Answers to our TR Dojo IBM History Quiz:
Question 1: Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company
Question 2: Endicott, N.Y.
Question 3: George W. Fairchild
Question 4: THINK
Question 5: FORTRAN
Question 6: Golf ball
Question 7: IBM System/360
Question 8: Microsoft
Question 9: Individual atoms
Question 10: Jeopardy
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