• Lvalue refers to an object to which you can assign value. 
  • It refers to a memory location. 
  • It can appear as LHS or RHS of an assignment


    1. num1=10
    2. str1=”abc”


  • Rvalue refers to the value we assign to any variable. 
  • It can appear on RHS of assignment
  • Example:
  1. sum = a + b

a+b is an r-value

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.