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1 out of 20 correct Study Page: 420 1. The ____ operating system runs on handheld devices supplied by RIM. a. Solaris b. Symbian OS c. Embedded Linux d. BlackBerry 2 out of 20 correct Study Page: 418 2. ____, version of UNIX developed by Sun Microsystems, is a server operating system designed specifically for e-commerce applications. a. Linux b. NetWare c. Solaris d. Windows .NET Server 3 out of 20 correct Study Page: 414 3. Home and small office users easily can set up a network and secure it from hackers with ____. a. Windows Millennium b. Windows Firewall c. Windows XP d. Windows NT 4 out of 20 correct Study Page: 400 4. Each time you boot a computer, the ____ and other frequently used operating system instructions are loaded, or copied, from storage into the computer's memory. a. kernel b. BIOS c. registry d. boot drive 5 out of 20 correct Study Page: 398 5. ____ serves as the interface between the user, the application software, and the computer's hardware. a. Productivity software b. Development software c. System software d. Business software
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6 out of 20 correct Study Page: 422 6. Search utilities typically use a(n) ____ to assist with locating files quickly. a. queue b. page c. spool d. index 7 out of 20 correct Study Page: 400 7. The ____ executes a series of tests to make sure the computer hardware is connected properly and operating correctly. a. BIOS b. POST c. kernel d. CMOS 8 out of 20 correct Study Page: 418 8. In addition to being a stand-alone operating system, UNIX also is a(n) ____. a. Web service b. embedded operating system c. utility program d. server operating system 9 out of 20 correct Study Page: 400 9. A ____ properly closes any running processes and programs. a. cold boot b. restore c. startup d. warm boot 10 out of 20 correct Study Page: 412 10. Some stand-alone operating systems are called ____ because they also work in conjunction with a server operating system. a. embedded operating systems b. open source operating systems c. server operating systems d. client operating systems 11 out of 20 correct Study Page: 399 11. In most cases, the operating system is installed and resides on the computer's ____.
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a. CMOS b. BIOS c. RAM d. hard disk 12 out of 20 correct Study Page: 410 12. When connected to the network, the ____ may assume some of the operating system functions. a. server operating system b. multitasking operating system c. multiuser operating system d. group operating system 13 out of 20 correct Study Page: 404 13. A ____ operating system allows only one user to run one program at a time. a. single user/multitasking b. single user/single tasking c. single user/multiprocessing d. single user/background processing 14 out of 20 correct Study Page: 405 14. ____ involves the coordinated processing of programs by more than one processor. a. Multitasking
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This note was uploaded on 07/01/2011 for the course CSI 111 taught by Professor Lavoie during the Spring '09 term at Holyoke CC.

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