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C++ Programming: Program Design Including Data Structures, 7th Edition

  • D.S. Malik Creighton University
  • ISBN-10: 1285852753  |  ISBN-13: 9781285852751
  • 1680 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2009
  • © 2015 | Published
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Overview

C++ PROGRAMMING: PROGRAM DESIGN INCLUDING DATA STRUCTURES, Sixth Edition remains the definitive text for the CS1/CS2 course sequence. D.S. Malik's time-tested, student-centered methodology uses a strong focus on problem-solving and full-code examples to vividly demonstrate the how and why of applying programming concepts and utilizing C++ to work through a problem. This new edition includes updated end-of-chapter exercises, new debugging exercises, an earlier introduction to variables and a streamlined discussion of user-discussion of user-defined functions. Malik's text ensures students learn how to apply the C++ programming language, and are motivated to understand the “why?” behind key C++ concepts.

Features and Benefits

  • A full-color interior precisely displays syntax highlighting, emphasizing C++ keywords and comments for beginning programmers.
  • More than 300 visual diagrams illustrate challenging concepts.
  • Numbered full-code examples throughout walk students through the stages of Input, Output, Problem Analysis, and Algorithm Design to illustrate key topics in each chapter. Every programming example includes a full explanation and sample run.
  • A CourseMate digital companion brings the text to life with nearly 20 instructional videos that walk students step-by-step step through key programming examples — plus such interactive study tools as quizzes, flashcards, and games. The CourseMate's digital Lab Manual offers additional hands-on exercises, helping students reinforce critical thinking through practice.

Table of Contents

1. An Overview of Computers and Programming Languages.
2. Basic Elements of C++.
3. Input/Output.
4. Control Structures I (Selection).
5. Control Structures II (Repetition).
6. User-Defined Function.
7. Namespaces, the class string, and User-Defined Simple Data Types.
8. Arrays.
9. Records (structs).
10. Classes and Data Abstraction.
11. Inheritance and Composition.
12. Pointers, Classes, Virtual Functions, and Abstract Classes.
13. Operator Overloading and Templates.
14. Exception Handling.
15. Recursion.
16. Linked Lists.
17. Stacks and Queue.
18. Searching and Sorting Algorithms.
19. Binary Trees.
20. Graph Algorithms.
21. Standard Template Library.
Appendices.
A. Reserved Words.
B. Operator Precedence.
C. Character Sets.
D. Operators Overloading.
E. Additional C++ Topics.
F. Header Files.
G. Memory Size on a System and Random Number Generators.
H. Answers to Odd Numbered Exercises.

What's New

  • Thoroughly covers several features of the new C++ 11 Standard, including, for example, range-based for loops.
  • Includes a reorganized Chapter 4 that now includes an earlier introduction of if and if…else structures, allowing students to incorporate selection statements before introducing the logical operators.
  • All end-of-chapter exercises — including 200 brand new to this edition — now correlate directly to the learning objectives at the start of each chapter, creating a cohesive tie between content and assessment.

Efficacy and Outcomes

Reviews

"The programming examples in each of the chapters provide a comprehensive view of a program, from problem analysis to algorithm development to coding with comments."

— Efram Sharp, Miles College

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

D.S. Malik

D.S. Malik is a Professor of Mathematics and the first recipient and current holder of The Frederick H. and Anna K. Scheerer Endowed Chair in Mathematics at Creighton University. Dr. Malik received his Ph.D. from Ohio University in 1985 and has published more than 50 papers and 18 books on abstract algebra, applied mathematics, graph theory, fuzzy automata theory and languages, fuzzy logic and its applications, programming, data structures, and discrete mathematics.