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The Computer Knowledge or the Computer Awareness section is an important part of many major competitive

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  1. 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
    a) distributed
    b) non-wired
    c) centralized
    d) open source
    e) wireless
    e) None of these
  2. A program designed to destroy data on
    your computer which can travel to “infect”
    other computers is called a
    a) disease
    b) torpedo c Virus
  3. You can use the __ bar to
    type URL and display a Web page, or type
    a keyword to display a list of related Web
    c) hurricane
    pages.
    d) virus
    a) Menu
    b) Title
    e) infector
    c) Search
    d) Web
    e) Address
  4. What happens when you boot up a PC?
    a) Portions of the operating system are
    copied from disk into memory.
    b) Portions of the operating system are copied
    from memory onto disk.
  5. Which part interprets program
    instructions and initiate control
    operations?
    c) Portions of the operating system are
    compiled.
    a) Input
    b) Storage unit
    d) Portions of the operating system are
    emulated.
    c) Logic unit
    e) The PC gets switched off.
    d) Control unit
    e) None of the above
  6. What is an e-mail attachment?
    a) A receipt sent by the recipient.
  7. The components that process data are
    located in the-
    a) input devices
    b) Output devices
    c) System unit
    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.
    d) Storage component
    e) None of these
    e) A friend to whom e-mail is sent regularly.
  8. You organise files by storing them in
    a) archives
    b) lists
    c) indexes
    d) folders
    e) None of these
  9. _ cells involves creating a
    single cells by combining two or more
    selected cells.
    a) formatting
    b) Merging
    c) Embedding
    d) Splitting
    e) None of these
  10. What type of computers are client
    computers (most of the time) in a client-
    server system?
  11. Compiling creates a(n)
    a) error-free program
    b) program specification
    c) subroutine
    a) Mainframe
    b) Mini-computer
    c) Microcomputer
    d) PDA
    d) algorithm
    e) None of these
    e) executable program
  12. Removing and replacing devices
    without turning off your computer is
    referred to as
  13. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cable is said to be
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  1. A device for changing the connection on a
    connector to a different configuration is
    _.
    (a) A converter
    (b) A component
  2. To protect yourself from computer
    hacker intrusions you should install a
    (c) An attachment
    (d) An adapter
    a) firewall
    b) mailer
    (e) None of these
    c) macro
    d) script
    e) None of these
  3. CD and DVD drives are examples of
    ___.
    (a) Coding media
    (b) Printers
  4. To view information on the Web you
    must have a _.
    a) cable modem
    (c) Zip drives
    (d) Storage devices
    (e) None of these
    b) Web browser
    c) domain name server
    d) hypertext viewer
    e) None of these
  5. The part of a computer that co-ordinates all
    its functions is called its __.
    (a) Rom program
    (b) Control Unit
    (c) System board
    (d) Arithmetic logic unit
    (e) None of these
  6. The computers of second generation were
    characterized by the use of which of the
    following instead of vaccum tubes ?
    (a) Silicon chip
    (b) Transistors
    (c) Both 1 & 2
    (d) Integrated circuits
  7. Which of the following is not a
    telecommunication equipment ?
    (a) Modem
    (e) None of these
    (b) Fax Machine
    (c) Tele-printer
  8. The first transistorized computer was built
    at ____.
    (a) Babylonia
    (d) Hub
    (e) None of these
    (b) Bell labs
    (c) University of Manchester
    (d) Germany
  9. Computer networking devices are also
    called as _.
    (a) Inter working unit
    (b) System equipment
    (c) Projectors
    (e) None of these
  10. The computer’s capability of distinguishing
    spoken words is called __.
    (a) Voice analysis
    (d) Software
    (e) None of these
    (b) Voice recognition
    (c) Speech acknowlegement
    (d) Speech interpretation
    (e) None of these
  11. ASCII stands for __.
    (a) American special computer for
    Information Interaction
    (b) American standard computer for
    Information Interchange
    (c) American standard code for
    Information Interchange
    (d) American special code for Information
    Interaction
  12. To access a mainframe or super computer,
    users often use a.
    (a) Terminal
    (b) Node
    (c) Desktop
    (d) Hand held
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these

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  1. A program written in a high level language
    (d) Humanware
    is referred to as :
    (a) Source code
    (b) Object code
    (e) None of these
  2. Which of following is hardware and not a
    software ?
    (c) Machine code
    (d) Assembly code
    (e) None of these
    (a) Excel
    (b) Printer driver
    (c) Operating system
    (d) System board
    (e) None of these
  3. Computer language used on Internet is
    _.
    (a) Pascal
    (b) Java
  4. A device that connects multiple network
    (c) LOGO
    segments along the data link layer is called as
    (d) BASIC
    (e) None of these
    _.
    (a) Multiplexer
    (b) Modem
  5. Which of the following is not a
    programming language of a computer.
    (a) BASIC
    (c) Bridge
    (d) Hub
    (e) None of these
    (b) FORTRAN
    (c) LASER
    (d) PASAL
    (e) None of these
  6. A programmer that converts a high level
    language source file into a machine language
    file is called a _.
    (a) Translator
  7. Which of the following operating systems is
    (b) Assembler
    not owned and licensed by a company ?
    (c) Compiler
    (a) Linux
    (d) Linker
    (b) Mac
    (e) None of these
    (c) Unix
    (d) Windows 2000
    (e) None of these
  8. Most application software today come with
    an interface called ______.
    (a) Graphical User interface
    (b) Character user interface
    (c) Iron user interface
  9. The UNIX, which command is used to
    display the message or value of any variable on
    the screen.
    (a) Cat
    (d) Button user interface
    (e) None of these
    (b) Echo
    (c) Display
    (d) Char
  10. Which of the following was an early desktop
    operating systems that included an integrated
    (e) None of these
    graphic user interface point-and-click features ?
    (a) MS-DOS
    (b) Mac OS
    (c) UNIX
  11. The first electronic computer ENIAC was
    able to do how many multiplications per second
    ?
    (d) Gnome
    (a) 200
    (b) 400
    (c) 300
    (d) 500
    (e) None of these
  12. Microsoft Windows came to dominate the
    World’s personal Computer Market with
    _% market share.
    (a) 65%
  13. Which of the following is related with
    persons associated with computing process ?
    (a) Hardware
    (b) 82%
    (c) 91%
    (d) 90%
    (e) None of these
    (b) Software
    (c) Firmware

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(b) Torpedo

  1. What types of keys are ‘Ctrl’ and ‘Shift’ ?
    (c) Virus
    (a) adjustment
    (b) Function
    (d) Hurricane
    (e) None of these
    (c) modifier
    (d) Alphanumeric
    (e) None of these
  2. Which of the following is an example for
    first generation computers ?
    (a) IBM 1401
    (b) IBM 650
    (c) IBM 702
    (d) Both 2 & 3
  3. In which tool bar we will find short button
    for “Auto Sum” ?
    (a) Formatting Bar
    (b) Standard Bar
    (c) Clipboard Bar
    (d) Formula Bar
    (e) None o0f these
  4. Which of the following was the world’s first
    electronic programmable computing device ?
    (a) ENIAC
    (b) Model K
    (c) Colossus
    (d) Curta
  5. In order to move from one work sheet to
    another in excel work book, which of the
    following should be clicked ?
    (a) Active cell
    (e) None of these
  6. In a computer most processing takes place
    in __.
    (a) Memory
    (b) Scroll bar
    (c) Sheet tab
    (d) Tab buttom
    (e) None of these
    (b) CPU
    (c) RAM
    (d) Mother board
    (e) None of these
  7. In which chart, only one data series can be
    plotted ?
    (a) Pie
    (b) Line
    (c) Stacked bar
    (d) embedded
    (e) None of these
  8. What type of software is most useful for the
    creation of brouchers, posters and news letters
    ?
    (a) Spread sheet software
    (b) web authorising software
    (c) Multimedia authorising software
    (d) Desktop publishing software
    (e) None of these
  9. 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
  10. When the computer is switched on, the
    booting process performs the __.
    (a) Integrity Test
    (b) Power-on self Test
    (c) Correct functioning Test
    (d) Reliability Test
    (e) None of these
  11. Coded entries which are used to gain
    access to a computer system are called
    _.
    (a) Entry codes
    (b) Passwords
    (c) Code words
    (d) Security commands
    (e) None of these
  12. The box that contains the central electronic
    components of the computer is
    _.
    (a) Mother board
    (b) System Unit
    (c) Peripheral
    (d) Input device
    (e) None of these
  13. A program designed to destroy data on a
    computer which can travel to infect other
    computers is called a ____.
    (a) Disease

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  1. ___ is an example of input
    device.
    (a) Keyboard
    (e) None of these
  2. The first Operating System that allows
    multi tasking with graphical user interface
    __.
    (b) Monitor
    (c) Mouse
    (d) Both 1 & 3
    (e) None of these
    (a) Windows NT 3.1
    (b) Windows 3.11
    (c) Windows 1.01
  3. Which key is used in combination with
    another key to perform a special task ?
    (a) Function
    (d) Windows 3.0
    (e) None of these
    (b) Control
    (c) Arrow
  4. A chart placed in a work sheet is called
    __.
    (d) Space bar
    (e) None of these
    (a) formatting chart
    (b) embedded chart
    (c) aligning chart
  5. Units which are the last receiver or
    generate data are called _.
    (a) Data center equipment
    (d) hanging chart
    (e) None of these
  6. _ contains volatile chips that
    temporarily store data or instructions.
    (b) Data Receiving equipment
    (c) Data terminal equipment
    (d) Domain name server
    (a) CPU
    (b) ROM
    (c) RAM
    (e) None of these
  7. A normal compiler takes source code as
    input and produces this as output.
    (a) Assembly code
    (d) RMA
    (e) None of these
    (b) Machine code
    (c) Object code
    (d) All of these
    (e) None of these
  8. A device that reads the information
    contained on a disk and transfers it to the
    computer’s memory __.
    (a) Monitor
    (b) Screen
  9. COBOL is widely used in __
    application.
    (c) Keyboard
    (d) Disk drive
    (a) Commercial
    (b) Scientific
    (e) None of these
    (c) Space
    (d) Mathematical
    (e) None of these
  10. The other name of mother board is
    _.
    (a) Mouse
    (b) Computer board
    (c) Central board
    (d) System board
    (e) None of these
  11. __ is a layer of computer
    system between the hardware and the user
    program.
    (a) Operating Environment
    (b) System Environment
    (c) Application Software
  12. What term is used to describe using the
    mouse to move an item on the screen to a new
    (d) Operating System
    location ?
    (e) None of these
    (a) Click
    (b) Double-click
    (c) Drag and drop
    (d) Point
  13. In windows ME, What does M stand for ?
    (a) Millennium
    (b) Micro Expert
    (e) None of these
    (c) Macro Expert
    (d) Multi Expert
  14. A disk’s content that is recorded at the time

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of manufacture and that cannot be changed or
erased by the user is _.
(a) Memory Only

  1. In which chart, only one data series can be
    plotted ?
    (a) Pie
    (b) Write Only
    (b) Line
    (c) Run Only
    (c) Bar
    (d) Read Only
    (e) None of these
    (d) Column
    (e) None of these
  2. Computers Work in
    (a) Machine linguistics
    (b) Binary language
    (c) HTML Code
  3. In which table, we find the pivot table
    command ?
    (a) Tools
    (b) Data
    (d) Bit language
    (e) None of these
    (c) Insert
    (d) Format
    (e) None of these
  4. C, BASIC, COBAL, and Java are examples
    of ____ languages.
    (a) Low level
  5. In which option, we can show and print the
    Gridlines?
    (b) Computer
    (c) high level
    (a) Page setup
    (b) format
    (d) System programming
    (e) None of these
    (c) Auto format
    (d) Style
    (e) None of these
  6. Which of the following is/are interpreted
    Language?
  7. In a spread sheet, the point at which a
    (a) C
    column and a row interesect is called a
    (b) Java
    __.
    (a) container
    (b) box
    (c) Visual Basic
    (d) Both b & c
    (e) None of these
    (c) grid
    (d) cell
  8. A computer cannot “boot” if it does not
    have the __.
    (a) Complier
    (e) None of these
  9. The main purpose of the supercomputer is
    (a) High speed calculations
    (b) Weather forecasting
    (b) Loader
    (c) Operating System
    (d) Assembler
    (c) Data Retreieval operations
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  10. The Analytical Engine developed during
    First Generation of computers used
    _ as a memory unit.
    (a) RAM
  11. Linux is an example of __.
    (a) Free ware
    (b) Open Source Software
    (c) Share ware
    (d) Complimentary
    (b) Floppies
    (c) Punch Cards
    (d) Counter Wheels
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  12. Windows ME was designed for which
    purpose ?
  13. Manchester Mark I computer was based on
    __.
    (a) for home computer users
    (b) for business people
    (c) for desktop support
    (d) for system restore
    (e) None of these
    (a) stored program concept
    (b) processing concept
    (c) electronic change concept
    (d) All of the above

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(e) None of these
(d) Graphic tablet
(e) None of these

  1. What is the Gray Code for decimal 7 ?
    (a) 0100
    (b) 0101
  2. Of the four words listed below, which one
    does not belong ?
    (c) 0010
    (a) Applications
    (d) 111
    (b) Peripherals
    (e) None of these
    (c) Programs
    (d) Software
  3. An electrical pathway within a computer is
    (e) None of these
    called _.
    (a) circuit
  4. Coded entries which are used to gain
    access to a computer system are called
    _.
    (b) line
    (c) bus
    (d) track
    (a) Entry codes
    (e) None of these
    (b) Passwords
    (c) security commands
    (d) codewords
    (e) None of these
  5. Macromedia is a name of a company
    related with __.
    (a) Hardware
  6. __ is when the computer is
    turned on and the operating system is loading.
    (b) Software
    (c) Peripherals
    (a) Booting
    (b) Flashing
    (c) Tracking
    (d) Taping
    (d) Services
    (e) None of these
  7. Modern computers are very reliable but
    they are not:
    (a) Fast
    (e) None of these
  8. Which of the following is not a function of
    the control unit ?
    (b) Powerful
    (c) Infallible
    (d) Cheap
    (a) Read instructions
    (b) Execute instructions
    (c) Interpret instructions
    (d) Direct operations
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  9. Where does a computer add and compare
    data ?
    (a) Hard disk
    (b) Floppy disk
    (c) CPU chip
    (d) Memory chip
  10. Hardware devices that are not part of the
    main computer system and are often added
    later to the system are __.
    (a) clip art
    (e) None of these
    (b) highlight
    (c) execute
    (d) peripherals
    (e) None of these
  11. The word computer usually refers to the
    Central Processor Unit plus:
    (a) External memory
    (b) Internal memory
  12. Computers built in the First Generation of
    computers were-
    (c) Input devices
    (d) Output devices
    (e) None of these
    (a) Transistor
    (b) Electro-mechanical
    (c) Electrical
  13. What is the name of the screen symbol that
    shows the placement of the next character ?
    (d) All of the above
    (a) Mouse
    (b) Cursor
    (c) Track ball
  14. Which number system is usually followed in
    a typical 32-bit computer ?
    (a) binary

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(b) decimal
(c) hexadecimal
(d) octal
(e) None of these

  1. A computer cannot “boot” if it does not
    have the __.
    (a) Compiler
    (b) Loader
  2. The _ digits are 0 to 9 and A to F
    (a) Decimal
    (c) Operating System
    (d) assembler
    (b) Hexadecimal
    (e) None of these
    (c) Binomial
    (d) Trinomial
  3. A symbol on the screen that represents a
    (e) None of these
    disk, document or program that you can select
    __.
    (a) keys
  4. What is the term used for a half byte ?
    (a) bit
    (b) caps
    (b) nibble
    (c) bug
    (d) word
    (c) icon
    (d) monitor
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  5. Another word for the CPU is
    __.
    (a) microprocessor
    (b) execute
  6. X-MP is Models of :
    (a) Micro Computer
    (b) Mini Computer
    (c) Main Frame Computer
    (d) Super Computer
    (e) None of these
    (c) micro chip
    (d) decode
    (e) None of these
  7. Data processing computer built to
    conventional architecture is known as :
    (a) Super computer
  8. Which of the following is not an example of
    hardware ?
    (a) Mouse
    (b) Mainframe
    (b) Printer
    (c) Micro computer
    (d) Mini computer
    (c) Monitor
    (d) EXCEL
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  9. Computer peripherals do not include:
    (a) UPS
  10. Which part is the “brain” of computer ?
    (a) CPU
    (b) Speaker
    (c) Microphone
    (b) Monitor
    (c) RAM
    (d) Microwave
    (d) ROM
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  11. Each digit in Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) is
    known as _.
    (a) Bit
  12. A computer consists of :
    (a) A central processing unit
    (b) A memory
    (b) Byte
    (c) Nibble
    (d) All of the above
    (c) Input & output units
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  13. Different components on the motherboard
    of a PC processor unit are linked together by
    sets of parallel electrical conducting lines. What
    are these lines called ?
  14. A reusable CD is labelled as :
    (a) R
    (b) W
    (c) HD
    (d) RW
    (a) Conductors
    (b) Buses
    (e) None of these

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(c) Connectors
(d) All of the above
(e) None of these
__.
(a) RAM chip
(b) data input
(c) CPU

  1. In analog computer:
    (d) secondary storage
    (a) input is first converted to digital form
    (e) None of these
    (b) input is never converted to digital
    form
  2. A desktop computer is also known as a
    __.
    (a) Palm Pilot
    (c) output is displayed in digital form
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (b) PC
    (c) laptop
  3. The __ settings are automatic
    (d) mainframe
    and standard.
    (a) icon
    (e) None of these
    (b) default
    (c) CPU
    (d) peripheral
    (e) None of these
  4. A memory in CPU that holds program
    instructions, input data, intermediate results
    and the output information produced during
    processing is
    (a) Secondary memory
  5. Programs or a set of electronic instructions
    (b) Primary memory
    that tell a computer what to do _.
    (c) Tertiary memory
    (a) Menu
    (d) Auxiliary memory
    (b) Monitor
    (e) None of these
    (c) Hardware
    (d) Software
    (e) None of these
  6. Developing sets of instructions for the
    computer to follow and to do the task the same
    way as many times as needed is called
    _.
  7. The part if a computer that coordinates all
    its functions is called its __.
    (a) ROM program
    (a) listing
    (b) sequencing
    (b) system board
    (c) programming
    (c) arithmetic logic unit
    (d) control unit
    (d) directing
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  8. Where is the disk put in a computer
    (a) In the hard drive
    (b) In the disk drive
  9. The “desktop” of a computer refers to
    _.
    (a) the visible screen
    (c) Into the CPU
    (b) the area around the monitor
    (c) the top of the mouse pad
    (d) the inside of a folder
    (e) None of these
    (d) In the modem
    (e) None of these
  10. A computer’s hard disk is _.
    (a) an arithmetic and logical unit
    (b) computer system
  11. To access a mainframe or supercomputer,
    users often use a _.
    (a) terminal
    (c) operating system
    (d) computer hardware
    (e) None of these
    (b) node
    (c) desktop
    (d) handheld
    (e) None of these
  12. Every component of your computer is
    either
    (a) software of CPU/RAM
  13. The hardware device commonly referred to
    as the “brain” of the computer is the
    (b) hardware or software
    (c) application software or system software

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(d) input devices or output devices
(e) None of these
computer
(d) both B and C
(e) None of these

  1. The floppy drive have
    (a) Magnetic coating
    (b) Silver coating
  2. Everything that computer does is
    controlled by its:
    (a) RAM
    (c) Gold coating
    (d) Lead coating
    (b) ROM
    (c) CPU
    (d) Storage devices
    (e) None of these
  3. The number system which is not a
    positional notation system is __.
    (a) Octal
    (b) Roman
    (c) Decimal
    (d) Binary
  4. A computer program consists of:
    (a) System flowchart
    (b) Program
    (c) Algorithms written in computer’s
    language
    (e) None of these
  5. One of the thing that separates a
    “Terminal” from a “PC” is that the terminal does
    not have a what ?
    (d) Discrete logical steps
    (e) None of these
    (a) Keyboard
    (b) Monitor
    (c) Power cord
    (d) CPU
  6. A computer is a box full of electronic:
    (a) Switching devices
    (b) Chips
    (c) Circuits
    (d) Registers
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  7. The Central Processing Unit (CPU)
    constitutes __.
    (a) Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU) only
    (b) Control Unit (CU) only
  8. All deleted files go to __.
    (a) My Computer
    (b) Desktop
    (c) Recycle Bin
    (d) My Documents
    (e) None of these
    (c) Both ALU & CU
    (d) Operational registers, ALU and CU
    (e) None of these
  9. Which computer system is mainly used in
    weather forecasting and Disaster control ?
    (a) Super computer
  10. A screen list of options in a program that
    tells you what is in that program
    __.
    (a) screen
    (b) Mainframe computer
    (c) Micro computer
    (d) Personal computer
    (e) None of these
    (b) icon
    (c) menu
    (d) backup
    (e) None of these
  11. Which out of the following is the least
    expensive computer ?
  12. __ is data that has been
    organized or presented in a meaingful fashion.
    (a) A process
    (a) Home computer
    (b) Laptop microcomputer
    (c) Personal computer
    (d) Desktop computer
    (e) None of these
    (b) Storage
    (c) Software
    (d) Information
    (e) None of these
  13. A mouse is used as:
    (a) a way to entertain children
    (b) a pointing device
    (c) an easy way to input information in your
  14. The function of CPU is __.
    (a) to provide external storage of text
    (b) to communicate with the operator

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(c) to read, interpret and process the
(a) 8,498
information and instruction
(d) to provide a hard copy
(e) None of these
(b) 19,230
(c) 17,468
(d) 13,621
(e) None of these

  1. What type of resource is most likely to be
    a shared common resource in a computer
    network ?
  2. ASCII Code is a 7 bit code for
    (a) letters, numbers and other symbols
    (b) only for letters
    (a) keyboards
    (b) speakers
    (c) only for numbers
    (c) floppy disk drives
    (d) printers
    (d) for numbers and letters
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  3. How many nbumbers are there in 2 bytes
    ?
  4. The Central Processing Unit (CPU) consists
    of _.
    (a) 1011100101101110
    (b) 0.278
    (c) 0.002
    (d) 2.000
    (e) None of these
    (a) Registers and Airthmetic Logic Unit
    (b) Instruction Decoding Circuit
    (c) A control and timing section
    (d) All of the above
  5. Future Generation computers will be
    based on _.
    (a) Online processing
  6. What is the range of the numbers which
    can be stored in an eight bit register ?
    (a) -127 to +127
    (b) Artificial intelligence
    (c) Time sharing
    (d) All of the above
    (b) -128 to +128
    (c) -128 to +127
    (d) -127 to +128
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  7. The earliest calculating devices are
    __.
    (a) Abacus
  8. What is the maximum count that a 6-bit
    binary word can represent ?
    (a) 61
    (b) 62
    (c) 63
    (d) 64
    (b) Clock
    (c) Difference Engine
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  9. Punched cards were first introduced by
    _.
  10. What is the excess 3 code ?
    (a) Cyclic complimenting code
    (b) Cyclic algebraic code
    (c) Self complimenting code
    (d) Self algebraic code
    (a) Powers
    (b) Pascal
    (c) Jacquard
    (d) Herman Hollerith
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  11. Where is the use of cyclic code ?
    (a) Logic gate
  12. Supercomputer were primarily designed
    by
    (b) Processing data
    (a) Seymour Cray
    (b) IBM
    (c) Hewlett-Packard
    (d) C-DAC
    (c) Simultaneous error-correction and
    Brust error detection
    (d) Networking interface
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  13. The personal-computer industry was
    started by:
  14. How many vacuum tubes was used in
    ENIAC ?

