Operating System Questions And Answers - Computer Science MCQ - Page 5

(Showing: 41 - 50 out of 94 MCQs) Operating System is the main function-able part of our computer system. The operating system multiple choice questions and answers are discussed as below along with their explanations as necessary.
41. Which of the following commands is given to reboot the Computer?
[A] Ctrl + Alt + Del
[B] Ctrl + Alt + TAB
[C] Ctrl + Shift + Del
[D] Ctrl + Alt + Shift
42. It is not possible to have a deadlock involving only a single process. Why?
[A] This follows directly from the hold-and-wait condition
[B] This holds mutual exclusion, hold-and-wait and non-preemption
[C] Because single process not always in safe state
[D] None
43. Dead-lock in an Operating System is
[A] Definite waiting process
[B] Desirable process
[C] Undesirable process
44. Which of the following approaches do not require knowledge of the system state?
[A] Deadlock detection
[B] Deadlock dAvoidence
[C] Deadlock Prevension
[D] None
45. The simplest way to break a deadlock is to
[A] Kill one of the processes
[B] Roll back
[C] Preempt a resource
[D] Lock one of the processes
46. Which of the following scheduling policy is well suited for time shared operating system?
[A] Shortest job first
[B] Round robin
[C] First com first serve
[D] Elevator
47. The maximum amount of information that is available in one portion of the disk access arm for a removal disk pack (without further movement of the arm with multiple heads)
[A] A cylinder of data
[B] A track of data
[C] A block of data
[D] A plate of Data
48. Memory management is
[A] Not used in modern operating system
[B] Critical for even the simplest operating systems
[C] Not used on multiprogramming systems
[D] Replaced with virtual memory on current systems
49. A major security problem for operating system is
[A] Authentication problem
[B] Physical problem
[C] Human problem
[D] None
50. To protect system,there are how many security levels?
[A] 1
[B] 2
[C] 3
[D] 4
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Pankaj Pawar 5 years ago Reply

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vijay kumar 5 years ago Reply

6. In the blocked state ?
[A] the processes waiting for I/O are found
[B] the process which is running is found
[C] the processes waiting for the processor are found
[D] none of the above
Answer: A. the processes waiting for I/O are found
ans is incorrect
In some website ans C is OK

Anirudh Chauhan 4 years ago

in blocked state processes keep waiting either for resources or for I/O . So option A is correct.