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What is an abstract class and why would you use it?

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It's used to subclassing.

In Java, an abstract class is a class which contains abstract methods, which are methods with declarations but no implementations. The methods are implemented by sub-classes of the abstract class. This gives more flexibility to those methods making it easier to tailor them to your use.

Explain the development process of a previous project.

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build a prescription class

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They asked me to extract words from the parse tree. e.g. ((NJ (NN James) XX is) (AJ tall)) -> James is tall. Another question is to reverse a string an capitalize all the starting positions of words and lower case all the ending positions of words. e.g. Hello World -> Dlrow Olleh

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Write up and populate a linked list in C#.

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Experience working on technical projects as part of a team

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Array reverse without using iteration. Code in C.

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Technical Questions: 1. Three pillars of OOP with explanation of each 2. Final Keyword in Java 3. Abstract Class & Interface difference 4. JSP & Servlets difference 5. What is meant by immutability in Java? 6. Multi-threading - Sleep vs Yield? 7. What is a design pattern and name some. Explain Singleton Design Pattern? 8. protected keyword in access modifiers 9. Continue vs break statement 10. Describe MVC? 11. StringBuffer vs StringBuilder? 12. One logic/algo question: Inserting an element at proper position in a sorted array. They will focus on the very basic logic design like loops, function and their arguments.

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One of the questions was reverse a string and capitalize the front and end letter of the word .

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If you didn't have to worry about time efficiency at all, but need a space efficiency of O(1), how do you check if an array has duplicate numbers?

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