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Introduction to Java

Java is an object oriented programming language, which is popular for multi-platform apps.

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  1. Introduction

    Introduction to Java, an Object Oriented programming language

  2. Set-up

    Install and setup your developer environment

  3. Compile

    Java files need to be compiled before read

  4. Variables

    Learn how to declare Java variables

  5. User Input

    Learn how to gather user input, then display custom messages

  6. Putting it all together

    Display variables to finish shop

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