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Core-Java - What is the difference between multitasking and multithreading?




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asked marvit September 18, 2014 01:39 AM  

What is the difference between multitasking and multithreading?


           

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answered By Madhumathi   0  

Multitasking is running multiple "heavyweight" processes (tasks) by a single OS.

Multithreading is running multiple "lightweight" processes (threads of execution) in a single process / task / program.

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