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1

How do you declare an array?

char string_var[size];

2

Null Character

Character '\0' that marks the end of a string in C.

3

For a given size n, how many characters can a string hold? How are the values of the character locations assigned?

  • n-1, since the last charcter is reserved for a null character.
  • Locations are defined from 0 to n-1.

4

How do you define an array of strings?

char array_name[array size][string size];

5

How can you initilize an array of strings?

char array_name[array size][string size] = {"string characters", "string characters"};

6

What placeholder do we use so printf and scanf can handle strings?

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