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why specifically is static objects initialized first then non-static objects
 
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Because static objects, being considered elements of the class itself, get initialized at class load time. Non-static values only get initialized at object instantiation time.
 
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because static objects exist for the class as a whole, while instance objects are par object of the class. You may not neccesarily have instance objects for the class.
 
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