You will learn about the following in the chapter:
C#'s arithmetic operators.
How an arithmetic expression is evaluated in terms of finding its value and associated type. In particular, how the precedence and associativity rules are applied.
The flowchart as a means to describe an algorithm.
How the C# compiler determines the type of a numerical expression.
A method to access the metadata of a C# program and determine the type of any expression.
How to work with enumerated constants and provide an understanding for their advantages.
The simple type char.
The string type and its underlying characteristics.
How to use the most important string methods.
How the built-in methods of the string type can be utilized to create powerful text processing components.