2.3. Object reference variables
[2.1] Declare and initialize variables (including casting of primitive data types)
[2.2] Differentiate between object reference variables and primitive variables
The variables in Java can be categorized into two types: primitive variables and reference variables. In this section, along with a quick introduction to reference variables, we’ll cover the basic differences between reference variables and primitive variables.
Reference variables are also known as object reference variables or object references. I use these terms interchangeably in this text.
2.3.1. What are object reference variables?
Objects are instances of classes, including both predefined and user-defined ...