Computer Quiz for IBPS Exam


Q1. Which among the following term refers to a central computer
that holds collections of data and programs for many PCs, workstations and
other computers?
(a) Supercomputer
(b) Minicomputer
(c) Laptop
(d) Server
(e) Mainframe 

Q2. Keyboards, scanners, and microphones are examples of
__________.
(a) software programs
(b) input devices
(c) output devices
(d) utilities
(e) None of these
Q3. Which among the following operation relates to a set of
computers connected to a LAN?
(a) They can process faster
(b) Main purpose is to go on line
(c) They can now share information and/or share peripheral
equipment
(d) Sole purpose of sending/receiving E-mail
(e) They can only manage ROM
Q4. Which among the following term is related to the
collection of links throughout the Internet that creates an interconnected
network?
(a) WWW
(b) Web
(c) World Wide Web
(d) All of the above options
(e) Wide Area Web
Q5. In latest generation computers, the instructions are
executed:
(a) Parallel only
(b) Sequentially only
(c) Both sequentially and parallel
(d) Partially
(e) All of the above
Q6. The ability of a system to support more than one
processor can be termed as _________.
(a) sequential access
(b) reduced instruction set computing
(c) multiprocessing
(d) disk mirroring
(e) None of these
Q7. What is included in an e-mail address?
(a) Domain name followed by user’s name
(b) User’s name followed by domain name
(c) User’s name followed by postal address
(d) User’s name followed by street address
(e) None of these
Q8. Which of the following communications modes support
two-way traffic but in only one direction of a time?
(a) simplex
(b) half-duplex
(c) three-quarters duplex
(d) All of the above
(e) None of these
Q9. Where are the files deleted from the hard disk sent to?
(a) recycle bin
(b) floppy disk
(c) clipboard
(d) motherboard
(e) None of these
Q10. Which number system is used by computers to store data
and perform calculations?
(a) binary
(b) octal
(c) decimal
(d) hexadecimal
(e) None of these
Q11. A collection of unprocessed items is ________.
(a) information
(b) data
(c) memory
(d) reports
(e) None of these
Q12. Which of the following is a term for the process of
trading goods over the Internet?
(a) e-selling-n-buying
(b) e-trading
(c) e-finance
(d) e-salesmanship
(e) e-commerce
Q13. An example of a telecommunications device is a
________.
(a) keyboard
(b) mouse
(c) printer
(d) modem
(e) None of these
Q14. An application where only one user accesses the
database at a given time is an example of a(n) ________ .
(a) single-user database application
(b) multiuser database application
(c) e-commerce database application
(d) data mining database application
(e) None of these
Q15. A nibble is equal to _____________ bits.
(a) 16
(b) 32
(c) 4
(d) 8
(e) 18