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Java Thread class

In this segment of tutorial we will learn about the Java Thread Class and how it is used. Then We will create the thread class and print the output.

  • Java Thread Class is a piece of the program execution
  • Java has multithreading facility.
  • It allows multiple works(threads) to run at a time
  • It is created by extending the Thread class or implementing Runnable interface

Java Thread Class Example
public class thread1 extends Thread {
	public void run() {
		for (int i = 1; i < 4; i++) {
			System.out.println("This is thread  " + i);

	public static void main(String[] args) {
		thread1 t1 = new thread1();


This is thread  1
This is thread  2
This is thread  3


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