System Programming Basics Mcqs

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Daisy chain is a device for ?

Interconnecting a number of devices to number of controllers

Connecting a number of devices to a controller

Connecting a number of controller to devices

All of above

What is bootstraping?

A language interpreting other language program

A language compiling other language program

A language compile itself

All of above

Which of the following can be used as a criterion for classification of data structures used in language processing.

Nature of  a data structure

Purpose of a data structure

Lifetime of a data structure

All of the above

A UNIX device driver is

Structured into two halves called top half and bottom half

Three equal partitions


None of the above


Is an device that performs a sequence of operations specified by instructions in memory

Is the device where information is stored

Is a sequence of instructions

Is a computational unit to perform specific functions

In which addressing mode the effective address of the operand is generated by adding a constant value to the context of register

Absolute mode

Immediate mode

Indirect mode

Index mode

A garbage is

Un-allocated storage

Allocated storage with all across path to it destroyed

Allocated storage

Uninitialized storage

A development stategy whereby the executive control modules of a system are coded and tested first, is known as

Bottom-up development

Top-down development

Left-Right development

All of the above

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