Java Collection Tutorial - Java TreeMap.firstEntry()


TreeMap.firstEntry() has the following syntax.

public Map.Entry <K , V> firstEntry()


In the following code shows how to use TreeMap.firstEntry() method.

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import java.util.TreeMap;

public class Main {
   public static void main(String[] args) {
      TreeMap<Integer, String>  treemap = new TreeMap<Integer, String> ();
      // populating tree map
      treemap.put(2, "two");
      treemap.put(1, "one");
      treemap.put(3, "three");
      treemap.put(6, "six");
      treemap.put(5, "from");
      System.out.println("Checking first entry");
      System.out.println("First entry is: "+ treemap.firstEntry());

The code above generates the following result.