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(a) IBM
(b) Apple
(c) Compaq
(d) HCL

  1. What is the sign magnitude representation
    of binary number +1101.011?
    (a) 101001.1001
    (b) 01101.011
    (e) None of these
    (c) 1101.0110
  2. From among the following, pick out the
    (d) 1100.001
    item that does not belong to computer:
    (e) None of these
    (a) Mouse
    (b) OCR
    (c) MICR
    (d) Plotter
    (e) None of these
  3. Personal computers are also called:
    (a) Desktop computers
    (b) Portable computers
    (c) Advanced computers
    (d) Palmtop computers
  4. Which is not an item of hardware ?
    (a) An MP3 file
    (e) None of these
    (b) A keyboard
    (c) A disk drive
    (d) A monitor
  5. An Integrated Circuit (IC) is:
    (a) Fabricated on a tiny silicon chip
    (b) A complicated circuit
    (e) None of these
    (c) Much costlier than a single transistor
    (d) An integrating device
    (e) None of these
  6. The least powerful computer is
    ___.
    (a) Minicomputer
    (b) Microcomputer
    (c) Mainframe computer
    (d) All of the above
  7. With a CD you can __.
    (a) Read
    (b) Write
    (c) Both A and B
    (d) Save a file
    (e) None of these
  8. ENIAC was the computer of
    ___.
    (a) first generation
    (b) second generation
    (c) third generation
    (d) fourth generation
    (e) None of these
  9. Function of ALU is:
    (a) To control the execution of instruction
    (b) To perform arithmetic and logical
    operation on data
    (c) To store the result in main memory
    (d) All of the above
  10. EDVAC is __________.
    (a) Electronic Detected Variable Automatic
    Computer
    (b) Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic
    Computer
    (c) Electronic Discrete Valuable Automatic
    Computer
    (d) Electronic Developed Valuable
    Automatic Computer
    (e) None of these
  11. What type of computers are client
    computers (most of the time) in a client-server
    system ?
    (a) Mainframe
    (b) Mini-computer
    (c) Microcomputer
    (d) PDA
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  12. Word length of a Personal Computer is
    _.
    (a) 4 bits
  13. A(n) __ is a combination of
    hardware and software that facilitates the
    sharing of information between computing
    devices.
    (b) 8 bits
    (c) 32 bits
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (a) network
    (b) peripheral
    (c) expansion board

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(d) digital device
(e) None of these
(c) Padding
(d) All of the above
(e) None of these

  1. A series of instructions that tells a
    computer what to do and how to do it is called
    _.
  2. Which of the following is not used in the
    storage phase of a computer-based information
    (a) program
    system?
    (b) command
    (c) user response
    (d) processor
    (a) Magnetic tape
    (b) Keyboard
    (c) Diskette
    (e) None of these
    (d) Hard disk
    (e) None of these
  3. A CPU contains _.
    (a) a card reader and a printing device
    (b) an analytical engine and a control unit
    (c) a control unit and an arithmetic
    logic unit
  4. Which of the following is the largest
    manufacturer of Hard Disk Drives?
    (a) IBM
    (b) Segate
    (d) an arithmetic logic unit and a card
    reader
    (c) Microsoft
    (d) 3M
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  5. The capability of the operating system to
    enable two or more than two instructions to
    execute simultaneously in a single computer
    system by using multiple CPUs is
    ___.
  6. What are the most important components
    to create the memory cell?
    (a) Transistor and Register
    (b) Register and Diode
    (c) Diode and electric cell
    (a) Multitasking
    (b) Multiprogramming
    (d) Transistor and Capacitor
    (e) None of these
    (c) Multiprocessing
    (d) Multiexecution
    (e) None of these
  7. Which of the following wafer used the
    memory cells to etched?
    (a) Platinum wafer
  8. A(n) _ is a program that
    makes the computer easier to use.
    (a) utility
    (b) Gold wafer
    (c) Silicon wafer
    (d) Germanium wafer
    (e) None of these
    (b) Application
    (c) operating system
    (d) network
    (e) None of these
  9. Which of the following is not the name of
    RAM ?
    (a) SRAM
  10. In magnetic disks, data is organized on
    (b) DRAM
    the platter in a concentric sets of rings called:
    (c) RDRAM
    (a) Sector
    (b) Track
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of the above
    (c) Head
    (d) Block
    (e) None of these
  11. Different memories can be classified
    according to the concept of
    (a) Access mode/capacity and cost
    (b) Access Time
  12. The process of starting or restarting a
    computer system by loading instruction from a
    secondary storage device into the computer
    memory is called:
    (c) Transfer Rate
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (a) Duping
    (b) Booting
  13. _ is a semi conductor memory.

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(a) Dynamic
(b) Static
(d) Hexagonal
(e) None of these
(c) Bubble
(d) Both A & B
(e) None of these

  1. Which of the following is an example of
    non-volatile memory ?
    (a) ROM
    (b) VLSI
    (c) LSI
    (d) RAM
    (e) None of these
  2. Which type of memory holds only the
    program and data that the CPU is presently
    processing?
    (a) CMOS
    (b) ROM
    (c) RAM
    (d) ASCII
    (e) None of these
  3. EPROM consists of:
    (a) bipolar transistors
    (b) easily erasable
    (c) MOSFETs
    (d) Diodes
    (e) None of these
  4. To find a saved document in the
    computer’s memory and bring it up on the
    screen to view ___.
    (a) reverse
  5. A microcomputer has primary memory of
    640K. What is the exact number of bytes
    contained in this memory?
    (a) 64 * 1000
    (b) rerun
    (c) retrieve
    (d) return
    (e) None of these
    (b) 640 * 100
    (c) 640 * 1024
    (d) either B or C
    (e) None of these
  6. If a user needs information instantly
    available to the CPU, it should be stored
    _.
  7. What is the name of the storage device
    which is used to compensate for the difference
    in rates of flow of data from once device to
    another?
    (a) on a CD
    (b) in secondary storage
    (c) in the CPU
    (d) in RAM
    (e) None of these
    (a) Cache
    (b) Concentrator
    (c) Buffer
    (d) I/O device
    (e) None of these
  8. To what temporary area can you store
    text and other data, and later paste them to
    another location?
    (a) The clipboard
    (b) ROM
    (c) CD-ROM
    (d) The hard disk
  9. The standard size reel of magnetic tape
    is:
    (a) 120 feet in length
    (b) 240 feet in length
    (c) 1200 feet in length
    (d) 2400 feet in length
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  10. Where is the disk put to enable the
    computer to read it ?
    (a) Disk drive
  11. A type of semiconductor memory that
    usually has small capacity but very fast access
    is:
    (b) Memory
    (c) CPU
    (d) ALU
    (e) None of these
    (a) PROM
    (b) RAM
    (c) scratchpad
    (d) ROM
    (e) None of these
  12. What is the shape of CDs?
    (a) Quadrilateral
    (b) Rectangular
    (c) Circular
  13. A memory that holds microprograms is:

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(a) core memory
(b) ROM

  1. A set of flip flops integrated together is
    (c) RAM
    (d) control memory
    (e) None of these
    called ___.
    (a) Counter
    (b) Adder
    (c) Register
  2. How many write cycles are allowed to a
    RAM?
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of the above
    (a) 1
    (b) 10
    (c) 100
  3. Removable media includes all, exceptu
    (a) CD-ROMs
    (d) 1000
    (e) None of these
    (b) Disket
    (c) DVDs
    (d) Hard Disk Drive
    (e) None of these
  4. Which of the following RAM times have to
    be refreshed often in order to retain its
    contents?
  5. Function in Ms-Excel to count number of
    cells.
    (a) SIMM
    (b) DIMM
    (c) SDMM
    (d) DSMM
    (e) None of these
    (a) COUNTIF
    (b) DIVIF
    (c) SUBIF
    (d) EOUNTIF
    (e) None of these
  6. The contents of information are stored in-
    (a) Memory data register
    (b) Memory address register
    (c) Memory access register
  7. Function to find out how much money you
    will have in the bank in you invest over a fixed
    period, using a fixed rate of interest.
    (a) RS (—-)
    (d) Memory airthmetic register
    (e) None of these
    (b) HP (—-)
    (c) FV (—-)
    (d) ST (—-)
    (e) None of these
  8. Data (information) is stored in computers
    as-
    (a) Files
  9. Function to find present value of a sum of
    money.
    (b) Directories
    (c) Floppies
    (d) Matter
    (e) None of these
    (a) OP (—-)
    (b) JU (—-)
    (c) RT (—-)
    (d) PV (—-)
    (e) None of these
  10. Which of the following devices have a
    limitation that we can only write information on
    it but cannot erase or modify it-
    (a) Floppy Disk
  11. You cannot link Excel worksheet data to a
    Word document.
    (a) with the right drag method
    (b) with the hyperlink
    (c) with the copy and paste special
    commands
    (b) Hard Disk
    (c) Tape Drive
    (d) CDROM
    (e) None of these
    (d) All of these
    (e) None of these
  12. Which technology is used in Compact
    disks?
    (a) Mechanical
    (b) Electrical
    (c) Electro Magnetic
    (d) Laser
    (e) None of these
  13. In Excel, Chart are created using which
    option?
    (a) Chart Wizard
    (b) Pivot Table

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(c) Pie Chart
(a) 256
(d) Bar Chart
(e) None of these
(b) 1024
(c) 32,000
(d) 65,535

  1. Charts can be of two types. They are
    _ and _.
    (a) Embedded chart, Chart sheet
    (b) Embedded chart, Chart area
    (c) Both A & B
    (e) None of these
  2. In Excel data can be arranged in a
    worksheet in a easy to understand manner
    using.
    (d) All of the above
    (a) Auto formatting
    (e) None of these
    (b) Applying styles
    (c) Changing fonts
  3. In Excel you can copy cell formats from
    one cell to another by using the.
    (a) Backspace key
    (d) All of above
    (e) None of these
    (b) Default font
    (c) Format painter
  4. In Excel on an excel sheet the active cell
    is indicated by.
    (d) Formatting toolbar
    (e) None of these
    (a) A dark wide border
    (b) A dotted border
    (c) A blinking border
  5. In Excel following term describes
    explanatory text attached to a cell.
    (a) Call out
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  6. Which of the following is the user
    programmed semiconductor memory?
    (a) SRAM
    (b) Comment
    (c) Dialog
    (d) Extension
    (e) None of these
    (b) DRAM
    (c) EPROM
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  7. In Excel the auto fill feature.
    (a) Extends a sequential series of data
    (b) Automatically adds a range of cell values
    (c) Applies a boarder around selected cells
    (d) All of the above
  8. A name or number used to identify a
    storage location is called:
    (a) A byte
    (e) None of above
    (b) A record
    (c) An address
    (d) All of these
    (e) None of these
  9. In Excel which elements of worksheet can
    be protected from accidental modification?
    (a) Contents
    (b) Objects
    (c) Scenarios
    (d) All of above
    (e) None of these
  10. Two new types of semiconductor
    memories are:
    (a) Magentic disks
    (b) Charge-coupled devices
    (c) Magnetic bubble memory
    (d) Both B and C
  11. Right clicking something in Excel.
    (a) Deletes the object
    (b) Nothing the right mouse button is there
    for left handed people
    (e) None of these
  12. Magnetic tape is used for:
    (a) Historical storage
    (b) Computer input
    (c) Both A and B
    (c) Opens a shortcut menu listing
    everything you can do to the object
    (d) Selects the object
    (e) None of these
    (d) Neither A nor B
    (e) None of these
  13. In Excel worksheet can have a maximum
    of _ Number of rows.

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  1. A storage device where the access time is
    dependent upon the location of the data is:
    (a) Random access
  2. The memory location address are limited
    to-
    (a) 00000 to 9ffff(16)
    (b) 00001 to 9ffff(16)
    (c) 00010 to 9ffff(16)
    (d) 10000 to 9ffff(16)
    (e) None of these
    (b) Serial access
    (c) Sequential access
    (d) Transaction access
    (e) None of these
  3. The most popular secondary storage
    today is:
  4. DMA stands for ___.
    (a) Direct Memory Access
    (b) Distinct Memory Access
    (c) Direct Module Access
    (a) Magnetic tape
    (b) Floppy disk
    (c) Mass storage
    (d) Semiconductor
    (e) None of these
    (d) Direct Memory Allocation
    (e) None of these
  5. Where are programs and data kept while
    the processor is using them?
    (a) Main memory
  6. How many write cycles are allowed to a
    EEPROM?
    (a) 1
    (b) Secondary memory
    (c) Disk memory
    (b) 10
    (c) 100
    (d) Program memory
    (d) 1000
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  7. Which of the following storage media
    provides sequential access only?
    (a) Floppy disk
  8. Which of the following is handy to carry
    yet can store large amounts of data?
    (a) Floppy Disk
    (b) Magnetic disk
    (b) Hard Disk
    (c) Magnetic tape
    (c) CDROM
    (d) Optical disk
    (d) Zip Disk
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  9. What is the storage area for email
    messages called?
    (a) A folder
  10. Memory is made up of-
    (a) Set of wires
    (b) A directory
    (c) A mailbox
    (d) The hard disk
    (e) None of these
    (b) Set of circuits
    (c) Large number of cells
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  11. The process to divide the disc into tracks
    and sectors is __.
    (a) Tracking
  12. Primary memory stores-
    (a) Data
    (b) Programs
    (c) Results
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (b) Formating
    (c) Crashing
    (d) Alloting
    (e) None of these
  13. EPROM can be used for-
    (a) Erasing the contents of ROM
    (b) Reconstructing the contents of ROM
    (c) Erasing and reconstructing the
    contents of ROM
  14. When sending an e-mail, the __
    line describes the contents of the message.
    (a) subject
    (b) to
    (c) contents
    (d) cc
    (d) Duplicating ROM
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these

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(d) Multiprocess

  1. Which one of the following is an email
    program?
    (a) MS-word
    (e) None of these
  2. Computers on an internet are identified by
    (a) e-mail address
    (b) Thunderbird
    (c) Internet Explorer
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (b) street address
    (c) IP address
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  3. Which of the following functions has an
    email message relay agent?
    (a) SMTP
  4. What shows the contents of active cell.
    (a) Name box
    (b) Row heading
    (c) Formula bar
    (d) Task pan
    (e) None of these
    (b) SNMP
    (c) S/MINE
    (d) LDAP
    (e) None of these
  5. In a spreadsheet, a _ is a
    number you will use in a calculation.
  6. Which of the following is not related to
    computer video?
    (a) Direct X
    (a) label
    (b) cell
    (c) field
    (d) value
    (e) None of these
    (b) AC-3
    (c) GeForce
    (d) Open GL
    (e) None of these
  7. Which one of the following is associated
    with table row in excel programme ?
    (a) Words
  8. Which of the following is not related to e-
    mail?
    (a) BCC
    (b) SPAM
    (c) Pen
    (d) Pine
    (e) None of these
    (b) Numbers
    (c) Names
    (d) Formulas
    (e) None of these
  9. In Excel All macro keyboard shortcuts
    include the _ key.
  10. Which of the options given below is not a
    type of live communication?
    (a) Chat
    (a) Alt
    (b) Ctrl
    (c) F11
    (d) Shift
    (b) e-mail
    (c) Instant messaging
    (d) IRC
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  11. Special effect used to introduce slides in a
    presentation are called _.
    (a) Effect
  12. Which of the following is the appropriate
    format of URL of e-mail?
    (a) www_mail.com
    (b) Custom animation
    (c) Transition
    (d) Animation
    (b) [email protected]
    (c) [email protected]
    (d) www.mail.com
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  13. Each box in a spreadsheet is called a
    __.
    (a) cell
  14. Information, a combination of graphics,
    text, sound, video and animation is called:
    (a) Multiprogramme
    (b) empty space
    (c) record
    (b) Multifacet
    (c) Multimedia

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(d) field
(a) Edit
(e) None of these
(b) Ignore
(c) Ignore all

  1. As text, editor are used at the MS-word
    and _ are used in MS-Excel.
    (a) work space
    (d) Change
    (e) None of these
    (b) work sheet
    (c) work area
    (d) All of the above
  2. In Excel which of the following is not a
    worksheet design criterion
    (a) Efficiency
    (e) None of these
    (b) Auditability
    (c) Description
  3. Which of the following is not a toggle key
    (d) Clarity
    ?
    (e) None of these
    (a) Num lock key
    (b) Caps lock key
    (c) Both (A) & (B)
    (d) Ctrl key
  4. In Excel typical worksheet has
    _ Number of columns
    (a) 128
    (e) None of these
    (b) 256
    (c) 512
  5. One important function of MS-excels over
    MS-word is ____.
    (a) Formating numerals
    (d) 1024
    (e) None of these
  6. Which do you press to enter the current
    date in a cell ?
    (a) CTRL + ; ( semicolon)
    (b) CTRL + SHIFT + ; (colon)
    (c) CTRL + F10
    (b) Decimal alignment
    (c) Mathematical calculation
    (d) Font Selection
    (e) None of these
    (d) CTRL + F11
  7. MS-Excel offers __ different
    chart types.
    (a) 11
  8. How do you print your sides in a handout
    that includes lines for notes?
    (b) 15
    (a) In the print dailog box, select Handouts
    and set the number of slides per page to 3
    (b) In the print dailog box, select Hand outs
    and a number of slides per page , then select
    the Include comment pages option.
    (c) IN the print dialog box, Select Notes Pages
    instead of Handouts.
    (c) 20
    (d) 25
    (e) None of these
  9. In Excel-accounting style shows negative
    numbers in __.
    (a) Bold
    (d) In cannot be done
    (b) Brackets
    (c) Parentheses
    (d) Quotes
    (e) None of these
  10. Which of these is a quick way to copy
    formatting from a selected cell to two other
    cells on the same worksheet?
    (a) Use CTRL to select all three cells, then click
    the paste Button image button or the Satndard
    toolbar
    (b) Copy the selected cell, then select the other
    two cells, click style on the format menu, then
    click Modify
  11. Ms-excel record cell addresses in formula
    in three different ways, they are __
    and mixed.
    (a) Column, Row
    (b) Module, Relative
    (c) Absolute, Module
    (c) Click Format painter Button image on
    the Formatting toolbar twice, then click in
    each cell you want to copy the formatting
    to
    (d) Absolute, Relative
    (e) None of these
  12. In Excel which of the following is not an
    option in the spelling dialog box.

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(d) Use Alt to select all three cells, then click
the paste Button image on the standard
toolbar.

