This book is written for those just beginning with Visual Basic.NET, the powerful next release of Visual Basic. It is written for students who plan to use a computer for information acquisition and processing in the Information Systems, Information Technology, and Business worlds. All examples are drawn from the world of business or sports, providing a non-technical introduction to the material. The Visual Basic.NET Coach subscribes to the classic idiom "practice makes perfect" by providing extensive coverage of all the basic skills needed to master the VB.NET language. New topics are immediately reinforced via a series of detailed examples and drills. Source code files can be found here: http://www.aw-bc.com/cssupport/Salvage.html.