Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer - Set 8

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Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer

1. COBOL is widely used in _____ application.
(a) Commercial 
(b) Scientific
(c) Space 
(d) Mathematical
(e) None of these

2. ______ is a layer of computer system between the hardware and the user program.
(a) Operating Environment
(b) System Environment
(c) Application Software
(d) Operating System
(e) None of these

3. In windows ME, What does M stand for ?
(a) Millennium 
(b) Micro Expert
(c) Macro Expert 
(d) Multi Expert
(e) None of these

4. The first Operating System that allows multi tasking with graphical user interface ______.
(a) Windows NT 3.1 
(b) Windows 3.11
(c) Windows 1.01 
(d) Windows 3.0
(e) None of these

5. _______ contains volatile chips that temporarily store data or instructions.
(a) CPU 
(b) ROM
(c) RAM 
(d) RMA
(e) None of these

6. A device that connects to a network without the use of cable is said to be
(a) distributed 
(b) non–wired
(c) centralized 
(d) open source
(e) wireless

7. A program designed to destroy data on your computer which can travel to "infect" other computers is called a
(a) disease 
(b) torpedo
(c) hurricane 
(d) virus
(e) infector

8. What happens when you boot up a PC?
(a) Portions of the operating system are copied from memory onto disk.
(b) Portions of the operating system are compiled.
(c) Portions of the operating system are copied from disk into memory.
(d) Portions of the operating system are emulated.
(e) The PC gets switched off.

9. What is an e–mail attachment?
(a) A receipt sent by the recipient.
(b) A separate document from another program sent along with an e–mail.
(c) A malicious parasite that feeds on your messages and destroys and contents.
(d) A list of CC or BCC recipients.
(e) A friend to whom e–mail is sent regularly.

10. C, BASIC, COBAL, and Java are examples of ____ languages.
(a) Low level
(b) Computer
(c) high level
(d) System programming
(e) None of these

Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer

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11. Which key is used in combination with another key to perform a special task?
(a) Function 
(b) Control
(c) Arrow 
(d) Space bar
(e) None of these

12. Which of the following is/are interpreted Language?
(a) C 
(b) Java
(c) Visual Basic 
(d) Both b & c
(e) None of these

13. _____ is an example of input device.
(a) Keyboard 
(b) Monitor
(c) Mouse 
(d) Both 1 & 3
(e) None of these

14. Units which are the last receiver or generate data are called ___.
(a) Data center equipment
(b) Data Receiving equipment
(c) Data terminal equipment
(d) Domain name server
(e) None of these

15. A normal compiler takes source code as input and produces this as output.
(a) Assembly code 
(b) Machine code
(c) Object code 
(d) All of these
(e) None of these

16. A computer cannot "boot" if it does not have the ____.
(a) Complier 
(b) Loader
(c) Operating System 
(d) Assembler
(e) None of these

17. Linux is an example of _______.
(a) Free ware
(b) Open Source Software
(c) Share ware
(d) Complimentary
(e) None of these

18. ____ cells involves creating a single cell by combining two or more selected cells.
(a) formatting 
(b) Merging
(c) Embedding 
(d) Splitting
(e) None of these

19. Compiling creates a(n)
(a) error–free program
(b) program specification
(c) subroutine
(d) algorithm
(e) executable program

20. You organise files by storing them in
(a) archives 
(b) lists
(c) indexes 
(d) folders
(e) None of these