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C++ Primer Plus is a carefully crafted, complete tutorial on one of the most significant and widely used programming languages today. An accessible and easy-to-use self-study guide, this course is appropriate for both serious students of programming as well as developers already proficient in other languages.
Author and educator Stephen Prata has created an introduction to C++ that is instructive, clear, and insightful. Fundamental programming concepts are explained along with details of the C++ language. Many short, practical examples illustrate just one or two concepts at a time, encouraging readers to master new topics by immediately putting them to use.
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4. Compound Types
5. Loops and Relational Expressions
6. Branching Statements and Logical Operators
7. Functions: C++’s Programming Modules
8. Adventures in Functions
9. Memory Models and Namespaces
10. Objects and Classes
11. Working with Classes
12. Classes and Dynamic Memory Allocation
13. Class Inheritance
14. Reusing Code in C++
15. Friends, Exceptions, and More
string Class and the Standard Template Library
17. Input, Output, and Files
18. Visiting with the New C++ Standard
A. Number Bases
B. C++ Reserved Words
C. The ASCII Character Set
D. Operator Precedence
E. Other Operators
string Template Class
G. The Standard Template Library Methods and Functions
H. Selected Readings and Internet Resources
I. Converting to ISO Standard C++
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