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Monika Anand
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Joined: Aug 11, 2003
Posts: 23
Hi Everyone...
I have just started preparing for Java Test ( Sun Certified)...please guide me as to what i shd study and which books i shd follow..right now i am studying through Patrick Naughton.
Anupam Sinha
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Joined: Apr 13, 2003
Posts: 1088
Hi Monika
I guess the book you are refering to is The complete reference. I don't think that book would get you good marks in SCJP. I would suggest that you come to the SCJP forum often. If possible try to get Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates study guide.
[ August 11, 2003: Message edited by: Anupam Sinha ]
Monika Anand
Greenhorn

Joined: Aug 11, 2003
Posts: 23
Hi Anupam...
Thanks for the suggestion. Yes u r right thats a complete reference. Please tell me the topics also to be prepared for the test.
Andres Gonzalez
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Joined: Nov 27, 2001
Posts: 1561
Monika, have a look at this link. It explains the topics as well as common questions for SCJP candidates.
good luck


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Monika Anand
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Joined: Aug 11, 2003
Posts: 23
Thanks Andres....
Valentin Crettaz
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Joined: Aug 26, 2001
Posts: 7610
Moving this post to the SCJP forum


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Raja Sagar Panamgipalli
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Joined: Aug 13, 2003
Posts: 109
Hey Guys, I have scheduled my 035 exam for next month.. i have been scoring 44 to 50 %(nearly failed) several mocks.
I think u guys can suggest me a good mode of prep ...the thing is anything can come into any method ..literally thinking in terms of compiler is needed.
I need a desperate hand .
I have been on Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates.
Pz guys help.


SCJP 1.4<br />SCBCD 1.3
Vikram Reddy
Greenhorn

Joined: Jan 06, 2003
Posts: 17
javagreenhorn,
I used Kathy and Bates's book, it is really good.
I'd suggest that you go through the test objectives first and read up some basic documentation on the topics. You can also try some the tutorials like Marcus Green's or Dan' test prep materials.
btw, your name doesn't seem to confirm to the java ranch policy. I'm sure you will be prompted to change it by the moderators. You'd be better off looking at the naming policy on Java Ranch.
HTH.
Vikram


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David Brafford
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Joined: Feb 11, 2001
Posts: 91
Try JCertify - Version 7 was recently released. Now intergrated with
Beanshell - it has integrated context sensitive explanations / content from
Professor Richard Baldwin, Roedy Green, Bruce Eckel, and Marcus Green.
http://www.enterprisedeveloper.com/jcertify
varun bihani
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Joined: Aug 11, 2003
Posts: 96
Wat about book by Moghul...
Hows this book for prep for JCP1.4....


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