  1. in Excel Tab scrolling buttons
    (a) Allow you to view a different worksheet
    (b) Allow you to view additional worksheet row
    down
    (c) Allow you to view additional worksheet
    columns to the right ‘
  2. How do you prevent emailed word
    documents from always opening in the Reading
    Layout?>
    (a) From the Tools Menu > options >
    General Tab> uncheck the ‘Allow stating
    in Reading Layout’.
    (b) From the View Menu > Reading Layout >
    General Tab > Uncheck the ‘Allow starting in
    Reading layout.
    (d) Allow you to view additional sheet tabs
  3. In Excel paper spreadsheets can have all
    the same advantages as an electronic
    spreadsheet except which of the following?
    (a) Rows and column
    (c) From the format Menu > Autoformat> Edit
    tab> Uncheck the Use with emailed
    attachements’
    (b) Headings
    (c) speed
    (d) None of the above
    (d) All the above
  4. A program that works like a calculator for
    keeping track of money and making budgets
    (a) Calculator
    (b) scholastic
    (c) keyboard
  5. If you want that a slide go forward
    automatically after a stipulated time then click
    on _ _ _ check box in slide group of
    transition in animation tab.
    (a) Transition Timer
    (d) spreadsheet
    (b) Automatically After
    (c) Transition After
    (d) Automatic Timer
    161.for opening and closing of the file in Excel,
    you can use which bar?
    (a)Formatting
  6. What happens when you press the ctrl + v
    key?
    (b) Standard
    (c) Title
    (a) A capital V letter is typed into your
    document at the cursor point
    (b) the selected item is pasted to the
    Clpboard
    (d) None of these
    162.
    In a spreadsheet program the _ contains
    (c) The selected item is pasted from the
    Clipboard
    (d) The selected drawing objects are distributed
    vertically on the page.
    related worksheet and documents.
    (a) workbook
    (b) column
    (c) cell
    (d) formula
    156.In Excel you can add a hyperlink to your
    worksheet by pressing?
    (a) Alt + K
  7. What is the correcting errors in a program
    called?
    (b) Ctrl + H
    (c) Ctrl + k
    (d) ctrl + shirft + k
    (A) compiling
    (b) Debugging
    (c) Grinding
    (d) Interpreting
  8. The Assistant is _
    (a) an application that allows you to take notes
    and save them in a file
    (b) ab animated character that provides
    help and suggestions
    164.Which one of the following software
    application would be the most appropriate for
    performing numerical and statisitical
    calculations?
    (c) a button on the standard Toolbar that
    executes the print command
    (d) a collection of frequently misspelled words
    in a dictionary file.
    (a) Database
    (b) Document processor
    (c) Graphics package
    (d) Spreadsheet

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  1. You cannot lick excel worksheet data to a
  2. In excel name box
    word document
    (a) Shows the location of the previously active
    cell
    (a) With the right drag method
    (b) with a hyperlink
    (b)Appears to the left to the formula bar
    (c) Appears below the status bar
    (d) Appears below the menu bar
    (c) with the copy and paste special commands
    (d) with the copy and paste button on the
    standard toolbar
  3. Starting letter of the column is ‘A’ what
    would be the end letter?
    (a) Z
  4. in Excel –_ is a group of cells that from
    a rectangle on the screen
    (a) Calculating
    (b) VI
    (c) XFD
    (d) IV
    (b) Formula
    (c) Range
    (d) Range address
  5. What location would be described by the
    cell E12?
    (a) Column E on row 12
    (b) Column 12 on row E
    (c) Column E
  6. In Excel Doucmentation should include
    (a)Destination and users of the output data
    (b) source of input data
    (c/)Information on the purpose of
    the workbook
    (d) All the above
    (d) All of the above
  7. What is the function of fill handle in MS-
    Excel ?
    (a) used to fill data automatically in cell
    (b) used to set up entry key directive
    (c) used to make numeric entry
    (d) used to create shortcut key
  8. Files created with Lotus 1-2-3 have an
    extension
    (a) DOC
    (b) XLS
    (c) 123
    (d) WK 1
  9. A spreadsheet is the BEST application for

(a) handling simple accounts
(b) writing a report which include tables
(c) producing a grid-refernced map
(d) keeping an inventory of equipment used

  1. In Excel hoe many characters can be
    typed in a single cell?
    (a) 256
    (b) 1024
    (c) 32,000
    (d) 65,535
  2. In Excel the chart wizard
    (a) Can place a chart on a new chart sheet or
    on any sheet in the workbook
    (b) Can only place a chart on new chart
    sheet
  3. In Excel the following is not a basic step
    in creating a worksheet
    (a) Save worksheet
    (b) Modify the worksheet
    (c) Enter text and data
    (c) Can only place a chart on a new blank
    worksheet
    (d) Can only be used to create embedded
    charts
    (d) Copy the worksheet
    (d) allow you to view additional sheets
    tabls
  4. In Excel to view a cell comment
    (a) Click the edit comment commands on the
    Insert menu
    (b) click the Display comment command on the
    window menu
  5. In Excel you can zoom a worksheet
    (a) with the mouse pointer in print preview
    (b) with the zoom button on the print preview
    toolbar
    (c) with the zoom command on the view menu
    (d) All of the above
    (c) Position the mouse pointer over the cell
    (d) Click the comment command on the view
    menu

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b) Two

  1. In excel advantage of using a spreadsheet
    is
    c) One thousand
    d) One million
    (a) calculating can be done automatically
    (b) changing data automatically updates
    calculations
  2. The binary language consists of
    __ digit(s).
    (c) more flexibility
    a) 8
    (d) all of the above
    b) 2
    c) 1,000
    d) 1
  3. In Excel intersection of a row and column
    is called:
    (A)Data
  4. A byte can hold one __ of
    (b) a field
    (c) A cell
    (d) An eqiuation
    data.
    a) bit
    b) binary digit
    c) character
    d) kilobyte
  5. There are three types of data found in a
    spreadsheet
    (a) Data, words, numbers
  6. __ controls the way in
    which the computer system functions and
    provides a means by which users can
    interact with the computer.
    a) The platform
    (b) equations, data numbers
    (c) words, numbers, lables
    (d) numbers, formulas, lables
  7. In Excel to save a workbook , you
    (a) Click the save button on the standard
    toolbar form the menu
    b) The operating system
    c) Application software
    d) The motherboard
    (b) press Ctrl + F5
    (c) Click save on the windows start button
    (d) Select Edit > save
  8. The operating system is the most
    common type of __ software.
    a) communication
  9. In Excel you can edit a cell by
    (a) clicking the formula button
    (b) Double clicking the cell to edit it in-
    place
    b) application
    c) system
    d) word-processing software
    (c) Selecting Edit> Edit Cell form the menu
    (d) None of above
  10. __ are specially designed
    computer chips that reside inside other
    devices, such as your car or your
    electronic thermostat.
    a) Servers
    b) Embedded computers
    c) Robotic computers
  11. In Excel you can activate a cell by
    (a) Pressing the Tab Key
    (b) Clicking the cell
    (c) Pressing an arrow key
    (d) All of the above
    d) Mainframes
  12. The steps and tasks needed to
    process data, such as responses to
    questions or clicking an icon, are called:
    a) instructions
    b) the operating system
    c) application software
  13. Which of the following is the correct
    order of the four major functions of a
    computer?
    a) Process A Output A Input A Storage
    b) Input A Output A Process A Storage
    c) Process A Storage A Input A Output
    d) Input A Process A Output A Storage
    d) the system unit
  14. The two broad categories of software
    are:
    a) word processing and spreadsheet
  15. __ bits equal one byte.
    a) Eight

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b) transaction and application
c) Windows and Mac OS
d) system and application

  1. The first generation computers were
    characterised by
    a. micro processor chips
    b. thermionic valves
    c. transistors
  2. The metal or plastic case that holds
    all the physical parts of the computer is
    the:
    d. integrated circuits
    a) system unit
    b) CPU
    c) mainframe
    d) platform
  3. RAM is used as a short memory
    because it is
    a. volatile
    b. has small capacity
    c. is very expensive
    d. is programmable
  4. In half- duplex data transmission
    a. data can be transmitted in one direction only
    b. data can be transmitted in both
    direction
    c. data can be transmitted in both direction
    simultaneously
  5. An assembler is a
    a. program
    b. person who assembles the parts
    c. symbol
    d. data cannot be transmitted
    d. language
  6. Which access method is used for
    obtaining a record from a cassette tape?
    a. Direct
    b. Suquential
    c. Random
    d. parallel
  7. Which unit decodes information and
    present to the used
    a. ALU
    b. Storage unit
    c. Output unit
    d. Control unit
  8. A lever used to control the movement
    of a cursor on a video screen is
    a. keyboard
    b. toystick
    c. light pen
    d. plotter
  9. Main storage is also called
    a. accumulator
    b. control unit
    c. register unit
    d. memory
  10. In synchronous transmission data
    from various users
    a. require header
    b. do not require header
    c. sometimes require header
    d. All of these
  11. Which device uses much less
    computer time than the light pen and gives
    resolutions equal to that of the CRT
    display?
    a. Mouse
    b. Touch tablet
    c. Touch panel
    d. Data tablet
  12. A half byte is know is
    a. data
    b. bit
    c. half bye
    d. nibble
  13. _ is a set of computer
    programs used on a computer to help
    perform tasks.
    a) An instruction
    b) Software
    c) Memory
  14. A monitor looks like a TV set but it
    does not
    a. receive TV signals
    b. give a clear picture
    c. gie a steady picture
    d. display graphics
    d) A processor
  15. System software is the set of
    programs that enables your computer‟s
    hardware devices and __

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software to work together.
access to computers and the Internet and
those without this access is known as the:
a) Digital divide
a) Management
b) Processing
c) Utility
b) Internet divide
d) Application
c) Web divide
d) Broadband divide

  1. The PC (Personal Computer) and the
    Apple Macintosh are examples of two
    different:
    a) Platforms
    b) Applications
  2. __ is the science
    revolving around the use of nano
    structures to build devices on an
    extremely small scale.
    c) Programs
    a) Nanotechnology
    d) Storage devices
    b) Micro-technology
    c) Computer forensics
  3. Apple Macintoshes (Macs) and PCs
    use different __ to process
    data and different operating systems.
    a) Languages
    b) Methods
    c) CPUs
    d) Artificial intelligence
  4. The first committee namely
    _ gave its recommendations
    during the computerization in banking.
    a) Dharamlingam Committee
    b) Dr. C. Rangarajan Committee
    c) Kumarmanglam Committee
    d) Kothari Committee
    d) Storage devices
  5. Servers are computers that provide
    resources to other computers connected to
    e) None of these
    a:
    a) Network
    b) Mainframe
    c) Supercomputer
    d) Client
  6. One of the early coding systems,
    based on the idea of converting each digit
    of a decimal number into its binary
    equivalent rather than converting the
    entire decimal value into a pure binary
    form is _ .
  7. Smaller and less expensive PC-based
    servers are replacing __ in
    many businesses.
    a) ASCII code
    a) Supercomputers
    b) ASCII-8
    b) Clients
    c) BCD
    c) Laptops
    d) All of the above
    d) Mainframes
    e) None of these
  8. __ are specially designed
    computers that perform complex
    calculations extremely rapidly.
    a) Servers
  9. Java is referred to as a(n)
    __ .
    a) complex language
    b) hardware device driver
    c) low-level language
    b) Supercomputers
    c) Laptops
    d) Mainframes
    d) high-level language
    e) programming mid-level language
  10. DSL is an example of a(n)
    __ connection.
    a) Network
  11. Packet transmission is related to
    __ .
    a) Application layer
    b) Transport layer
    b) Wireless
    c) Slow
    c) Data link layer
    d) Broadband
    d) Network layer
    e) None of these
  12. The difference between people with

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ranges from 1 to 100 nanometers.

  1. Black box testing something called
    __ .
    a) Loop testing
    b) Behavioral testing
    c) Data flow testing
    a) Nanoscience
    b) Microelectrodes
    c) Computer forensics
    d) Artificial intelligence
    d) Graph based testing
    e) None of these
  2. Surgeons can perform delicate
    operations by manipulating devices
    through computers instead of manually.
    This technology is known as:
    a) robotics
  3. Which gate is known as Universal
    gate?
    a) AND gate
    b) NAND gate
    c) NOT gate
    d) XOR gate
    e) None of these
    b) computer forensics
    c) simulation
    d) forecasting
  4. All of the following are examples of
    real security and privacy risks EXCEPT:
  5. A scripting language similar to HTML
    and which runs only on a browser is
    _.
    a) hackers
    b) spam
    c) viruses
    a) Java Script
    d) identity theft
    b) FORTRAN
    c) BASIC
    d) FOXPRO
    e) None of these
  6. A process known as __ is
    used by large retailers to study trends.
    a) data mining
    b) data selection
  7. Which key combination is used to
    c) POS
    minimize all open windows and displays in
    d) data conversion
    the screen?
    a) Alt + M
    b) Shift + M
    c) Windows Key + D
    d) Ctrl + D
  8. ____________terminals (formerly
    known as cash registers) are often
    connected to complex inventory and sales
    computer systems.
    e) Alt + D
    a) Data
    b) Point-of-sale (POS)
    c) Sales
    d) Query
  9. Computer based record keeping
    system is known as __ .
    a) CRKS- Computerized Record Keeping System
    b) DMS- Data Management System
    c) DBMS- Data Base Management System
    d) All of these
  10. The ability to recover and read
    deleted or damaged files from a
    criminal’s computer is an example of a
    law enforcement specialty called:
    a) robotics
    e) None of these
  11. A digital gate can respond to an input
    signal in _ .
    b) simulation.
    c) computer forensics
    a) About a second
    d) animation
    b) About a hundredth of a second
    c) A few millisecond
    d) A few billionth of a sec
    e) None of these
  12. Technology no longer protected by
    copyright, available to everyone, is
    considered to be:
    a) proprietary
    b) open
    c) experimental
    d) in the public domain
  13. __ is the study of
    molecules and structures whose size

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  1. A(n) __ system is a
  2. All of the following are examples of
    small, wireless handheld computer that
    scans an item’s tag and pulls up the
    input devices EXCEPT a:
    a) scanner
    current price (and any special offers) as
    b) mouse
    you shop.
    a) PSS
    c) keyboard
    d) printer
    b) POS
    c) inventory
    d) data mining
  3. Which of the following is an example
    of an input device?
    a) scanner
  4. __ tags, when placed on
    b) speaker
    an animal, can be used to record and track
    c) CD
    in a database all of the animal movements.
    d) printer
    a) POS
    b) RFID
    c) PPS
  5. All of the following are examples of
    storage devices EXCEPT:
    a) hard disk drives
    b) printers
    d) GPS
    c) floppy disk drives
    d) CD drives
  6. Which of the following is NOT one of
    the four major data processing functions
    of a computer?
  7. The __, also called the
    brains of the computer, is responsible for
    processing data.
    a) motherboard
    b) memory
    a) gathering data
    b) processing data into information
    c) analyzing the data or information
    d) storing the data or information
    c) RAM
  8. A __ is approximately
    one billion bytes.
    a) kilobyte
    b) bit
    c) gigabyte
    d) megabyte
    d) central processing unit (CPU)
  9. The CPU and memory are located on
    the:
    a) expansion board
    b) motherboard
    c) storage device
    d) output device
  10. A __ is approximately a
    million bytes.
    a) gigabyte
    b) kilobyte
    c) megabyte
    d) terabyte
  11. Word processing, spreadsheet, and
    photo-editing are examples of:
    a) application software
    b) system software
    c) operating system software
    d) platform software
  12. __ is any part of the
    computer that you can physically touch.
    a) Hardware
    b) A device
    c) A peripheral
  13. __ is the science that
    attempts to produce machines that display
    the same type of intelligence that humans
    do.
    d) An application
    a) Nanoscience
    b) Nanotechnology
    c) Simulation
    d) Artificial intelligence (AI)
  14. The components that process data
    are located in the:
    a) input devices
    b) output devices
    c) system unit
    d) storage component
  15. The term bit is short for:
    a) megabyte

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b) binary language
c) binary digit

  1. In the binary language each letter of
    d) binary number
    the alphabet, each number and each
    special character is made up of a unique
    combination of:
  2. A string of eight 0s and 1s is called a:
    a) megabyte
    b) byte
    a) eight bytes
    b) eight kilobytes
    c) kilobyte
    d) gigabyte
    c) eight characters
    d) eight bits
  3. __ is data that has been
    organized or presented in a meaningful
    fashion.
    a) A process
    b) Software
    c) Storage
  4. A series of instructions that tells a
    computer what to do and how to do it is
    called a _.
    a) program
    b) processor
    c) command
    d) Information
    d) user response
    e) None of these
  5. The name for the way that computers
    manipulate data into information is called:
  6. The Internet is an example of a
    __.
    a) Cell switched network
    b) Circuit switched network
    c) Packet switched network
    d) All of these
    a) programming
    b) processing
    c) storing
    d) organizing
  7. Computers gather data, which means
    that they allow users to __
    e) None of these
    data.
    a) present
    b) input
    c) output
  8. The file that is linked with an e-mail
    and sent to the receiver of the e-mail is
    referred to as __.
    a) Annexure
    b) Attachment
    c) appendage
    d) store
  9. After a picture has been taken with a
    digital camera and processed
    appropriately, the actual print of the
    picture is considered:
    a) data
    d) add-on
    e) Article
  10. ADSL is the abbreviation of
    _.
    b) output
    c) input
    a) Asymmetric Dual System Line
    b) Asymmetric Dual Subscriber Line
    c) Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
    d) Asymmetric Digital System Line
    e) None of these
    d) the process
  11. Computers use the __
    language to process data.
    a) processing
    b) kilobyte
    c) binary
    d) representational
  12. If you change Windows 98 operating
    system to Windows XP, you _.
    a) Shortlist
    b) Push up
    c) Patch
    d) Upgrade
    e) Pull down
  13. Computers process data into
    information by working exclusively with:
    a) multimedia
    b) words
    c) characters
    d) numbers

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  1. A proxy server is used for which of
    computer, such as a printer or scanner, its
    the following ?
    _ must be installed before the
    a) To provide security against unauthorized
    users
    device can be used.
    a) buffer
    b) To provide TCP/IP
    b) driver
    c) To process client requests for database
    c) pager
    access
    d) server
    d) To process client requests for Web
    e) None of these
    pages
    e) None of these
  2. Cyberspace is being governed by a
    system of law and regulation called?
    a) Civil Law
    b) Criminal Law
    c) Electronic Law
  3. A term used to describe
    interconnected computer configuration is
    a) Micro program sequence
    b) Modulation
    d) Cyber Law
    c) Multiprocessing
    e) Cyber Authority
    d) Multiprogramming
    e) None of these
  4. The software that allows users to
    surf the Internet is called a/an
    a) Search engine
  5. A Web _ consists of one or
    more Web pages located on a Web server.
    a) hub
    b) site
    b) Internet Service Provider (ISP)
    c) Multimedia application
    d) Browser
    c) story
    e) None of these
    d) template
    e) None of these
  6. A tuple is a
    a) column of a table
    b) two-dimensional table
    c) row of a table
    d) key of a table
  7. Which of the following layers of the
    OSI model are included in the lower
    layers?
    a) Application, Session, Presentation
    b) Physical, Transport, Data Link, Network
    c) Data link, Physical, Network
    d) Session, Data Link, Physical
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  8. The method of file organization in
    which data records in a file are arranged in
    a specified order according to a key field is
    known as the
  9. A compiler translates higher level
    programs into a machine language
    program, which is called
    ___ .
    a) source code
    a) Direct access method
    b) Queuing method
    c) Predetermined method
    d) Sequential access method
    e) None of these
    b) object code
    c) compiled code
  10. Which of the following is a popular
    d) beta code
    programming language for developing
    e) None of these
    multimedia web pages, websites, and web-
    based applications?
    a) COBOL
    b) Java
  11. OCR stands for __ .
    a) Optical Character Recognition
    b) Optical CPU Recognition
    c) BASIC
    c) Optimal Character Rendering
    d) Other Character Restoration
    e) None of these
    d) Assembler
    e) None of these
  12. Compiling creates a(n) __ .
  13. If a new device is attached to a
    a) program specification

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b) algorithm
c) executable program
d) subroutine

  1. The OSI model is divided
    into_________ processes called layers.
    e) None of these
    a) six
    b) five
  2. A CD-RW disk
    c) seven
    d) eight
    e) None of these
    a) has a faster access than an internal disk
    b) is a form of optical disk, so it can only be
    written once
    c) holds less data than a floppy disk
    d) can be erased and rewritten
    e) None of these
  3. ___ refers to the letter
    and number of the intersecting column and
    row.
    a) Cell address
    b) Cell position
    c) Cell location
    d) Cell column
    e) Cell row
  4. In Excel, __ contains one or
    more worksheets.
    a) Template
    b) Workbook
    c) Active cell
    d) Label
    e) None of these
  5. _ applications refers to
    those applications in which text, sound,
    graphics, motion video and animation are
    all combined.
    a) Videography
    b) Multimedia
  6. Linux is a (n) _ operating
    system.
    a) Open-source
    b) Microsoft
    c) Windows
    d) Mac
    c) Animation
    d) Flash
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  7. Alerts are mostly appear in
    _.
    a) Dialog Box
    b) Combo Box
    c) Check Box
  8. In a ring topology, the computer in
    possession of the________ can transmit
    data.
    a) packet
    b) data
    c) access method
    d) token
    e) None of these
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
  9. To insert a new slide in a
    presentation, press _ .
  10. __ is a primary key that
    also appears in another file.
    1) Physical key
    2) Primary key
    3) Foreign key
    a) Ctrl+N
    b) Ctrl+M
    c) Ctrl+S
    d) Ctrl+O
    e) Ctrl+F
    4) Logical key
    5) None of these
  11. Which of these language uses both
    interpreter and compiler?
    a) CASIC
    b) COBOL
  12. Which key is used to indent a
    paragraph in MS-Word?
    a) Alt
    c) Java
    b) Tab
    c) Ctrl
    d) Esc
    e) Shift
    d) C++
    e) All of these

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  1. To analyze an atomic statement, a
    database
    logic called __ logic is used.
    a) Propositional
    b) Predicate
    c) Make it of uniform size
    d) Allow addition of data
    e) None of these
    c) Boolean
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
  2. What is the Full Form of RPC?
    a) Remotely Process Communication
    b) Routine Procedure Call
  3. Computer read which type code?
    a) Character
    b) English letter
    c) Remote Processing Call
    d) Remote Procedure Call
    e) None of these
    c) Binary code
    d) Integer
    e) None of these
  4. Which of the following is a language
    translation software?
    a) Loader
  5. In recent years, people can approach
    government department or offices through
    internet the mechanism is known
    as__________.
    b) Linker
    c) Assembler
    d) Compiler
    e) None of these
    a) Internet Government
    b) E-Governance
    c) Web Government meeting
    d) All of the above
  6. What is the difference between a CD-
    ROM and a CD-RW?
    a) A CD-ROM holds more information than a
    CD-RW
    e) None of these
    b) A CD-RW can be written to, but a CD-
    ROM can only be read from
    c) A CD-ROM can be written to and a CD-RW
    cannot
    d) They are the same -just two different terms
    used by different manufacturers
    e) None of these
  7. Bing is a(n)__.
    a) Software
    b) Search engine
    c) Antivirus
    d) Hardware
    e) None of these
  8. The altering of data so that it is not
    usable unless the changes are undone is
    _.
    a) Compression
    b) Biometrics
  9. VIRUS stands for __.
    a) Vital Information Recourse Under System
    b) Vital Information Resource Under Seize
    c) Vital Information Resource Under Secure
    d) Vital Information Recourse Under System
    e) None of these
    c) Encryption
    d) Ergonomics
    e) None of these
  10. What kind of server converts IP
    addresses to domain names?
  11. Code uses 7 bits to represent a
    a) RTP
    character in _.
    a) EBDIIC
    b) UTP
    c) MNS
    b) EBCDIC
    d) DNS
    c) ANSI
    e) None of these
    d) BCD
    e) ASCII
  12. To print to find an individual item in a
    file immediately __.
    a) Esc+P
    b) Alt+P
    c) Ctrl+P
    d) Shift+P
  13. Normalization is a process of
    restructuring a relation to_________.
    a) Maximize duplication of data to ensure
    reliability in
    b) Minimize duplication of data in a
    e) None of these

