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They invented the first electronic computer to enable solving multiple simultaneous equations far more quickly than the manual method.
To help find the answer to mathmaticle equations

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Q: Why did John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry built the computer in 1942 at Iowa state University?
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What was the name of the computer that John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry invented?

the abc computer


Who first made the computer?

John V. Atanasoff and Clifford Berry


Who is the two famous inventor of computer?

John Atanasoff & Clifford Berry


Who invented mainframe computer?

Dr. John V. Atanasoff and his assistant Clifford Berry built the first electronic digital computer. It was called the Atanasoff-Berry-Computer (ABC)


What year did dr. john v. atanasoff conceive the idea of the antanasoff?

The Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) was designed and built between 1937 and 194 by John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry at the University of Iowa. It is recognized as the first automatic electronic digital computer.


The first electronic computer was built between 1939 and 1942 by?

John Atanasoff And Clifford Berry


Who made the first electronic digital computer in 1937?

It was John Vincent Atanasoff and Clifford Berry.


Who invented the the Atanasoff berry computer?

john atanasoff berry


Who built the first electronic computer between 1939 and 1942?

John Vincent Atanasoff & Clifford Berry.


What was the first digital computer ever made?

Between 1939-1942 by professor John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry.


Who has invented ABC?

John Vincent Atanasoff, with Clifford Berry building it. After WW2 Atanasoff got bad advice from University Patent Attorney and did not file for patent(s).


When was the first electronic computer built?

Professor John Atanasoff and graduate student Clifford Berry built the world's first electronic-digital computer at Iowa State University between 1939 and 1942.


When was the first electric computer invented and by whom?

John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry invented the first electronic-digital computer at Iowa State University between 1939 and 1942. The Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) represented several innovations in computing, including a binary system of arithmetic, parallel processing, regenerative memory, and a separation of memory and computing functions.


When was the electronic digital special-purpose computer developed?

Atanasoff (1903-1995) and his graduate assistant, Clifford Berry (1918-1963), designed the first electronic digital special-purpose computer in the 1930s. The Atanasoff-Berry Computer used vacuum tubes for storage


What did the first computer do in 1943?

In 1942 the ABC, built by John Vincent Atanasoff and Clifford Berry solved systems of simultaneous equations for the Statistics Dept. at the University of Iowa in Ames Iowa.


What are 2 computer or internet revolutionaries?

John Atanasoff and Clifford Berry built the first digital electronic computer between 1939 and 1942 at Iowa State University. It was a revolutionary development that paved the way for digitizing information.


Who invented the atanasoff-berry computer?

Dr. John Vincent Atanasoff.


How old was john atanasoff when he and clifford invented the abc computer?

John Vincent Atanasoff was 34 years old when he invented the ABC in an Illinois bar in the winter of 1937-38. Clifford Edward Berry did not become involved until 1939, he was a graduate student "hired" by Atanasoff to help with final circuit design and assembly.


How many capacitors did the drums of the Atanasoff-Berry Computer contain?

Each drum of the Atanasoff-Berry Computer contained 1600 capacitors. There were 2 drums.


Who is John V Atanasoff?

John Vincent Atanasoff was a Bulgarian inventor who lived in the early to mid 1900's. He went to school at the University of Florida as well as many others, and taught Physics and other sciences at the Iowa State University from 1930-1945. With Clifford Berry he built the world's first digital computer.


What happened after john atanasoff and clifford berry invented the abc computer?

It was used for a brief time by the statistics department of the university. Atanasoff & Berry were called off to war work elsewhere and abandoned the machine. The university needed more classroom space during the war and finding ABC too large to fit through the door (by an inch or two) cut the machine up and scrapped most of it.


Full form of ABC?

Atanasoff berry computer


When was the first computer successfully made and running?

Atanasoff- Berry Computer.


What was the name of first computer in which binary numbers were used instead of decimal number?

ABC-1039 The Atanasoff-Berry Computer was the world's first electronic digital computer. It wasbuilt by John Vincent Atanasoff and Clifford Berry at Iowa State University during 1937-42. It incorporated several major innovations in computing including the use of binary arithmetic, regenerative memory, parallel processing, and separation of memory and computing functions.


What is the first computer name?

It was the Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) designed in 1937.