C++ Questions

Q:

What is the difference between stack and array?

Answer

Stack:


 - Stack is a ordered collection of items


 - Stack is a dynamic object whose size is constantly changing as items are pushed and popped .


 - Stack may contain different data types


Array:


- Array is an ordered collection of items


- Array is a static object i.e. no of item is fixed and is assigned by the declaration of the array


- It contains same data types.

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What is the Standard Template Library?

Answer

A library of container templates approved by the ANSI committee for inclusion in the standard C++ specification. A programmer who then launches into a discussion of the generic programming model, iterators, allocators, algorithms, and such, has a higher than average understanding of the new technology that STL brings to C++ programming

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Q:

Which is more effective while calling the functions?

A) call by value B) call by reference
C) call by pointer D) none
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) call by reference

Explanation:

In the call by reference, it will just copy the address of the variable to access it, so it will reduce the memory in accessing it.

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What is function prototyping? What are its advantages?

Answer

Function prototyping is a function declaration statement that tells the compiler about the return type of the function and the number as well as type of arguments required by the function at the time of calling it.


Syntax:


return_type function_name( type1 arg1, type 2 arg2, ... );


 


Advantages of function prototype :


- It helps the compiler in determining whether a function is called correctly or not. Each time when a function is called, its calling statement is compared with its prototype. In case of any mismatch, compiler reports an error.


- A function must be defined before calling it. But prototyping allows a function to be called before defining it.

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How many types of modularization are there in c++?

A) 4 B) 3
C) 1 D) none of these
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) none of these

Explanation:

There are two types of modular programming.They are interface and implementation.

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