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Write a function that returns the earned points in a single toss of a Darts game.

Darts is a game where players throw darts to a target.

In our particular instance of the game, the target rewards with 4 different amounts of points, depending on where the dart lands:

  • If the dart lands outside the target, player earns no points (0 points).
  • If the dart lands in the outer circle of the target, player earns 1 point.
  • If the dart lands in the middle circle of the target, player earns 5 points.
  • If the dart lands in the inner circle of the target, player earns 10 points.

The outer circle has a radius of 10 units (This is equivalent to the total radius for the entire target), the middle circle a radius of 5 units, and the inner circle a radius of 1. Of course, they are all centered to the same point (That is, the circles are concentric) defined by the coordinates (0, 0).

Write a function that given a point in the target (defined by its real cartesian coordinates x and y), returns the correct amount earned by a dart landing in that point.

Setup

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https://exercism.io/tracks/java/installation

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Inspired by an exercise created by a professor Della Paolera in Argentina

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DartsTest.java

import org.junit.Ignore;
import org.junit.Test;

import static org.junit.Assert.assertEquals;

public class DartsTest {

    @Test
    public void testDartOutsideTarget() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(-9, 9);
        assertEquals(0, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsOnBorderOfTarget() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(0, 10);
        assertEquals(1, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsInOuterCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(4, 4);
        assertEquals(1, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsInBorderBetweenOuterAndMiddleCircles() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(5, 0);
        assertEquals(5, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsOnMiddleOfCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(0.8, -0.8);
        assertEquals(5, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsOnBorderBetweenMiddleAndInnerCircles() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(0, -1);
        assertEquals(10, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testDartLandsInTheInnerCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(-0.1, -0.1);
        assertEquals(10, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testCoordinatesSumLargerOneWithRadiusToOriginSmallerOrEqualOneScoredInnerCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(0.4, 0.8);
        assertEquals(10, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testCoordinatesSumLargerFiveWithRadiusToOriginSmallerOrEqualFiveScoredMiddleCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(2, 4);
        assertEquals(5, darts.score());
    }

    @Ignore("Remove to run test")
    @Test
    public void testCoordinatesSumLargerTenWithRadiusToOriginSmallerOrEqualTenScoredOuterCircle() {
        Darts darts = new Darts(4, 8);
        assertEquals(1, darts.score());
    }

}
class Darts {
	private final double x;
	private final double y;
	
    Darts(double x, double y) {
    	this.x = x;
    	this.y = y;
    }

    int score() {
        double d = Math.sqrt( x * x + y * y );
        
        if (d <= 10 && d > 5) {
        	return 1;
        } else if (d <= 5 && d > 1) {
        	return 5;
        } else if (d <= 1) {
        	return 10;
        }
        
        return 0;
    }

}

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