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Kathy Sierra, Bert Bates
An interactive guide to the fundamentals of the Java programming language utilizes icons, cartoons, and numerous other visual aids to introduce the features and functions of Java and to teach the principles of designing and writing Java programs.
Katherine Sierra, Bert Bates
The Best Fully Integrated Study System Available--Written by the Lead Developers of Exam 310-065 With hundreds of practice questions and hands-on exercises, SCJP Sun Certified Programmer for Java 6 Study Guide covers what you need to know--and shows you how to prepare--for this challenging exam. 100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam 310-065 Exam Objective Highlights in every chapter point out certification objectives to ensure you're focused on passing the exam Exam Watch sections in every chapter highlight key exam topics covered Simulated exam questions match the format, tone, topics, and difficulty of the real exam Covers all SCJP exam topics, including: Declarations and Access Control · Object Orientation · Assignments · Operators · Flow Control, Exceptions, and Assertions · Strings, I/O, Formatting, and Parsing · Generics and Collections · Inner Classes · Threads · Development CD-ROM includes: Complete MasterExam practice testing engine, featuring: Two full practice exams; Detailed answers with explanations; Score Report performance assessment tool Electronic book for studying on the go Bonus coverage of the SCJD exam included! Bonus downloadable MasterExam practice test with free online registration.
Bert Bates, Kathy Sierra
A Complete Study System for OCA/OCP Exams 1Z0-803 and 1Z0-804 Prepare for the OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I and II exams with this exclusive Oracle Press guide. Chapters feature challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self-test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass these exams and also serves as an essential, on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all objectives for exams 1Z0-803 and 1Z0-804, including: Declarations and access control Object orientation Assignments Operators Strings and arrays Flow control and exceptions Assertions and Java 7 exceptions String processing, data formatting, and resource bundles I/O and NIO Advanced OO and design patterns Generics and collections Inner classes Threads Concurrency Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) Electronic content includes: 500+ practice exam questions Test engine that provides practice exams and customized quizzes by chapter or by exam objective Bonus content for the Java 5, Java 6, and OCP 6 Upgrade exams PDF copy of the book
S G Ganesh, Tushar Sharma
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