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What is the correct HTML tag for inserting a line break?

What is the correct HTML tag for inserting a line break?

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A. break /
B. br /br
C. lb /
D. br /
E. br/

This question is part of HTML & CSS Quiz 2012
Asked by Coulter, Last updated: Feb 27, 2020

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W. Pratt

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W. Pratt, Marketing Analyst, MBA, Lincoln

Answered Jul 18, 2019

The correct answer to this question is E, br/. The most common example of line breaks is in poems. It is used to end one line of poetry and then to begin another. Line breaks force the reader to pause for a moment before reading the next line.

HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language, and their tags are keywords that are hidden in a web page. The tags tell the web browser how the content needs to be displayed. Other commonly used tags include ... , which will indicate the title of the page, while

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J.Spencer, Knowledge enthusiast, Tokyo

Answered Sep 13, 2018

The correct answer is E. br/

The line break is used to start a new line of text in HTML. It is used for clean presentation of code or in programs where the length of lines is significant. The br/ function is used only in the text blocks of an HTML program to separate lines.

 

John Smith

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Answered Dec 06, 2016

Br /
 

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