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


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