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c) Traditional system development life

  1. Which of the following is not a
    function of the control unit?
    a) Direct operations
    cycle
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
    b) Interpret instructions
    c) Execute instructions
    d) Read instructions
  2. Changing an existing document is
    called __ the document.
    a) creating
    e) None of these
    b) deleting
    c) editing
    d) adjusting
    e) None of these
  3. Coaxial cables are widely used on
    which of the following network?
    a) Mobile networks
    b) Broadband networks
    c) Cable TV networks
    d) Telephone networks
    e) None of these
  4. Duplication of data is known
    as_________.
    a) Data Repentance
    b) Data Redundancy
    c) Data Inconsistency
    d) Data base
  5. Which among the following is the
    Extension of MS Access?
    a) .txt
    b) .xls
    c) .doc
    e) None of these
    d).accdb and .mdb
    e) None of these
  6. The database language that allows
    you to access or maintain data in a
    database:
    a) DCL
    b) DML
    c) DDL
    d) DKL
  7. Which protocol provides e-mail
    facility among different hosts?
    a) TELNET
    b) SMTP
    c) FTP
    e) None of these
    d) SNMP
    e) None of these
  8. Which option enables automatic
    updates in destination documents?
    a) Embedding
    b) Objects
    c) Links
  9. What happens when operating
    system is loaded in RAM?
    a) Copying
    b) Re-booting
    c) Booting
    d) Relationships
    e) None of these
    d) Scanning
    e) None of these
  10. Which type of template provides a
    design concept, fonts & colour scheme for
    presentation?
    a) Format
    b) Design
    c) Content
  11. Which of the following is used by the
    browser to connect to the location of the
    Internet resources?
    a) WWW
    b) URL
    d) Normal
    e) None of these
    c) HTML
    d) XML
    e) None of these
  12. The two basic types of record access
    methods are and ___.
    a) sequential, random
    b) direct, immediate
    c) sequential, indexed
  13. Effective system requirement analysis
    is required for___________.
    a) Joint Application Design (JAD)
    b) Reverse engineering

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d) on-line, real-time
e) None of these
d) primary storage
e) None of these

  1. In MS Word by default setting of Line
  2. You can __ a search by
    spacing is?
    providing more info the search engine can
    a) 1
    use to select a smaller, more useful set of
    b) 1.15
    results.
    c) 1.5
    d) 2
    e) 2.5
    a) refine
    b) expand
    c) load
  3. What technology of memory is Cache
    RAM usually?
    a) DRAM
    d) query
    e) slowdown
    b) SRAM
    c) Flash
    d) EEROM
    e) ESRAM
  4. The contents of _ are lost
    when the computer turns off.
    a) storage
    b) input
    c) output
  5. Fire wire is usually used for:
    a) Connecting to the internet
    d) memory
    e) None of these
    b) Downloading Digital Camera pictures
    c) Connecting to the printer
    d) Interfacing to a Digital Camcorder
    e) All of the above
  6. The _ enables you to
    simultaneously keep multiple Web pages
    open in one browser window.
    a) tab box
  7. Short-cut key for page break in MS
    b) pop-up helper
    Word?
    c) tab row
    a) Ctrl+Enter
    b) Ctrl+B
    d) address bar
    e) Esc key
    c) Alt+Enter
    d) Alt+B
    e) None of these.
  8. A DVD is an example of a(n)
    a) hard disk
    b) optical disc
  9. Help menu is available at which
    c) output device
    button?
    a) End
    d) solid-state storage device
    e) None of these
    b) Start
    c) Task Manager
    d) Restart
    e) Help Button
  10. The basic unit of a worksheet into
    which you enter data in Excel is called a
    a) tab
    b) cell
  11. You can keep your personal
    files/folders in
    a) My folder
    c) box
    d) range
    e) None of these
    b) My Documents
    c) My Files
    d) My Text
  12. In Excel ________allows users to
    bring together copies of workbooks that
    other users have worked on
    independently.
    e) None of these
  13. When you save to this, your data will
    remain when the computer is turned off.
    a) RAM
    a) Copying
    b) Merging
    c) Pasting
    b) motherboard
    d) Compiling
    c) secondary storage device
    e) None of these

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a) clock speed

  1. If you want to connect to your own
    b) a processing cycle
    c) CPU speed
    d) access time
    e) None of these
    computer through the Internet from
    another location, you can use
    a) e-mail
    b) FTP
    c) instant message
    d) Telnet
    e) None of these
  2. __ controls the way in which
    the computer system functions and
    provides a means by which users can
    interact with the computer.
    a) The platform
  3. For selecting or highlighting, which of
    the following is generally used?
    a) Icon
    b) The operating system
    c) Application software
    b) Keyboard
    d) The motherboard
    c) Mouse
    e) None of these
    d) Floppy Disk
    e) None of these
  4. __ is the process of dividing
    the disk into tracks and sectors.
    a) Tracking
  5. Which device is used to access your
    computer by other computer or for talking
    b) Formatting
    over phone?
    a) RAM
    c) Crashing
    d) Allotting
    b) CD-ROM Drive
    c) Modem
    e) None of these
    d) Hard Drive
    e) None of these
  6. A modem
    a) translates analog signals from a computer
    into digital signals that can travel along
    conventional
  7. Which type of memory is closely
    related to processor?
    a) Main Memory
    b) Secondary Memory
    c) Disk Memory
    telephone lines.
    b) translates digital signals from a
    computer into analog signals that can
    travel along conventional
    c) demodulates digital signals from a computer.
    d) modulates signals from an analog telephone
    line.
    d) Tape Memory
    e) None of these
  8. Information that comes from an
    external source and is fed into computer
    software is called
    a) Input
    e) None of these
  9. What is the best way to have a data
    and the slide number appear on every
    slide?
    b) Output
    c) Throughput
    d) Reports
    e) None of these
    a) Choose Tools, Header and Footer, click Slide
    tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
    b) Choose Insert, Header and Footer, click
    Slide tab, select the desired options, click
    Apply to All
    c) Choose View, Header and Footer, click Slide
    tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
    d) Choose File, Header and Footer, click Slide
    tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
    e) None of these
  10. A computer‟s hard disk is
    a) an arithmetic and logical unit
    b) computer software
    c) operating system
    d) computer hardware
    e) None of these
  11. The time it takes a device to locate
    data and instructions and make them
    available to the CPU is known as
  12. All the following are examples of real
    security and privacy risks except
    a) hackers

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b) spam
a) icons
c) viruses
d) identity theft
e) None of these
b) screen
c) keys
d) menu
e) None of these

  1. A(n) __ system is a small,
    wireless handheld computer that scans
    items, tags and pulls up the current price
    (and any special offer) as you shop.
    a) PSS
  2. Which is not an item of hardware?
    a) An MP3 file
    b) A keyboard
    c) A disk drive
    b) POS
    d) A monitor
    c) Inventory
    e) None of these
    d) Data mining
    e) None of these
  3. You click at B to make the text
    a) italics
  4. Which of the following is NOT one of
    the four major data processing functions
    of a computer?
    b) underlined
    c) italics and underlined
    d) bold
    a) Gathering data
    e) None of these
    b) Processing data into information
    c) Analysing the data or information
    d) Storing the data or information
    e) None of these
  5. __ is the process of finding
    errors in software code.
    a) Debugging
    b) Compiling
  6. A proxy server is used for which of
    the following?
    c) Interpreting
    d) Testing
    a) To provide security against
    unauthorised users
    e) None of these
    b) To process client requests for Web pages
    c) To process client requests for database
    access
  7. Which of the following is a permanent
    memory?
    a) SRAM
    d) To provide TCP/IP
    b) DRAM
    e) None of these
    c) ROM
    d) All the above
    e) None of these
  8. All the logical and mathematical
    calculations done by the computer happen
    in/on the
    351.What type of port sends data one bit
    a) system board
    at a time?
    a) Serial
    b) Parallel
    c) USB
    b) central control unit
    c) central processing unit
    d) mother board
    e) memory
    d) FireWire
    e) None of these
  9. A __ contains buttons and
    menus that provide quick access to
    commonly used commands.
    a) menu bar
  10. The power-saving mode that allows
    the computer to restart by simply pressing
    a key on the
    b) tool bar
    keyboard is called
    c) window
    a) standby
    d) find
    b) warm boot
    e) None of these
    c) power management
    d) cold boot
  11. Letters, numbers and symbols found
    on a keyboard are
    e) None of these

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  1. Retail employees typically use
    e) None of these
    _ terminals to process sales
    transactions.
    a) sales processing
    b) transaction point
    c) automatic teller
  2. Which is the best view for
    representing your thoughts as a
    presentation on a computer?
    a) Outline view
    d) point of sale
    b) Notes page view
    e) None of these
    c) Slide sorter view
    d) Slide view
  3. The process of __ involves
    automated study of consumer‟s buying
    patterns is order to support marketing,
    inventory replenishment and pricing
    decisions.
    e) None of these
  4. In physical layer, which of the
    following devices is not applicable?
    a) Repeater
    b) Hub
    a) transaction processing
    b) data mining
    c) Bridge
    c) simulation
    d) Switch
    d) information processing
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. In multitasking
  6. The engineering discipline that
    involves construction of computing devices
    of the size of a molecule is called
    a) nanotechnology
    a) we can use only one CPU.
    b) we follow single–user concept.
    c) we follow multi–user concept.
    d) Both (a) and (b)
    b) molecular processing
    e) Both (a) and (c)
    c) silicon grafting
    d) nanoscience
    e) None of these
  7. _ is frequently used to
    import videos to a computer.
    a) Software
  8. The prefix that stands for “billionth”
    b) Firewire
    is
    c) Firmware
    a) giga
    d) Optical wire
    b) tera
    e) None of these
    c) nano
    d) peta
  9. In a Word document, _ bar
    e) None of these
    gives the information about the page
    number, number of pages etc.
  10. Programs that automatically submit
    your search request to several search
    engines simultaneously are called
    a) Metasearch engines
    b) Webcrawlers
    a) Tool
    b) Menu
    c) Task
    d) Title
    e) Status
    c) Spiders
    d) Hits
  11. Alternate key is considered as a part
    e) None of these
    of __ key.
    a) Primary
  12. Graphical diagrams are used to
    represent multiple perspectives of a
    system which include
    a) use-case, class and state diagrams
    b) state, interaction and derivative diagrams
    c) interaction, relationship and class diagrams
    d) deployment, relationship and use-case
    diagrams
    b) Foreign
    c) Candidate
    d) Composite
    e) Super
  13. In OSI model, the job of dialogue
    control and token management is
    performed by _ layer.

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a) Presentation
b) Network
c) Session
d) Transport
e) Datalink
d) clients
e) None of these

  1. DSL is an example of a(n) _
    connection.
    a) network
  2. The process of moving from main
    memory to disk is called
    a) Caching
    b) wireless
    c) slow
    d) None of these
    e) broadband
    b) Swapping
    c) Spooling
    d) Transferring
    e) Scheduling
  3. A term used to describe
    interconnected computer configuration is
    a) Micro program sequence
    b) Modulation
  4. Which of the following is an absolute
    cell reference?
    a) !A!1
    b) $A$1
    c) #A#1
    d) A1
    c) Multiprocessing
    d) Multi-programming
    e) None of these
  5. What is required when more than one
    e) _A_1
    person uses a central computer at the
    same time?
  6. In Baudot code, how many number of
    a) Light pen
    bits per symbol are used?
    b) Mouse
    a) seven
    b) five
    c) six
    c) Terminal
    d) Digitizer
    e) None of these
    d) eight
    e) two
  7. Multi user systems provided cost
    savings for small business because they
    use a Single Processing Unit to link several
    a) Personal computers
  8. The name of a file in MS Word cannot
    contain
    a) Letter
    b) Dumb terminals
    b) Space
    c) Workstations
    c) Number
    d) Underscore
    e) None of these
    d) Mainframes
    e) None of these
  9. A dumb terminal has
    a) an embedded microprocessor
    b) extensive memory
  10. __ terminals (formerly known
    as cash registers) are often connected to
    complex inventory and sales computer
    systems.
    a) Point-of-sale (POS)
    b) Data
    c) independent processing capability
    d) a keyboard and screen
    e) None of these
    c) Sales
    d) Query
    e) None of these
  11. What is the full form of USB as used
    in computer related activities?
    a) Universal Serial Bus
    b) Ultra Serial Block
  12. Smaller and less expensive PC-based
    servers are replacing _ in many
    businesses.
    c) United Service Block
    d) Universal Security Block
    e) None of these
    a) supercomputers
    b) mainframes
    c) laptops
  13. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cables is said to be-

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a) distributed
b) open source
c) centralized
d) wireless
c) gateway
d) router
e) None of these
e) None of these

  1. Personal computers can be connected
    together to form a
    a) server
    b) supercomputer
    c) enterprise
  2. A _ is a collection of
    computers and device connected together.
    a) network
    b) memory card
    d) network
    c) protocol
    e) None of these
    d) central processing unit
    e) None of these
  3. A button that makes character either
    upper or lower case and numbers the
  4. Multiplexing involves _ path and __ channel.
    a) one, one
    symbols is
    a) monitor
    b) shift key
    c) icon
    b) multiple, one
    c) one, multiple
    d) mouse
    d) multiple, multiple
    e) none of these
    e) None of these
  5. Which of the following computers is
  6. Which one amongst them is not an
    not considered as a portable computer?
    inter network ?
    a) LAN
    a) Notebook computer
    b) Laptop
    b) WAN
    c) MAN
    c) Mini computer
    d) PDA
    d) All are internet works
    e) None of these
    e) Tablet
  7. Preparing a magnetic disk for data
    storage is called
    a) debugging
  8. A proxy server is used for which of
    the following ?
    a) To provide security against unauthorized
    users
    b) formatting
    c) booting
    b) To provide TCP/IP
    c) To process client requests for database
    access
    d) commissioning
    e) compiling
    d) To process client requests for Web
    pages
    e) None of these
  9. A register that contains the result of
    an operation is called a(n)
    a) action register
    b) program counter
  10. The ability to easily add additional
    users means that a network is
    a) secure
    c) accumulator
    d) stack pointer
    e) data register
    b) dedicated
    c) decentralized
    d) scalable
  11. Third-generation language is
    a) machine language
    e) None of these
    b) assembly language
    c) high-level language
    d) middle-level language
    e) low-level language
  12. If you wish to extend the length of
    the network without having the signal
    degrade, you would use a
    a) repeater
  13. ATM cells comprise how many bytes?
    b) switch
    a) 53 bytes

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b) 57 bytes
d) Graphics
c) 45 bytes
e) Animations
d) 48 bytes
e) None of these

  1. Step-by-step instructions that run the
    computer are
    a) CPUs
    b) Programs
    c) Solutions
    d) Hardware
    e) Documents
  2. The device used to carry digital data
    on analog lines is called
    a) modem
    b) multiplexer
    c) modulator
    d) demodulator
    e) None
  3. The process of writing computer
    instructions in a programming language is
  4. Dumb terminals have terminals and
    a) mouse
    b) speakers
    known as
    a) Processing
    b) Algorithm
    c) Coding
    c) keyboard
    d) mouse or speakers
    e) None of these
    d) File
    e) Instructioning
  5. The portion of the CPU that
    coordinates the activities of all other
    computer components is the
    a) motherboard
    b) coordination board
    c) control unit
  6. Which of the following refers to too
    much electricity and may cause a voltage
    surge?
    a) Shock
    b) Anomaly
    c) Splash
    d) Spike
    e) Virus
    d) arithmetic logic unit
    e) None of these
  7. Which is a secondary memory device?
  8. Rules for exchanging data between
    computers are called
    a) procedures
    b) protocol
    c) hyperlink
    a) Mouse
    b) Floppy disk
    c) Scanner
    d) CPU
    e) ALU
    d) programs
    e) hyper-actions
  9. Which of the following is possible
    with open architecture?
  10. Which of the following is used to
    a) A minimum of six new devices to be added
    to a computer
    write Web pages?
    a) URL
    b) Hot swapping of devices
    b) HTML
    c) HTTP
    d) FTP
    c) Users to upgrade and add new devices
    as they come on the market
    d) All hardware, input, and output devices to be
    located in one efficient box
    e) Telnet
    e) A minimum of four new devices to be added
    to a computer
  11. __ is the most
    important/powerful computer in a typical
    network.
  12. __ are special visual and
    sound effects contained in a presentation
    graphics file.
    a) Network client
    b) Desktop
    c) Network switch
    a) Attractions
    d) Network station
    b) Simulations
    e) Network server
    c) Animatronics

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  1. Raw, unprocessed facts, including
    text, numbers, images, and sounds, are
    called
    b) Line Printer
    c) Computer Console
    d) Card Reader
    a) applets
    b) data
    e) None of these
    c) metaware
    d) items
    e) java
  2. Which of the following circuit is used
    as a „Memory device‟ in computers?
    a) Rectifier
    b) Flip-Flop
  3. The primary job of an operating
    system is to manage-
    a) Commands
    c) Comparator
    d) Attenuator
    e) None of these
    b) Users
    c) Programmes
  4. _ is a device that
    d) Resources
    connect two LAN or two segment of the
    e) Process
    same LAN.
    a) Bridges
    b) Switches
    c) Routers
  5. What is Cache RAM?
    a) Extra memory used for overflow from your
    Hard Disk
    d) Hubs
    b) A place to store secret information like
    passwords
    e) None of these
    c) It’s the same as your Hard Disk Drive
    d) Fast memory used for data that is
    accessed often
  6. Microsoft„s SQL server is the fasted
    growing __?
    a) Enterprise
    b) Server
  7. Fire wire is same as:
    a) IEEE 1394
    c) Network server
    d) DBMS
    b) 56K Modem
    e) None of these
    c) Roadrunner
    d) DVD
    e) All of the above
  8. __ is a collection of
    data that is organized so that its contents
    can easily be accessed manage and
    updated.
  9. What are the limitations of the local
    user account?
    a) Data warehouse
    b) Data mining
    a) Their passwords cannot be synchronized
    b) They cannot be used to access resources
    across domains
    c) Database
    d) Data dictionary
    e) None of these
    c) They do not support the interactive logon
    process
    d) All of the above
  10. Arranging of data in a logical
    sequence is knows as __.
    a) Classifying
    e) None of these
    b) Searching
  11. Which of the following are objects in
    an access data base?
    a) Table, Form
    c) Sorting
    d) Reproducing
    e) None of these
    b) Queries, Reports
    c) Macros, Modules
    d) All the above
  12. While working with MS-Dos which
    command transfers a specific file from one
    e) None of these
    disk to another?
    a) Copy
  13. The computer device primarily used
    to provide hard copy is the:
    a) CRT
    b) Disk copy
    c) Time
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e) None of these
e) None of these

  1. __ controls the way in
    which the computer system functions and
    provides a means by which users can
    interact with the computer.
    a) The platform
  2. To navigate to a new web page for
    which you know the URL, type that URL in
    the browser’s _ and press Enter.
    a) Address bar
    b) Domain bar
    b) The operating system
    c) Application software
    c) Address button
    d) Name button
    d) The motherboard
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  3. The CPU, also called the
    _________when talking about PCs, does
    the vast majority of the processing for a
    computer.
  4. The operating system is the most
    common type of __ software.
    a) communication
    b) application
    a) Macroprocessor
    c) system
    b) RAM
    d) word-processing software
    e) None of these
    c) Memory system
    d) Microprocessor
    e) None of these
  5. __ are specially designed
    computer chips that reside inside other
    devices, such as your car or your
    electronic thermostat.
    a) Servers
  6. What is the difference between a CD-
    ROM and a CD-RW ?
    a) They are the same-just two different
    terms used by different manufacturers
    b) A CD-ROM can be written to and a CD-RW
    cannot
    b) Embedded computers
    c) Robotic computers
    d) Mainframes
    e) None of these
    c) A CD-RW can be written to, but a CD-ROM
    can only be read from
    d) A CD-ROM holds more information than a
    CD-RW
    e) None of the above
  7. The steps and tasks needed to
    process data, such as responses to
    questions or clicking an icon, are called:
    a) instructions.
    b) the operating system.
    c) application software
  8. What is the term for how words will
    appear on a page?
    a) Text formatting
    b) Character formatting
    c) Point size
    d) the system unit.
    e) None of these
    d) Typeface
  9. Fifth generation computer is also
    known as
    e) None of these
    a) Knowledge information processing
    system
    b) Very large scale integration (VLSI)
    c) Small scale integration
    d) Both 1 & 2
  10. The process of a computer receiving
    information from a server on the Internet
    is known as
    a) pulling
    b) pushing
    e) None of these
    c) downloading
    d) transferring
  11. The computer that process both
    analog and digital is called
    a) Analog computer
    b) Digital computer
    c) Hybrid computer
    e) None of these
  12. Office LANs that are spread
    geographically apart on a large scale can
    be connected using a corporate
    a) CAN
    d) Mainframe computer

