What is a computer program and programming

What is a computer program and programming

A computer program is a set of instructions that are written by a developer and programming is the skill that helps you to develop a program and solve the problem.

Let’s understand one by one.

program and programming

Computer program

As previously defined, a computer program is a set of instructions to perform some specific task by computer machine. Computer machine only understands machine language.

So, we use compilers or interpreters to convert human-readable program code into machine language and vice versa.

Machine language is made of binary numbers (0 or 1).

A computer is a simple machine who does not understand without prior order/command. When any user commands, it acts. Similarly, when a user uses a computer program; our hardware machine acts.

About Programming

Programming is the skill of writing formulas formerly known as algorithms. You can also say that it is the process of writing any program.

Developers do a program in any programming language like C, C++, C# etc. Means we need any programming language to write programs.

If you want to learn to programme you to need mathematical and logical skills.

A person who writes a program known as developer or computer programmer.

Ada Lovelace was the first computer programmer. She works with Charles Babbage in his general-purpose machine computer.

Hope that you understand both program and programming. Please share if you like and don’t forget to ask your queries in below comment section.

C Program code

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