Spring IOC Set2

Which of the following are correct statements ?

What do you mean by 'bean' ?


What are responsibilities  included for  bean factory do ?

 What are the responsibilities of XmlBeanFactory included ?


 Which  of the following are the correct way to nstantiating a Spring IoC container ?


What are the correct ways to instantiate  bean?

Which statements are true about IOC(Inversion of Control) ?

What do you mean by inner bean?