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b) LAN
c) DAN
d) WAN
e) TAN

  1. The system unit of a personal
    computer typically contains all of the
    following except:
    a) Serial interface
    b) Disk controller
  2. What is correcting errors in a
    program called?
    a) Interpreting
    c) Microprocessor
    d) Modem
    e) None of these
    b) Translating
    c) Debugging
    d) Compiling
    e) None of these
  3. A computer program that converts an
    entire program into machine language is
    called a/an –
    a) Simulator
  4. The output quality of a printer is
    measured by-
    b) Interpreter
    c) Compiler
    a) Dots printed per unit tune
    b) Dot per sq. Inch
    c) Dot per inch
    d) Commander
    e) None of these
    d) All of above
  5. All of the following are examples of
    e) None of these
    real security and privacy risks except-
    a) Viruses
  6. In analog computer –
    a) Output is displayed in digital form
    b) Input is never converted to digital form
    c) Input is first converted to digital form
    d) All of above
    b) Spam
    c) Hackers
    d) Identify theft
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  7. _ are specially designed
    computer chips reside inside other
    devices, such as your car or your
    electronic thermostat.
    a) Mainframes
  8. In latest generation computers, the
    instructions are executed:
    a) Sequentially only
    b) Parallel only
    c) Both sequentially and parallel
    d) All of above
    b) Embedded computers
    c) Robotic computers
    d) Servers
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  9. Who designed the first electronic
    computer ENIAC?
    a) Joseph M. Jacquard
  10. The operating system creates
    __ from the physical Computer.
    a) Virtual device
    b) Van-Neumann
    c) J. Presper Eckert and John W Mauchly
    d) All of above
    b) Virtual computers
    c) Virtual space
    d) All of the above
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  11. Who invented the high level language
    „C‟?
    a) Dennis M. Ritchie
    b) Donald Kunth
  12. A Person who designs program,
    operate and maintain computer equipment
    refers to-
    a) System Analyst
    c) Seymour Papert
    d) Niklaus Writh
    b) Programmer
    c) People-ware
    e) None of these
    d) Console-operator
    e) None of these

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  1. Which of the following is an example
    c) CPU
    of connectivity?
    a) CD
    d) Mouse
    e) None of these
    b) Floppy disk
    c) Internet
    d) Data
  2. Granting an outside organization
    access to internet web pages is often
    implemented using a(n)-
    a) Internet
    e) Power cord
  3. Human beings are referred to as
    Homosapinens, which device is called
    Sillico Sapiens?
    b) Intranet
    c) Extranet
    d) Wirenet
    a) Monitor
    e) None of these
    b) Hardware
    c) Computer
    d) Robot
  4. What is meant by a dedicated
    computer?
    e) None of these
    a) Which is used by one person only
    b) Which is meant for application software
    c) Which uses one kind of software
    d) Which is assigned one and only one task
    e) None of these
  5. An error in software or hardware is
    called a bug. What is the alternative
    computer jargon for it?
    a) Leech
    b) Glitch
    c) Slug
    d) Squid
    e) None of these
  6. A popular way to learn through
    computers without ever going to a
    classroom is called
    a) i-learning
    b) isolated learning
  7. Modern Computer are very reliable
    c) e-learning
    but they are not
    a) Infallible
    b) Powerful
    c) Fast
    d) Cheap
    e) None of these
    d) close learning
    e) None of these
  8. The ___ settings are
    automatic and standard.
    a) default
    b) CPU
  9. Most Advanced form of ROM is-
    a) PROM
    c) peripheral
    d) user-friendly
    b) EEPROM
    e) None of these
    c) EPROM
    d) Cache Memory
    e) None of these
  10. The life span of a CD-ROM is
    a) approximately one year
    b) approximately two years
    c) approximately five years
    d) approximately twenty-five years
    e) None of these
  11. Laptops was invented by-
    a) Dennis Ritchie
    b) Adam Osborne
    c) Donald Kunth
    d) Charles Babbage
    e) Blaise Pascal
  12. The physical components of a
    computer system is called
    a) Software
  13. Personal computers use a number of
    chips mounted on a main circuit board.
    What is the common name for such
    boards?
    b) Hardware
    c) ALU
    d) Control Unit
    e) None of these
    a) Monitor
    b) Motherboard

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  1. A device that is connected to the
    e) None of these
    motherboard is called
    a) an external device
    b) an adjunct device
    c) a peripheral device
    d) a ribbon cable
  2. A set of pre-coded instructions
    executed by a computer is called
    a) program
    b) software
    e) None of these
    c) hardware
    d) action
  3. The output which is made up of
    pictures, sounds, and video is called
    a) COM
    b) hard copy
    c) graphics
    e) None of these
  4. The ______________enables your
    computer to connect to other computers.
    a) Network Interface Card
    b) ALU
    d) multimedia
    e) None of these
    c) Video card
  5. The first step in the transaction
    processing cycle is
    a) database operations
    b) audit
    d) Sound Card
    e) None of these
  6. The segment in which business
    c) data entry
    directly sells to the end consumer is called
    d) user inquiry
    a) G2G
    e) None of these
    b) P2P
    c) C2B
  7. In Oracle, what is the default number
    d) B2C
    of transactions that MAXTRANS is set to if
    e) None of these
    not specified?
    a) 512
    b) 10
  8. When you open Internet, the first
    page is referred to as
    a) first page
    c) 40
    d) 255
    b) home page
    e) None of these
    c) master page
    d) intro page
  9. A typical slide in a slide presentation
    would not include
    e) None of these
    a) photo images, charts and graphs
    b) graphs and clip art
  10. HTML programming uses
    a) tags
    c) clip art and audio clips
    d) content templates
    b) tables
    c) pictures
    e) None of these
    d) numbers
    e) None of these
  11. By default, your documents print in
    __ mode.
    a) Landscape
  12. All of the following storage media
    have Read and Write capabilities except
    a) hard disk drives
    b) portrait
    c) page setup
    b) floppy disks
    d) print view
    c) flash memory cards
    e) None of these
    d) CD-ROMs
    e) None of these
  13. The instructions to a computer are
    given in _ language.
    a) machine
    b) codes
  14. Java is a
    a) machine code
    b) spreadsheet
    c) assembly
    d) compiler
    c) database
    d) high-level language

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e) None of these

  1. LAN system is a(n)
  2. Which of the following is the most
    suitable programming language for
    scientific purpose?
    a) COBOL
    a) Obsolete system
    b) Single-user system
    c) Local area network
    d) Multiuser system
    b) BASIC
    c) FORTRAN
    d) Power Point
    e) None of these
  3. Which of the following is essential for
    using a computer effectively
    a) System software
    b) Utility software
  4. A major upgrade or revision of
    software is reflected in the use of
    a) special symbols
    c) Command software
    d) Executive software
    b) decimal numbers
  5. RAM is a(n)
    c) version letters
    d) whole numbers
    e) None of these
    a) Unaffordable memory
    b) Removable memory
    c) Temporary memory
    d) Permanent memory
  6. Flash Drives plug into a(n)
    a) Serial port
    b) USB port
  7. Which of the following is not a
    document file in a word processor?
    a) Letter
    c) Drive bay
    d) Serial bay
    b) Memo
    c) COBOL program
    d) Report
  8. _ is the most commonly
    used input device of a computer.
    a) Webcam
  9. In order to have your computer play
    music you need
    b) Keyboard
    c) Microphone
    d) Scanner
    a) A sound card and speakers
    b) Only external speakers
    c) Nothing more than the internal speaker
    d) A CD-ROM drive
  10. UNIX is a(n) __________operating
    system.
    a) Outdated
    b) Multi-user
    c) Parallel user
    d) Single user
  11. If you press _, the cell in
    MS-Excel accepts your typing as its
    contents?
    a) Tab
    b) Enter
  12. __ is data that has been
    organised or presented in a meaningful
    fashion.
    c) Ctrl+Enter
    d) Alt+Enter
    e) None of these
    a) Information
    b) Wisdom
    c) Storage
  13. The standard protocol of the Internet
    is __.
    a) Flash
    d) Software
    b) Java
  14. An extremely fast computer that can
    perform hundreds of billions of
    instructions is a
    c) HTML
    d) TCP/IP
    e) None of these
    a) PDA
    b) Minicomputer
    c) Supercomputer
  15. Which of the following is not a
    modifier key?
    d) Workstation
    a) Caps lock

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b) Ctrl

  1. What is the name of the program that
    c) Alt
    d) Shift
    e) None of these
    controls the computer?
    a) The File Manager
    b) An Application Program
    c) A Browser
  2. What are the two essential parts of
    the computer?
    d) The Operating System
    e) The Compiler
    a) Keyboard & Mouse
    b) Printer & Screen
  3. Computers manipulate data in many
    ways, and this manipulation is called
    a) upgrading
    c) Hardware & Software
    d) Monitor & Keyboard
    e) None of these
    b) utilizing
    c) batching
  4. Mouse is a __.
    a) output device
    d) processing
    e) downloading
    b) browser
    c) software
  5. Creating a __ means making a
    d) input device
    duplicate copy of important files so that
    e) None of these
    when a problem occurs, you can restore
    those files using the copy.
    a) mirror
    b) backup
  6. A computer on a network that access
    resources provided by another computer
    called –
    c) printout
    a) A computer
    d) hotspot
    b) A Server
    e) hot file
    c) A Brewers
    d) A Beta test and Beker call
    e) None of these
  7. The main system board of a computer
    is called the
    a) motherboard
  8. Which of the following has the
    smallest storage capacity?
    a) zip disk
    b) integrated circuit (IC)
    c) processor
    d) microchip
    b) hard disk
    e) drive board
    c) data cartridge
    d) floppy disk
  9. Peripheral devices such as printers
    e) CD
    and monitors are considered to be
    a) source code
  10. Which of the following is not a
    computer language?
    b) software
    c) data
    a) High – Level Language
    b) Medium Level Language
    c) Low Level Language
    d) information
    e) hardware
    d) Machine Language
  11. In a computer, most of the processing
    e) None of these
    takes place in
    a) RAM
  12. Which type of memory gets lost when
    you switch off?
    a) RAM
    b) Memory
    c) Motherboard
    d) CPU
    b) ROM
    e) ALU
    c) Cache
    d) Dynamic
    e) Static
  13. The parts of a computer system that
    can be touched are collectively called as
    a) Cable
    b) Software

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c) Modem

  1. An error in a computer program is
    d) Memory
    e) Hardware
    called __ .
    a) Crash
    b) Power failure
    c) Virus
    d) Bug
  2. A collection of programmes which
    determines and controls how your
    computer system works and process
    information is called
    a) Interpreter
    b) Computer
    c) Operating system
    d) Compiler
    e) Bugger
  3. BIT stands for –
    a) Binary Information Unit
    b) Binary language
    c) Megabyte
    e) Office
    d) Binary Number
    e) Binary Digit
  4. Which of the following is equal to
    1,048,576 byte (approx. one million byte)?
  5. A tape drive offers _ access
    a) Megabyte
    b) Gigabyte
    c) Memory
    d) Byte
    to data.
    a) sporadic
    b) timely
    c) sequential
    d) random
    e) disastrous
    e) Kilobyte
  6. A hard disk drive is considered as a
    __ storage.
    a) flash
  7. How many values can be represented
    by a single byte?
    a) 4
    b) temporary
    c) non volalite
    b) 512
    d) non-permanent
    e) None of these
    c) 64
    d) 16
    e) 256
  8. A permanent memory is called
    a) RAM
    b) LCD
    c) CPU
    d) ROM
    e) ALU
  9. A device which can be connected to a
    network without using cable is called
    _ .
    a) Centralised device
    b) Distributed device
    c) Open-source device
    500.Personal computers can be connected
    together to form a ____
    .
    a) super computer
    d) Without code device
    e) Wireless device
    b) server
  10. The name given to a document by its
    c) enterprise
    d) network
    user is called __.
    a) Data
    e) None of these
    b) Program
    c) Record
  11. Name of the round shining portable
    disk which can store large amount of
    information and softwares.
    a) Floppy disk
    d) File name
    e) File type
  12. The data on floppy disks are recorded
    b) CD-ROM
    c) Scanner
    in rings called __ .
    a) rounders
    d) Monitor
    b) ringers
    e) Laptop
    c) tracks
    d) sectors

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e) circles
d) Mesh Network
e) None of these

  1. All the components of a computer are
    either or _.
    a) software, CPU/RAM
  2. A Winchester disk is a
    a) Flexible disk
    b) application software, system software
    c) hardware, software
    d) input device, output device
    e) input, output
    b) Disk stack
    c) Removable disk
    d) Non-removable disk
    e) None of these
  3. A computer consists of
    a) a central processing unit
    b) a memory unit
    c) Input and output units
    d) all of the above
  4. Which of the following is the fastest?
    a) CPU
    b) Sensors, mechanical controllers
    c) Video terminals
    d) Magnetic disks and tapes
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. Which of the following memories is
    capable of operating at electronic speed?
    a) Magnetic disks
  6. A collection of wires that connects
    data is
    a) Bus
    b) Magnetic tapes
    b) Link
    c) Magnetic drum
    c) Cables
    d) Semiconductor memory
    e) None of these
    d) Bidirectional wires
    e) None of these
  7. One thousand Bytes represent a
    a) Megabyte
    b) Kilobyte
  8. Example of non-numerical data is
    a) Employee name
    b) Bank balance
    c) Gigabyte None
    d) None
    c) Examination score
    d) Payroll data
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  9. Moving process from main memory to
  10. What is full form of SMPS?
    a) Storage Mode Power Shortage
    b) Simple Mode Power Supply
    c) Switch Mode Power Supply
    d) Storage Mode Power Supply
    e) None of these
    disks is called
    a) Swapping
    b) Scheduling
    c) Caching
    d) Spooling
    e) None of these
  11. One Mega Byte is equal to
    a) 1024 Giga Bits
    b) 1024 Kilo Bytes
    c) 1024 Bits
  12. Sending a file from your PC‟s primary
    memory or disk to another computer is
    called
    a) Downloading
    d) 1024 Bytes
    b) Uploading
    e) None of these
    c) Logging on
    d) Tracing on
    e) None of these
  13. What is full form of CMOS?
    a) Complementary Metal Oxygen
    Semiconductor
  14. A central computer surrounded by
    one or more satellite computers is called a
    a) Star Network
    b) Complementary Metal Oscillator
    Semiconductor
    c) Complementary Metal Oxide
    Semiconductor
    b) Ring Network
    c) Bus Network
    d) Content Metal Oxide Semiconductor

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e) None of these
b) Malware
c) Virus

  1. Which among following is secondary
    d) Hub
    storage device?
    a) Hard Disk
    b) Semi-Conductor
    c) Diode
    d) RAM
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  2. What is backup?
    a) Adding more components to your network
    b) Protecting data by copying it from the
    original source to a different destination
    c) Accessing data on tape
  3. Second generation of computers
    consist of which of following?
    a) Vacuum Tubes
    d) Filtering old data from the new data
    e) Using earlier data
    b) VLSI Microprocessor
    c) Transistors
    d) Diodes
  4. The legal right to use software based
    on specific restrictions is granted via
    a___________ .
    e) None of these
    a) software privacy policy
    b) software license
  5. The result of computer processing of
    c) software log
    your input is called
    a) output
    d) software password manager
    e) None of these
    b) data
    c) multi-tasking
    d) tracking
  6. What is an e-mail attachment?
    a) A receipt sent by the recipient.
    e) None of these
    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 friend to whom e-mail is sent regularly
    e) A list of CC or BCC recipients
  7. Which of the following is the
    equipment which holds the screen of a
    computer?
    a) Video
    b) Desktop
    c) Modem
    d) Monitor
    e) Scanner
  8. Which of the following is the type of
    software that controls the internal
    operations in the computer and controls
    how the computer works with all its parts?
    a) Application software
  9. Which of the following is usually
    connected to a computer with the help of a
    b) Public domain software
    cable?
    c) Shareware
    a) Icon
    b) Virus
    d) Operating system software
    e) None of these
    c) Database
    d) Pixel
    e) Peripheral devices
  10. When data changes in multiple lists
    and all lists are not updated, this causes
    _.
  11. Which among following is not an
    input device?
    a) information overload
    b) data redundancy
    a) Mouse
    c) data consistency
    b) Scanner
    d) duplicate data
    c) Keyboard
    e) data inconsistency
    d) Printer
    e) None of these
  12. What is the main folder on a storage
    device called?
  13. Which among following is odd one?
    a) Root directory
    a) Spyware
    b) Device driver

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c) interface
d) Platform
they are downloading.
a) dragging
e) Main directory
b) flashing
c) streaming

  1. To view information on the Web you
    must have a _.
    a) cable modem
    d) pulling
    e) None of these
    b) Web browser
  2. Which of the following is not a
    c) hypertext viewer
    d) domain name server
    e) None of these
    protocol?
    a) HTML
    b) FTP
    c) TCP/IP
    d) http
  3. A file is often referred to as a
    a) pane
    e) None of these
    b) document
    c) wizard
    d) device
  4. Compilers are the software
    a) used as interpreters
    e) documentation
    b) for printing hard copies
    c) used for translation
    d) designed for customers
    e) None of these
  5. To protect yourself from computer
    hacker intrusions you should install a
    a) firewall
    b) macro
    c) mailer
  6. Software of computer means
    a) interface between operator and machine
    b) printed output
    d) script
    e) None of these
    c) magnetic disk
    d) printing device
  7. What type of computers are client
    computers (most of the time) in a client-
    server system?
    e) None of these
  8. Which of the following Languages is
    a) Mainframe
    b) Microcomputer
    used with an interpreter?
    a) PASCAL
    c) Mini-computer
    b) BASIC
    d) PDA
    c) COBOL
    e) None of these
    d) FORTRAN
    e) None of these
  9. DOS is a(n)
    a) multi-user operating system
    b) multi-user and multi-programming system
    c) open source operating system
    d) single-user operating system
    e) None of these
  10. DSL is an example of a(n)
    ____________connection.
    a) slow
    b) broadband
    c) slow network
    d) wireless
  11. Which of the following is a wildcard
    e) None of these
    that stands in the place of a series of
    letters?
    a) —
  12. The source program is written in
    a) object program
    b) #
    c) %
    b) high-level language
    c) binary code
    d) *
    e) None of these
    d) assembly language
    e) None of these
  13. _ is the process whereby
    media files such as a video start playing as
  14. .xls, .doc and .pptx are examples of
    a) protocols

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b) domains
b) Scanners
c) OCR
d) Bar codes
e) None of these
c) databases
d) extensions
e) None of these

  1. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cables is said to be
    a) distributed
  2. Which of the following refers to a
    small, single-site network?
    a) CPU
    b) centralized
    b) USB
    c) open source
    c) RAM
    d) wireless
    d) LAN
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  3. The name a user assigns to a
    document is called a
    a) filename
  4. A set of instructions telling the
    computer what to do is called
    a) Mentor
    b) program
    b) Instructor
    c) record
    c) Compiler
    d) data
    d) Program
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. Information on a computer is stored
    as
  6. X.21 protocol consists of
    a) Physical and frame layers
    b) Frame and packet layers
    c) Physical, frame and packet layers
    d) Only Physical layers
    a) analog data
    b) watts data
    c) modern data
    d) digital data
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  7. What happens when you boot up a
    PC?
    a) Portions of the operating system are
    copied from disk into memory.
    b) Portions of the operating system are
    compiled.
  8. For seeing the output, you use
    a) Monitor
    b) Keyboard
    c) Scanner
    d) Mouse
    e) None of these
    c) Portions of the operating system are copied
    from memory onto disk.
  9. CDs are of which shape?
    a) Square
    d) Portions of the operating system are
    emulated.
    b) Round
    e) The PC gets switched off.
    c) Hexagonal
    d) Rectangular
    e) None of these
  10. Linux is an example of
    a) freeware
    b) shareware
  11. Ctrl, Shift and Alt are called
    _ keys.
    a) Modifier
    c) open source software
    d) complimentary
    e) None of these
    b) Adjustment
    c) Function
    d) Alphanumeric
    e) None of these
  12. Which of the following software
    applications would be the most
    appropriate for performing numerical and
    statistical calculations?
    a) Database
  13. The pattern of printed lines on most
    products are called
    b) Spreadsheet
    a) Prices
    c) Graphics package

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d) Document processor
e) Power Point

  1. Compiling creates a(n)
    a) subroutine
    b) program specification
    c) error-free program
    d) algorithm
  2. A _ is used to read hand
    written or printed text to make a digital
    image that is stored in memory.
    a) printer
    e) executable program
    b) laser beam
    c) scanner
  3. Expansion cards are inserted into
    a) slots
    d) touchpad
    b) the CPU
    e) None of these
    c) peripheral devices
    d) the back of the computer
    e) None of these
  4. You organise files by storing them in
    a) indexes
    b) folders
    c) archives
    d) lists
  5. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cable is said to be
    a) open source
    e) None of these
    b) non-wired
    c) centralized
  6. A __ is pre-designed
    d) distributed
    document that already has coordinating
    e) wireless
    fonts, a layout, and a background.
    a) guide
    b) model
    c) ruler
    d) template
    e) design-plate
  7. A complete electronic circuit with
    transistors and other electronic
    components on a small silicon chip is
    called a(n)
    a) CPU
    b) workstation
  8. What is the default file extension for
    c) magnetic disk
    all Word documents?
    d) integrated circuit
    e) complex circuit
    a) WRD
    b) TXT
    c) DOC
    d) FIL
  9. Junk e-mail is also called
    a) spoof
    e) WD
    b) crap
    c) sniffer script
    d) spool
    e) spam
  10. Removing and replacing devices
    without turning off your computer is
    referred to as
    a) USB swapping
  11. A program designed to destroy data
    b) Plug-n-Play
    on your computer which can travel to
    c) Bay swap
    “infect” other computers is called a
    d) Hot swapping
    e) None of these
    a) infector
    b) torpedo
    c) hurricane
    d) virus
  12. Specialised programs that assist
    users in locating information on the Web
    are called.
    e) disease
    a) locator engines
    b) information engines
    c) web browsers
    d) resource locators
    e) search engines
  13. ____ shows the files,
    folders, and drives on your computer,
    making it easy to navigate from one
    location to another within the file
    hierarchy.
    a) Windows Explorer

