Computer Language-Colt Russell

  • Plankalkül

    1) Konrad Zuse
    2) Designed for engineering purposes
    3) None
  • Fortran

    1) IBM
    2) General-purpose, imperative programming language that is especially suited to numeric computation and scientific computing
    3) None

    1) Group lead by Charles Katz
    2) Led to the development of the first English-language business data processing compiler
    3) None
  • Lisp

    1) John McCarthy
    2) Used as a practical mathematical notation for computer programs
    3) List programming

    1) Grace Hopper
    2) Made for Business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.
    3) COmmon Business-Oriented Language
  • RPG

    1) IBM
    2) Buisness applications
    3) Report Program Generator

    1) John G. Kemeny and Thomas E. Kurtz
    2) They wanted to enable students in fields other than science and mathematics to use computers.
    3) None
  • LOGO

    1) Daniel G. Bobrow, Wally Feurzeig, Seymour Papert and Cynthia Solomon
    2) To enable what Papert called "body-syntonic reasoning"
    3) Comes from the greek word "logos"
  • B

    1) Bell Labs
    2) Made in oder to fit smaller memory capacity
    3) It is possible that its name may be based on Bon, an earlier and unrelated language
  • Pascal

    1) Niklaus Wirth
    2) A small and efficient language intended to encourage good programming practices.
    3) Named in honor of the French mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal
  • C

    1) Dennis Ritchie
    2) To provide low-level access to memory
    3) None
  • ML

    1) Robin Milner
    2) It was conceived to develop proof tactics in the LCF theorem prover
    3) Meta language
  • SQL

    1) Donald D. Chamberlin and Raymond F. Boyce
    2) Designed for managing data held in a relational database management system
    3) Structured Query Language
  • ADA

    1) Jean Ichbiah of CII Honeywell Bull
    2) For the DOD
    3) Ada was named after Ada Lovelace
  • C++

    1) Bjarne Stroustrup
    2) Entertainment software such as video games
    3) None
  • Delphi

    1) Borderland
    2) Made for an integrated development environment (IDE) for console, desktop graphical, web, and mobile applications.
    3) Nond
  • Python

    1) Guido van Rossum
    2) The language provides constructs intended to enable clear programs on both a small and large scale
    3) None
  • Visual Basic

    1) Microsoft
    2) Made to be a basic and easy to learn language
    3) None
  • Java

    1) James Gosling, Mike Sheridan, and Patrick Naughton
    2) They wanted to make a "write once, run anywhere" language
    3) None
  • Javascript

    1) Brendan Eich
    2) So that client-side scripts could interact with the user
    3) None
  • PHP

    1) Rasmus Lerdorf
    2) Designed for web development but also used as a general-purpose programming language
    3) Originally stood for Personal Home Page, now stands for Hypertext Preprocessor