Computer Questions for IBPS and other Bank Exams


Q1. Which among the following is also known as Number cruncher?
(a) Mini computer 
(b) Super computer 
(c) Micro computer 
(d) Mainframe computer 
(e) None of these 

Q2. ________ is usually recorded and played, displayed, or accessed by information content processing devices, such as computerized and electronic devices, but can also be part of a live performance. 
(a) Virus  
(b) BIOS software 
(c) Multimedia 
(d) C++
(e) None of these 

Q3. Which among the following is a symbol on the screen that represents a disk, document or program that you can select? 
(a) Keys 
(b) Caps 
(c) Icon 
(d) Monitor 
(e) None of these 

Q4. What does a Bug mean?  
(a) Logical error in a program 
(b) Syntax error in a program 
(c) Run time error 
(d) Both (a) and (b)
(e) None of the above 

Q5.  The number of function keys in a keyboard is  
(a) 14
(b) 13
(c) 12
(d) 15
(e) 16

Q6. What is Direct X?   
(a) Operating system 
(b) Software that drives graphics hardware 
(c) Web browser 
(d) Word processing software 
(e) None of these 

Q7. The barcode which is used on all types of items, is read by a scanning device directly into the computer. What is the name of this scanning device?  
(a) Laser scanner 
(b) Wand 
(c) OCR
(d) MICR
(e) Dot Matrix

Q8. A key that will erase information from the computer’s memory and characters on the screen. 
(a) Edit 
(b) Delete key 
(c) Dummy out 
(d) Trust key 
(e) None of these 

Q9. Hybrid computer used the combined feature of _________ and _________ machine. 
(a) analogue, digital
(b) super, sub
(c) client, server
(d) warehouse, mining
(e) RAM, ROM

Q10. Which program, installed on the user’s computer help him to communicate or send request on the network? 
(a) Paint
(b) File Manager
(c) Browser
(d) Word
(e) None of the above 

Q11. Which of the following is software? 
(a) Motherboard 
(b) CPU
(c) Microsoft Windows   
(d) RAM 
(e) All of these   

Q12. PC in computers stands for:
(a) Personnel Computer  
(b) Personalised Computer 
(c) Personal Computer 
(d) Personnel Computing 
(e) Personalised Computing 

Q13. Software for particularly organizing, storage, updating and retrieving information is a(n)—
(a) Data warehouse
(b) Database management system
(c) Data mining
(d) Operating system
(e) None of the above

Q14. Which bar is usually located below the Title Bar that provides categorised options?
(a) Menu Bar 
(c) Toolbar
(b) Status bar 
(d) Scroll Bar
(e) None of the above

Q15.  Which among the following term is used for: Unauthorised copying of software to be used for personal gain instead of personal backups? 
(a) program thievery
(b) data snatching
(c) software piracy
(d) program looting
(e) data looting