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Remember that derived classes can access the public and protected members of their base class, but none of the private members. If the member variable in the base class is protected (rather than private), then the derived class can assign it directly. However, this is bad style in OOP as it undermines data-hiding. A protected mutator (set accessor) would be a better option.

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