Chapter 6: Operating system

Operating System Short Questions Answers 1. Explain the terms hardware interrupts and software interrupts. An interrupt is a signal generated by hardware or software components when they require time of CPU. Interrupts are usually given high priority by OS. When an interrupts occurs, processing task of CPU is stopped, interrupting task is executed after which […]

Chapter 5: Computer System

Chapter 5: Computer System | NEB Notes Short Answer Questions 1. What do you understand by storage media? Why CDROM are more reliable than the floppy diskettes? Storage media is the secondary memory of the computer. It is used for storing large amount of data for longer period of time. It is also used for […]