The purpose of this assignment is to get
a better understanding of inheritance in C++ by writing and using
we will use the sphere class from the book, here is code
You will write a two classes: Ball and Colored Ball, and a driver.
Ball is a derived class of
Sphere with added data "name". The displayStatistics() method will also
need to be modified to display the name.
ColoredBall is a derived class
of Ball with added data "color". The displayStatistics() method will
also need to be modified to display the color.
Write a driver that allows the
user to create and modify instances of all three classes. As discussed
in class, the driver should provide a menu of options for the user and
allow the user to continue creating, modifying, viewing class instances
until the user desires to stop.
You may add additional data and functionality to your classes as
What To Turn In:
Here is the list of things you have to turn in:
- At the start of class on the due date, place the
following items on the "counter" in front of me:
- a hardcopy of your final version of the program source code.
- Upload to the homework
submission system before midnight on the due date:
Your final source code and your test
script. I will compile and test your programs
on the suns in the lab.