What is Batch Processing? - Definition & Examples


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In a batch processing model, the executing jobs that are processing on the computer are said to be running...

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1. Which of the following is a good example of batch processing?

2. Jobs that run in a batch processing environment...

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will assess your knowledge of batch processing. You'll be tested on things like the executing jobs processing on a computer and recognizing examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use the worksheet and quiz to:

  • Name jobs that run in a batch processing environment
  • Identify what FIFO stands for
  • Interpret the property that determines if a batch job is executed faster or slower than others

Skills Practiced

The following study skills will be practiced:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on batch processing
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding examples of batch processing and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding jobs that run in a batch processing environment

Additional Learning

Understand more about batch processing with the lesson entitled What is Batch Processing? - Definition & Examples. The lesson covers the following:

  • Analyze the batch processing model
  • Identify different tasks
  • Define system operator