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Why is Calendar an abstract class ?

 
jose chiramal
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Why is calendar an abstract class ? Any particular reason ??
 
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Because while there are very similar aspects between them, not every one in the world uses the same calendar system.
 
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2012, yo.
 
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David Newton wrote:2012, yo.

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jose chiramal wrote:Why is calendar an abstract class ? Any particular reason ??


Because a calendar is an abstract concept from the real world! However, a gregorian calendar is a concrete concept.
 
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