Here, quiz 2 on Computer software will be throwing more light into a better understanding of what software is, and its types, as well as functions as far as the whole computer system, is concerned. There are software developers who develop a lot of software for use by us in our machines and without some of this software, our laptops and computers won’t function well. This quiz will be testing your knowledge on how well you know the computer software system and the types of systems which are there.
There are 4 main types of computer software: application software, System software, Programming Software, and Driver software. Each of these softwares has particular purposes and performs particular tasks in the computer system. For example, application software deals with applications or apps in short, and system software controls the computer's internal function.
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What is the difference between mnemonic codes and machine codes?
The software used to drive microprocessor-based systems is called: firmware
Types of software programs are
Set of programs which consist of full set of documentations is termed as
Specialized program that allows the user to utilize in specific application is classified as
Program which is used to control the system performance is classified as
Examples of system programs includes
Program which is readily available for computer users as a part of software package is classified as
Process to exit from computer by giving correct instructions such as 'EXIT' is classified as
Set of software authorized to a specific users is considered as
Function of running and loading programs by use of peripherals is function of
If the program can cope the data errors, such program can be termed as
Commercial organization specializing in the preparation and design of the software packages is classified as
Programs are fully tested and documented properly before including it into
Program which is used to produce pictures, text and to organize it in newspaper is classified as