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Niranjan Prasad
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Why JAva supports Threads Concept?
Is it for using idle time of CPU
 
Clifton Craig
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Thread support is for multi-tasking programs. If you wanted to, for example, execute a long running expense report while viewing a sales analysis summary in a different window in the same app then you would use threads. Another example is if your app wanted to chew gum and walk at the same time.
 
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