Java Command Line Arguments: Definition & Example


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Which of the following could be an argument for a Java program?

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1. When are command line arguments specified?

2. Which tool lets you enter command line arguments?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Your comprehension of Java command line arguments will be quizzed via these study resources. Interactive questions will touch on key points like an example of an argument for a Java program and at which point command line arguments are used.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Assess what you understand about the following:

  • A tool that allows you to enter command line arguments
  • How to identify a command line argument
  • An appropriately structured command line argument in a given code

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding Java command line arguments and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding when command line arguments are supposed to be placed into a code
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how a command line argument should look

Additional Learning

Learn more about Java with the lesson named Java Command Line Arguments: Definition & Examples. These topics will be considered:

  • How command line arguments work and what the term means
  • What a command line is and how it functions
  • Examples of command line arguments
  • What an args keyword is