In Exercise 9 I threw you some new stuff, just to keep you on your toes. I showed you two ways to make a string that goes across multiple lines. In the first way, I put the characters
n) between the names of the months. What these two characters do is put a
new line character into the string at that point.
This use of the
\ (backslash) character is a way we can put difficult-to-type characters into a string. There are plenty of these “escape sequences” available for different characters you might want to put in, but there’s a special one, the
double backslash, which is ...