Monday, 2 May 2016

Computer Awareness Quiz

1. The primary purpose of a computer is to process _______ and convert it into information.
(1) electricity
(2) data
(3) raw material
(4) a bit
(5) None of these

2. A program for viewing webpages is called:
1) Word Processor
2) Spread sheet
3) Protocol
4) Browser
5) Database

3. _______software allows the user to speak into the computer rather than type in text.
(1) Speech recognition
(2) CHAT
(3) Message
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

4. '©' symbol in computers refers to:
1) Copy
2) Circled 'C'
3) Copyright
4) Italicized C
5) None of these

5. Who designed the first electronic computer - ENIAC ?
1) Van Neuman
2) Joseph M Jacquard
3) J presper Eckert
4) Both 1 and 2
5) None of these

6. The ALU of a computer usually contains a number of high speed storage elements called ______.
1) Semiconductor memory
2) Registers
3) Hard disk
4) Magnetic Disk
5) None of these

7. What type of software creates a smaller file that is faster to transfer over the Internet?
(1) MPEG
(2) Unzipped
(3) Fragmentation
(4) Compression
(5) None of these

8. FOXPRO is a _______.
(1) RDMBS
(2) DBMS
(3) Language
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

9. The word 'FTP' stands for________.
(1) File Translate Protocol
(2) File Transit Protocol
(3) File Typing Protocol
(4) File Transfer Protocol
(5) None of these

10. What is a serial port that adds a direct connection to a network?
(1) FireWire
(2) NIC
(3) USB
(4) Internal modem
(5) None of these

Answers:
1: 2
2: 4
3: 1
4: 3
5: 3
6: 2
7: 4
8: 3
9: 4
10:2

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