Unit 8: Inheritance
UML Diagrams - shows the relationship between different classes. First introduced on pages 167 - 168 it is used throughout each chapter in the book. Chapter 9 revisits it on page 449.
Read chapter 9 and write a definition for each word or phrase below. Be sure to state it in your own words.
Vocabulary and concepts
- parent class
- child class
- is-a relationship
- Shadowing variables
- Class hierarchies
- Object Class
Exercise 9.3 on page 481 of the book
Do probelms from the Chapter 9 Lab exericises:
- Exploring Inheritance(p2)
- Test Questions (p8)
- Overriding the equals Method(p10)
- Extending the Adapter Classes(p12) programs are from 8.17 and 8.18 in the book not 7.18 and 7.19 as stated in the problem.
Data file testbank.dat
Example output file