COMP755 Exam 1 Review Guide
What is an operating System?
What are the functions/responsibilities of an operating system?
Storage hierarchy trade-off between speed, size and cost
OS dual mode (user/monitor).
Special requirements of a real time sy
The OS is a BIG program
OS St t
The operating system is a large program
composed of many modules.
Writing and updating an OS requires
careful software engineering techniques.
Errors in the OS can cause the whole
Techniques for solving diode circuits
Series, parallel, and series-parallel diode networks
Clipper and clamper
2nd Approximation or Constant
Voltage Drop Model
Bipolar Junction Transistors
Basic construction and operation
Characteristics of an npn or pnp transistor
Important parameters that define the
response of a transistor
Testing a transistor and identify the three