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Dartmouth Basic

Dartmouth BASIC, or DTSS BASIC, was an early dialect of the BASIC programming language. It was developed at Dartmouth College in the mid-1960s for use on their timesharing system (DTSS). The goal was to create a simple language that anyone could learn and use for mathematical instruction or business applications without needing to be a professional programmer. This version of BASIC served as a model for many other implementations.