What is Python ?


Python is a powerful general-purpose programming language. It is a procedural, object oriented, high level programming language. It is very simple and uses English like words to write program. It has a vast library of modules to support integration of complex solution from pre-built components.


Python Programming language has lots of advantages:-


  1. Functional Programming language feature come from C Programming
  2. Object oriented Programming Language feature come from C++ because Java was not on that time.
  3. Scripting Language feature come from Perl shell scripting.
  4. Or it is also Modular Programming come from modula-3

What can python do ?


We can develop various types applications with python.
  • Desktop applications like calculator etc.
  • Web applications using --> django framework.
  • Network applications client server applications
  • Game applications
  • Data analysis
  • Machine learning, Data Science, Neural Network, Artificial Intelligence, IOT etc.
So we can say that python is a general purpose programming applications.

Which Company uses Python ?


Google , yahoo , facebook , Netflix , Dropbox , NASA , etc … use Python to develop application.

Note:- Father of python programming language Guido van Rossum, and it was released in 1991.