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Operating System Quiz

1. Multitasking Operating Systems are also known as?

Processing system
Time-sharing system
Real Time system
Distributed system

2. The OS ensures that all access to system resources is controlled.The major activities of an operating system with respect to?

Error handling
Resource Management
Protection
Communication

3. Swapping is also known as a

technique for memory management
technique for memory compaction
technique for memory addresse
technique for dynamic linking

4. Keeps tracks of processor and status of process. The program responsible for this task is known as?

track manager
processor controller
traffic manager
traffic controller

5. Which is not a type of Schedulers?

Long-Term Scheduler
Short-Term Scheduler
Medium-Term Scheduler
None of the above

6. Interactivity refers to?

The ability of users to interact with a memory.
The ability of users to interact with a I/O devices.
The ability of users to interact with a CPU.
The ability of users to interact with a computer system.

7. A_________ is the mechanism to store and restore the state

PCB
Program Counter
Scheduling information
context switch

8. Which of the following is true about Communication?

The OS handles routing and connection strategies, and the problems of contention and security.
Two processes often require data to be transferred between them
Communication may be implemented by two methods, either by Shared Memory or by Message Passing.
All of the above

9. In Priority Based Scheduling, if Processes have same priority then which Scheduling algorithm is used?

SJN
FCFS
SRT
Round Robin

10. Two-state process model refers to?

running states
non-running states
Both A and B
None of the above

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