701 – 800 Key Points

701) SUM () is not a financial function
702) 98/04/12 cannot be used to enter a date
703) Windows is popular because of its being expensive
704) Personal computers currently sold in India have main memories at an entry level in the range of megabytes
705) The unit in CPU or processor, which performs arithmetic and logical operations is ALU
706) RAM is volatile
707) The result of arithmetic and logical operations is stored in an accumulator
708) A small amount of memory included in the processor for high speed access is called cache
709) A bus is an electronic track system
710) A co-processor is used to improve the speed of mathematical calculations
711) Intel 80286 belongs to third generation microprocessors
712) A hexadigit can be represented by eight binary bits
713) The number of processes that may running at the same time in a large system can be thousands
714) FORTRAN is a 3GL
715) Root is not an item of the Menu bar
716) Difficult to do what it projects is not considered to be a feature of the spreadsheet
717) While starting the Lotus 1-2-3, the current cell reference is shown at top left hand corner of the screen
718) Bill gates is the chief of Microsoft
719) Excel office assistant can be made to appear by using F1 key and help menu
720) 9 per page is the max no of showing positioning of per page handouts
721) Alignment buttons are available on formatting toolbar
723) Logo refers to a computer language
724) The most appropriate command to permanently remove all records from the current table is Zap
725) The efficient and well designed computerized payroll system would be on-line real time system
726) The scripts which are designed to receive value from Web users is CGI script
727) WAIS stands for – wide assumed information section
728) Modem is used for connecting PC using telephone lines
729) Token bus is the most popular LAN protocol for bus topology
730) Manipulating data to create information is known as analysis
731) A separate document form another program sent along with an E-mail message is known as E-mail attachment
732) When you boot up a PC — portions of the operating system are copied from disk into memory
733) Correcting errors in a program is called debugging
734) A word processor would most likely be used to type a biography
735) A database is an organized collection of data about a single entity
736) Fire fox is a web browser
737) Most of the commonly used personal computers/laptops do not have a command key known as turnover
738) Full form of USB is known as Universal serial bus
739) The quickest and easiest way in Word to locate a particular word or phrase in a document is to use the find command
740) Computer sends and receives data in the form of digital signals
741) Icons are graphical objects used to represent commonly used application
742) Most World Wide Web pages contain HTML commands in the language
743) In any window, the maximize button, the minimize button and the close buttons appear on the title bar
744) Checking that a pin code number is valid before it is entered into the system in an example of data validation
745) Windows 95 and windows 98 and Windows NT are known as operating systems
746) Information on a computer is stored as analog data
747) A program that works like a calculator for keeping track of money and making budgets is spreadsheet
748) To take information from one source and bring it to your computer is referred to as download
749) Windows is not a common feature of software applications
750) A toolbar contains buttons and menus that provide quick access to commonly used commands
751) Input device is an equipment used to capture information and commands
752) Most of the commonly available personal computers/laptops have a keyboard popularly known as QWERTY
753) Editing a document consists of reading through the document you’ve created then—correcting your errors
754) Virtual Box is not a famous operating system
755) Junk e-mail is also called spam
756) DOC is the default file extension for all word documents
757) .bas, .doc and .htm are examples of extensions
758) Codes consisting of bars or lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer readable are known as a bar code
759) Convenience, speed of delivery, generally and reliability are all considered as the advantages of e-mail
760) E-commerce allows companies to conduct business over the internet
761) The most important or powerful computer in a typical network is network server
 762) To make a notebook act as a desktop model, the notebook can be connected to a docking station which is connected to a monitor and other devices
763) Storage that retains its data after the power is turned off is referred to as non- volatile storage
764) Virtual memory is memory on the hard disk that the CPU uses as an extended RAM
765) To move to the beginning of a line of text, press the home key
766) When sending and e-mail, the subject line describes the contents of the message
 767) Microsoft is an application suite
768) Information travels between components on the motherboard through bays
769) One advantage of dial-up internet access is it utilizes existing telephone security
770) Network components are connected to the same cable in the star topology
771) Booting checks to ensure the components of the computer are operating and connected properly
772) Control key is used in combination with another key to perform a specific task  
773) Scanner will translate images of text, drawings, and photos into digital form
 774) Information on a computer is stored as digital data
775) The programs and data kept in main memory while the processor is using them
776) Storage unit provide storage for information and instruction
777) Help menu button exist at start
778) Microsoft company developed MS Office 2000
779) Charles Babbage is called the father of modern computing
780) Data link layer of OSI reference model provides the service of error detection and control to the highest layer
781) Optical fiber is not a network
782) OMR is used to read choice filled up by the student in common entrance test
 783) A network that spreads over cities is WAN
784) File Manager is not a part of a standard office suite
785) A topology of computer network means cabling between PCs
786) In UNIX command “Ctrl + Z” is used to suspend current process or command
787) Word is the word processor in MS Office
788) Network layer of an ISO-OSI reference model is for networking support
789) Telnet helps in remote login
789) Telnet helps in remote login
790) MS Word allows creation of .DOC type of documents by default
791) In case of MS-access, the rows of a table correspond to records
792) Record maintenance in database is not a characteristic of E-mail
793) In a SONET system, an add/drop multipliers removes noise from a signal and can also add/remove headers
794) The WWW standard allows grammars on many different computer platforms to show the information on a server. Such programmers are called Web Browsers
795) One of the oldest calculating device was abacus
796) Paint art is not a special program in MS Office
797) Outlook Express is a e-mail client, scheduler, address book
798) The first generation computers had vacuum tubes and magnetic drum
799) Office Assistant is an animated character that gives help in MSOffice
800) Alta Vista has been created by research facility of Digital Electronic corporation of USA