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 2012 programming environment to build and run a console program and a graphical 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 the values that each type ...