Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer - Set 7

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Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer

1. Which number system is usually followed in a typical 32–bit computer?
(a) binary 
(b) decimal
(c) hexadecimal 
(d) octal
(e) None of these

2. What is the term used for a half byte ?
(a) bit 
(b) nibble
(c) bug 
(d) word
(e) None of these

3. The word computer usually refers to the Central Processor Unit plus:

(a) External memory 
(b) Internal memory
(c) Input devices 
(d) Output devices
(e) None of these

4. Of the four words listed below, which one does not belong ?
(a) Applications 
(b) Peripherals
(c) Programs 
(d) Software
(e) None of these

5. The ability of an OS to run more than one application at a time is called.

(a) Multitasking
(b) Object Oriented Programming
(c) Multi–use Computing
(d) Time sharing
(e) None of these

6. You can use the _____ bar to type URL and display a Web page or type a keyword to display a list of related Web pages.
(a) Menu 
(b) Title
(c) Search 
(d) Web
(e) Address

7. Which part interprets program instructions and initiate control operations?
(a) Input 
(b) Storage unit
(c) Logic unit 
(d) Control unit
(e) None of the above

8. What is the name of the screen symbol that shows the placement of the next character?
(a) Mouse 
(b) Cursor
(c) Track ball 
(d) Graphic tablet
(e) None of these

9. The components that process data are located in the–
(a) input devices
(b) Output devices
(c) System unit
(d) Storage component
(e) None of these

10. Which of the following is related with persons associated with computing process?

(a) Hardware
(b) Software
(c) Firmware 
(d) Humanware
(e) None of these

11. The ______ digits are 0 to 9 and A to F
(a) Decimal 
(b) Hexadecimal
(c) Binomial 
(d) Trinomial
(e) None of these

12. Which of the following is hardware and not a software ?
(a) Excel 
(b) Printer driver
(c) Operating system 
(d) System board
(e) None of these

13. In which chart, only one data series can be plotted ?

(a) Pie
(b) Line
(c) Stacked bar
(d) embedded
(e) None of these

14. Material consisting of text and numbers is best presented as _____.
(a) a table slide 
(b) a bullet slide
(c) a title slide 
(d) a structure slide
(e) None of these

Basic Computer Quiz Questions With Answer

15. A device that reads the information contained on a disk and transfers it to the computer's memory ________.

(a) Monitor
(b) Screen
(c) Keyboard
(d) Disk drive
(e) None of these

16. The other name of mother board is _____.
(a) Mouse 
(b) Computer board
(c) Central board 
(d) System board
(e) None of these

17. What term is used to describe using the mouse to move an item on the screen to a new location ?
(a) Click 
(b) Double–click
(c) Drag and drop 
(d) Point
(e) None of these

18. A disk's content that is recorded at the time of manufacture and that cannot be changed or erased by the user is ______.
(a) Memory Only 
(b) Write Only
(c) Run Only 
(d) Read Only
(e) None of these

19. Computers Work in
(a) Machine linguistics
(b) Binary language
(c) HTML Code