Computer Quiz

1. What is a major feature of the World Wide  Web (www) that makes it simple to learn and use?
(1) Data base interface
(2) Graphical text interface
(3) Graphical user interface
(4) Point-to-point protocol
(5) None of the above

2. The device that reconciles the differences between computers and phones is the
(1) LAN
(2) wand reader
(3) TCP/IP
(4) scanner
(5) modem

3. An area of the microprocessor chip used to temporarily store, instruc¬tions and data that the processor is likely to use frequently is termed a(n)
(1) ALU
(2) bus
(3) cache
(4) CPU
(5) flash

4. A Bar Code Reader is an example of a(n) –
(1) processing device
(2) storage device
(3) input device
(4) output device
(5) printer

5. Computer users who are not computer professionals are sometimes called
(1) peripheral users
(2) programmers
(3) librarians
(4) information officers
(5) end-users

6. Desktop are also known as
(1) supercomputers
(2) servers
(3) main frames
(4) personal computers
(5) micro computers

7.______is an example of standard file format for text files.
(1) JPEG (.jpg)
(2) Bitmap (.bmp)
(3) Word (.doc)
(4) Text (.txt)
(5) .xls

8. Which is the high speed memory that adjusts with speed gap between processor and main memory?
(1) Cache
(2) PROM
(3) EPROM
(4) SRAM
(5) None of these

9. Which part of the CPU coordinates the activities of other components of a computer?
(1) Mother board
(2) Coordination board
(3) Control unit
(4) Arithmetic logic unit
(5) Memory

10. If your computer keeps rebooting itself, then it is likely that
(1) it has a virus
(2) it does not have enough memory
(3) there is no printer
(4) there has been a power surge
(5) it needs a CD-ROM

11. Which of the following words in only a collection of networks which can be attached altogether?
(1) Virtual private network
(2) LAN
(3) Internet
(4) Extranet
(5) None of these

12. Which of the following statements is true about RAM?
(1) When PC is turn-off then it retains data.
(2) This is a kind of read and write memory.
(3) It includes start-up instructions.
(4) It is a peripheral.
(5) It mean read access memory.

13. Translator, _____used to translate assembly language, is
(1) compiler
(2) interpreter
(3) translation
(4) translator
(5) assembler

14. A program for viewing webpages is called
(1) word processor
(2) spreadsheet
(3) protocol
(4) a browser
(5) database