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


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