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An exception condition in a computer system caused by an event external to the CPU is known as ?

  • Halt
  • Process
  • Interrupt
  • None of above
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1. All the operations in a digital system are synchronized by a clock that is generated by ?

  • Clock
  • Clock generator
  • Pulse
  • Pulse generator

2. Why we need to have secondary storage ?

  • Store large volume of data that exceed the capacity of main memory
  • Perform arithmatic and logical operations
  • To give power to the system too
  • To help processor in processing

3. Arithmetic instruction are used to perform operation on ?

  • Non Numerical data
  • Numerical data
  • Both of above
  • None of above

4. What Mnemonic represents ?

  • Strings
  • Physical Address
  • Operation Address
  • Operation codes

5. In which condition only one process holds a resource at a given time ?

  • Circular queue
  • Hold and Wait
  • Mutual exclusion
  • Non preemption
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