Operating System Questions & Answers – Distributed Operating System – Types & Resource Sharing

This set of 1000+ Operating System MCQs focuses on “Distributed Operating System – Types & Resource Sharing”

1) What is not true about distributed system ?
a) It is a collection of processor
b) All processors are synchronized
c) They do not share memory
d) None of these
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Answer : b
Explanation: None.

2) What are characteristics of processor in distributed system ?
a) They vary in size and function
b) They are same in size and function
c) They are manufactured with single purpose
d) They are real-time devices
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Answer : a
Explanation: None.

3) What are characteristics of distributed file system ? (Choose two)
a) Its users,servers and storage devices are dispersed
b) Service activity is carried out across the network
c) They have single centralized data repository
d) There are multiple dependent storage devices
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Answer : a & b
Explanation: None.

4) What is not a major reason for building distributed systems ?
a) Resource sharing
b) Computation speedup
c) Reliability
d) Simplicity
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Answer : d
Explanation: None.

5) What are two types of distributed operating system ? (Choose two)
a) Network Operating system
b) Zone based Operating system
c) Level based Operating system
d) Distributed Operating system
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Answer : a & d
Explanation: None.

6) What are characteristic of Network Operating Systems ? (Choose two)
a) Users are aware of multiplicity of machines
b) They are transparent
c) They are simple to use
d) They are not transparent
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Answer : a & d
Explanation: None.

7) How are access to resources of various machines is done ? (Choose two)
a) Remote logging using ssh or telnet
b) Remote Desktop
c) FTP is not used
d) Zone are configured for automatic access
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Answer : a & b
Explanation: None.

8) What are characteristics of Distributed Operating system ? (Choose two)
a) Users are not aware of multiplicity of machines
b) Access is done like local resources
c) Users are aware of multiplicity of machines
d) They have multiple zones to access files
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Answer : a & b
Explanation: None.

9) What are characteristics of data migration ?
a) transfer data by entire file or immediate portion required
b) transfer the computation rather than the data
c) execute an entire process or parts of it at different sites
d) None of these
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Answer : a
Explanation: None.

10) What are characteristics of computation migration ?
a) transfer data by entire file or immediate portion required
b) transfer the computation rather than the data
c) execute an entire process or parts of it at different sites
d) None of these
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Answer : b
Explanation: None.

11) What are characteristics of process migration ?
a) transfer data by entire file or immediate portion required
b) transfer the computation rather than the data
c) execute an entire process or parts of it at different sites
d) None of these
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Answer : c
Explanation: None.

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Manish Bhojasia, a technology veteran with 17+ years @ Cisco & Wipro, is Founder and CTO at Sanfoundry. He is Linux Kernel Developer and SAN Architect and is passionate about competency developments in these areas. He lives in Bangalore and delivers focused training sessions to IT professionals in Linux Kernel, Linux Debugging, Linux Device Drivers, Linux Networking, Linux Storage & Cluster Administration, Advanced C Programming, SAN Storage Technologies, SCSI Internals and Storage Protocols such as iSCSI & Fiber Channel. Stay connected with him below.


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Manish Bhojasia, a technology veteran with 17+ years @ Cisco & Wipro, is Founder and CTO at Sanfoundry. He is Linux Kernel Developer and SAN Architect and is passionate about competency developments in these areas. He lives in Bangalore and delivers focused training sessions to IT professionals in Linux Kernel, Linux Debugging, Linux Device Drivers, Linux Networking, Linux Storage & Cluster Administration, Advanced C Programming, SAN Storage Technologies, SCSI Internals and Storage Protocols such as iSCSI & Fiber Channel. Stay connected with him below.







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