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b) Microsoft Internet Explorer
d) Status bar
c) My Computer
e) None of the above
d) Folders Manager
e) Windows Locator

  1. After a picture has been taken with a
    digital camera and processed
    appropriately, the actual print of the
    picture is considered:
    a) data
  2. The ___ manual tells
    you how to use a software program.
    a) documentation
    b) technical
    b) output
    c) user
    c) input
    d) programming
    e) designer
    d) the process
    e) None of these
  3. A collection of interrelated records is
    called a
    a) spreadsheet
    b) management information system
    c) database
  4. The __ enables you to
    simultaneously keep multiple Web pages
    open in one browser window.
    a) tab box
    b) pop – up helper
    d) utility file
    c) tab row
    e) datasheet
    d) address bar
    e) Esc Key
  5. Which of the following is non-impact
    printer?
    a) Chain printer
  6. The ability of an OS to run more than
    one application at a time is called
    _ .
    b) Line printer
    c) Drum printer
    a) Multitasking
    d) Laser printer
    e) None of these
    b) Object Oriented Programming
    c) Multi-use Computing
    d) Time sharing
  7. The components that process data
    are located in the _____ .
    a) output devices
    e) None of these
  8. Networking such as LAN, MAN started
    from:
    b) input devices
    c) system unit
    a) First generation
    d) storage component
    e) None of these
    b) Second generation
    c) Third generation
    d) Fourth generation
    e) None of these
  9. __ cells involve creating
    single cells by combining two or more
    selected cells.
  10. You can use the __ bar to
    a) Formatting
    type URL and display a Web page, or type
    b) Merging
    a keyword to display a list of related Web
    c) Embedding
    pages.
    d) Splitting
    e) None of these
    a) Menu
    b) Title
    c) Search
    d) Web
  11. Which of the following displays
    programs that are currently running? A
    single click on one of the program icons
    will bring the Windows up.
    a) Menu bar
    e) Address
  12. A computer program that converts
    assembly language to machine language is
    __ .
    b) Task bar
    a) Compiler
    c) Title bar
    b) Interpreter

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c) Assembler

  1. _ is the most
    d) Comparator
    important/powerful computer in a typical
    e) None of the above
    network.
    a) Desktop
  2. Which access method is used for
    obtaining a record from a cassette tape?
    a) Direct
    b) Network client
    c) Network server
    d) Bank
    b) Sequential
    e) None of these
    c) Random
    d) All of the above
  3. A(n) __ appearing on a web
    e) None of the above
    page opens another document when
    clicked .
  4. Which part interprets program
    instructions and initiate control
    operations?
    a) Input
    b) Storage unit
    a) anchor
    b) URL
    c) hyperlink
    d) reference
    e) None of these
    c) Logic unit
    d) Control unit
  5. Junk e-mail is also called _.
    e) None of the above
    a) spoof
    b) spam
  6. A keyboard is _ device.
    c) spill
    a) black
    b) input
    d) sniffer script
    e) None of these
    c) output
    d) word Process
    e) None of these
  7. To save an existing file with new
    name at a new location we should us
    _ command.
    a) Save
    b) Save and replace
    c) Save as
  8. Who is known as father of Artificial
    Intelligence?
    a) John McCarthy
    b) Vint Cerf
    d) New file
    c) Dennis Ritchie
    e) None of these
    d) James Gosling
    e) None of these
  9. In processing cheques, which of the
    following PO techniques have Indian
  10. Which of the following is not a
    banks traditionally followed?
    storage device?
    a) Monitor
    b) CD
    a) VRT
    b) OMR
    c) OCR
    c) Hard disk
    d) Floppy Disk
    e) DVD
    d) Barcode
    e) MICR
  11. ___is collection of web pages and _ is the very first page that we
    see on opening of a website.
    a) Home page, Web-page
  12. The CPU comprises of Control,
    Memory and __ units.
    a) Microprocessor
    b) Arithmetic/Logic
    c) Output
    b) Web-site, Home-page
    c) Login page, Home-page
    d) ROM
    d) Web-page, Web-site
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  13. What is the full form of DFD?
    a) Data Flow Document

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b) Data File Diagram
c) Data Flow Diagram
d) Data Flow Drawing
e) None of these

  1. What is the Short cut key for line
    break?
    a) CTRL + Enter
    b) Alt + Enter
    c) Shift + Enter
    d) Space + Enter
    e) None of these
  2. In MS-Word, an efficient way to move
    the 3rd paragraph to place it after the 5th
    paragraph is _.
    a) copy and paste
  3. A light sensitive device that converts
    b) copy and cut
    drawing, printed text or other image into
    c) cut, copy and paste
    d) cut and paste
    digital form is _.
    a) Keyboard
    e) None of these
    b) Plotter
    c) Scanner
  4. Which of the following companies
    developed MS office?
    a) Microsoft
    d) OMR
    e) None of these
    b) Novell
    c) Corel
  5. Portrait is a __.
    a) A font style
    d) Lotus
    b) Paper Size
    e) None of these
    c) Page Layout
  6. A device operating at the physical
    layer is called a _.
    a) Bridge
    d) Page Orientation
    e) None of these
    b) Router
  7. __ is not a web browser.
    c) Repeater
    d) All of the above
    e) None of these
    a) Netscape
    b) Mozilla
    c) Internet Explorer
    d) Chrome
  8. Which of the following is not a
    network?
    e) Telnet
    a) Local area network
    b) Wide area network
    c) Optical fiber
    d) All are networks
    e) None of these
  9. A _______is a major database object
    used to display information in a printable
    page format.
    a) form
    b) query
    c) report
  10. In case of MS-access, the rows of
    d) table
    table correspond to _.
    e) None of these
    a) Field
    b) Records
    c) Reports
    d) Files
  11. IDE stands for __.
    a) Integrate Disk Error
    b) Input Data Error
    e) None of these
    c) Integrated Development Environment
    d) Integrated Disk Environment
    e) None of these
  12. Holding the mouse button down while
    moving an object or text is known as
    _.
  13. Which of the following command is
    a) Moving
    used to rename the file or folder?
    b) Dragging
    a) F3
    c) Dropping
    b) F4
    d) Highlighting
    c) F2
    e) None of these
    d) F7
    e) None of these

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b) Server

  1. The __ enables your computer
    to connect to other computers.
    a) video card
    c) Compiler
    d) Interpreter
    e) OS
    b) sound card
    c) network interface card
    d) controller card
    e) None of these
  2. What is the full form of UTP?
    a) Unshielded Twisted Pair
    b) Universal Transmission Path
    c) User Time Precision
  3. What menu is selected to save or
    save as _.
    a) Tools
    d) Unified Transmission Protocol
    e) Uniplexed Time Protocol
    b) File
  4. Which of the following is an input
    c) Format
    device?
    d) Edit
    e) None of these
    a) Monitor
    b) Speaker
    c) Printer
  5. A(n) _ is text that you want
    printed at the bottom of the page?
    a) header
    d) Keyboard
    e) Plotter
    b) endnote
    c) footnote
    d) footer
  6. Which of the followings is not a
    storage device?
    a) A CD
    e) None of these
    b) A DVD
    c) A floppy disk
    d) A printer
    e) A Hard disk
  7. Which of the following is not an
    operating system?
    a) DOS
    b) MS-Access
    c) Linux
    d) Windows
    e) None of these
  8. Which of the following uses a
    handheld operating system?
    a) A supercomputer
    b) A personal computer
    c) A laptop
  9. To move to the beginning of a line of
    d) A mainframe
    text, press __ key.
    a) Home
    e) A PDA
    b) Ctrl
  10. A place that a user can create to store
    c) Space
    files.
    d) Enter
    e) None of these
    a) cursor
    b) text
    c) folder
    d) boot
    e) None of these
  11. Microsoft Office Word creates a
    ________for you when you press ENTER
    or the SPACEBAR after you type the
    address of an existing Web page.
    a) word
  12. The __ tells the computer
    how to use its components?
    a) Utility
    b) hyperlink
    c) Bookmark
    b) Network
    d) Document
    e) None of these
    c) Application Program
    d) Operating system
    e) None of these
  13. Which of the following is an example
    of hardware?
    a) Assembler

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  1. Which of the following is an
    acceptable way to shut down the
    computer?
  2. Which of the following is not an input
    device?
    a) Select the ‘Shut down ‘ option from a
    menu
    a) OCR
    b) Optical scanners
    b) turn the computer off at the power point
    c) press the reset button
    d) pull the power cord from the back of the
    computer
    c) Voice recognition device
    d) COM (Computer Output to Microfilm)
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  3. Internet Explorer is a _.
    a) Web Browser
  4. Which of the following is not a
    computer programming language?
    a) Windows 10
    b) Graphing Package
    c) News Reader
    d) Any person browsing the net
    e) None of these
    b) Pascal
    c) BASIC
    d) COBOL
    e) None of these
  5. USB in data cables stands
    for__________.
    a) Unicode smart Bus
    b) Universal structural Bus
    c) Unicode Serial Bus
    d) Universal Serial Bus
    e) None of these
  6. A repair for a known software bug,
    usually available at no charge on the
    internet, is called a(n) __.
    a) version
    b) patch
    c) tutorial
    d) FAQ
  7. You must install a (n)
    _ on a network if you want
    e) None of these
    to share a broadband Internet connection.
    a) router
    b) modem
    c) node
  8. The computer size was very large in
    _.
    a) First Generation
    d) cable
    b) Second Generation
    c) Third Generation
    e) None of these
    d) Fourth Generation
  9. Which of the following can be used to
    e) None of these
    select the entire document?
    a) Ctrl+A
  10. Which of the following code used in
    present day computing was developed by
    IBM Corporation?
    b) Alt+F5
    c) Shift+A
    d) Ctrl+K
    a) ASCII
    e) Ctrl+H
    b) Hollerith Code
    c) EBCDIC Code
  11. To reload a web page, press the
    d) Baudot Code
    e) None of these
    __ button.
    a) Redo
    b) Reload
  12. In the binary language each letter of
    the alphabet, each number and each
    special-character is made up of a unique
    combination of _.
    a) eight bytes
    c) Restore
    d) Ctrl
    e) Refresh
  13. Which is not a font style?
    b) eight kilobytes
    a) Bold
    c) eight characters
    d) eight bits
    b) Superscript
    c) Italic
    e) None of these
    d) Regular

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e) None of these
d) Digital computer
e) None of these

  1. Which of the following programming
    languages is associated with Artificial
    Intelligence?
    a) B
  2. Fax machines are used to send
    documents through a _ .
    a) Telephone line
    b) A++
    b) Modems
    c) C++
    c) Co-axial wire
    d) PROLOG
    e) None of these
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
  3. On color monitor each pixel is
    composed of __.
    a) two mini dots
  4. What kind of server converts IP
    addresses to domain names?
    a) DNS
    b) five mini dots
    b) MNS
    c) six mini dots
    c) UTP
    d) three mini dots
    e) None of these
    d) RTP
    e) None of these
  5. AltaVista is a(n)_.
    a) Software
    b) Search engine
    c) Hardware
  6. Programs such as Mozilla Firefox that
    serve as navigable windows into the Web
    are called________.
    a) Internet
    d) Antivirus
    e) None of these
    b) Data card
    c) Web browsers
  7. and _ is/are mostly
    used input device.
    d) RAM
    e) None of these
    a) Keyboard, mouse
    b) Scanner, Monitor
  8. ALU is
    c) Digital camera, printer
    d) Microphone ups
    e) None of these
    a) Access Logic Unit
    b) Arithmetic Logic Unit
    c) Array Logic Unit
    d) Artificial Logic Unit
    e) None of these
  9. You click at I to make the text
    __.
    a) Italics
    b) Underlined
    c) Italics and under lined
    d) Bold
  10. _ is used in second
    generation computer.
    a) Transistors
    b) Vacuum tubes
    e) None of these
    c) Microprocessor
    d) Integrated circuit
    e) None of these
  11. Correcting errors in a program is
    called _.
    a) Interpreting
    b) Translating
    c) Debugging
  12. Name the first general purpose
    electronic computer.
    a) EDVAC
    d) Compiling
    b) ADVAC
    e) None of these
    c) UNIVAC
    d) IBM-PC
  13. Which of the following is the fastest
    type of computer?
    e) None of these
    a) Mini computer
    b) Mainframe computer
    c) Supercomputer
  14. The group of data and operations
    together are known as
    a) Object

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b) Function
c) Class
b) user
c) technical
d) Structure
e) None of these
d) programming
e) None of these

  1. The first microprocessor was
    developed in 1971 by
    a) Intel
  2. What disk is used to cold-boot a PC?
    a) Setup disk
    b) System disk
    b) Apple
    c) program disk
    c) NASA
    d) Diagnostic disk
    d) Gigabite
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  3. Which of the following cannot be part
    of an email address?
    a) Period (.)
  4. Conversion of analog waves to a
    digital format called
    a) Echo
    b) At sign (@)
    b) Sampling
    c) Space ()
    c) Frequency
    d) Underscore (_)
    d) Sound forge
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. A DVD is an example of a(n)
    a) hard disk
  6. FORTRAN was introduced in the year
    a) 1945
    b) optical disc
    b) 1947
    c) output device
    c) 1950
    d) 1957
    d) solid-state storage device
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  7. Approximately how many bytes make
    one Megabyte?
    a) One Thousand
  8. _______is the father of punched
    card.
    a) Charles Babbage
    b) Blasie Pascal
    b) Ten Thousand
    c) One Hundred
    c) Joanthan Lva
    d) One Million
    d) Herman Hollerith
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  9. The box that contains the central
    electronic components of the computer is
    the
    a) motherboard
    b) system unit
  10. What is called the starting up on
    operating system?
    a) Starting
    b) Entering
    c) Peripheral
    c) Booting
    d) input device
    d) Formatting
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  11. Three types of compact disks include
  12. We can repeat narration by pressing
    a) Ctrl + R
    CD-ROM, CD-R and
    a) CD-W
    b) Alt + R
    b) CD-RW
    c) Shift + R
    c) CD-RAM
    d) Alt + Shift + R
    e) None of these
    d) CD-DVD
    e) None of these
  13. The __ manual tells you
    how to use a software program.
    a) documentation
  14. The _ controls a client‟s
    computer resources.
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b) instruction set
a) Alt + Delete
b) Shift
c) Esc
c) operating system
d) server application
e) None of these
d) Delete
e) Backspace

  1. To reload a Web page, press the
    _ button.
    a) Redo
  2. A web address is also called a
    __.
    a) LRU
    b) Reload
    c) Restore
    b) URL
    d) Refresh
    c) LUR
    e) None of these
    d) ULR
    e) None of these
    669.What kind of scheme is the HTTP
    protocol?
  3. A VLAN equals to _.
    a) get/put
    a) Router
    b) store/forward
    c) search/return
    d) request/response
    e) None of these
    b) Subnet
    c) Firewall
    d) Host/Client ID
    e) WAN
  4. When your computer stops working
  5. The first PC virus was developed in
    suddenly, it is referred to as a _.
    a) 1982
    a) crash
    b) 1984
    b) die
    c) 1986
    c) death
    d) 1987
    d) penalty
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  6. What is the best definition of a
    compiler?
    a) A compiler is a utility that copies a program
    from disk into memory and begins its
    execution.
  7. C++ belongs to which category of
    Programming Language?
    a) Procedural
    b) Modular
    c) Object Oriented
    d) Structured
    e) None of these
    b) A compiler is a program that converts
    all the source code into object code.
    c) A compiler is used to detect logical errors in
    a program by allowing the programmer to trace
    the code line by line.
    d) A compiler is a utility that links a
    programmer’s source code to operating system
    utilities prior to execution.
  8. Capital letters on a keyboard are
    referred to as _.
    a) Caps lock key
    b) Grownups
    c) Big guys
    e) None of these
    d) Lower case letters
    e) None of these
  9. Which file creates a perfect
    reproduction of the original images?
  10. The group of data and operations
    together are known as
    a) Object
    a) DOCX
    b) XLSX
    c) GIF
    b) Function
    d) JPEG
    c) Class
    e) None of these
    d) Structure
    e) None of these
  11. Which of the following is READ-only
  12. Which of the following keys is used to
    delete characters to the left of the cursor?
    disc?
    a) DVD-R

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b) DVD-ROM
c) DVD-RW

  1. Desktop and personal computers are
    d) CD-R
    e) None of these
    also Known as
    a) Microcomputers
    b) Mainframes
  2. Which of the following is not a
    computer language?
    c) Supercomputers
    d) Servers
    a) High level Language
    b) Machine Language
    e) None of these
    c) Low Level Language
  3. A(n) __ contains
    d) Medium Level Language
    e) None of these
    commands that can be selected
    a) Pointer
    b) menu
  4. Something which has easily-
    understood instructions is said to be
    a) user-friendly
    c) icon
    d) button
    e) None of these
    b) information
    c) word processing
    d) icon
  5. The term „bit‟ is short for
    a) megabyte
    e) None of these
    b) binary digit
    c) binary number
  6. The input device to be used to get a
    printed diagram into a computer is the
    d) binary language
    e) None of these
    a) Printer
    b) Mouse
  7. Dynamic Adhoc Wireless Networks
    c) Keyboard
    d) Scanner
    e) None of these
    (DAWN) usually come under __?
    a) 2G
    b) 5G
    c) 4G
  8. What type of device is a computer
    d) 3G
    mouse?
    e) None of these
    a) Storage
    b) Output
  9. How many layers are in Open
    Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model?
    c) Input
    d) Software
    e) None of these
    a) Seven
    b) Six
    c) Four
    d) Five
    e) Eight
    685.Which of the following is a network
    accessible only by the organisation‟s
    members?
    a) LAN
  10. _ is a networking device
    that forwards data packets between
    b) Internet
    c) Extranet
    d) Intranet
    e) None of these
    computer networks.
    a) Hub
    b) Repeater
    c) Switch
    d) Router
  11. The physical component of a
    computer that we can see and touch is
    called
    e) Modem
  12. Consider the following:
    a) Hardware
    i. C++
    b) Software
    ii. C
    c) Storage
    iii. COBOL
    d) input/output
    e) None of these
    Which among the above is/ are High-Level
    Languages (HLL)?

