An Introduction to Programming with C++, Fifth Edition is the latest C++ offering from Diane Zak. This book is distinct from other textbooks because of its unique approach, which motivates students by demonstrating why they need to learn the concepts and skills presented. Each chapter contains a Concept Lesson introducing one or more programming concepts and an Application Lesson containing five labs that help students master the concepts taught in the Concept Lesson. Also new in this edition of the book is a third lesson on .NET where students learn how to use .NET C++ commands. The new edition uses How To boxes to summarize important concepts and provide a quick reference for students. A Key Terms section has been added to the end of each Concept Lesson. The text also includes extensive end-of-chapter exercises, including Discovery and Debugging Exercises.Zak, Diane is the author of 'Introduction to Programming With C++ ', published 2007 under ISBN 9781418836184 and ISBN 1418836184.