C++ is a general-purpose object-oriented programming language. It was created by Bjarne Stroustrup at Bell Labs circa 1980. C++ is very similar to C (invented by Dennis Ritchie in the early 1970s). C++ is so much compatible with C that it will probably compile over 99% of C programs without changing a line of source code. Though, C++ is a lot well-structured and safer language than C as it OOPs based..
C++ supports the object-oriented programming, the four major pillar of object-oriented programming (OOPs) used in C++ are:
Some examples of the use of C++ might be −
C++ has the following 2 features that make it a preferred choice in most of the applications:
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