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a) Only i
b) Both i & ii
c) All i, ii & iii
d) Both ii & iii
e) Both i & iii

  1. The Standard Protocol of the Internet
    is __ .
    a) TCP/IP
    b) HTML
    c) Flash
  2. Which is used to return to the first
    slide during the Slide-Show?
    a) Ctrl + 1
    d) HTTP
    e) None of these
    b) Shift + 1 + Enter
    c) Ctrl + 1 + Enter
  3. Which of the following represents the
    fastest data transmission speed?
    d) 1 + Enter
    a) Kbps
    e) Shift + 1
    b) Mbps
    c) Gbps
  4. HTTP port number_______.
    d) bps
    a) 80
    e) None of these
    b) 123
    c) 25
  5. Hub is Associated with __
    d) 125
    e) None of these
    network.
    a) Ring
    b) Star
  6. Electronic funds transfer is the
    exchange of money __.
    a) From one place to another
    b) From one account to another
    c) From one bank to another
    d) All the above
    c) Mesh
    d) Tree
    e) None of these
  7. The primary editing view, where you
    write and design your slides is known
    as__________ .
    e) None of these
    a) Normal View
  8. Which of the following is the latest
    version of Windows?
    a) Windows 98
    b) Notes Page View
    c) Slide Master View
    d) Notes Master View
    b) Windows XP
    e) None of these
    c) Windows 2000
    d) Windows 10
    e) None of these
  9. A website is a collection of
    _ .
    a) graphics
  10. __ is the science that
    attempts to produce machines that display
    the same type of intelligence that humans
    do.
    b) programs
    c) web pages
    d) tabs
    e) None of these
    a) Nano science
    b) Nanotechnology
  11. Which of the following is used by the
    c) Simulation
    browsers to connect to the location of the
    d) Artificial intelligence
    e) None of these
    Internet resources?
    a) Linkers
    b) Protocol
  12. Which of the following logic families
    c) Cable
    is well suited for high speed operations?
    d) URL
    a) TTL
    e) None of these
    b) ECL
    c) MOS
    d) CMOS
    e) None of these
  13. What is the term for how words will
    appear on a page?
    a) Text formatting

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b) Character formatting
c) Point size
e) None of The Above
d) Typeface

  1. Programming Language PASCAL was
    e) None of these
    invented by:
    a) Joseph Marie Jacquard
    b) John Mauchly
    c) Blaise Pascal
    d) Harward Ailken
    e) None of these
  2. What is the full form of CMS?
    a) Cloud Management System
    b) Client Management System
    c) Cross Management System
    d) Content Management System
    e) None of these
  3. IBM stands for:
    a) Indian Business Machines
    b) International Business Machines
    c) International Banking Machines
    d) International Business Model
    e) None of The Above
  4. Which of the following term is similar
    to phishing, but refers to fraudulent
    messages sent over SMS rather than
    email?
    a) Flaming
    b) Pharming
    c) Mashup
  5. ________is a term related with
    scanner.
    d) Smishing
    e) None of these
    a) Laser
    b) TWAIN
    c) Catridge
    d) Media
  6. The computer that process both
    analog and digital is called
    a) Analog computer
    e) None of these
    b) Digital computer
    c) Hybrid computer
  7. The example of Non – Impact printer
    is_______ .
    d) Mainframe computer
    e) None of these
    a) Laser and Dot Matrix
    b) Inkjet and Laser Printer
    c) Inkjet and Dot Matrix
    d) Dot Matrix
  8. MS – Word allows creation of
    _____types of documents by default:
    e) None of these
    a) .doc
    b) .wpf
    c) .txt
    d) .dot
    e) None of the these
  9. Software that manages data in more
    than one file at a time and these files are
    treated as tables with rows and columns
    rather than as lists of records is:
    a) Relational Data Base Management
    System
  10. A program that remains in the
    memory while other programs are
    executing is called:
    b) Document Base Management System
    c) Documentation Package
    a) Resident Program
    d) MS – Excel
    b) Non – Resident Program
    c) Permanent Program
    e) None of these
    d) Temporary Program
    e) None of The Above
  11. What is the full form of GUI ?
    a) Geometrical Ultra Inputs
    b) Graph under influence
  12. The following device allows the user
    to add external components to a computer
    system:
    c) Graphical User Interface
    d) Graphical User Interaction
    e) None of these
    a) Storage Devices
    b) Keyboards
    c) Ports/System Boards
    d) Diskettes
  13. While browsing internet, what do we
    call the area of storage that compensates
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timings of events by temporarily holding a
block of data that is waiting to be
c) Operating System
d) Assembler
processed?
a) Cache
e) None of these
b) Buffer
c) Flash

  1. Expension cards are inserted into
    a) slots
    d) Trash
    e) None of these
    b) peripheral devices
    c) the CPU
    d) the back of the computer
    e) None of these
  2. An error in a computer program is
    called
    a) Crash
    b) Power Failure
    c) Bug
  3. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cable is said to be
    a) distributed
    d) Virus
    b) non-wired
    e) None of these
    c) centralised
    d) wireless
    e) None of these
  4. _ is not available on the
    Ruler of MS Word screen.
    a) Centre Indent
  5. All of the following are included in
    removable media except:
    a) CD-ROMs
    b) Right Indent
    c) Left Indent
    b) Diskette
    d) Tab stop box
    c) DVDs
    e) None of these
    d) Hard Disk Drive
    e) None of these
  6. Which of the following cannot be
    used to close the Word application?
    a) ALT+F4
  7. Periodically adding, changing and
    deleting file records is called file
    a) updating
    b) File>Close
    c) File>exit
    b) upgrading
    d) All of these
    c) restructuring
    e) None of these
    d) renewing
    e) None of these
  8. Telnet is a(n)__________based
    computer protocol.
    a) Sound
  9. An assembler is used to translate a
    program written in
    b) Text
    c) Image
    d) Animation
    e) None of these
    a) A low level language
    b) A high level language
    c) Assembly language
    d) Machine language
    e) None of these
  10. Which of the following is hardware
    and not software?
    a) Excel
  11. __ are symbols that
    represent any character or combination of
    characters.
    b) Printer driver
    c) CPU
    a) Playing cards
    d) Power Point
    b) Wildcards
    e) None of these
    c) Private Keys
    d) Public Keys
  12. To be able to “boot”, the computer
    e) None of these
    must have a(n)
    a) Compiler
    b) Loader
  13. A word in a web page that, when
    clicked, opens another document is called

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a) Anchor
b) Hyperlink
c) Reference
d) URL

  1. A permanent virtual circuit involves
    a) Connection establishment
    b) Data transfer
    e) None of these
    c) Connection release
    d) All the above
  2. Which of the following operating
    e) None of these
    systems is not owned and licensed by a
    company?
    a) Unix
    b) Linux
    c) Mac
    d) Windows
    e) None of these
  3. __ controls the way in
    which the computer system functions and
    provides a means by which users can
    interact with the computer.
    a) The operating system
    b) The motherboard
    c) The platform
  4. In any window, the maximize button,
    d) Application software
    the minimize button and the close buttons
    e) None of these
    appear on
    a) Title bar
    b) Menu bar
    c) Status bar
    d) Ruler bar
    e) None of these
  5. The difference between people with
    access to computers and the Internet and
    those without this access is known as the
    __ .
    a) digital divide
    b) Internet divide
  6. To change hardware components into
    more powerful or rectified version is called
    a) Expansion
    c) Web divide
    d) cyberway divide
    e) None of these
    b) Plug and Play
    c) Upgrading
    d) Upsizing
    e) None of these
  7. Servers are computers that provide
    resources to other computers connected to
    a _ .
    a) mainframe
  8. To combine two or more cells into a
    b) supercomputer
    single cell is called
    a) Merging
    c) network
    d) client
    b) Joining
    e) None of these
    c) Sharing
    d) Splitting
    e) None of these
  9. Word processing, spreadsheet, and
    photo-editing are examples of
    _ .
  10. Another word for the CPU is
    a) Microprocessor
    b) Execute
    a) application software
    b) system software
    c) operating system software
    d) platform software
    c) Microchip
    d) Decode
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  11. A __ is approximately
  12. The _________of software contains
    lists of commands and options.
    a) Menu bar
    one billion bytes.
    a) bit
    b) kilobyte
    b) Tool bar
    c) Title bar
    d) Formula bar
    c) gigabyte
    d) megabyte
    e) None of these
    e) None of these

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  1. All of the following are examples of
    or more programs by multiple processors
    input devices except a _ .
    is called
    a) scanner
    b) mouse
    c) printer
    d) keyboard
    e) None of these
    a) multiprocessing
    b) multitasking
    c) time-sharing
    d) multiprogramming
    e) None of these
  2. Computers use the __
    language to process data.
    a) relational
  3. You can keep your personal
    files/folders in
    a) My folder
    b) megabyte
    c) binary
    b) My documents
    c) My files
    d) processing
    d) My Text
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  4. In the binary language each letter of
    the alphabet, each number and each
    special character is made up of a unique
    combination of _ .
    a) eight bytes
  5. Help Menu is available at which
    button?
    a) End
    b) Turnoff
    c) Restart
    d) Start
    b) eight characters
    c) eight bits
    e) None of these
    d) eight kilobytes
    e) None of these
  6. The Sharing of a medium and its path
    by two or more devices is called
    a) Modulation
  7. __ is data that has been
    organized or presented in a meaningful
    b) Encoding
    way.
    c) Multiplexing
    a) A process
    b) Information
    c) Software
    d) Storage
    d) Line discipline
    e) None of these
  8. A_________ can make it easier to
    e) None of these
    play games.
    a) Mouse
  9. All of the following are examples of
    real security and privacy risks except
    _ .
    b) Joystick
    c) Keyboard
    d) Pen
    a) Viruses
    e) None of these
    b) Identity theft
    c) Hackers
    d) Spam
    e) None of these
  10. Through _ an administrator
    or another user can access someone else‟s
    computer remotely.
    a) Administrator
  11. When you turn on the computer, the
    boot routine will perform
    a) RAM test
    b) Telnet
    c) Web application
    d) Webserver
    b) Power-on self-test
    c) memory test
    e) None of these
    d) disk drive test
    e) None of these
  12. Date and Time are available on the
    desktop at
    a) Keyboard
  13. The simultaneous processing of two
    b) Recycle Bin
    c) My Computer

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d) Task bar

  1. User can use which command to
    e) None of these
    search for and correct the word in a
    document.
  2. The main memory of a computer must
    be large enough to contain the active parts
    of
    a) Print and Print Preview
    b) Header and Footer
    c) Find and Replace
    a) The applications
    b) The operating system
    d) Spelling and Grammar
    e) Copy and Paste
    c) input/output storage and working storage
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
  3. Chip is a common nickname for
    a(n)_.
    a) Transistor
  4. If the __ bit in X.25
    b) Resistor
    standard is set to 1, it means that there is
    more than one packet.
    c) Integrated Circuit
    d) Semiconductor
    a) Q
    e) None of these
    b) D
    c) M
  5. The smallest unit in a digital system
    d) P
    is __.
    a) byte
    e) None of these
    b) kilobyte
    c) word
  6. Which is the protocol that supports
    linking from one web page to another
    page?
    d) character
    e) bit
    a) HTML
    b) HTTP
    c) IP
    d) FTP
    e) None of these
  7. An audit trail ___.
    a) Is used to make back-up copies
    b) Is the recorded history of operations
    performed on a file
    c) Can be used to restore lost information
    d) All of these
  8. What is the intersection of a column
    and a row on a worksheet called?
    e) None of these
    a) Column
    b) Value
    c) Address
    d) Cell
  9. Which of the following code detects
    and corrects error in data?
    a) Hamming Codes
    b) Windows
    e) None of these
    c) Encryption
  10. Reload a web page, we press the
    d) All of these
    _ button.
    a) Redo
    e) None of these
    b) Shift
    c) Refresh
    d) Ctrl
  11. Compiling creates a(n) __.
    a) error – free program
    b) program specification
    c) subroutine
    e) None of these
    d) executable program
    e) None of these
  12. What is the purpose of providing a
    Draft folder in an email system?
    a) to save unsent emails
    b) to store spam emails
  13. Which is the protocol that supports
    linking from one web page to another
    c) to save a copy of sent emails
    d) to store deleted emails
    e) None of these
    page?
    a) HTML
    b) HTTP
    c) IP

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d) FTP
b) Is the recorded history of operations
e) None of these
performed on a file
c) Can be used to restore lost information
d) All of these

  1. What is the intersection of a column
    and a row on a worksheet called?
    e) None of these
    a) Column
    b) Value
    c) Address
    d) Cell
  2. Which of the following code detects
    and corrects error in data?
    a) Hamming Codes
    b) Windows
    e) None of these
    c) Encryption
  3. Reload a web page, we press the
    d) All of these
    _ button.
    a) Redo
    e) None of these
    b) Shift
    c) Refresh
    d) Ctrl
    e) None of these
  4. Compiling creates a(n) __.
    a) error – free program
    b) program specification
    c) subroutine
    d) executable program
    e) None of these
  5. What is the purpose of providing a
    Draft folder in an email system?
    a) to save unsent emails
    b) to store spam emails
    c) to save a copy of sent emails
    d) to store deleted emails
  6. Rahul has an e-card that he uses to
    access different parts of his company‟s R &
    D offices. What type of card is he using?
    a) Credit card
    e) None of these
    b) Purchase card
    c) Smart card
  7. User can use which command to
    search for and correct the word in a
    document.
    d) TV card
    e) None of these
    a) Print and Print Preview
    b) Header and Footer
    c) Find and Replace
    d) Spelling and Grammar
    e) Copy and Paste
  8. Password in computer environment
    means _.
    a) Secret words known to authorized
    b) Secret words the computer communicates
    with other
    c) Words needed to be transferred between two
    computers
    d) All of the above
  9. Chip is a common nickname for
    a(n)_.
    a) Transistor
    e) None of these
    b) Resistor
    c) Integrated Circuit
    d) Semiconductor
    e) None of these
  10. Diagrammatic or symbolic
    representation of an algorithm is called
    _.
    a) Data-Flow diagram
    b) E-R diagram
  11. The smallest unit in a digital system
    is __.
    a) byte
    c) Flowchart
    d) Software
    b) kilobyte
    c) word
    e) None of these
    d) character
    e) bit
  12. Vacuum Tube is the invention of
    _ generation.
    a) 1st
    b) 2nd
    c) 4th
  13. An audit trail ___.
    a) Is used to make back-up copies

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d) 5th
e) None of these
c) Ring topology
d) Mesh topology
e) None of these

  1. Inventor of C++ is _.
    a) Martin Cooper
    b) Vint Cerf
  2. Who is the creator of the PASCAL
    language?
    c) Charles Babbage
    d) Bjarne Stroustrup
    e) None of these
    a) Niklaus Wirth
    b) Dijkstra
    c) Donald Knuth
    d) Basic Pascal
  3. Which of the following places the
    common data elements in order from
    smallest to largest?
    a) Character, field, record, file, database
    b) Character, record, file, field, database
    c) Character, record, file, database, field
    d) Field, file, record, character, database
    e) Field, record, file, character, database
    e) None of these
  4. EPROM can be used for _.
    a) erasing the contents of ROM
    b) reconstructing the contents of ROM
    c) erasing and reconstructing the contents
    of ROM
    d) duplicating the ROM
    e) None of the above
  5. A set of choices on the screen is
    called a(n) __.
    a) Menu
    b) Reverse video
    c) Action plan
  6. Numbers and formulae entered in cell
    are called _.
    a) Labels
    b) Numeric entries
    c) Intersection
    d) Text
    d) Editor
    e) Template
    e) Fillers
  7. The term CRM means _.
    a) Channel Related Marketing
    b) Customer’s Relative Meet
    c) Customer Retention Manager
    d) Customer Relationship Management
    e) Channel Root Market
  8. The physical arrangement of
    elements on a page is referred to as a
    document‟s __.
    a) features
    b) format
    c) pagination
  9. Which of the following justification
    d) grid
    align the text on both the sides-left and
    e) None of these
    right-of margin?
    a) Right
    b) Justify
  10. A VLAN equals to _.
    a) Router
    c) both Sides
    d) Balanced
    b) Subnet
    c) Firewall
    e) None of these
    d) Host/Client ID
    e) WAN
  11. Google is a(n)_.
    a) Software
  12. A _______is a major database object
    b) Search engine
    c) Hardware
    d) Antivirus
    used to display information in a printable
    page format.
    a) form
    e) None of these
    b) query
    c) report
  13. The topology with highest reliability
    is _.
    d) table
    e) None of these
    a) Bus topology
    b) Star topology

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  1. Which of the following code detects
    e) None of these
    and corrects error in data?
    a) Windows
    b) Hamming Codes
    c) Encryption
  2. The name that the user gives to a
    document is referred to as
    a) document-name
    d) All of these
    b) filename
    e) None of these
    c) name-given
    d) password
  3. What is the best definition of a
    compiler?
    e) None of these
    a) A compiler is a utility that copies a program
    from disk into memory and begins its
    execution.
    b) A compiler is a program that converts
    all the source code into object code.
    c) A compiler is used to detect logical errors in
    a program by allowing the programmer to trace
    the code line by line.
  4. BIOS stands for
    a) Basic Input Output System
    b) Basic Inner Outer Services
    c) Better Input Output Services
    d) Better Inner and Outer System
    e) None of these
  5. Pie-charts are typically created by
    using which of the following?
    a) Browser software
    d) A compiler is a utility that links a
    programmer’s source code to operating system
    utilities prior to execution.
    b) Database software
    e) None of these
    c) Desktop-publishing software
    d) Spreadsheet software
    e) None of these
  6. Password in computer environment
    means _.
    a) Words needed to be transferred between two
    computers
  7. All of the following terms are
    associated with spreadsheet software
    b) Secret words the computer communicates
    with other
    c) Secret words known to authorized
    d) All of the above
    except
    a) worksheet
    b) cell
    c) formula
    e) None of these
    d) virus detection
    e) None of these
  8. What is the full form of URL?
    a) Uniform Reverse Location
    b) Universal Resolution Location
    c) Uniform Resource Locator
    d) Universal Resource Locator
    e) None of these
  9. Every component of your computer is
    either
    a) hardware or software
    b) software or CPU/RAM
    c) input devices or output devices
    d) RAM or ROM
  10. File __ shrinks the size of a
    file so it requires less storage space.
    a) scanning
    e) None of these
  11. File extensions are used in order to
    a) name the file
    b) compression
    c) synthesising
    d) sharing
    b) ensure the file name is not lost
    c) identify the file
    e) None of these
    d) identify the file type
    e) None of these
  12. All the characters that a device can
    use is called its
  13. Peripheral devices such as printers
    a) Skill Set
    and monitors are considered to be
    b) Character Alphabet
    c) Character Codes
    d) Character Set
    a) hardware
    b) software
    c) data

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d) information
b) Internet is network of networks.
e) None of these
c) Internet is easy access to information.
d) The owner of Internet is Professor KL
Kendy

  1. You must instruct the _ to
    start the application software.
    a) memory
    e) None of these
    b) operating system
    c) processor
    d) user
  2. A collection of unprocessed items is
    a) information
    b) data
    e) None of these
    c) memory
    d) reports
  3. Incorrect information is generated by
    _________in the information system.
    a) incorrect data
    b) unskilled people
    c) inconvenient timing of work
    d) untested software
    e) None of these
  4. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cables is said to be
    a) distributed
    b) wireless
    e) None of these
    c) centralized
    d) open source
  5. Sending an e-mail is the same as
    a) writing a letter
    e) None of these
    b) drawing a picture
    c) talking on phone
  6. Junk e-mail is also called
    a) spam
    d) sending a package
    e) None of these
    b) spoof
    c) sniffer script
    d) spool
  7. For selecting or highlighting, which of
    e) None of these
    the following is generally used?
    a) Icon
    b) Mouse
  8. You must instruct the _ to
    start the application software.
    a) memory
    c) Keyboard
    d) Floppy Disk
    e) None of these
    b) operating system
    c) processor
    d) user
  9. In binary language, each letter of
    alphabet, each number, and each specific
    character is a unique combination of
    a) eight bytes
    e) None of these
  10. Incorrect information is generated by
    _________in the information system.
    a) incorrect data
    b) eight kilobytes
    c) eight bits
    b) unskilled people
    d) eight characters
    e) None of these
    c) inconvenient timing of work
    d) untested software
    e) None of these
  11. The result of computer processing of
    your input is called
    a) output
  12. Sending an e-mail is the same as
    a) writing a letter
    b) data
    b) drawing a picture
    c) multi tasking
    d) intake
    e) None of these
    c) talking on phone
    d) sending a package
    e) None of these
  13. Which of the following statements is
    incorrect?
    a) Internet is a complex network.
  14. For selecting or highlighting, which of
    the following is generally used?
    a) Icon

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b) Mouse

  1. A set of formats that has a name and
    c) Keyboard
    d) Floppy Disk
    e) None of these
    can be quickly applied to selected text is
    called a(n)
    a) font
    b) style
  2. In binary language, each letter of
    alphabet, each number, and each specific
    character is a unique combination of
    a) eight bytes
    c) feature
    d) finish
    e) None of these
    b) eight kilobytes
  3. You can show an entire page or
    c) eight bits
    multiple pages at the same time using
    d) eight characters
    e) None of these
    _______options.
    a) Word
    b) Draft
  4. The result of computer processing of
    c) Zoom
    your input is called
    a) output
    d) Show/Hide
    e) None of these
    b) data
    c) multi tasking
    d) intake
  5. Expansion cards are inserted into
    a) slots
    e) None of these
    b) peripheral devices
    c) the CPU
  6. Which of the following statements is
    incorrect?
    d) Pegs
    e) None of these
    a) Internet is a complex network.
    b) Internet is network of networks.
    c) Internet is easy access to information.
    d) The owner of Internet is Professor KL Kendy
    e) None of these
  7. When software is distributed free but
    requires the users to pay some amount for
    further use, it is called
    a) freeware
    b) Shareware
  8. A collection of unprocessed items is
    c) rentalware
    a) information
    b) data
    d) public-domain software
    e) None of these
    c) memory
    d) reports
    e) None of these
  9. When we open an Internet site we
    see „www‟. What is the full form of „www‟?
    a) world wide wokeup
  10. A device that connects to a network
    without the use of cables is said to be
    a) distributed
    b) world wide web
    c) word widing works
    d) words wide web
    b) wireless
    e) None of these
    c) centralized
    d) open source
    e) None of these
  11. What do you use to create a chart?
    a) Pie Wizard
    b) Excel Wizard
  12. Junk e-mail is also called
    a) spam
    c) Data Wizard
    d) Chart Wizard
    b) spoof
    e) None of these
    c) sniffer script
    d) spool
    e) None of these
  13. What does the acronym PDF stand
    for?
    a) Portable Documenting Format
    b) Portable Documentation File
    c) Portable Documentation Format

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d) Portable Document Format
b) To
e) None of these
c) Contents
d) CC

  1. LSI in chip technology stands for
    a) Large-Scale Integration
    b) Local-Scale Integration
    c) Low-Scale Integration
    d) Low-Scale Internet
    e) None of these
  2. Which of the following is a language
    translation software?
    a) Assembler
    e) None of these
    b) Loader
    c) Linker
  3. Which of the following is not a binary
    d) All of these
    number?
    a) 110
    e) None of these
    b) 1001
    c) 100110
    d) 233
  4. When you purchase a product over a
    Mobile Phone, the transaction is called
    _.
    e) None of these
    a) Web commerce
    b) e- commerce
  5. Micro Processor speed is measured in
    c) m-commerce
    a) megabytes
    b) bytes
    d) Mobile Purchase
    e) None of these
    c) kilobytes
    d) gigahertz
    e) None of these
  6. Which of these e-commerce systems
    handle non-monetary document?
    a) SWIFT
    b) EFTS
  7. A web site address is a unique name
    that identifies a __ specific on the
    c) EDI
    web.
    d) EBTS
    a) Web browser
    b) website
    c) PDA
    e) None of these
  8. File extension is used _.
    a) for naming the file.
    d) link
    e) None of these
    b) to ascertain that file name is not lost
    c) to identify file
  9. MP3 technology compresses a sound
    sequence to _ of its original size.
    a) One-twelfth
    d) to identify file type
    e) to make items complex
    b) Half
    c) One- fourth
    d) One-seventh
  10. A compiler translates a program
    written in a high-level language into
    __.
    e) None of these
    a) Machine language
    b) An algorithm
  11. Which is the feature of IBS
    (Integrated Banking Systems)?
    a) Multi-Currency
    c) A debugged program
    d) Java
    e) None of these
    b) Multi Entity
    c) Multi Branch
    d) Bulk Transaction Entry
    e) All of the above
  12. A Database Management System
    (DBMS) is _.
    a) Collection of interrelated data
    b) Collection of programs to access data
    c) Collection of data describing one particular
    enterprise
  13. When sending an e-mail, the
    _____line describes the contents of the
    message.
    d) All of the above
    a) Subject
    e) None of these

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d) All of above

  1. Most Advanced form of ROM is –
    e) None of these
    a) PROM
    b) EEPROM
    c) EPROM
    d) Cache Memory
    e) None of these
  2. In latest generation computers, the
    instructions are executed:
    a) Sequentially only
    b) Parallel only
    c) Both sequentially and parallel
    d) All of above
    e) None of these
  3. Laptops was invented by-
    a) Dennis Ritchie
    b) Adam Osborne
    c) Donald Kunth
    d) Charles Babbage
    e) Blaise Pascal
  4. Who designed the first electronic
    computer ENIAC?
    a) Joseph M. Jacquard
    b) Van-Neumann
  5. Personal computers use a number of
    chips mounted on a main circuit board.
    c) J. Presper Eckert and John W Mauchly
    d) All of above
    What is the common name for such
    e) None of these
    boards?
    a) Monitor
    b) Motherboard
    c) CPU
  6. Who invented the high level language
    „C‟?
    a) Dennis M. Ritchie
    b) Donald Kunth
    d) Mouse
    e) None of these
    c) Seymour Papert
    d) Niklaus Writh
  7. Granting an outside organization
    access to internet web pages is often
    implemented using a(n)-
    a) Internet
    e) None of these
  8. Each field in a database is identified
    by a _.
    b) Intranet
    a) Key name
    c) Extranet
    b) Field name
    d) Wirenet
    c) Field type
    e) None of these
    d) Field code
    e) None of these
  9. What is meant by a dedicated
    computer?
  10. An error in a computer program is
    a) Which is used by one person only
    b) Which is meant for application software
    c) Which uses one kind of software
    d) Which is assigned one and only one task
    e) None of these
    known as _ .
    a) Crash
    b) Power Failure
    c) Bug
    d) Virus
    e) None of these
  11. The output quality of a printer is
    measured by-
    a) Dots printed per unit tune
    b) Dot per sq. Inch
    c) Dot per inch
  12. Which layer of the OSI model
    performs segmentation of a data stream?
    a) Application layer
    b) Network layer
    d) All of above
    c) Physical layer
    e) None of these
    d) Transport layer
    e) Presentation layer
  13. In analog computer –
    a) Output is displayed in digital form
    b) Input is never converted to digital form
    c) Input is first converted to digital form
  14. In Excel, this is a prerecorded
    formula that provides a shortcut for
    complex calculations _.

