Stream « File « SCJP

9.3.1.InputStream and OutputStream
9.3.2.Low-Level Streams: FileInputStream
9.3.3.A filter connects to an InputStream or OutputStream and performs some transformation on the data
9.3.4.Construct a chain of DataOutputStream, BufferedOutputStream and FileOutputStream
9.3.5.Classes derived from Reader and Writer take locale information when converting between Unicode and other character systems.
9.3.6.A small input chain between FileInputStream and DataInputStream
9.3.7.Input chain between FileOutputStream and DataOutputStream
9.3.8.Using FileInputStream, FileOutputStream, and File classes.