Difference Between Program and Process





Parameter Program Process
Consists of 1. Instructions in any programming language.1. Instructions in machine code.
Object2. Static Object2. Dynamic Object
Reside in 3. Secondary Storage Device3. Main memory
Span of time4. Unlimited4. Limited
Entity5. Passive5. Active

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