UGC-NET | UGC-NET CS 2017 Dec 2 | Question 39

Which module gives control of the CPU to the process selected by the short – term schedular ?

(A) Dispatcher
(B) Interrupt
(C) Schedular
(D) Threading


Answer: (A)

Explanation: There are three type of scheduler:

  1. Short-term scheduler
  2. Mid-term scheduler
  3. Long-term scheduler

Dispatcher is responsible for handovering the control of CPU to the newly selected process by the Short-term scheduler.
Refer: Process Scheduler
So, option (A) is correct.


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