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C++ Programming: From Problem Analysis to Program Design, 8th Edition

  • D.S. Malik
  • ISBN-10: 1337102083
  • ISBN-13: 9781337102087
  • 1488 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2013, 2011
  • COPYRIGHT: 2018 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Introduce your students to programming with C++ using today’s definitive choice for teaching a first programming language course -- C++ PROGRAMMING: FROM PROBLEM ANALYSIS TO PROGRAM DESIGN, 8E. D.S. Malik’s time-tested, student-centered methodology incorporates a strong focus on problem-solving with full-code examples that vividly demonstrate the hows and whys of applying programming concepts and utilizing C++ to work through problems. Thoroughly updated end-of-chapter exercises, more than 20 extensive new programming exercises, and numerous new examples drawn from Dr. Malik’s experience further strengthen student understanding of problem solving and program design in this new edition. Students review the new features of C++ 14 Standard with timely discussions that further ensure this edition is the best choice to meet the needs of your modern CS1 course. Now available with MindTap, the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. Give your students hands-on skill practice with auto-graded lab assignments in a live integrated development environment directly within MindTap.

Features

  • FULL-COLOR, FUNCTIONAL INTERIOR DESIGN HIGHLIGHTS KEY CONCEPTS AND TERMS. This edition uses the dynamic interior layout to not only engage and keep the reader’s attention, but also to precisely display syntax, emphasize C++ keywords and draw attention to

  • MORE THAN 300 VISUAL DIAGRAMS ILLUSTRATE CHALLENGING CONCEPTS. This edition uses timely, detailed diagrams to guide students through both analysis and problem-solving techniques as well as methodology for programming.

  • NUMBERED FULL-CODE EXAMPLES THROUGHOUT THIS EDITION ILLUSTRATE KEY TOPICS IN EACH CHAPTER. These extensive programming examples walk students through the stages of Input, Output, Problem Analysis, and Algorithm Design. Every 10 to 15-page user-friendly pr

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About the Author

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..

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. 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.

New to this edition

  • NUMEROUS NEW EXERCISES ENSURE TIMELY, VALUABLE HANDS-ON PRACTICE TO REINFORCE CONCEPTS. More than 250 new, modified, or updated exercises address today’s latest programming challenges, while more than 20 new, extensive programming exercises throughout the chapters emphasize problem-solving and program design in detail.
  • UPDATED DISCUSSION HIGHLIGHTS STRENGTHS AND FEATURES OF C++14. This material now includes coverage of In-class initialization of data members as well as other capabilities of C++14 to prepare your students to work with this latest version of C++.
  • NEW MINDTAP® WITH A LIVE INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT ENVIROMENT. MindTap is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their coding confidence. A pre-built Learning Path includes an interactive eBook, study tools, relevant activities, and more. Give your students hands-on skill practice with auto-graded lab assignments in a live integrated development environment directly within MindTap. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap.

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All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Companion Website  (ISBN-10: 1337274658 | ISBN-13: 9781337274654)

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MindTap Computer Science for Malik's C++ Programming: From Problem Analysis to Program Design, 8th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their programming confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap Computer Science for Malik's C++ Programming: From Problem Analysis to Program Design, 8th Edition is an online learning solution designed to help students master the skills they need in today’s workforce. Research shows employers need critical thinkers, troubleshooters, and creative problem-solvers to stay relevant in our fast paced technology-driven world. MindTap helps you achieve this with assignments and activities that provides hands-on practice and real-life relevance. Students are guided through assignments that help them master basic knowledge and understanding before moving on to more challenging problems. All MindTap activities and assignments are tied to defined unit learning objectives. Hands-on coding labs in a live integrated development environment through MindTap provide real-life application and practice. Readings and dynamic visualizations support the lecture, while a post-course assessment measures exactly how much a student has learned. MindTap provides the analytics and reporting to easily see where the class stands in terms of progress, engagement, and completion rates. Use the content and learning path as-is or pick-and-choose how our materials will wrap around yours. You control what the students see and when they see it. Learn more at http://www.cengage.com/mindtap/.

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MindTap Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Malik's C++ Programming: From Problem Analysis to Program Design  (ISBN-10: 1337696145 | ISBN-13: 9781337696142)

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