Share on Google+Share on Google+

SCJP Module-6 Question-14

The given program will test your understanding about the Inheritance and method overriding in Java.

Given below the sample code :

class SuperClass {
public void MyMethod() {

class SubClass extends SuperClass {
public void MyMethod() throws IOException {
throw new IOException();

public static void main(String[] args) {
try {
new SubClass().MyMethod();
} catch (IOException e) {

What will be the output of the following code ?

1. SuperClass

2. SubClass

3. SubClass


4. Gives Compile error.

Answer :


Explanation :

Above code will give compile error because override method can't throws any exception ,which was not thrown by overridden method.



Posted on: July 14, 2010 If you enjoyed this post then why not add us on Google+? Add us to your Circles

Share this Tutorial Follow us on Twitter, or add us on Facebook or Google Plus to keep you updated with the recent trends of Java and other open source platforms.