Escape Sequance in C language

There are various escape sequence characters available in c, that can help the programmer to perform the specific task, and the following the list of those characters that can help you to make your program better.

These are also called as ‘Backslash characters’.

Character Constant



New line (Line break)




Horizontal Tab


Form feed


Alert (alerts a bell)


Carriage Return


Vertical Tab


Question Mark


Single Quote


Double Quote






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