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System calls are usually invoked by using

  1. a software interrupt
  2. polling

  3. an indirect jump

  4. a privileged instruction

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Software interrupt is the answer.

Privileged instruction cannot be the answer as system call is done from user mode and privileged instruction cannot be done from user mode.
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what about polling and indirect jump?
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