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Introduction to Java Programming, Brief Version, CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition

By Y. Daniel Liang

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 2, 2014

Description

This text is intended for a 1-semester CS1 course sequence. The Brief Version contains the first 18 chapters of the Comprehensive Version. The first 13 chapters are appropriate for preparing the AP Computer Science exam.

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Daniel Liang teaches concepts of problem-solving and object-oriented programming using a fundamentals-first approach. Beginning programmers learn critical problem-solving techniques then move on to grasp the key concepts of object-oriented, GUI programming, advanced GUI and Web programming using Java.

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MyProgrammingLab for Introduction to Java Programming is a total learning package. MyProgrammingLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program that truly engages students in learning. It helps students better prepare for class, quizzes, and exams—resulting in better performance in the course—and provides educators a dynamic set of tools for gauging individual and class progress.

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Teaching and Learning Experience

To provide a better teaching and learning experience, for both instructors and students, this program offers:

  • Personalized Learning: Through the power of practice and immediate personalized feedback, MyProgrammingLab helps students fully grasp the logic, semantics, and syntax of programming.
  • Fundamentals-First Approach: Basic programming concepts are introduced on control statements, loops, functions, and arrays before object-oriented programming is discussed.
  • Problem-Driven Motivation: The examples and exercises throughout the book emphasize problem solving and foster the concept of developing reusable components and using them to create practical projects.
  • A Superior Pedagogical Design that Fosters Student Interest: Key concepts are reinforced with objectives lists, introduction and chapter overviews, easy-to-follow examples, chapter summaries, review questions, programming exercises, and interactive self-tests.
  • The Most Extensive Instructor and Student Support Package Available: The author maintains a website at www.cs.armstrong.edu/liang/intro10e that includes multiple interactive resources.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Computers, Programs, and Java

Chapter 2 Elementary Programming

Chapter 3 Selections

Chapter 4 Mathematical Functions, Characters, and Strings 

Chapter 5 Loops

Chapter 6 Methods

Chapter 7 Single-Dimensional Arrays

Chapter 8 Multidimensional Arrays

Chapter 9 Objects and Classes

Chapter 10 Object-Oriented Thinking

Chapter 11 Inheritance and Polymorphism

Chapter 12 Exception Handling and Text I/O

Chapter 13 Abstract Classes and Interfaces

Chapter 14 JavaFX Basics

Chapter 15 Event-Driven Programming and Animations

Chapter 16 JavaFX UI Controls and Multimedia

Chapter 17 Binary I/O

Chapter 18 Recursion

Appendixes

Appendix A   Java Keywords

Appendix B   The ASCII Character Set

Appendix C   Operator Precedence Chart

Appendix D   Java Modifiers

Appendix E   Special Floating-Point Values

Appendix F   Number Systems

Appendix G   Bitwise Operations

Appendix H   Regular Expressions

Appendix I   Enumerated Types

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Introduction to Java Programming, Brief Version, CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition
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$60.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-359264-1