System Software And OS

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System Software Quizzes & Trivia

A computer cannot be functional without software. Did you understand the topic on software and operating systems we covered this past week? This test will test your knowledge and help refresh your memory. Give it a try and all the best and check the sight for more quizzes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Translators for low-level programming language is called as
    • A. 

      Compliers

    • B. 

      Assemblers

    • C. 

      Loaders

    • D. 

      Interpreter

  • 2. 
    Which of these systems enables us to group the jobs together and then execute?
    • A. 

      Time sharing system

    • B. 

      Serial processing system

    • C. 

      Batch processing system

    • D. 

      Real time system

  • 3. 
    Which of these fall in the category of translators?
    • A. 

      Compiler

    • B. 

      Interpreter

    • C. 

      Assembler

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of these tecniques uses disk for reading and storing output files?
    • A. 

      DMA

    • B. 

      Buffering

    • C. 

      Spooling

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Assembly language contains which of the following statements?
    • A. 

      Assembler declarative statements

    • B. 

      Declarative statements

    • C. 

      Imperative statements

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The memory area which holds data while they are transferred between a device and an application is called as
    • A. 

      Disk

    • B. 

      Mian memory

    • C. 

      Buffer

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    An assembling process consists of which of these phases? 
    • A. 

      Analysis phase

    • B. 

      Generation phase

    • C. 

      Translation phase

    • D. 

      Synthesis phase

  • 8. 
    Time sharing is a synonym for multitasking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The compiler analyses the source program, statement by statement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      Flase

  • 10. 
    Operating system is a special case of
    • A. 

      Hardware system

    • B. 

      Application software

    • C. 

      System software

    • D. 

      Users