equals

Returns true if this Point and another are referencing the same point.

Syntax

myObject.equals(other);

Arguments

1. other - (Point) another Point

Returns

• (bool) true if other is referencing the same point

Example

if(myFirstObject.equals(mySecondObject))
//Do something

toString

Returns a string representing this Point.

Syntax

myObject.toString();

Returns

• (string) a string representing this Point

Example

Console.print(myObject.toString());

Notes

This method is automatically called when trying to convert a Point to a string.

setX

Sets the x coordinate of this Point.

Syntax

myObject.setX(x);

Arguments

1. x - (integer) x coordinate

Returns

• (Point) this Point

setY

Sets the y coordinate of this Point.

Syntax

myObject.setY(y);

Arguments

1. y - (integer) y coordinate

Returns

• (Point) this Point

x

Returns the x coordinate of this Point.

Syntax

myObject.x();
//if that doesn't work, try without parentheses:
myObject.x;

Returns

• (integer) the x coordinate of this Point

y

Returns the y coordinate of this Point.

Syntax

myObject.y();
//if that doesn't work, try without parentheses:
myObject.y;

Returns

• (integer) the y coordinate of this Point

Attributes

x

The x coordinate of this Point. (integer)

Example

myObject.x = 50;
Console.print(myObject.x);

y

The y coordinate of this Point. (integer)

Example

myObject.y = 50;
Console.print(myObject.y);