Exercise & Quiz Test – 16


Question 1

1. Which of the following, statements is false concerning file names?
(1) Files may share the same name or the same extension but not both
(2) Every file in the same folder must have a unique name
(3) File extension is another name for file type
(4) The file extension comes before the dot (.)followed by the files
(5) None of the above

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Question 2

2. A disk’s content that is recorded at the time of manufacture and that cannot be changed or erased by the user is
(1) memory-only
(2) write-only
(3) read-only
(4) run-only
(5) None of these

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Question 3

3. Distributed processing involves
(1) solving computer component problems from a different computer
(2) solving computing problems by breaking them into smaller parts that are separately processed by different computers
(3) allowing users to share files on a network
(4) allowing users to access network resources away from the office
(5) None of the above

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Question 4

4. The operating system determines the manner in which all of the following occurs except
(1) user creation of a document
(2) user interaction with the processor
(3) printer output
(4) data displayed on the monitor
(5) None of the above

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Question 5

5. Office LANs that are spread geographically apart on a large scale can be connected using a corporate
(1) CAN
(2) LAN
(3) DAN
(4) WAN
(5) TAN

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Question 6

6. The primary purpose of software is to turn data into
(1) websites
(2) information
(3) programs
(4) objects
(5) None of these

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Question 7

7. A compiler translates a program written in a highlevel language into
(1) Machine language
(2)An algorithm
(3) A debugged program
(4) Java
(5) None of these

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Question 8

8. When your turn on the computer, the boot routine will perform this test
(1) RAM test
(2) disk drive test
(3) memory test
(4) power-on self-test
(5) None of these

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Question 9

9. A ……… is a unique name that you give to a file of information.
(1) device letter
(2) folder
(3) file name
(4) file name extension
(5) None of these

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Question 10

10. Hardware includes
(1) all devices used to input data into a computer
(2) sets of instructions that a computer runs or executes
(3) the computer and all the devices connected to it that are used to input and output data
(4) all devices involved in processing information including the central processing unit, memory and storage
(5) None of the above

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