C Program to print the ASCII value of a character

Description

Get a character from user and display the corresponding ASCII value
Sample Input 1:
A
Sample Output 1:
65
Sample Input 2:
J
Sample Output 2:
74

Solution

//Program to print the ASCII value of given Character
#include<stdio.h>
int main()
{
	char ch;
	printf("Enter a character:");
	scanf("%c",&ch); 	
	printf("Equivalent ASCII value: %d",ch);	
	return  0;
}

Explanation

scanf is a function available(predefined) in c library to get input from user via keyboard and stores the same in a variable. Here it reads input character and stores it in a variable ch.

Format Specifier "%c" reads single character.

printf is a function available(pre defined) in C library which is used to print the specified content in Monitor. Here it prints the value of the variable ch.

Format Specifier "%d" prints value as Integer number (character converted to ASCII).