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C Programming [MCQ] : History of C (Multiple Choice Questions)


Question 1
C Programming was created in Year _______ .
A
1980
B
1976
C
1972
D
1967
Question 1 Explanation: 
  1. The initial development of C occurred at AT&T Bell Labs between 1969 and 1973.
  2. According to Ritchie, the most creative period occurred in 1972
Question 2
Dennis Was Author of Famous Programming Book _________ .
A
C Programming for Scientist
B
Thinking in C
C
Learn C Step By Step
D
C Programming and Techniques
E
The C Programming Language
Question 2 Explanation: 
Book Written By Dennis Ritchie -
Dennis Ritchie Book
Question 3
C Programming was created at ______ by Dennis Ritchie.
A
MIT University
B
AT&T Bell Laboratory
C
Stanford Lab
D
Haward University
E
L&T Laboratory
Question 4
Many features of C were derived from an earlier language called _____.
A
B
B
FORTRAN
C
PASCAL
D
BASIC
E
BCPL
Question 4 Explanation: 
According to Ken Thompson "B" was a stripped-down version of the BCPL programming language.
Question 5
Dennis Ritchie received following awards - [Select 2]
A
Nobel Prize
B
National Medal of Technology
C
Sony Radio Academy Awards
D
Albert Einstein World Award of Science
E
Turing Award for their development of generic operating systems theory
There are 5 questions to complete.