Python is a high-level language. It was designed in the year 1991 by Guido van Rossum. Later Python Software Foundation developed it. Two major versions in python ar python 2 and python 3. Before starting with python let us understand some basic concepts and terminologies. There are two modes in python viz Script mode programming and Interactive mode programming. Some standard data types used in python are string and list. The extension of python language is ‘.py.’
Some important features:
- No different steps to compile and execute the program like followed in C and C++
- Easy to learn as the language is close to English
- It is a platform independent language as it can be executed on multiple operating systems
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