SCJP Sun Certified Programmer for Java 5 Study Guide (Exam 310-055) [NOOK Book]

SCJP Sun Certified Programmer for Java 5 Study Guide (Exam 310-055)

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Get the book that shows you not only what—but how—to study

  • 100% complete coverage of all official objectives for Sun Java exam 310-055

  • Exam Objective Highlights in every chapter point out exam objectives to ensure you're focused on passing the exam

  • Real-world exercises--Step-by-step instruction modeled after the hands-on exam questions

  • 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 exam 310-055 topics, including:

Declarations and Access Control * Object Orientation * Assignment and Initialization * Operators * Flow Control, Exceptions, and Assertions * I/O, Formatting, and Parsing * Generics * Collections * Inner Classes * Threads * Java Development

The best fully integrated study system available.

CD-ROM includes:

  • Complete MasterExam practice testing engine, featuring:

  • One full practice exam

  • Detailed answers with explanations

  • Score Report performance assessment tool

  • Electronic book for studying on the go

  • Bonus downloadable MasterExam practice test (with free online registration)
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The newly updated Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) exam remains one of the toughest certification exams in the industry. To pass it, you need an extraordinary study guide: this one.

First, it’s authored by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates. We’ve long admired them for their amazing clarity and their warm, welcoming, even funny style. Turns out they’re more than great writers: They’re co-creators of the SJCP exam. They know its areas of emphasis (and its gotchas) better than anyone.

Of course, this book covers every exam objective, from operators to objects, from generics and collections to inner classes and threads. It’s also packed with learning tools. Sidebars highlighting questions programmers ask in live prep courses. “On the Job” callouts. Exercises everywhere. Realistic self-tests throughout. Two complete sample exams. Add it up, and this is one of the best exam prep guides we’ve ever seen. Bill Camarda, from the March 2006 Read Only

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071483711
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 12/21/2005
  • Series: Certification Press
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 825
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

Kathy Sierra was lead developer for the SCJP for Java 5. Sierra worked as a Sun "master trainer," and in 1997, founded, the largest Java community website. Her books have won multiple Software Development Magazine awards, and she is a founding member of Sun's Java Champions program.

Bert Bates was a lead developer for several of Sun's Java certifications including the SCJP for Java 5. He is also a forum moderator on, a 20-year software developer veteran, and co-author of several bestselling Java books. Bert is is a founding member of Sun's Java Champions program.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Declarations and Access ControlChapter 2: Object OrientationChapter 3: AssignmentsChapter 4: OperatorsChapter 5: Flow Control, Exceptions, and AssertionsChapter 6: Strings, I/O, Formatting, and ParsingChapter 7: Generics and CollectionsChapter 8: Inner ClassesChapter 9: ThreadsChapter 10: DevelopmentAPPENDIX: ABOUT THE CDINDEX
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