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C#
C# Advanced Level
10
Computer Science
12/09/2011

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Static variable
Definition
a variable with one copy shared by all class objects
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Scope
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 the portion of a program that can refer to an entity by its simple name
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Concrete

Definition

Classes from which objects can be instantiated are called _______ classes

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Base

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Derived-class constructors can call base class constructors via the _______ keyword

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destructor

Definition

The ______ is called by the garbage collector before it reclaims an object's memory

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Method overloading
Definition
Methods of the same name can be declared in the same class, as long as they have different sets of parameters
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Method Signature
Definition
combination of the method's name, and the number, types and orders of its parameters
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pass by value
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When an agrument is passed a copy of its value is amde and passed to the called function.

Changes to the copy do not affect orginal variable value

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passed by reference
Definition
variables store references to objects, so specifiying a reference type variable as argument passes the method a copy of the actual reference that refers to the object
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