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SCJP 1.5

Gunj Agarwal
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Joined: Jan 29, 2006
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Hi,Iam planning to write SCJP.could u pls tell me whether I shld go for 1.4 or 1.5.Iam working on java but autoboxing n such topics are new to me.Iam following Khalid Mughal for preparation.Please suggest me which exam would be better or shld i write 1.4 n then go for upgrade.Also kindly suggest me some sites which provide simulators to write online mock exams.
Mark Spritzler
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Well, if you go for the 1.4 and then the upgrade, then that will cost you more money.

I suggest the 5.0 exam because it would be a better learning experience for you in learning the new features of Java 5.0

Mark


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Abhishek Misra
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Joined: Sep 26, 2005
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I believe Khalid Mughal is good if you go for 1.4. I will suggest go for scjp 1.5 and follow the book by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates. It's a must study for 1.5.
Gunj Agarwal
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Joined: Jan 29, 2006
Posts: 16
Thanku abhishek n mark.I thought of going for SCJP1.5 and as u suggested for the book should I start reading Kathy Sierra.Iam reading Khalid n im in 4th chapter now.Had kathy sierra for scjp 1.5 come in the market and if any one have could u pls share the ebook with me.
Krishna Srinivasan
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I suggest to go for SCJP 5.0.Any how you have to learn Java 5.0 after couple of months. Its better to get familiar now itself.

All the best!!


Krishna Srinivasan
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