1. What are the main features of the C language?

The main features of the C language are,

  1. It is simple (easy to learn) yet powerful, Portable, Mid-level language, which is structured and needs a Compiler for execution.
  2. The C language also has a rich standard library with the support of  libraries.

2. What is the main reason behind the popularity of the C language?

The main reason behind the popularity of the C language is that

  1. It has a rich feature set, making it a suitable language for a wide range of use cases.
  2. You can create an operating system using C language or any other simple software.
  3. The C language is a general-purpose programming language.

3. Why is C considered a Powerful Programming Language?

            It is considered a powerful language because it provides a broad range of features like             support for many data types, operators, keywords, etc., allows structuring of code             using functions, loops, decision-making statements, then there are complex data-            structures like structures, arrays, etc., and pointers, which makes C quite resourceful and             powerful, etc.

4. is C language Portable?

Yes, the C language code is portable. If you have software written in the C language for Unix OS, and you now want to run it on Windows OS, you can easily adapt the software for Windows OS, and that is the power of the C language.

5. What are the advantages of C Language?

Given below are some of the advantages of the C language:

a) C is a Portable language.

b) It provides rich support of built-in functions.

c) It is a powerful and efficient language.

d) C language is a structured language, with features of both High-level language and Low-level language.

6. Where is C used? (Applications)

  1. ‘C’ language is widely used in embedded systems.
  2. It is used for developing system applications.
  3. It is widely used for developing desktop applications.
  4. Most of the applications by Adobe are developed using ‘C’ programming language.
  5. It is used for developing browsers and their extensions. Google’s Chromium is built using ‘C’ programming language.
  6. It is used to develop databases. MySQL is the most popular database software which is built using ‘C’.
  7. It is used in developing an operating system. Operating systems such as Apple’s OS X, Microsoft’s Windows, and Symbian are developed using ‘C’ language. It is used for developing desktop as well as mobile phone’s operating system.
  8. It is used for compiler production.
  9. It is widely used in IOT applications.

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