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Question number: 48

» Operating System » File Systems

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What is a sequence of subroutines and functions?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Data file

b.

source file

c.

System file

d. None of the above

Question number: 49

» Operating System » Memory Management and Virtual Memory

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How many major methods of allocating disk space?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

three

b.

two

c.

one

d. None of the above

Question number: 50

» Operating System » Memory Management and Virtual Memory

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A ________is a region of fast memory that holds copies of data.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Main memory

b.

Cache

c.

Register

d. All of the above

Question number: 51

» Operating System » Memory Management and Virtual Memory

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________ permanent and can hold large quantities of data and its access time is slower than main memory and magnetic disk.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Disk driver

b.

Primary disk

c.

Magnetic Tapes

d. None of the above

Question number: 52

» Operating System » Concurrency

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Memory space, CPU cycles, files, and I/O devices are examples of ________types.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Destination

b.

Resource

c.

Life cycle

d. None of the above

Question number: 53

» Operating System » File Systems

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An object file is a sequence of ________organized into blocks which is understands by the system’s linker.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Bit

b.

Octal

c.

Bytes

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 54

» Operating System » Memory Management and Virtual Memory

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________is a memory area that stores data while they are transferred between two devices or between a device and an application.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Memory

b.

Register

c.

Buffer

d. None of the above

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