calculation issues

From:
"pcbutts1" <pcbutts1@seedsv.com>
Newsgroups:
comp.lang.java.help,comp.lang.java,alt.comp.lang.java
Date:
Sat, 1 Jul 2006 17:13:56 -0700
Message-ID:
<4dudnZoWAPpYkjrZnZ2dnUVZ_sOdnZ2d@giganews.com>
This is a simple mortgage calculator and it compiles but I am totally
confused on the calculation to get it to work. Can someone help me a little.

import java.util.*;
import javax.swing.*;
import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;

public class Cbweek1b {

double a, t, i, payments;
JLabel amountLbl, termLbl, IntrateLbl, paymentsLbl;
JTextField amountTf, termTf, intrateTf, paymentsTf;
JButton calcBtn;
JFrame frame;
Font font;

public Cbweek1b() {
System.out.println("Starting Mortgage Calculator GUI.");

font = new Font("Arial",Font.BOLD,24);

amountLbl = new JLabel("Loan Amount");
termLbl = new JLabel("Terms");
IntrateLbl = new JLabel("Interest Rate");
paymentsLbl = new JLabel("Monthly amount");

amountTf = new JTextField();
termTf = new JTextField();
intrateTf = new JTextField();
paymentsTf = new JTextField();

calcBtn = new JButton("Calculate");

amountLbl.setFont(font);
termLbl.setFont(font);
IntrateLbl.setFont(font);
paymentsLbl.setFont(font);
amountTf.setFont(font);
termTf.setFont(font);
intrateTf.setFont(font);
paymentsTf.setFont(font);
calcBtn.setFont(font);

frame = new JFrame("Mortgage Calculator");
frame.setLayout(new GridLayout(6,6));

frame.setDefaultCloseOperation(JFrame.EXIT_ON_CLOSE);

public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent e) {
calculate();
}
});

frame.setLocation(300, 200);
// frame.setSize(300, 300);
frame.pack();
frame.setVisible(true);

}

public static void main(String[] args) {
new Cbweek1b();
}

private void calculate() {
double a = Double.parseDouble(amountTf.getText());
double t = Double.parseDouble(termTf.getText());
double i = Double.parseDouble(intrateTf.getText());
double payments = a * t;
paymentsTf.setText("" + payments);
}
}

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