Literal Formats for Floating-Point

This section describes 2 literal formats for floating-point values: decimal and hex floating-point literals. The default floating-point literal data type is 'double'.

Java supports literals for 2 floating-point data types in 2 formats described below:

1. Decimal Floating-Point Literal - Basic rules on decimal floating-point literals:

2. Hex Floating-Point Literal - Basic rules on hex floating-point literals:

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 JDK - Java Development Kit

 Execution Process, Entry Point, Input and Output

Primitive Data Types and Literals

 Data Types Supported in Java

 Integer Data Types

 Floating-Point Data Types

 Logical (Boolean) Data Type

 Literals of Primitive Types

 Literal Formats for Integers

 Literal Formats for Integers - Example

Literal Formats for Floating-Point

 Literal Formats for Floating-Point - Example

 Literal Formats for Characters

 Literal Formats for Character - Example

 Control Flow Statements

 Bits, Bytes, Bitwise and Shift Operations

 Managing Bit Strings in Byte Arrays

 Reference Data Types and Variables

 Enum Types and Enum Constants

 StringBuffer - The String Buffer Class

 System Properties and Runtime Object Methods

 Generic Classes and Parameterized Types

 Generic Methods and Type Inference

 Lambda Expressions and Method References

 Java Modules - Java Package Aggregation

 Execution Threads and Multi-Threading Java Programs

 ThreadGroup Class and "system" ThreadGroup Tree

 Synchronization Technique and Synchronized Code Blocks

 Deadlock Condition Example Programs

 Garbage Collection and the gc() Method

 Assert Statements and -ea" Option

 Annotation Statements and Declarations

 Java Related Terminologies

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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