Ask the user to enter a number.
Using the for statement, create the image of a pyramid using asterisks. Use the input to determine the height of the pyramid. For instance, if the user enters 3, the pyramid will be three rows high.

Display the table in this format (for an input of 3):


Note that each row has an odd number of asterisks. Also note that the middle asterisk of each row is aligned vertically.
Repeat the program until the user chooses to quit.
Submit your source code as a plain text file with a .java extension.

Solution Preview

This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.

import java.util.Scanner;

public class Pyramid {

public static void main(String[] args){
// initialize the scanner
Scanner inputScanner = new Scanner(;

// prompt the user for input
System.out.print("Please enter a number or the letter \"q\" to quit:");

// get user input
String userInput =;

// as long as the user did not select to quit by typing "q" or "Q"

// convert the user input to an integer
int userNumber = Integer.parseInt(userInput);...

This is only a preview of the solution. Please use the purchase button to see the entire solution

Related Homework Solutions

Get help from a qualified tutor
Live Chats