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C Date Time: Exercise-10 with Solution

Write a program in C to show the start of the epoch.

Note : epoch means the beginning of a period in the history of someone.

Expected Output :

0 seconds since the epoch began                                         
Thu Jan  1 00:00:00 1970

C Code:

#include <stdio.h>
#include <time.h>
 
int main(void)
{
    time_t epoch = 0;
    printf("\n%ld seconds since the epoch began\n", (long)epoch);
    printf("%s\n", asctime(gmtime(&epoch)));
}

Flowchart :

Flowchart: Show the start of the epoch

C Practice online:

#include <stdio.h>
#include <time.h>
 
int main(void)
{
    time_t epoch = 0;
    printf("\n%ld seconds since the epoch began\n", (long)epoch);
    printf("%s\n", asctime(gmtime(&epoch)));
}

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