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03: Q16 – Q17 Java Polymorphism vs Overriding vs Overloading

Polymorphism is the ability of a class instance to behave as if it were an instance of another class in its inheritance tree, most often one of its ancestor classes. Overriding is the means by which you achieve polymorphism. Java Polymorphism vs Overriding vs Overloading explained in detail to handle drill down Java OOP interview questions with ease when quizzed further.…



04: Q18 Explain abstraction, encapsulation, Inheritance, and polymorphism with the given Java code?

Q18. Given code:

A18. Firstly, let’s take abstraction and encapsulation as the difference is subtle.…



05: Q19-Q24 How to create a well designed Java application?

A software application is built by coupling various classes, modules, and components. Without coupling, you can’t build a software system. But, the software applications are always subject to changes and…



06: Q25 – Q32 Design principles interview questions & answers for Java developers

Design principles interview questions & answers for Java developers so that you can expand your OOP skills to design robust Java apps Q25. What are the SOLID design principles? A25….



07: Q33 Top 5 OOP tips for Java developers

Tip #1: Tightly encapsulate your classes. A class generally contains data as well as methods, and is responsible for the integrity of its own data. The standard way to protect the…



08: Write code to add, subtract, multiply, and divide given numbers?

A trivial coding example (i.e. a Calculator) tackled using the following programming paradigms in Java not only to perform well in coding interviews, but also to learn these programming paradigms.

Approach 1: Procedural Programming
Approaches 2 – 4: Object Oriented Programming
Approach 5: Functional Programming (Java 8)

Approach 1: Procedural



Q1 – Q10 Java OOPs interview Q&As

If you don’t get Java OOPs interview questions & answers right in the job interviews you can say OOPS !!!! to your Java interview success. Q1. Is Java a 100%…



Understanding Open/Closed Principle (OCP) from the SOLID OO principles with a Java example

Q. Is there anything wrong with the following class design? If yes, can the design be improved?



What are good real life Java inheritance (or use of abstract classes) examples ?

We have already looked at Why favor composition over inheritance? with reasoning and code examples. Inheritance still has its use and let’s look at some real life examples. #1. Unit…



Why favour composition over inheritance?

This is not only one of the most popular Java OOP Interview Questions & Answers asked 90% of the time in job interviews, but also a key OOP concept you must know well. The correct answer depends on the problem you are trying to solve, and the answer you give reveal a lot about your know-hows & lead to more follow up questions to test your understanding of OOP as described below in detail.…



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