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Why are local variables called as automatic variables ?
 
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Because they get automatically destroyd when they get out of scope.
 
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Local variables or automatic variables are declared in methods of a class.These variables are loaded when a objec method is called and destroyed when the method completed.
Thus it is called as automatic or local variable.
 
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