Which version of BASIC should my kid use ?

By ravisunny2
Apr 1, 2007
  1. I have QBASIC ver 4.5, on my PC.

    My son, 7th grade, is starting out in writing BASIC programs.

    Can some one suggest what interpreter/compiler would be best ?
  2. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    QBasic is the best beginner-level compiler IMO. I have used QBasic and GWBasic, and I find QBasic a lot better. Other great ones that have mouse support as well as MIDI support include JustBasic, PureBasic and FreeBasic.
  3. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 1,971   +10

    Thanks, Rage_3K_Moiz.
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