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Garbage collection question, need correct answer!

 
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Hi!,
Here is a question from Barry Boone, I wonder if soemone has already brought it up on this forum.I did not spend time looking that up, needed to know the correct answer fast, so please help.
Question 65: Which statements about garbage collection are true?
Select all valid answers.
a. You can directly free the memory allocated by an object.
b. You can directly run the garbage collector whenever you want to.
c. The garbage collector informs your object when it is about to be garbage collected.
d. The garbage collector reclaims an object´┐Żs memory as soon as it becomes a candidate for garbage collection.
e. The garbage collector runs in low-memory situations.
The correct answer according to the author is: b,c,e.
I am confused!!! Can someone please verify!
Thanks,
Gazala.
 
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Hi Gazala ...
See this post for the answer.
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Jane Griscti
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