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Author: Sas Jacobs | Website: http://www.sasjacobs.com


We'll need the following functions:

  • CalculateRepayment - plays the calculate frame. Later, we'll add validation to this function.
  • setRepaymentTerm - sets the value of the intRepayments variable
  • StartOver - plays the first frame of the movie
  • floor - used to round the repayment to two decimal places
Add the code shown below to the first frame of the functions layer.

function CalculateRepayment(component) {

function setRepaymentTerm(component) {
intRepayments = component.getSelectedItem().data;

function StartOver() {

function floor(number) {
return Math.floor(number*Math.pow(10,2))/Math.pow(10,2);

Test the movie. If you click the Calculate button, the second frame should display. Then you can click the New Calculation button to go back to the first frame.

» Level Intermediate

Added: 2002-08-07
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