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C++ Programming: From Problem Analysis to Program Design, 7th Edition

  • D.S. Malik Creighton University
  • ISBN-10: 1285852745  |  ISBN-13: 9781285852744
  • 1430 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2009
  • © 2015 | Published
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Overview

C++ PROGRAMMING: FROM PROBLEM ANALYSIS TO PROGRAM DESIGN, Seventh Edition remains the definitive text for a first programming language course. 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 thoroughly updated end-of-chapter exercises, more than 30 new programming exercises, and many new examples created by Dr. Malik to further strengthen student understanding of problem solving and program design. New features of the C++ 11 Standard are discussed, ensuring this text best meets the needs of the modern CS1 course. An optional CourseMate brings C++ PROGRAMMING: FROM PROBLEM ANALYSIS TO PROGRAM DESIGN to life with interactive study tools including videos, quizzing, flashcards, and games. The CourseMate's digital Lab Manual offers additional hands-on exercises, allowing students to reinforce critical thinking through practice.

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.
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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. Searching and Sorting.
17. Linked Lists.
18. Stacks and Queues.
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. Standard Template Library (STL).
I. 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.

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Efficacy and Outcomes

Reviews

"Malik’s text provides excellent organization and rich material!"

— Dr. Adnan Turkey, Professor, DeVry University

"Malik’s text provides a very clear explanation of each topic."

— Dr. Chin-Chieh Chiang, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Claflin University

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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.