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Problem Solving with C++, 10th edition

  • Walter Savitch

Published by Pearson (June 1st 2017) - Copyright © 2018

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Learn the fundamentals of C++ programming with an emphasis on problem solving

Now in its 10th Edition, Problem Solving with C++ is written for the beginning programmer. The text cultivates strong problem-solving skills and programming techniques as it introduces readers to the C++ programming language. Author Walt Savitch’s approach to programming emphasizes active reading through the use of well-placed examples and self-tests, while flexible coverage means the order of chapters and sections can easily be adapted without sacrificing continuity. Savitch’s clear, concise style is a hallmark feature of the text and is supported by a suite of tried-and-true pedagogical tools. The 10th Edition includes ten new Programming Projects, along with new discussions and revisions.

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Table of contents

1. Introduction to Computers and C++ Programming

2. C++ Basics

3. More Flow of Control

4. Procedural Abstraction and Functions That Return a Value

5. Functions for All Subtasks

6. I/O Streams as an Introduction to Objects and Classes

7. Arrays

8. Strings and Vectors

9. Pointers and Dynamic Arrays

10. Defining Classes

11. Friends, Overloaded Operators, and Arrays in Classes

12. Separate Compilation and Namespaces

13. Pointers and Linked Lists

14. Recursion

15. Inheritance

16. Exception Handling

17. Templates

18. Standard Template Library and C++11


1. C++ Keywords

2. Precedence of Operators

3. The ASCII Character Set

4. Some Library Functions

5. Inline Functions

6. Overloading the Array Index Square Brackets

7. The this Pointer

8. Overloading Operators as Member



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