What features of Plankalkl do you think would have had the greatest
influence on Fortran 0 if the Fortran designers had been familiar with
2. Determine the capabilities of Backuss 701 Speedcoding system, and
compare them with those of a contemporary programmable hand
3. Write a short history of the A-0, A-1, and A-2 systems designed by
Grace Hopper and her associates.
4. Compare the facilities of Fortran 0 with those of the Laning and Zierler
5. Which of the three original goals of the ALGOL design committee, in
your opinion, was most difficult to achieve at that time?