Exercise & Quiz Test – 76


Question 1

1. What is the main difference between a mainframe and a super computer_______
(1) Super computer is much larger than mainframe computers
(2) Super computers are much smaller than mainframe computers
(3) Supercomputers are focused to execute few programs as fast as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute as many programs concurrently
(4) Supercomputers are focused to execute as many programs as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute few programs as fast as possible
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) Supercomputers are focused to execute few programs as fast as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute as many programs concurrently
Question 2

2. Documentations should include_________
(1) Destination and users of the output data
(2) Source of input data
(3) Information on the purpose of the workbook
(4) All of above
(5) None of the above

Answer & Solution
(4) All of above
Question 3

3. To edit the selected cell in ms excel_________
(1) Press F1
(2) Press F2
(3) Press F4
(4) Press F5
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(2) Press F2
Question 4

4. Which of the following storage media provides sequential access only________
(1) Floppy disk
(2) Magnetic disk
(3) Magnetic tape
(4) Optical disk
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) Magnetic tape
Question 5

5. The set of parallel electrical conducting lines through which different components on the mother board of a PC unit are linked together are called________
(1) Conductors
(2) Buses
(3) Slide Master
(4) Consecutives
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(2) Buses
Question 6

6. One byte represents________
(1) Eight characters
(2) Eight bits
(3) A single digit with two possible states
(4) A word
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(2) Eight bits
Question 7

7. Saving files in HTML format_________
(1) Makes it possible for anyone to view the file in a Web browser
(2) Increases file conversion costs
(3) Decreases software compatibility
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Makes it possible for anyone to view the file in a Web browser
Question 8

8. Which of the following would NOT be performed with application software________
(1) Financial report sent to investors
(2) Hard disk cleanup
(3) Charts for a sales meeting presentation
(4) Customer list used for mailing invoices
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(2) Hard disk cleanup
Question 9

9. Which of the following computer types is most powerful_________
(1) Professional workstation
(2) Internet appliance
(3) Desktop computer
(4) Network computer
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(1) Professional workstation
Question 10

10. What is the flow of data between countries commonly called________
(1) International information system
(2) EDI
(3) Outsourcing
(4) Trans border data flow
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
 (4) Trans border data flow