<language> The original BASIC
language, designed by John G. Kemeny and Thomas E. Kurtz at Dartmouth College in 1963. Dartmouth BASIC first ran on a GE 235 [date?] and on an IBM 704
It was designed for quick and easy programming by students and beginners using Dartmouth's experimental time-sharing
Unlike most later BASIC dialects, Dartmouth BASIC was compiled.