Operating System (Set 1)

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Operating System Quizzes & Trivia

Operating System


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  • 1. 
    The part of machine level instruction, which tells the central processor what has to be done, is
    • A. 

      Operation code

    • B. 

      Address

    • C. 

      Locator

    • D. 

      Flip-Flop

  • 2. 
    A system program that combines the separately compiled modules of a program into a form suitable for execution
    • A. 

      Assembler

    • B. 

      Linking loader

    • C. 

      Cross compiler

    • D. 

      Load and go

  • 3. 
    Process is
    • A. 

      Program in High level language kept on disk

    • B. 

      Contents of main memory

    • C. 

      A program in execution

    • D. 

      A job in secondary memory

  • 4. 
    A computer cannot "boot" if it does not have the
    • A. 

      Compiler

    • B. 

      Loader

    • C. 

      Operating system

    • D. 

      Assembler

  • 5. 
    User-Friendly Systems are:
    • A. 

      Equired for object-oriented programming

    • B. 

      Easy to develop

    • C. 

      Common among traditional mainframe operating systems

    • D. 

      Becoming more common

  • 6. 
    While running DOS on a PC, which command would be used to duplicate the entire diskette?
    • A. 

      COPY

    • B. 

      DISKCOPY

    • C. 

      CHKDSK

    • D. 

      TYPE

  • 7. 
    A system program that sets up an executable program in main memory ready for execution is
    • A. 

      Assembler

    • B. 

      Linker

    • C. 

      Loader

    • D. 

      Compiler

  • 8. 
    Which of the following are loaded into main memory when the computer is booted?
    • A. 

      Internal command instructions

    • B. 

      External command instructions

    • C. 

      Utility programs

    • D. 

      Word processing instructions

  • 9. 
    What is the name given to the organized collection of software that controls the overall operation of a computer?
    • A. 

      Working system

    • B. 

      Peripheral system

    • C. 

      Operating system

    • D. 

      Controlling system

  • 10. 
    While working with MS-DOS, which command will you use to transfer a specific file from one disk to another?
    • A. 

      DISKCOPY

    • B. 

      COPY

    • C. 

      RENAME

    • D. 

      FORMAT

  • 11. 
    What is the full form of DOS?
    • A. 

      Disk Operation System

    • B. 

      Dynamic Operating System

    • C. 

      Disk Operating System

    • D. 

      Dynamic Overload System

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is not Network Operating System?
    • A. 

      Windows NT

    • B. 

      Windows XP

    • C. 

      MS-DOS

    • D. 

      Linux

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is Internal DOS Command?
    • A. 

      FORMAT

    • B. 

      EDIT

    • C. 

      EXIT

    • D. 

      CHKDSK

  • 14. 
    DOS is a _____________ Operating System.
    • A. 

      GUI (Graphical User Interface)

    • B. 

      CUI (Character User Interface)

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 15. 
    Process of turning on the computer and loading operating system files from disk to memory is known as
    • A. 

      Loading

    • B. 

      Opening

    • C. 

      Booting

    • D. 

      Compiling

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