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public class AQuestion
{
private int i = giveMeJ();
private int j = 10;
private int giveMeJ()
{
return j;
}
public static void main(String args[])
{
System.out.println((new AQuestion()).i);
}
}
Which is the correct answer :
1.Compiler error complaining about access restriction of private variables of AQuestion.
2.Compiler error complaining about forward referencing.
3.No Compilation error - The output is 0;
4.No Compilation error - The output is 10;
 
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I suppose the reason for that would be:
1. evaluation of instance variables occurs after instantiation, hence j is set to zero first. So when value of i is calculated, j is zero.
After this line, j is set to 10.
Am I correct ?

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