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True or false? With a floating point type, positive exponent values mean that the decimal point should be shifted to the left. Negative exponent values meanthat the decimal point should be shifted to the right.

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Question 17

True or false? Java supports two different floating point types:

  • float
  • double

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Question 18

True or false? The purpose of the char type is to make it possible to represent the letters of the alphabet, the punctuation characters,and the numeric characters internally in the computer. This is accomplished by assigning a numeric value to each character.

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Question 19

True or false? The char type uses a standard character representation known as Unicode to represent up to 65,535 different characters.

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Question 20

True or false? In Java, you usually represent a character in your program by surrounding it with quotation marks as shown below:


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Question 21

True or false? The boolean type can have three values:

  • true
  • false
  • maybe

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Question 22

True or false? Java is an extensible programming language, meaning that there is a core component to the language that is always available. Beyondthe core component, different programmers can extend the language in different ways to meet their individual needs.

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Question 23

True or false? As is the case in C++, one of the ways that individual programmers can extend the Java language is to create overloaded operators forthe primitive types.

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Question 24

True or false? One of the ways that individual programmers can extend the Java language is to create new types.

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Question 25

True or false? The specific Java mechanism that makes it possible for programmers to define new types is a mechanism known as the class definition .

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False. Java does not allow programmers to create overloaded operators for the primitive types.

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False. The boolean type can have only two values:

  • true
  • false

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False. In Java, you usually represent a character in your program by surrounding it with apostrophes as shown below:


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False. With a floating point type, positive exponent values mean that the decimal point should be shifted to the right . Negative exponent values mean that the decimal point should be shifted to the left .

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False. Other than type char , there are no unsigned whole-number primitive types in Java.

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False. In Java, there are five different whole-number types:

  • byte
  • short
  • int
  • long
  • char

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False. The primitive types are part of the core language.

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Four of the possible operations are:

  • You can add them together.
  • You can subtract one from the other.
  • You can multiply one by the other.
  • You can divide one by the other.

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False. If you have an instance of the byte type, the set of all possible values that you can store in that instance is the set of all thewhole numbers ranging from -128 to +127.

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False. In Java, data type boolean conceptually has nothing to do with numeric values, but deals only with the concept of true or false .

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False. Some data types such at type int involve whole numbers only (no fractional parts are allowed) .

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Questions & Answers

show that the set of all natural number form semi group under the composition of addition
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The denominator of a certain fraction is 9 more than the numerator. If 6 is added to both terms of the fraction, the value of the fraction becomes 2/3. Find the original fraction. 2. The sum of the least and greatest of 3 consecutive integers is 60. What are the valu
1. x + 6 2 -------------- = _ x + 9 + 6 3 x + 6 3 ----------- x -- (cross multiply) x + 15 2 3(x + 6) = 2(x + 15) 3x + 18 = 2x + 30 (-2x from both) x + 18 = 30 (-18 from both) x = 12 Test: 12 + 6 18 2 -------------- = --- = --- 12 + 9 + 6 27 3
2. (x) + (x + 2) = 60 2x + 2 = 60 2x = 58 x = 29 29, 30, & 31
on number 2 question How did you got 2x +2
combine like terms. x + x + 2 is same as 2x + 2
Q2 x+(x+2)+(x+4)=60 3x+6=60 3x+6-6=60-6 3x=54 3x/3=54/3 x=18 :. The numbers are 18,20 and 22
Mark and Don are planning to sell each of their marble collections at a garage sale. If Don has 1 more than 3 times the number of marbles Mark has, how many does each boy have to sell if the total number of marbles is 113?
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Mark = x,. Don = 3x + 1 x + 3x + 1 = 113 4x = 112, x = 28 Mark = 28, Don = 85, 28 + 85 = 113
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x-2y+3z=-3 2x-y+z=7 -x+3y-z=6
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Solve for the first variable in one of the equations, then substitute the result into the other equation. Point For: (6111,4111,−411)(6111,4111,-411) Equation Form: x=6111,y=4111,z=−411x=6111,y=4111,z=-411
x=61/11 y=41/11 z=−4/11 x=61/11 y=41/11 z=-4/11
Need help solving this problem (2/7)^-2
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what is the coefficient of -4×
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A soccer field is a rectangle 130 meters wide and 110 meters long. The coach asks players to run from one corner to the other corner diagonally across. What is that distance, to the nearest tenths place.
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Jeannette has $5 and $10 bills in her wallet. The number of fives is three more than six times the number of tens. Let t represent the number of tens. Write an expression for the number of fives.
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why surface tension is zero at critical temperature
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Need to simplify the expresin. 3/7 (x+y)-1/7 (x-1)=
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. After 3 months on a diet, Lisa had lost 12% of her original weight. She lost 21 pounds. What was Lisa's original weight?
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