The Operating System

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What the Scheduler?
A part of the operating system that manages how and when a program runs
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What part of the operating system allocates RAM for programs and data?
Memory Management
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When booting a computer, what is the first Program to load?
BIOS
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What does the kernel do?
6 different main jobs that are to complex to fit in this quiz
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Can device drivers be used universally?
No
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Which user interface uses voice to navigate?
NLI
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Virtual machines are:
Useful for running older applications but run less effectively on different hardware
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What are the most common system utilities?
All Three
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What is the most used operating system (June 2017)
Android
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What is the layer called between the user and operating system?
Application Layer
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What part of the operating system allocates RAM for programs and data?

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Memory Management

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When booting a computer, what is the first Program to load?

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What does the kernel do?

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Can device drivers be used universally?

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