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


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