IBPS – CWE (PO/MT) – 2011


151. To change selected text to all capital letters, click the change case button, then click

1) Uppercase
2) Upper all
3) Capslock
4) Lock Upper
5) Large Size

Answer & Solution
1) Uppercase

152.  A person who uses his or her expertise to gain access to other people’s computers to get information illegally or do damage is a

1) hacker
2) analyst
3) instant messenger
4) programmer
5) spammer

Answer & Solution
1) hacker

153.  A device that connects to a network without the use of cables is said to be

1) distributed
2) free
3) centralized
4) open source
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
5) None of these

154.  Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym

1) CD
2) DVD
3) ROM
4) RW
5) ROS

Answer & Solution
4) RW

155.  The most common type of storage devices are

1) persistent
2) optical
3) magnetic
4) flash
5) steel

Answer & Solution
3) magnetic

156.  Codes consisting of lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer-readable are known as

1) an ASCII code
2) a magnetic tape
3) a bar code
4) an OCR scanne
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) a bar code

157.  A Web site’s main page is called its

1) Homepage
2) Browser page
3) Search Page
4) Bookmark
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
1) Homepage

158.  Part number, part description, and number of parts ordered are examples of

1) control
2) output
3) processing
4) feedback
5) input

Answer & Solution
5) input

159.  To access properties of an object, the mouse technique to use is

1) dragging
2) dropping
3) right-clicking
4) shift-clicking
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) right-clicking

160.  Computers use the number system to store data and perform calculations.

1) binary
2) octal
3) decimal
4) hexadecimal
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
1) binary

161.  ______are attempts by individuals to obtain confidential information from you by falsifying their identity.

1) Phishing trips
2) Computer viruses
3) Spyware scams
4) Viruses
5) Philshing scams

Answer & Solution
1) Phishing trips

162.  Why is it unethical to share copyrighted files with your friends?

1) It is not unethical, because it is legal.
2) It is unethical because files are being given for free.
3) Sharing copyrighted files without permission breaks copyright laws.
4) It is not unethical because the files are being given for free.
5) It is not unethical – anyone can access a computer

Answer & Solution
3) Sharing copyrighted files without permission breaks copyright laws.

163.  Which of the following can be used to select the entire document?

1) CTRL + A
2) ALT + F5
3) SHIFT + A
4) CTRL + K
5) CTRL + H

Answer & Solution
1) CTRL + A

164.  To instruct Word to fit the width of a column to the contents of a table automatically, click the ______ button and then point to AutoFit Contents.

1) Fit to Form
2) Format
3) Autosize
4) Contents
5) Autofit

Answer & Solution
3) Autosize

165.  The simultaneous processing of two or more programs by multiple processors is

1) multiprogramming
2) multitasking
3) time-sharing
4) multiprocessing
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) multiprocessing

166.  A disk’s content that is recorded at the time of manufacture and that cannot be changed or erase by the user is

1) memory-only
2) write-only
3) CPU
4) CD-ROM
5) ROM

Answer & Solution
5) ROM

167.  What is the permanent memory built into your computer called?

1) RAM
2) Floppy
3) CPU
4) CD-ROM
5) ROM

Answer & Solution
5) ROM

168.  The default view in Excel is _______view.

1) Work
2) Auto
3) Normal
4) Roman
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) Normal

169.  What displays the contents of the active cell in Excel?

1) Namebox
2) Row Headings
3) Formulabar
4) Taskpane
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) Formulabar

170.  In word you can force a page break

1) by positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing the F1 key
2) by positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing Ctrl + enter
3) by using the Insert / Section Break
4) by changing the font size of your document
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) by positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing Ctrl + enter

171.  Grouping and processing all of a firm’s transactions at one time is called

1) a database management system
2) batch processing
3) a real-time system
4) an on-line system
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) batch processing

172.  Help menu is available at which, button?

1) End
2) Start
3) Turnoff
4) Restart
5) Reboot

Answer & Solution
2) Start

173.  You can keep your personal files/folders in

1) My folder
2) My Documents
3) My Files
4) My Text
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) My Documents

174.  A central computer that holds collections of data and programs for many PCs, workstations, and other computers is a(n)

1) supercomputer
2) minicomputer
3) laptop
4) server
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) server

175.  When you save to this, your data will remain intact even when the computer is turned off.

1) RAM
2) motherboard
3) secondary storage device
4) primary storage device
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) secondary storage device

176.  The folder retains copies of messages that you have started but are not yet ready to send.

1) Drafts
2) Outbox
3) Address Book
4) Sent Items
5) Inbox

Answer & Solution
1) Drafts

177.  You can a search by providing more information- the search engine can use to select a smaller, more useful set of results.

