In this article:
- Explores the meaning of OOP and OOPS.
- At the end of this article you will be able to differentiate OOPS and OOP.
- This may be part of your interview question on Design pattern.
This is most common misunderstood short form related to object oriented paradigm. If somebody asks which paradigm you use or on which paradigm Java works. We generally answer it as OOPS or OOPs. And here we do mistake. Also this came as a conundrum when interviewer asked to my buddy what “s” stands for.
First grab the full form, then I will explain it further—
Oops!! Yes. This is the sound you must whisper. Well OOP you already know, following is the definition of OOPS (actually oops – not in CAPS)
Yes this is official definition of oops.
So next time, to break the awkward silence between you and another developer, you have got a nice topic to break the ice.