troubleshooting Question

How can i compare two arraylists in JAVA

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The 2 arraylists contains objects of classes as items.
I tried arrallist1.equals(arraylist2) but it gives false een when the contents are same. Can someone tell why?

This is how the lists are created and populated.
ArrayList a=new ArrayList();
a.add(new Person (name, dateOfJoining);

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