SBI Clerk Exam – 2011


Question 181

The term _________ refers to data storage systems that make it possible for a computer or electronic device to store and retrieve data.

(a) retrieval technology
(b) input technology
(c) output technology
(d) storage technology
(e) None of these

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Question 182

The term _________ refers to any computer component that is required to perform work.

(a) bootstrap
(b) kernel
(c) resource
(d) source code
(e) None of these

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Question 183

A computer system

(a) hardware
(b) software
(c) peripheral devices
(d) All of these
(e) None of these

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Question 184

A is a software program used to view Web pages.

(a) site
(b) host
(c) link
(d) browser
(e) None of these

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Question 185

________is the maximum amount of data that can be stored on a storage medium.

(a) Magnetic storage
(b) Optical storage
(c) Solid-state storage
(d) Storage capacity
(e) None of these

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Question 186

The ________ is responsible for performing calculations and contains decision-making mechanisms.

(a) Central Processing Unit
(b) Memory Unit
(c) Arithmetic and Logic Unit
(d) Output Unit
(e) None of these

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Question 187

A ________ is a large and expensive computer capable of simultaneously processing data for hundreds or thousands of users.
(a) handheld computer
(b) mainframe computer
(c) personal computer
(d) tablet computer
(e) None of these

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Question 188

Which of the following is not true about computer files?

(a) They are collections of data saved to a storage medium
(b) Every file has a filename
(c) A file extension is established by the user to indicate the file’s content
(d) All files contain data(e)None of these

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Question 189

________allows voice conversations to travel over the Internet.

(a) Internet telephony
(b) Instant messaging
(c) E-mail
(d) E-commerce
(e) None of these

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Question 190

You use a (n) ________, such as a keyboard or mouse, to input information.

(a) storage device
(b) processing device
(c) input device
(d) output device
(e) None of these

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Question 191

Which of the following is not true concering user IDs and passwords?

(a) When you enter your userID and password the computer knows it is you
(b) If your computer asks for a user ID and password, you can create your own
(c) Sometimes you are assigned a user ID and password,for security reasons
(d) You should share your user ID and password with at least one other person
(e) None of these

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Question 192

One who designs, writes, tests and maintains computer programs is called a

(a) User
(b) Programmer
(c) Designer
(d) Operator
(e) None of these

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Question 193

Items such as names and addresses are considered

(a) information
(b) input
(c) records
(d) data
(e) None of these

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Question 194

Sending an E-mail is similar to

(a) writing a letter
(b) drawing a picture
(c) talking on the phone
(d) sending a package
(e) None of these

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Question 195

Which of the following can only have sequential access?

(a) Disk
(b) Tape
(c) CD-ROM
(d) DVD-ROM
(e) None of these

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Question 196

Secondary storage

(a) does not require constant power
(b) does not use magnetic media
(c) consists of four main types of devices
(d) does not store information for later retrieval
(e) None of these

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Question 197

Where is a modem connected to ?

(a) processor
(b) motherboard
(c) printer
(d) phone line
(e) None of these

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Question 198

Which is the smallest of the following computers?

(a) Notebook
(b) Laptop
(c) Desktop
(d) Workstation
(e) None of these

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Question 199

Computers connected to a LAN can

(a) run faster
(b) go on line
(c) share information and/or share peripheral equipment
(d) E-mail
(e) None of these

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Question 200

This component is required to process data into information and consists of integrated circuits

(a) Hard disk
(b) RAM
(c) CPU
(d) ROM
(e) None of these

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