Unformatted text preview: Key words or reserved words 5. What are the short words that are used in assembly language called? Mnemonics 6. What is the difference between a compiler and an interpreter? A complier is a program that translates a high-level language program into a separate machine language. An interpreter is a program that both translate and executes the instructions in a high-level language program. 7. What type of software controls the internal operations of the computer’s hardware? Operating system or “OS”...
View Full Document
- Fall '14
- Computer program, high-level language, high-level language program