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a) Value
a) Graphical display of data
b) Arithmetic calculations
c) Managing memory
d) All of these
b) Data series
c) Function
d) Field
e) None of these
e) None of these

  1. You click at B to make the text
    __.
    a) Italics
  2. Which of the following is the feature
    that keeps track of the right margin?
    a) Find and replace
    b) Underlined
    b) Wordwrap
    c) Bold
    c) Right justified
    d) Italics and Underlined
    e) None of these
    d) Left justified
    e) None of these
  3. Title bar, ribbon, status bar, views
    and document workspace are factors of
    _ program of Word.
    a) Windows
  4. Peripheral devices such as printers
    and monitors are considered to be
    a) data
    b) software
    b) Browser
    c) hardware
    c) Explorer
    d) information
    d) Website
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. Which of the following is required to
    create an HTML document?
    a) browser
    b) internet
    c) text editor
  6. A pixel is _.
    a) a computer program that draws picture
    b) a picture stored in the secondary memory
    c) the smallest resolvable part of a picture
    d) a Virus
    d) search engine
    e) None of the above
    e) None of these
  7. What is the full form of SIM?
    a) Station Identity Module
    b) System Identity Module
    c) Subscriber Identity Module
    d) Subscriber Trunk Dialling
    e) None of these
  8. When a chart is placed on this, it is
    much larger and there is no other data on
    it
    a) Chart sheet
    b) Exclusive sheet
    c) Primary sheet
    d) Reference sheet
  9. Where BIOS is stored __?
    a) Hard Disk
    e) None of these
    b) RAM
    c) Flash Memory Chip
    d) Pen Drive
  10. The process of trading goods over the
    Internet is known as
    a) e-trading
    e) None of these
    b) e-finance
    c) e-commerce
  11. Which of the following is not an
    d) e-marketing
    operating system?
    a) DOS
    e) None of these
    b) UNIX
  12. _ processing used when a
    c) MAC(OS)
    d) DBMS
    large mail-order company accumulates
    orders and processes them together in one
    e) Windows XP
    large set.
    a) Batch
  13. Which of the following functions is
    not performed by the CPU?
    b) Online
    c) Real-time

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d) Group

  1. Blaise Pascal has introduced
    e) None of these
    __.
    a) Adding machine
    b) Abacus
    c) Calculator
    d) Difference engine
    e) None of these
  2. What is the process of copying
    software programs from secondary
    storage media to the hard disk called?
    a) configuration
    b) download
    c) storage
    d) installation
    e) None of these
  3. ______are symbols used to replace
    or represent one or more characters.
    a) Playing cards
    b) Wildcard
  4. Producing output involves
    a) accepting information from the outside world
    b) communication with another computer
    c) communicating information to the
    outside world
    c) Private keys
    d) Public keys
    e) None of these
  5. A(n) __ appearing on a web
    d) communication through cables
    e) None of these
    page opens another document when
    clicked .
    a) anchor
  6. Compiler is the
    a) name given to the computer operator
    b) part of the digital machine to store
    information
    b) URL
    c) hyperlink
    d) reference
    e) None of these
    c) translator of source program to object
    code
    d) All of these
  7. Specialised programs that assist
    users in locating information on the web
    are called _.
    e) None of these
    a) information engines
  8. Example of non-numeric data
    is________.
    b) locator engines
    c) web browsers
    b) Examination score
    c) Bank balance
    d) resource locators
    e) search engines
    d) All of these
    e) None of these
  9. How many generations of computers
    we have?
  10. You can use the __ bar to
    a) 6
    type a URL and display a Web page, or
    b) 7
    type a keyword to display a list of related
    c) 5
    Web pages.
    a) Menu
    d) 4
    e) None of these
    b) Title
    c) Search
    d) Web
    e) Address
  11. Which of the following is not a binary
    number ?
    a) 111011
    b) 1102
  12. What is included in an e-mail
    address?
    c) 101001
    d) 10011
    e) 110110
    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
  13. A ______is a collection of data that is
    stored electronically as a series of records
    in a table.
    a) spreadsheet

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b) presentation
c) database
d) web page

  1. A permanent virtual circuit involves
    (a) Connection establishment
    (b) Data transfer
    e) None of these
    (c) Connection release
    (d) All of the above
  2. Which multiplexing techniques
    transmits analog signals ?
    (a) FDM
    (b) Synchronous TDM
    (c) Asynchronous TDM
    (d) Both (b) and (c)
    (e) None of these
  3. What is the main folder on a storage
    device called ?
    (a)Platform
    (b) Interface
    (e) None of these
    (c) Root directly
    (d) device driver
  4. In DOS, the Label” command is used
    to
    (e) None of these
    (a) display the label of disk
    (b) change the label of disk
    (c) remove the label of disk
    (d) Both (a) and (b)
  5. Manipulating data to create
    information is known as
    (a) feedback
    (b) programming
    (e) None of these
    (c) Processing
    (d) analysis
  6. The Subsystem of the kernel and
    hardware that cooperates to translate
    virtual to physical address comprises
    (a) Process Management Subsystem
    (b) Memory Management Subsystem
    (c) Input / Output Management Subsystem
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  7. The type of software that controls the
    internal operations in the computer, and
    control how the computer works with all
    its parts is which of the following ?
    (a) shareware
    (e) None of these
    (b) Operating system software
    (c) application software
  8. A device operating at the physical
    layer called a
    (d) public domain software
    (e) None of these
    (a) Bridge
    (b) Router
    (c) Repeater
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
  9. What happens when you boot up a PC ?
    (a) portions of the operating system are
    copied from disk into memory
    (b) Portions of the operating system are copied
    from memory onto disk
  10. Encryption and decryption are
    function of
    (c) Portions of the operating system are
    complied
    (a) Transport Layer
    (b) Session layer
    (d) portions of the operating system are
    emulated
    (c) Presentation layer
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these
    (e) None of these
  11. What is correcting errors in a
    program called ?
    (a) Interpreting
    (b) Translating
    (c) Debugging
  12. Which type of switching uses the
    entire capacity of a dedicated link?
    (a) Circuit switching
    (b) Virtual Circuit Packet Switching
    (c) Datagram Packet
    (d) Compiling
    (e) None of these
    (d) Message Switching
    (e) None of these
  13. Sending and E-mail is similar to
    (a) writing a letter

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b) drawing a picture
(c) talking on the phone
(d) sending a package
(e) None of these

  1. A means of capturing an image
    (drawing or photo) so that it can be stored
    on a computer is
    a) Modem
  2. The blinking symbol on the computer
    b) Software
    screen is called the
    (a) mouse
    c) Scanner
    d) Mouse
    (b) hand
    e) None of these
    (c) light
    (d) cursor
    (e) None of these
  3. Which of these is considered
    intelligent CASE tool
    a) Toolkit
  4. __ is the process of finding
    errors in software code.
    (a) Compiling
    b) Workbench
    c) Upper CASE
    d) Lower CASE
    (b) Testing
    e) None of these
    (c) Running
    (d) Debugging
  5. Super computer developed by Indian
    (e) None of these
    scientists:
    a) Param
    904 . A computer program is
    a) a set of instructions that enable the
    computer to solve a problem or perform a
    task
    b) Super 301
    c) Cray YMP
    d) Blue Gene
    e) None of these
    b) main memory
    c) pseudocode
  6. In Excel, _ is a prerecorded
    d) a flow chart
    e) None of these
    formula that provides a shortcut for
    complex calculations.
    a) Function
  7. In second generation, _________was
    introduced after binary language.
    a) assembly level language
    b) high level language
    b) Data Series
    c) Value
    d) Field
    e) None of these
    c) low level language
    d) data definition language
    e) None of these
  8. In Word, Replace option is available
    on
    a) File Menu
    b) View Menu
    c) Edit Menu
    d) Format Menu
    e) None of these
  9. Which layer of the OSI model
    performs segmentation of a data stream?
    a) Application layer
    b) Network layer
    c) Transport layer
    d) Physical layer
    e) None of these
  10. A __ is used to read
    handwritten or printed text to make a
    digital image that is stored in memory.
    a) Printer
  11. Which process cheeks to ensure the
    components of the computer are operating
    b) Scanner
    and connected properly?
    a) Booting
    c) touchpad
    d) laser beam
    b) Processing
    c) Saving
    e) None of these
    d) Editing
    e) None of these
  12. Which of the following is not the
    major function of a computer?

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a) Processing data info information

  1. In Excel, Charts are created using
    b) Storing data or information
    c) Analysing data or information
    d) Gathering data
    which option?
    a) Chart Wizard
    b) Pivot Table
    c) Pie Chart
    e) None of these
    d) Bar Chart
  2. A disk on which you store information
    e) None of these
    is called
    a) plate
  3. represents raw facts
    whereas _
    is data made
    meaningful.
    a) Information, reporting
    b) Data, information
    c) Information, bits
    b) data disk
    c) paper disk
    d) TV disk
    e) None of these
  4. A desktop computer is also known as
    d) Bits, bytes
    a
    e) None of these
    a) Palm Pilot
    b) PC
    c) laptop
    d) mainframe
    e) None of these
  5. What is the storage area for email
    messages called?
    a) A folder
    b) A directory
    c) A mailbox
  6. The name given to a document by its
    d) The hard disk
    user is called
    a) file name
    b) File type
    c) Data
    e) None of these
  7. A __ is a unique name that you
    give to a file of information.
    a) Folder
    d) Record
    e) None of these
    b) Filename
    c) filename extension
    d) device letter
  8. Devices that make up a computer
    system that you can see or touch
    a) menu
    e) Username
    b) print
    c) software
  9. The task bar is located _.
    a) On the start menu
    d) hardware
    e) None of these
    b) At the bottom of the screen
    c) On the quick Launch toolbar
    d) At the top of the screen
    e) None of these
  10. What is Windows Explorer?
    a) A drive
    b) A personal computer
    c) A network
    d) A file manager
    e) None of these
  11. Which of the following is an example
    of connectivity?
    a) data
    b) floppy disk
    c) Power cord
    d) Internet
  12. __ is the process of finding
    errors in software code.
    a) Debugging
    e) None of these
    b) Compiling
    c) Interpreting
  13. Which of the following is not a web
    browser?
    d) Testing
    e) None of these
    a) Internet Exploler
    b) Google Chrome
    c) Twitter
    d) Mozilla Firefox

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e) Opera
e) Mouse

  1. __ is not a graphic file format
  2. Each __ on a menu performs a
    that allows animation to be viewed on a
    computer.
    a) PNG
    specific action.
    a) client
    b) server
    b) GIF
    c) node
    c) EMF
    d) WMF
    e) MP3
    d) command
    e) None of these
  3. The horizontal and vertical lines on a
  4. A process known as _______is used
    by large retailers to study trends.
    a) data mining
    worksheet are called
    a) cells
    b) sheets
    b) data selection
    c) POST
    d) data conversion
    c) block lines
    d) grid lines
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. To delete an incorrect character in a
    document, _ to erase to the right of
    the insertion point.
  6. What happens when you boot up a PC
    ?
    a) Portions of the operating system are
    compiled.
    a) press the left mouse key
    b) press the Delete key
    b) Portions of the operating system are copied
    from memory onto disk.
    c) press the Backspace key
    d) press the F9 key
    c) Portions of the operating system are
    copied from disk into memory.
    d) Portions of the operating system are
    emulated.
    e) None of these
  7. __ a document means the file
    is transferred from another computer to
    your computer.
    e) The PC gets switched off.
    a) Uploading
  8. _________is when the more power-
    hungry components, such as the monitor
    and the hard drive are put in idle.
    a) The shutdown procedure
    b) Standby mode
    b) Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
    c) Accessing
    d) Downloading
    e) None of these
    c) Power down
    d) Hibernation
    e) None of these
  9. Codes consisting of bars or lines of
    varying widths or lengths that are
    computer-readable are known as
    a) A bar code
  10. Which of the following uses a
    handheld operating system?
    a) Supercomputer
    b) An ASCII code
    c) A magnetic tape
    d) A light pen
    b) Personal Computer
    e) None of these
    c) Laptop
    d) Motherboard
    e) Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
  11. When you save your data to
    __ it will remain intact even when
    the computer is turned off.
    a) RAM
  12. Memory unit is one part of
    _.
    b) Motherboard
    a) Monitor
    b) Central Processing Unit
    c) Output Device
    c) Secondary storage device
    d) Primary storage device
    e) None of these
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  1. The __ folder retains copies of
  2. A prescribed set of well-defined
    instructions for solving mathematical
    problems is called
    a) a compiler
    messages that you have started but are
    not yet ready to send.
    a) Drafts
    b) Outbox
    b) a code
    c) Address Book
    c) a description
    d) Inbox
    d) an algorithm
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  3. Which of the following must be
    contained in a URL?
    a) A protocol identifier
  4. Housing all hardware, software,
    storage, and processing in one site
    location is called
    b) The letters WWW
    a) time-sharing
    c) The unique registered domain name
    d) www. and the unique registered domain
    name
    b) a distributed system
    c) centralized processing
    d) a host computer
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  5. Which key is used in combination
    with another key to perform a specific
    task?
    a) Function
    b) Control
    c) Arrow
  6. When writing a document, you can
    use the __ feature to find an
    appropriate word or an alternative word if
    you find yourself stuck for the right word.
    a) dictionary
    b) word finder
    d) Space bar
    e) None of these
    c) encyclopedia
    d) thesaurus
    e) None of these
  7. Which of the following will you
    require to hear music on your computer?
    a) Video Card
  8. Which of the following could be a
    digital input device(s) for computers?
    a) Digital camcorder
    b) Tape Recorder
    c) Mouse
    b) Microphone
    d) Sound Card
    c) Scanner
    e) None of these
    d) All the above
    e) None of these
  9. Which computer memory is used for
    storing programs and data currently being
    processed by the CPU?
    a) Mass memory
  10. A sales clerk at a checkout counter
    scanning a tag on an item rather than
    keying it into the system, is using
    a) input automation
    b) Internal memory
    c) Non-volatile memory
    d) PROM
    b) item data automation
    c) scanning automation
    e) None of these
    d) source data automation
    e) None of these
  11. Which of the following is the storage
    area within the computer itself which
    holds data only temporarily as the
    computer processes instructions?
    a) Hard disk
  12. Which of the following is considered a
    vulnerability of SNMP?
    a) Clear text community strings
    b) Its use of TCP
    b) Main memory
    c) Control unit
    c) The fact that it is on by default in Windows
    2000 server
    d) Read-only memory
    e) None of these
    d) Its use of Power Supply
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  1. The central processing unit(CPU)
    c) Index
    contains which of the following as a
    component?
    d) DMBS
    e) None of these
    a) Memory Regulation Unit
    b) Flow Control Unit
  2. Which common backstage view task
    c) Arithmetic Logic Unit
    d) Instruction Manipulation Unit
    e) None of these
    creates a PDF file from an existing file?
    a) Export
    b) Account
    c) Create
  3. Data that is copied from an
    application is stored in the
    a) driver
    d) Options
    e) None of these
    b) clipboard
    c) terminal
    d) prompt
  4. Which device operates at the Internet
    layer of the TCP/IP model?
    a) Switch and Hub
    e) None of these
    b) Router
    c) Switch
  5. The Web layout View is available in
    d) Firewall
    which Office 2013 application?
    a) Excel
    e) None of these
    b) Word
    c) Access
    d) Power Point
    e) None of these
  6. A coding scheme recognised by
    system software for representing
    organisational data is called a
    a) Data type
    b) Data size
  7. ____________produces printout of a
    data in user-defined manner
    a) Query Language
    c) Tuple
    d) Hyperlink
    e) None of these
    b) DML
    c) Report Generator
    d) DCL
    e) None of these
  8. Which phase of the SDLC involves
    converting to the new system?
    a) Systems design
    b) Systems analysis
  9. Which security model is used in a
    peer-to-peer network?
    a) Password-protected Shares
    b) Access Control Lists
    c) Systems development
    d) System code
    e) None of these
    c) Share-level Security
    d) User-level Security
  10. An IP protocol field of 0*06 indicates
    that IP is carrying what as its payload?
    e) None of these
    a) UPD or IGRP
    b) UPD
  11. A hierarchical data model combines
    records and fields that are
    a) Cross structure
    c) ICMP
    d) TCP
    e) None of these
    b) Tree structure
    c) Logical manner
    d) Relational structure
    e) None of these
  12. Which of the following refers to the
    fastest, biggest and most expensive
    computers?
    a) Personal Computers
    b) Supercomputers
    c) Laptops
  13. An object-oriented database does not
    depend upon __ for
    interactions.
    a) Oracle
    d) Notebooks
    e) None of these
    b) SQL

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c) new ideas in sales

  1. The information you put into the
    d) All 1), 2) and 3)
    computer is called
    a) facts
    e) None of these
    b) data
    c) files
  2. What are two types of output
    devices?
    d) directory
    e) None of these
    a) Monitor and printer
    b) Keyboard and mouse
    c) Storage-disks (floppy, CD)
    d) Pendrive and mouse
    e) None of these
  3. The output devices make it possible
    to
    a) view or print data
    b) store data
    c) scan data
    d) input data
    e) None of these
  4. Which of the following represents one
    billion characters?
    a) Byte
    b) Megabyte
    c) Gigabyte
    d) Kilobyte
  5. A set of rules that computers on a
    network use to communicate with each
    other are called
    e) None of these
    a) Rules
    b) Regulations
    c) Protocol
    d) Netiquettes
  6. When entering text within a
    document, the Enter key is normally
    pressed at the end of every
    a) line
    e) None of these
    b) sentence
  7. A ___ shares
    hardware, software, and data among
    authorised users.
    a) network
    c) paragraph
    d) word
    e) None of these
    b) protocol
    c) hyperlink
    d) transmitter
    e) None of these
  8. Computers that control processes
    accept data in a continuous
    a) data traffic pattern
    b) data highway
    c) infinite loop
  9. The first computers ware
    programmed using
    a) assembly language
    b) machine language
    c) source code
    d) feedback loop
    e) None of these
  10. A (n) ______________is a special
    visual and audio effect applied in
    Powerpoint to text or content.
    a) animation
    d) object code
    e) None of these
    b) flash
  11. Back up of the data files will help
    prevent
    c) wipe
    d) dissolve
    a) loss of confidentiality
    b) duplication of data
    c) virus infection
    d) loss of data
    e) None of these
    e) None of these
  12. Personal computers can be connected
    together to form a
    a) server
    b) supercomputer
    c) network
    d) enterprise
  13. Market innovations means
    a) to design new products
    b) new styles of marketing
    e) None of these

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  1. A___________is the term used when
    a search engine returns a Web page that
    matches the search criteria.
    a) blog
    b) hit
    c) link
    d) view
    e) None of these
  2. Forms that are used to organise
    business data into rows and columns are
    called
    a) transaction sheets
    b) registers
    c) business forms
    d) sheet-spreads
    e) None of these
  3. What is MP3?
    a) A mouse
    b) A printer
    c) A sound format
    d) A scanner
    e) None of these
  4. All the deleted files go to
    a) Recycle Bin
    b) Task Bar
    c) Tool Bar
    d) My Computer
    e) None of these
  5. RAM is __ and
    __.
    a) volatile, temporary
    b) nonvolatile, permanent
    c) nonvolatile, temporary
    d) volatile, permanent
    e) None of these
  6. Which of the following is an example
    of an optical disk?
    a) Digital versatile disks
    b) Magnetic disks
    c) Memory disks
    d) Data disks
    e) None of these

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