Arrays and Pointers

  • Peter A. Darnell
  • Philip E. Margolis


We have already introduced pointers as one of the scalar data types. In this chapter, we examine pointers more closely and introduce an aggregate type called an array. Arrays and pointers are closely related in C. Together, they represent some of the most powerful features of the C language and probably account, as much as anything, for C’s popularity.


Null Pointer Dictionary Entry Input String Initial Element Multidimensional Array 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter A. Darnell
    • 1
  • Philip E. Margolis
    • 2
  1. 1.Visual SolutionsWestfordUSA
  2. 2.RockportUSA

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