Exercise & Quiz Test – 44


Question 1

1. Where does most data go first with in a computer memory hierarchy__________
(1) RAM
(2) ROM
(3) BIOS
(4) CACHE
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) RAM
Question 2

2. Select the Odd one_________
(1) Operating system
(2) Interpreter
(3) Compiler
(4) Assembler
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Operating system
Question 3

3. Perforated paper used as input or output media is known as_________
(1) Paper tape
(2) Magnetic tape
(3) Punched paper tape
(4) Card punch
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Paper tape
Question 4

4. __________ Store data temporarily and pass it on as directed by the control unit.
(1) Address
(2) Register
(3) Number
(4) Memory
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(2) Register
Question 5

5. RAID stands for________
(1) Reproduce Array of Intelligent Disks
(2) Reproduce Array of Inexpensive Disks
(3) Redundant Array of Inexpensive Drives
(4) Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks
(5) none of these

Answer & Solution
(4) Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks
Question 6

6. In most Microsoft programs, what does ‘alt+f4’ do_________
(1) Ends the program
(2) Opens the program
(3) Run the program
(4) Modify the program
(5) none of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Ends the program
Question 7

7. A device that is used to transmit data from one location to another is known as ________
(1) Storage
(2) Memory
(3) Carrier
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) Carrier
Question 8

8. Programs developed by an outside supplier and provided to the user in a machine readable form is known as_________
(1) Canned programs
(2) Beta program
(3) Alpha program
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Canned programs
Question 9

9. Which of the following describe one or more characteristics of a modem computer_______
(1) An electronic device
(2) A mechanical device
(3) An electro-mechanical device
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) An electronic device
Question 10

10. Octal number system has a base ________
(1) Two
(2) Four
(3) Eight
(4) Ten
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) Eight