- Chapter 1: Introduction
- Chapter 10: Mass -Storage Structure
- Chapter 11: File -System Interface
- Chapter 12: File -System Implementation
- Chapter 13: I/O Systems
- Chapter 14: Protection
- Chapter 15: Security
- Chapter 16: Virtual Machines
- Chapter 17: Distributed Systems
- Chapter 18: The Linux System
- Chapter 19: Windows 7
- Chapter 2: Operating - CHAPTER System Structures
- Chapter 20: Influential Operating Systems
- Chapter 3: Processes
- Chapter 4: Threads
- Chapter 5: Process Synchronization
- Chapter 6: CPU Scheduling
- Chapter 7: Deadlocks
- Chapter 8: Main Memory
- Chapter 9: Virtual Memory
Operating System Concepts 9th Edition - Solutions by Chapter
Full solutions for Operating System Concepts | 9th Edition
A recording barometer.
A linear zone along which continental lithosphere stretches and pulls apart. Its creation may mark the beginning of a new ocean basin.
The gently sloping surface at the base of the continental slope.
Located beneath the mantle, it is the innermost layer of Earth. The core is divided into an outer core and an inner core.
The sudden release of stored strain in rocks that results in movement along a fault.
The capacity to do work.
The time when the vertical rays of the Sun are striking the equator. The length of daylight and darkness is equal at all latitudes at equinox.
The remains or traces of organisms preserved from the geologic past.
Snow showers associated with a cP air mass to which moisture and heat are added from below as the air mass traverses a large and relatively warm lake (such as one of the Great Lakes), rendering the air mass humid and unstable.
Mercalli intensity scale
See Modified Mercalli intensity scale.
The boundary between the mesosphere and the thermosphere.
The region of the Sun that radiates energy to space. The visible surface of the Sun.
Positive feedback mechanism
A feedback mechanism that enhances or drives change.
A telescope that employs a lens to bend and concentrate the light from distant objects.
The abnormal rise of the sea along a shore as a result of strong winds.
A very large star of high luminosity.
A flat, benchlike structure produced by a stream, which was left elevated as the stream cut downward.
A warning issued for areas of about 65,000 square kilometers (25,000 square miles), indicating that conditions are such that tornadoes may develop; it is intended to alert people to the possibility of tornadoes.
The surface opening of a conduit or pipe.
The horizontal distance separating successive crests or troughs.