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Static runs a marathon

Static runs a marathon: Object-Oriented Programming with Java
Static runs a marathon: Object-Oriented Programming with Java

A static member variable belongs to the class itself, not to any instance of a class. This is an unusual idea and challenging to grasp conceptually. A coding demo should help solidify your understanding. In this video, see a case example where static comes in useful for keeping track of marathon runners.

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