CS141: Topics for Week 9: Oct 19, 21, 23, 2015

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Due Monday: Lab 6: Introduction to Graphical User Interfaces
Begin: Lab 7: More on Classes

Vocabulary: Chapter 6 A Second Look at Classes and Objects

Static (or class) member variables (fields)
Static (or class) methods
Method/Constructor overloading
Method signature (name + parameter types)
Reference to an object
Pass by value (primitive types)
Pass by reference (objects)
Comparing objects (.equals)
Copy constructor
Deep vs shallow copying
null reference
"this" reference variable
(private) Inner class
Enumerated type
Garbage collection


In Class Practice Activities