Operating System Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know what are the basic categories of operating systems out there? Where was the original Unix operating system developed? Since when has the original Mac OS been Apple’s basic operating system? Take our online operating system quizzes to learn interesting facts and trivia about the most popular operating systems in history.
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This quiz covers introduction to operating system, process management and CPU scheduling.

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    Which of the following in not an Operating System?

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    Virtual memory space is always smaller than physical memory space.

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    Booting is the process of permanently removing a computer from operation.

Do You Have Basic Knowledge About Operating Systems? This quiz lets you test your knowledge on some essential terms of Operating Systems. So, it is suggested that every computer science student take it as it covers some quite...

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     ______ is used in an operating system to separate mechanism from policy.

With just three major players in the modern operating system (OS) market, choosing between them should be a fairly simple process. However, many people still find it difficult to pick whether their machine should be booting...

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    Rooms, they say, are a great indicator of how you think and act. Describe your room.

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Do you know anything about the operating system? An operating system is system software that controls computer hardware and software resources and gives the specific user computer services. Time-sharing operating systems...

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This test contains 10 questions having 1 mark each.

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Choose the correct type of computer for each operating system or the storage place for each type of operating system part.

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This trivia quiz tests your knowledge on computer facts about the operating system tools. These tools can either be the software within the operating system, and of the most used is the windows tool. Think you have what it takes...

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There are almost a hundred DOS commands in MS-DOS which can be used when communicating with the operating system of a computer. The quiz below is designed to specifically test how well you know the different commands and their...

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An operating system is one of the most important components of a computer. There are different types of operating systems in use, and the general trivia quiz below is perfect for testing out just how much you understand about...

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Following the success of previous operating systems, Google embarked on the building of Fuchsia operating system in 2016. This is to provide new solutions to the drawbacks of earlier operating systems. Fuchsia, unlike others, is...

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Fuchsia is the open source operating system released by Google after Chrome OS. This operating system is built on a microkernel different from conventional Linux. Fuchsia was released on GitHub in 2016 to the delight of many...

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This Operating System is Debian based and is a free and open-source distribution. This operating system is offered in three categories namely; desktop, server, and core. The versions of Ubuntu are released in six months and...

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This is the ultimate test on Operating System. It's the one that tests your knowledge on Operating system, the developers, the history and it's existence today. It questions you on the revolutionization. Take an ultimate...

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The OS/2 has a very complicated development mainly because it was developed and embraced by two different companies. Not just different companies, but with different ideologies. It went to a lot of changes over the years, but...

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Study the topic Operating Systems before attempting this exercise.

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