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Java, A Beginner’s Guide, 5th Edition by Herbert Schildt

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Image Chapter 14 Self Test

1. What method is called when an applet first begins running? What method is called when an applet is removed from the system?

2. Explain why an applet must use multithreading if it needs to run continually.

3. Enhance Try This 14-1 so that it displays the string passed to it as a parameter. Add a second parameter that specifies the time delay (in milliseconds) between each rotation.

4. Extra challenge: Create an applet that displays the current time, updated once per second. To accomplish this, you will need to do a little research. Here is a hint to help you get started: One way to obtain the current time is to use a ...

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