What is the difference between ‘throw’ and ‘throws’ in Java Exception Handling?

What is the difference between ‘throw’ and ‘throws’ in Java Exception Handling?

When dealing with exceptions, throw and throws are commonly used. If throw is used and an exception occurs, the exception is thrown from within the method. If there is a chance that a method may throw exceptions, then throws is used. The primary differences between them are:

Throw

Throws

Throw is used to throw an exception.

Throws is used to declare an exception.

Throw is followed by instance variable.

Throws is followed by exception class.

Throw is used inside method body.

Throws is used in method declaration.

In throw, checked exceptions cannot be propagated.

Checked exception can be propagated with throws.

In throw, multiple exception cannot be thrown.

In throws, multiple exceptions can be declared.

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