Simply C++: An Application-Driven Tutorial Approach / Edition 1

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The Simply series combines the DEITEL® signature LIVE-CODE Approach with a new APPLICATION-DRIVEN methodology, in which readers build practical, real-world applications that incorporate C++ programming fundamentals. Readers build and execute complete applications from start to finish while learning the basics of programming from the ground up. Offers a full-color presentation, including syntax coloring, code highlighting, callouts and extensive comments. Features ten additional multiple-choice questions at the end of every tutorial, plus "What does this code do?" and "What's wrong with this code?" exercises, and four programming exercises focused on real-world applications, including a "Programming Challenge." Provides icon-based tips, including Good Programming Practices, Software Design Tips, Common Programming Errors, GUI Design Tips and Error-Prevention Tips. Includes a comprehensive Glossary and full Index at the end of the book. A valuable reference for programmers or anyone who would like to learn the C++ programming language.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780131426603
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 8/5/2004
  • Series: How to Program Ser.
  • Edition description: BK&CD-ROM
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 800
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

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Before You Begin

1. Student Grades Application Introducing Computers, the Internet and Programming

2. Welcome Application Introduction to C++ Programming

3. Inventory Application Introducing Variables, Memory Concepts, Arithmetic and Input/Output

4. Wage Calculator Application Introducing Algorithms, Pseudocode and Program Control

5. Dental Payment Application Introducing Logical Operators, Characters and Strings

6. Car Payment Calculator Application Introducing the while Repetition Statement

7. Class Average Application Introducing the doÉwhile Repetition Statement and Sentinel-Controlled Repetition

8. Interest Calculator Application Introducing the for Repetition Statement and the Math Library

9. Income Tax Calculator Application Introducing the switch Multiple-Selection Statement

10. Enhancing the Wage Calculator Application Introducing Functions

11. Fund Raiser Application Introducing Scope, Function Prototypes and Conversion of Primitive Types

12. Craps Game Application Introducing Random Number Generation and Enumerations

13. Salary Survey Application Introducing One-Dimensional Arrays

14. Student Grades Application Introducing Two-Dimensional Arrays and References

15. ATM Application Building Your Own Classes and Objects

16. Card Shuffling Application Introducing Pointers

17. Enhancing the Car Payment Calculator Application Introducing Exception Handling

18. Enhancing the Student Grades Application Introducing Templates, the Standard Template Library (STL) and Vectors

19. Ticket Information Application Introducing Sequential-Access Files

20. Telephone Book Application Introducing Operator Overloading

21. Enhancing the ATM Application Introducing Inheritance and Polymorphism

22. Screen Scraping Application Introducing string Processing

Appendix A. Introduction to Microsoft¨ Visual Studio¨

Appendix B. Introduction to the GNU C++ Tools

Appendix C. Introduction to Borland¨ C++Buildier¨ Studio

Appendix D. Introduction to Metrowerksª CodeWarriorª

Appendix E. Operator Precedence Chart

Appendix F. ASCII Character Set

Appendix G. C Standard Library and STL Reference

Appendix H. Keyword Chart

Appendix I. Primitive Types



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