Chapter 2. Working with Variables, Operators, and Expressions
After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
Understand statements, identifiers, and keywords.
Use variables to store information.
Work with primitive data types.
Use arithmetic operators such as the plus sign (+) and the minus sign (–).
Increment and decrement variables.
In Chapter 1 you learned how to use the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 programming environment to build and run a Console program and a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application. This chapter introduces you to the elements of Microsoft Visual C# syntax and semantics, including statements, keywords, and identifiers. You’ll study the primitive types that are built into the C# language and the characteristics of ...