Oct 24, 2016

Basic Computer Knowledge Quiz Questions and Answers

Basic Computer Knowledge Quiz Questions and Answers

1. A series of instruction that tells a computer what to do and how to do it called a _________
(a) program
(b) command
(c) user response
(d) processor
(e) None of these

2. Hackers _______________
(a) all have the same motive
(b) break into other people’s computers
(c) may legally break into computers as long as they do not do any damage
(d) are people who are allergic to computers
(e) None of these

3. Processors contain a control unit and a(n) _______________
(a) adapter card
(b) arithmetic logic unit (ALU)
(c) expansion slot
(d) port
(e) CD drive

4. ________________ hard drives are permanently located inside the system unit and are not designed to be removed, unless they need to be repaired or replaced.
(a) Static
(b) Internal
(c) External
(d) Remove
(e) None of these

5. These devices translate data and programs that humans can understood into a form that the computer can process
(a) display
(b) input
(c) output
(d) pointer
(e) None of these

6. The amount of time required by a storage device to retrieve data and programs is its ____________
(a) retrieval speed
(b) capacity
(c) memory
(d) storage
(e) access speed

7. A barcode is a/an _____ code that represents data with bars of varying widths or heights
(a) read/write
(b) magnetic
(c) optical
(d) laser
(e) None of these

8. You may be required to inset the program disc into the drive while you use, or ______, the software
(a) install
(b) run
(c) activate
(d) register
(e) buy

9. In page preview mode __________________
(a) You can see all pages of your document
(b) You can only see the page you are currently working
(c) You can only see pages that do not contain graphics
(d) You can only see the title page of your document
(e) None of these

10. The communications device that allow the computer to access a network is called a ______ card
(a) modem
(b) video
(c) sound
(d) network
(e) None of these

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Computer Knowledge Question and Answer


Computer Knowledge Quiz

Quiz contest on computer knowledge. Basic knowledge of computer is asked in this section. In this syllabus questions on Basic Computer Terminology, Basic Input Output System, Operating System, Data Base Management, Networking are asked.

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