C++ : How to Program

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For Introduction to Programming (CS1) and other more intermediate courses covering programming in C++. Also appropriate as a supplement for upper-level courses where the instructor uses a book as a reference for the C++ language. This best-selling comprehensive text is aimed at readers with little or no programming experience. It teaches programming by presenting the concepts in the context of full working programs. The text has an emphasis on achieving program clarity through structured and object-oriented programming, software reuse and component-oriented software construction. The Fourth Edition reflects the suggested improvements of a distinguished team of industry professionals and academics. - NEW - Updated case study - NEW - Enhanced and earlier treatment of strings and arrays as objects - NEW - Improved exception handling and operator overloading presentations, assists in comprehension of these vital programming concepts. - NEW - Improved object-oriented programming presentation - NEW - New code-highlighting style, focuses students on the new code element in a program.
- Substantial treatment of the standard template library - Detailed coverage of C++ input/output streams and file processing. - Text adheres to the latest draft of the ANSI C++ standards, provides students with the most up-to-date coverage. - CD-ROM with each text - Full-color text - Includes syntax coloring of key code. - Signature "Live Code Approach" - Outstanding, consistent and applied pedagogy - Extensive set of Interesting exercises and substantial projects - Also available with the award-winning Multimedia Cyber Classroom CD-ROM - In The Complete C++ Training Course, Student Edition, 4/E, includes approximately 20 hours of detailed, expert audio descriptions of "live code," hundreds of self-review questions (with answers), hundreds of programming exercises (half with answers), hundreds of tips that are marked with icons and show how to write C++ code thats portable, reusable, and optimized for performance; and full-text searching and hyperlinking.
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  • Paperback | 1408 pages
  • 205.74 x 231.14 x 43.18mm | 1,995.8g
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • 4th edition
  • bibliography, index
  • 0131118811
  • 9780131118812

Table of contents

Introduction to computers and C++ programming; control structures; functions; arrays; pointers and strings; classes and data abstraction; classes - part II; operator overloading; inheritance; virtual functions and polymorphism; C++ stream input/output; templates; exception handling; file processing; data structures; bits, characters, strings and structures; the preprocessor; C legacy code topics; class string and string steam processing; standard template library (STL); standard C++ lnaguage additions. Appendices: operator precedence chart; ASCII character set; number systems; C++ Internet and web resources.
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