C

C language History of -The base or father of programming languages is ‘ALGOL.’ It was first introduced in 1960. ‘ALGOL’ was used on a large basis in European countries. ‘ALGOL’ introduced the concept of structured programming to the developer community. In 1967, a new computer programming language was announced called as ‘BCPL’ which stands for Basic Combined Programming Language. BCPL was designed and developed by Martin Richards, especially for writing system software. This was the era of programming languages. Just after three years, in 1970 a new programming language called ‘B’ was introduced by Ken Thompson that contained multiple features of ‘BCPL.’ This programming language was created using UNIX operating system at AT&T and Bell Laboratories. Both the ‘BCPL’ and ‘B’ were system programming languages.

In 1972, a great computer scientist Dennis Ritchie created a new programming language called ‘C’ at the Bell Laboratories. It was created from ‘ALGOL’, ‘BCPL’ and ‘B’ programming languages. ‘C’ programming language contains all the features of these languages and many more additional concepts that make it unique from other languages.

C Programming Language
1-C Language Introduction
2C Programming Language Standard
3int (1 sign bit + 31 data bits) keyword in C
4Is it fine to write “void main()” or “main()” in C/C++?
5Difference between “int main()” and “int main(void)” in C/C++?
6-Macros and Preprocessors in C
7Compiling a C program | Behind the Scenes
8Benefits of C over other languages
9Program error signals
10Escape sequences in C
11Line Splicing  in C
12-Tokens C/C++

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