OCA Java SE 7 Programmer I Study Guide (Exam 1Z0-803) (Oracle Press) Paperback – 1 Nov 2012
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Edward Finegan, SCJP, is a senior Java software developer and is currently working in the casino industry developing gaming software. He has past experience in aerospace radar data commutation and artificial intelligence, specifically machine learning algorithms.
Robert Liguori, SCJP has been a senior software engineer since 1996 and is currently the lead developer for several Java-based air traffic management applications. He is the President of the Atlantic City Java User Group.
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I found it extremely frustrating - stumbling and stumbling every step of the way. I can't understand how Oracle can release a book that's so obviously not even been proof-read by any competent proof-reader and how they, Oracle, happily put their name and logo all over the book's covers. I would have expected the book to be of much higher quality.
Since it's dealing only with the very basics of Java SE7, it CAN be used for exam preparation, but... I just CAN'T force myself to rate it any higher. My final verdict is: I *recommend* but - also - spit on this book.
But in all fairness, it was also quite helpful. I liked the exam-hints as well as the review bullets and test questions at the end of every chapter. More code exercises would have been great.
The questions and explanations are pretty good and are clear enough. Now when I take the exam I will confirm if they are what they are supposed to be.
Sometimes I wonder if I'll be able to pass the test with this book, I hope I will.
More revision, fair questions and more exam related information.
It might be enough for you to get through the exam, personally I am finding I have to do a bit more before I am happy to take the exam and be confident of a good chance of passing it.
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I've been reading it for a while, and it presented the topics in a clear and not boring way. goodPublished on 18 April 2014 by sokiu
A good book, easy to read and follow, good structure and always helpful in preparing for and taking the exam.Published on 25 Mar. 2014 by Robert Macfarlane
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