37. In a time-sharing operating system, when the time slot given to a process is completed, the process goes from the running state to the __

a) Blocked state
b) Ready state
c) Suspended state
d) Terminated state

Answer: b
Explanation: In a time-sharing operating system, when the time slot given to a process is completed, the process goes from the running state to the Ready State. In a time-sharing operating system unit time is defined for sharing CPU, it is called a time quantum or time slice. If a process takes less than 1 time quantum, then the process itself releases the CPU.

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