Introductory Programming / C++
Starting Out with C++: From Control Structures through Objects, FIFTH EDITION
Previous editions of this book were called “Standard Version of Starting Out with C++”
“Gaddis’ Starting Out with C++ is superbly crafted and clearly presents all the necessary technical building blocks in a logical order that breeds confidence and competence in students. I speak for my students and myself in saying thank you, Tony, for these superior texts!”
–Peter van der Goes, Rose State College
“I use Starting Out with C++ in my classroom because it does exactly that–starts the student with C++ from the ground up, providing all the tools and answering the tough questions. Without assuming any background knowledge, Gaddis supplies all the essentials for building a strong C++ programmer.”
–Dale Suggs, Campbell University
“Starting Out with C++ is a thorough introduction that provides great support and flexibility for both the student and the instructor. I have never had a complaint from a student about this book. Keep up the good work Tony!”
–Jeanne Douglas, University of Vermont
Starting Out with C++: From Control Structures through Objects is the favorite textbook of instructors who place an emphasis on problem-solving and program design in their introduction to C++ course. Tony Gaddis’ gradual and accessible approach to teaching programming concepts gives students the right amount of detail needed to master programming skills.
• Covers procedural programming–control structures, functions, arrays, and pointers–before objects
• Has a clear and student-friendly writing style with stepped-out explanations that motivate beginning programmers
• Includes concise, practical, real-world examples students can relate to and understand
• Has a wealth of exercises in each chapter so students have the chance to put concepts to work as they learn them
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