Methods in Java: Definition & Example


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What does the keyword static mean in the declaration of the main method?

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1. How is the return value declared in a method?

2. Which of the following is NOT true about a method in Java?

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Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet will help you to:

  • Provide the meaning of static as it relates to the declaration of the main method
  • Explain how the return value is declared in a particular method
  • Determine something that is not true about a Java method
  • Identify the return of a given method
  • Recognize a parameter in a Java method

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the keyword static and the declaration of a main method
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the methods in Java
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the return value in a method and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

You'll be able to learn more about this subject from the lesson named Methods in Java: Definition & Example, which will cover the following:

  • The definition of a method in Java
  • The ways in which multiple parameters can be separated
  • The name of a method
  • A method's variables
  • Visibility of a method