Intermediate quizzes – Java conditional statements

The following Java exercise(s) are designed for intermediate level programmers. If the level is too hard, then I recommend to select an easier one or you might consider reading my article about this topic, which offers a theoretical explanation including more exercises. Read More: Java Conditional Statements


Quiz 1: if else statements.

What happens when the following program is compiled and run?

public class MyClass {

	int x;
	int y = 3;
	int n = y * y;
	boolean isLarger;

	void method(int z, int k){
		if(n > z) {
			System.out.print("-p" + z);
			if(z < (x + 7)) {
				System.out.print("-x" + k);
			if(y < (k - 5)) {
				System.out.print("-y" + n);
			}else {
				System.out.print("-z" + y);
		}else {
			System.out.print("-h" + x);
	public static void main(String[] args){
		MyClass mc = new MyClass();

Select the correct answer.

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