Join Peggy Fisher for an in-depth discussion in this video Challenge: Ask for a user's favorite movies, part of Learning C++.
…This challenge is designed to reinforce the…skills you learned about classes and objects.…In this challenge, you're going to create a movie class.…The movie class will ask the user for the name of…their top three favorite movies, what year the movie was released,…and what was the rating, whether it was G for General…Audience, PG for Parental Guidance, R for Restricted, or M for Mature.…I want you to also add logic to make sure it's a valid year.…
Add the logic into the movie class, not in the main program.…Then, write a main program that will ask the user for there…three favorite movies and then print out a list when you're done.…I estimate that this challenge will take about 30 minutes.…
- Downloading and exploring the C++ IDE
- Working with loops
- Using predefined functions
- Creating custom functions
- Creating and instantiating classes
- Working with external files
Skill Level Beginner
Q: How do I upgrade the C++ compiler on Mac OS X and Linux?
A: Refer to C/C++ Essential Training for a detailed look at installing or upgrading the C++ compiler on various platforms.
Q: The link to download the Eclipse IDE in the "Download a C++ IDE" movie doesn't work. Where can I find the IDE?
A: Short URLs are case sensitive and need to be typed in exactly as they appear. Type in or simply click http://goo.gl/CzckWp to visit the Eclipse IDE for C/C++ Developers page.
1. Getting Started
2. C++ Basics
3. Flow of Control
4. Classes and Objects
5. Data Structures
6. File Manipulation
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