Lynn Reiswig

ITS 230

Chapter 9

Checkpoint

True/False:  1= F, 2= F, 3= T, 4= F, 5= T, 6= T, 7= T, 8= T, 9= T, 10= T, 11= F, 12= T

Multiple Choice:  1= a, 2= b, 3= d, 4= d, 5= c, 6= b, 7= a, 8= b

Matching:  1= e, 2= j, 3= a, 4= i, 5= b, 6= h, 7= d, 8= f, 9= c, 10= g

Consider This, answer 3 questions

#2.  The role of the operating system is to control or maintain the operations of the computer and its devices and coordinate all the activities among computer or mobile dive hardware.

#3.  Firmware consists of ROM chips or flash memory chips that store permanent instructions which is where the operating system would be stored.

#4.  Platform is sometime used to refer to the operating system that a computer uses because application are said to run “on top of” it, or because the platform supports the applications.