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Which of the following is an application software?
1. MINIX
2. CAD
3. DOS
4. UBUNTU

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : CAD

The correct answer is CAD.

  • Among the options, only CAD is an application software.

 

  • An application software is a computer program designed to carry out a specific task.
    • It provides an user-friendly interface to the user to operate the computer for an intended purpose.
    • It is also called end-user programs or only an app.
  • CAD is the acronym for Computer-aided design.
    • CAD is an application software.
    • Computer-aided design is a way to digitally create 2D drawings and 3D models of real-world products—before they’re ever manufactured.

 

  • Software is a set of instructions given to the computer to control and coordinate computer hardware.
    • The software cannot be sensed by touch.
    • It directs all the peripheral devices on a computer system on what to do and how to perform work.

  • Important examples of Application Software are:
    • Word processing software.
    • Spreadsheets Software.
    • Presentation.
    • Graphics.
    • CAD/CAM.
    • Sending email.
  • DOS, UBUNTU. MINIX are the examples of system software.

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