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Question number: 6

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A process is more than the program code, which is sometimes known as the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

text segment

b.

trigger section

c.

text section

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 7

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The main function of the microkernel is to provide a communication facility between them ________ and the various services

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

client program

b.

Server program

c.

cloud program

d.

All of the above

Question number: 8

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The procedure of starting a computer by loading the ________ is known as booting the system.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

kernel

b.

Shell

c.

ASP

d.

Both a. and b. are correct

Question number: 9

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A process terminates when it finishes executing its final statement and asks the operating system to delete it by using the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

exit () system call

b.

terminate () system call

c.

start () system call

d.

None of the above

Question number: 10

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Computer programs must be in main memory also ________ to be executed.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Random-access memory (RAM)

b.

Read only memory (ROM)

c.

Read only managment

d.

None of the above

Question number: 11

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An electronic disk can be designed to be either volatile or nonvolatile.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Volatile

b.

Nonvolatile

c.

Variable

d.

None of the above

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