Final Exam: Go Foundation for Beginners

Go    |    Beginner
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Final Exam: Go Foundation for Beginners will test your knowledge and application of the topics presented throughout the Go Foundation for Beginners track of the Skillsoft Aspire Go Programming Essentials Journey.


  • Describe the core aspects of go, why it was developed, and describe the history and future of go
    describe the differentiating features of go and how it solves challenges typically encountered by programmers to create simple, reliable, and efficient software
    describe and compare the key differences between go and other languages, including python, java, c#, and javascript
    list and describe the positives and negatives of using go and how those considerations affect the decision to use go
    recognize go program structure and syntax
    list and describe the various data types supported in go
    declare and initialize variables in go
    declare and initialize constants in go
    recognize and use operators in go
    define and work with arrays
  • recognize how functions and methods are created and used in go
    recognize how object orientation can be achieved in go even though it is not strictly an object-oriented language
    declare and write functions in go
    work with data returned by functions
    use parameters to pass data to functions
    recognize error types and why error handling is such an important consideration
    describe how error handling is implemented in go
    use function return values to handle error conditions
    recognize how to use the errors package for managing errors
    read an entire file into memory using the ioutil package


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