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Do we need to know the exception hierarchy?

Narasimha Rao B.
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Joined: Aug 26, 2002
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Hi,
For the exam, do we need to know the exception hierarchy? I mean which are all the sub classes of RuntimeExceptions and which are not.
For some of the mock exam questions, i need to go and look in Java Api, to know the exception hierarchy (Mostly IOException etc.)
Thanks,
Narasimha.


Narasimha
Corey McGlone
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Joined: Dec 20, 2001
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It would be helpful to know a few of the more common exception types, such as IOException, NullPointerException, ArithmeticException, etc.
More importantly, though, you should understand the relationship between Throwable, Exception, RuntimeException, and Error.


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