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JavaBean method names

R. Grimes
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Joined: Aug 23, 2009
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On page 68, under the "Two Minute Drill" section, Objective 1.3, it states:

"JavaBeans must be named using camelCase, and depending on the methods proposed, must start with set, get, is, add, or remove."

Then, on the same chapter's Self Test Answers, page 79, question 2 asks:

"Which method names follow the JavaBeans standard?

A. addSize
B. getCust
C. deleteRep
D. isColorado
E. putDimensions"

You state that "A is incorrect because 'add' can be used only with Listener methods."

Seems misleading.

Ron Grimes
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