Chapter 2. Overview of C# Programming

A Simple C# Program

This chapter will lay the groundwork for studying C#. Since I will use code samples extensively throughout the text, I first need to show you what a C# program looks like and what its various parts mean.

I'll start by demonstrating a simple program and explaining its components one by one. This will introduce a range of topics, from the structure of a C# program to the method of producing program output to the screen.

With these source code preliminaries under your belt, I can then use code samples freely throughout the rest of the text. So, unlike the following chapters, where one or two topics will be covered in detail, this chapter will touch on many topics with only a minimum of explanation. ...

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