This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
The default constructor initializes the instance variables declared in the class. Hi, Once a call to super() by the subclass constructor is placed ,all the instance variables will be initialised to their default values. Only when that superclass constuctor and the subclass constructor calls completes , the variables are initialised to their given values .