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Microsoft Powerpoint is an example of ____________.
1. Operating System
2. Display Device
3. Application Software
4. System Software

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Application Software

The correct answer is Application Software.

  • Microsoft PowerPoint is a type of Application Software.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint is a presentation program, created by Robert Gaskins and Dennis Austin.
  • It was released on April 20, 1987.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint is a powerful presentation software developed by Microsoft.
  • It is a standard component of the company's Microsoft Office suite software and is bundled together with Word, Excel, and other office productivity tools.
  • The program uses slides to convey information rich in multimedia.

  • Application software is a program or group of programs designed for end-users.
  • Applications may be bundled with the computer and its system software or published separately and may be coded as proprietary, open-source, or projects.
  • Apps built for mobile platforms are also types of Applications Software.
  • Applications software is capable of dealing with user inputs and helps the user to complete the task.
  • It is also called end-user programs or only an app.
  • It is programmed for simple as well as complex tasks, it either be installed or access online.
  • It can be a single program or a group of small programs which are referred to as an application suite.
  • Examples of an application include a word processor, a spreadsheet, an accounting application, a web browser, an email client, a media player, a file viewer, simulators, a console game, or a photo editor.

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