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Vikram, Hmmm... the best argument for this is that Java was designed to be an object oriented language, whereas C++ was supposed to be an object oriented version of C (which was not originally object oriented). Therefore, more OO things are enforced in Java, whereas in C++ you can do things the old C way (non-OO) and they will still work fine... Just my $0.02, -Nate
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Adding to that , In C++ you can have friendly methods that are does not belong to any class. You also have a main method which is again not enclosed in any class. This is not pure Object Oriented Approach you see!
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