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Kishori SharanBeginning Java 9 Fundamentalshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-2902-6_6

6. Statements

Kishori Sharan
Montgomery, Alabama, USA
In this chapter, you will learn:
  • What statements are
  • What declaration statements are
  • What expressions in Java are and how to convert them into expression statements
  • What a block statement is and what the scope of variables declared inside a block is
  • What control-flow statements are and how to use if-else, for-loop, while-loop, and do-while loop statements
  • How to use the break statement to exit a loop or a block
  • How to use the continue statement to ignore the rest of the body of a loop statement and continue the next iteration
  • What an empty statement is and where to use it
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