Atomic Variables in Java: Definition & Example


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Consider the following: Thread 1 is accessing a variable and will not allow updates. Thread 2 cannot access the variable because it is _____

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1. Which of the following correctly imports the Java utility for atomic variables?

2. The most commonly used data types of atomic variables are _____

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

To pass this quiz and worksheet, you must be familiar with different atomic variables. You must also know about their utilization and other information from the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Knowledge assessed includes the:

  • Most commonly used atomic variable
  • Importing the Java utility for atomic variables
  • Function of a given code

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify why a given thread cannot access a given variable
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on Java
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the use of atomic variables in Java

Additional Learning

Enhance your knowledge of Java by completing the lesson titled Atomic Variables in Java: Definition & Example. Objectives covered include:

  • Know what a non-blocking algorithm is
  • Understand the function of atomic variables
  • List the atomic variables