Using break as a Form of Go to

Using break as a Form of Go to In addition to its uses with the switch statement and loops, the break statement can also be employed by itself to provide a "civilized" form of the go to statement. Java does not have a go to statement, because it provides a way to...

Nested Loops

Nested Loops Like all other programming languages, Java allows loops to be nested. That is, one loop may be inside.another. For example, here is a program that. nests for loops Java supports three jump statements: break, continue, and return. These statements transfer...

Iteration Statements

Iteration Statements Java’s iteration statements are for, while, and do-while. These statements create what we commonly call/oops. As you probably know, a loop repeatedly executes the same set of instructions until a termination condition is met. As you will...

Some for Loop Variations

Some for Loop Variations The for loop  a number of variations that increase its power and applicability. The reason it is so flexible is’that its three parts, the initialization, the conditional test, and the iteration, do not need to be used for only those...

The Java Thread model

The Java Thread model The Java run-time system depends on threads for many things, and' all the class libraries are-designed with multithreading in mind. In fact, Java uses threads to enable the entire environment to be asynchronous. This helps reduce inefficiency...

Thread Priorities

Thread Priorities Java assigns to each thread a priority that determines how that thread should be treated with respect to the others. Thread priorities are integers that specify the relative priority of one thread to another. As an absolute value, a-priority is...