16th October 2019

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What does switch do in Java?

switch statement in java. A switch statement allows a variable to be tested for equality against a list of values. Each value is called a case, and the variable being switched on is checked for each case.

Similarly, it is asked, what is the switch statement in C++?

C++ switch statement. Advertisements. A switch statement allows a variable to be tested for equality against a list of values. Each value is called a case, and the variable being switched on is checked for each case.

What is a case in a switch statement?

In particular, a switch statement compares the value of a variable to the values specified in case statements. When a case statement is found whose value matches that of the variable, the code in that case statement is run. The break keyword exits the switch statement, and is typically used at the end of each case.

Why switch case is called Jumping statement?

that is why switch statement is called "jumping statement" in C. switch is also called "fall through statement" as if you don't use break in every case then the control will fall through the statements until a break statement is occurred.
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