Java 8 Leap year check using Year class from java.time api


Java 8 has java.time API now has an inbuilt function isLeap() in class Year that you can use to check if a year is a |leap year or not.

Example:
import java.time.Year;

public class Example {

    public static void main(String... args) {

        int year1 = 2011;
        int year2 = 2024;

        System.out.println(year1 + " is leap year? " + isLeapYear(year1));
        System.out.println(year1 + " is leap year? " + isLeapYear(year2));

    }

    //Check if year is leap or not using Java 8
    //time API class Year and isLeap method.
    public static boolean isLeapYear(int year) {
        return Year.isLeap(year);
    }
}
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