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Constructors!!!!Please help !!!!!

 
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Could someone please help me out with this, its a modification of a question I came across in Jxam:

This code as is, compiles correctly, but when the super(k) call is removed, it gives a compile time error : No constructor in matching Parent() in class Parent
Child(int k{

I know that child class construtors make an implicit call to the superclass's 'no-args' constructor and thats why the error.
If you remove the child class altogether, the code compiles correctly. My query is that in the main method the code is Parent p = new Parent(6).....so why are the child-class constructors-calls, in the picture at all. Should'nt the output just be .....This is the Parent Constructor 6....
Help!!!
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The compiler checks the syntax of the entire code. So, even though the TestConstructor class does not call the Child class's constructor, the compiler still checks the correctness of the Child class. Thus, the compiler detects that the Child class's constructor is flawed.
 
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Thanks Yang, after reading your answer I feel silly as to not know that myself
 
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