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Can't the abstract class be instantiated right? how then I am still able to instantiate the Posts class.

Can't the abstract class be instantiated right? how then I am still able to instantiate the Posts class using Parent class __Construct. i am very confused here. i am still able to instantiate the Collection class in the index.php using the child's name Posts(----)

Gregor Medvesek
Gregor Medvesek
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You can't instantiate an abstract class itself but you can instantiate any non abstract child class. So as the Posts class isn't abstract you can instantiate it.

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Boon Kiat Seah
Boon Kiat Seah
58,396 Points

Posts object extends an abstract class but itself is a class object on its own . Hence, it can be instantiated.