(1). #include<stdio.h>
int main()
{
printf("The single quote \' is this ");
}


(2). #include<stdio.h>
int main()
{
printf("The single quote ' is this ");
}

Questions

(a)same output so why we take \' as escape sequence . It does not do anything special??



(b) Why did these characters call "escape sequences" . ?
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