Lab 1: Intro to Java Applications


The purpose of this lab is to introduce you creating and running java applications, as well as familiarize you with the basic functions of writing output to a console.


Write an application that displays the shapes shown in the sample output using asterisks.

Sample Output:

Program Template:

Lab 1

 * File:
 * Author: John O'Connor
 * Date: 09/03/2015
 * Description: Program that draws 4 shapes.
public class Shapes {
    public static void main (String args[]) {
            Write a series of commands to produce the desired output. 
    } // end main
} // end class Shapes