1) refine
2) expand
3) load
4) query
5) slowdown

Answer & Solution
1) refine

178.  The contents of are lost when the computer turns off.

1) storage
2) input
3) output
4) memory
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) memory

179.  The enables you to simultaneously keep multiple Web pages open in one browser window.

1) tab box
2) pop – up helper
3) tab row
4) address bar
5) Esc key

Answer & Solution
3) tab row

180.  A DVD is an example of a(n)

1) hard disk
2) optical disc
3) output device
4) solid-state storage device
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) optical disc

181.  The basic unit of a worksheet into which you enter data in Excel is called a

1) tab
2) cell
3) box
4) range
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) cell

182.  ———is the process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors.

1) Tracking
2) Formatting
3) Crashing
4) Allotting
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) Formatting

183.  Which ports connect special types of music instruments to sound cards?

1) BUS
2) CPU
3) USB
4) MIDI
5)’MINI

Answer & Solution
4) MIDI

184.  The process of transferring files from a computer on the Internet to your computer is called

1) downloading
2) uploading
3) FTP
4) JPEG
5) downsizing

Answer & Solution
1) downloading

185.  ——— In Excel allows users to bring together copies of workbooks that other users have worked on independently.

1) Copying
2) Merging
3) Pasting
4) Compiling
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) Merging

186.  If you want to connect to your own computer through the Internet from another location, you can use

1) e-mail
2) FTP
3) instant message
4) Telnet
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) Telnet

187.  To reload a Web page, press the button.

1) Redo
2) Reload
3) Restore
4) Ctrl
5) Refresh

Answer & Solution
5) Refresh

188.  Mobile Commerce is best described as

1) The use of kiosks in marketing
2) Transporting products
3) Buying and selling goods/services through wireless handheld devices
4) Using notebook PCs in marketing
5) None of the above

Answer & Solution
3) Buying and selling goods/services through wireless handheld devices

189.  _____Video processors consist of ______and _______, which store and process images.

1) CPU and VGA
2) CPU and memory
3) VGA and memory
4) VGI and DVI
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) VGI and DVI

190.   ______are words that a programming language has set aside for its own use.

1) Control words
2) Control structures
3) Reserved words
4) Reserved keys
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) Reserved keys

191.  What is the process of copying software programs from secondary storage media to the hard disk called?

1) configuration
2) download
3) storage
4) upload
5) installation

Answer & Solution
5) installation

192.  This first step in the transaction processing cycle captures business data through various modes such as optical scanning or at an electronic commerce website.

1) Document and report generation
2) Database maintenance
3) Transaction processing start-up
4) Data Entry

Answer & Solution
3) Transaction processing start-up

193.  When the pointer is positioned on a like a hand.

1) Grammar error
2) Formatting error
3) Screen Tip
4) Spelling error
5) Hyperlink

Answer & Solution
5) Hyperlink

194.  The computer abbreviation KB usually means

1) Key Block
2) Kernel Boot
3) Key Byte
4) Kit Bit
5) Kilo Byte

Answer & Solution
5) Kilo Byte

195.  Which of the following are advantages of CD-ROM as a storage media?

1) CD-ROM is an inexpensive way to store large amount of data and information.
2) CD-ROM disks retrieve data and information more quickly than magnetic disks do.
3) CD-ROMs make less errors than magnetic media.
4) All the above
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
1) CD-ROM is an inexpensive way to store large amount of data and information.

196.  A (n)____is a special visual and audio effect applied in Powerpoint to text or content.

1) animation
2) flash
3) wipe
4) dissolve
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
1) animation

197.  Which of the following is a storage device that uses rigid, permanently installed magnetic disks to store data/ information?

1) floppy diskette
2) hard disk
3) permanent disk
4) optical disk
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
2) hard disk

198.  The piece of hardware that converts your computer’s digital signal to an analog signal that can travel over telephone lines is called a

1) red wire
2) blue cord
3) tower
4) modem
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
4) modem

199.  Personal computers can be connected together to form a

1) server
2) supercomputer
3) network
4) enterprise
5) None of these

Answer & Solution
3) network

200.  A _____ is the term used when a search engine returns a Web page that matches the search criteria.

1) blog
2) hit
3) link
4) view
5) success

Answer & Solution
2) hit