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CS508 - Modern Programming Languages Assignment No. 2 Solution Fall 2018 Due Date: January 24, 2018
Assignment No. 02
Semester: Fall 2018
CS508: Modern Programming Languages
Total Marks: 15
24th January, 2019
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assignment will not get any credit if:
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accepted and will be awarded with zero marks.
The objective of this assignment is to provide hands on experience of:
concepts of Java language
evaluation of C++ programming language
For any query about the assignment, contact at CS508@vu.edu.pk
Question 1: [10 marks]
Write a Java program that will count total number of vowels in your Full Name. Place your name in a String
variable. In the output, show your name and total vowels on the screen. After running the program, take
screenshot and paste it in your solution file.
The output should be like this:
My name is Muhammad Umair Mujahid
Total count of vowels: 9
NOTE: To run the program, you can use any Java supported IDE like Apache NetBeans or IntelliJ IDEA. If you
do not have any IDE installed on your system, you can also compile and run online at:
Both code and screenshot are mandatory in your solution file; otherwise, zero marks will be awarded.
Question 2: [5 marks]
C++ is one of the most widely used programming languages. It has evolved from C language through a sequence
of modifications and it becomes a combination of Imperative and Object Oriented features. Soon after launch, it
exponentially gains popularity, and now it is one of the most commonly used language even though it is more
than 35 years older!
Enlist any three key points in support of its popularity? Why it’s readily adopted by programming community at
the time of its launch? Briefly write any 3 points.
Best of Luck!