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Give a date, i.e. 2004-09-14, need it to return TUESDAY.

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Calendar cal = Calendar.getInstance();
SimpleDateFormat sdf = new SimpleDateFormat("yyyy-MM-dd");
cal.setTime(sdf.parse("2004-09-14"));
System.out.println(cal.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK)); // use this to index an array
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Make a date object and use:

Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.3/docs/api/java/util/Date.html
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System.out.println(new DateFormatSymbols().getWeekdays()[cal.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK)]);
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8-)
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