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1. UITableView

iOS UI Public

Select the components that are minimally required for constructing and configuring a UITableViewController, which can be used to view (but not manipulate) a list of items.

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Easy  
2min
UITableViewSource
UITableViewCell
UITableViewDelegate
UITableViewDataSource
UIViewController
   


2. View Controller

iOS Event handling UI Public

Which of the following statements are true for UIViewController?

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Easy  
2min
viewWillAppear will be called before a view appears on the screen.
viewDidRender will be called after a view renders on the screen.
viewWillDisappear is called after animations are configured.
When using storyboards, the controller is initialized with the init(coder:)/initWithCoder method.
View controllers manage a hierarchy of views.
   


3. Car

iOS Swift Public

Consider the following Swift definition of the structure Car:

struct Car {
    var color:UIColor?
    let model:String
    
    init(model:String) {
        self.model = model
        self.color = nil
    }

    mutating func changeColor(color:UIColor) {
        self.color = color
    }
}

Select the statements that are correct.

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Easy  
3min
The struct Car can be inherited from to create child structs.
The initializer init is required to set the initial values of all properties.
The property model cannot be changed after initialization.
The mutating keyword of changeColor is required to modify the instance variable color.
The changeColor function can set the property color to nil.
   


4. Events

iOS Event handling Public

Which of the following statements are true for user interface events in iOS?

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Easy  
3min
Touch up inside is an event provided by UIControl.
Drag and drop is a UIControl event.
Touch events can be cancelled.
Remote control events can be cancelled.
The first responder to an event can be changed.
The fast swipe event is provided by iOS.
Capturing swipe events is supported through a gesture recognizer.
   


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