CIS 105 Final Exam

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  • 1. 
    The four basic operations in the information processing cycle are?
    • A. 

      Input, process, output, storage

    • B. 

      ROM, RAM, CPU, ALU

    • C. 

      Items, raw facts, copies, programs

    • D. 

      Duplicates, backup, disk, tracks


  • 2. 
    During processing the computer...
    • A. 

      Processes information

    • B. 

      Manipulates software

    • C. 

      Manipulates hardware

    • D. 

      Manipulates data to create information

    • E. 

      Is nonvolatile


  • 3. 
    Data are..
    • A. 

      Items and facts

    • B. 

      Raw facts and unprocessed items

    • C. 

      Software and hardware

    • D. 

      ROM and RAM


  • 4. 
    Information is processed data that is...
    • A. 

      Raw

    • B. 

      Valuable

    • C. 

      Pixels

    • D. 

      Wedged


  • 5. 
    Another name for computer programs are..
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Output devices

    • D. 

      Memory


  • 6. 
    Another name for computer equipment is..
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Input devices

    • D. 

      Output devices


  • 7. 
    The primary components of the computer include....
    • A. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, storage devices, and communications

    • B. 

      Input devices, the processor, logic unit, output devices, storage devices, and communications

    • C. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, storage devices

    • D. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, and communications

    • E. 

      Input devices, the CPU, memory, output devices, storage devices, and communications


  • 8. 
    Computer hardware includes...
    • A. 

      The system unit, input devices, control unit devices

    • B. 

      Scanners, printers, speakers

    • C. 

      The system unit, input devices, and output devices

    • D. 

      Speakers, printers, keyboards, microphones


  • 9. 
    The processor, memory, and storage devices are housed in a box-like case called the...
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      System unit

    • D. 

      CPU

    • E. 

      ALU


  • 10. 
    Input devices include...
    • A. 

      Monitors, printers, and scanners

    • B. 

      Keyboards, mice (mouses), scanners, and microphones

    • C. 

      Software, hardware, CPU's, and the processor

    • D. 

      WAN, LAN, ISP, and HTML


  • 11. 
    Output devices include....
    • A. 

      Printers, monitors, and mouses

    • B. 

      Printers, monitors, and keyboards

    • C. 

      Printers, monitors, and speakers

    • D. 

      Printers, monitors, and scanners

    • E. 

      Printers, monitors, and microphones


  • 12. 
    The monitor is divided into...
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Pixels

    • C. 

      Copies

    • D. 

      Duplicates

    • E. 

      Originals


  • 13. 
    The two main sections of the CPU are the...
    • A. 

      Arithmetic logic unit, and control unit

    • B. 

      ALU and ROM

    • C. 

      RAM and monitor

    • D. 

      Printer and control unit


  • 14. 
    Memory consist of...
    • A. 

      Input's and output's

    • B. 

      ROM and RAM

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      750 mb

    • E. 

      17 gb


  • 15. 
    ROM is...
    • A. 

      Permanently programmed when installed

    • B. 

      Permanently programmed at Mircosoft

    • C. 

      Permanently programmed after purchase

    • D. 

      Permanently programmed at BestBuy


  • 16. 
    ROM is blank it never changes

  • 17. 
    RAM is....
    • A. 

      Volatile

    • B. 

      Nonvolatile


  • 18. 
    Formatting is the process of dividing a disk into...
    • A. 

      Tracks and RAM

    • B. 

      ROM and RAM

    • C. 

      Sectors and data

    • D. 

      Tracks and sectors


  • 19. 
    Creating duplicates or copies of important programs or files for safe keeping in case the originals are destroyed or get lost is known as....
    • A. 

      Stored

    • B. 

      Backup

    • C. 

      Saved

    • D. 

      Shutdown

    • E. 

      Restarted


  • 20. 
    A 3 1/2 inch floppy disk can hold....
    • A. 

      1.77 mb

    • B. 

      1.45 mb

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      2.0 mb

    • E. 

      17 gb


  • 21. 
    Which holds less memory?
    • A. 

      Floppy disk

    • B. 

      Zip disk

    • C. 

      CD

    • D. 

      DVD


  • 22. 
    Which can hold the most memory?
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      DVD

    • C. 

      Floppy disk

    • D. 

      Zip disk


  • 23. 
    A zip disk can hold from....
    • A. 

      4.7 gb to 17 gb

    • B. 

      100 mb to 750 mb

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      650 to 1 gb


  • 24. 
    Flash memory cards include..
    • A. 

      Sandisk, Secure Digital, xD Picture Card, and Memory Stick

    • B. 

      Input devices, Secure Digital, output devices, and Memory Stick

    • C. 

      CompactFlash, Secure Digital, IPOD's and IPHONE's

    • D. 

      CompactFlash, Secure Digital, xD Picture Card, and Memory Stick


  • 25. 
    Flash memory cards consist entirely of electronics and...
    • A. 

      Do contain many moving parts

    • B. 

      Do not contain any moving parts

    • C. 

      Contain ROM and RAM

    • D. 

      Optical disk


  • 26. 
    Tape storage is used for....
    • A. 

      Long term storage and backup

    • B. 

      Backup only

    • C. 

      Long term only

    • D. 

      Short term storage


  • 27. 
    Application software includes...
    • A. 

      Word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, and communications

    • B. 

      Microsoft word, and microsoft excel

    • C. 

      Word processing, and spreadsheets

    • D. 

      Spreadsheets, and communications


  • 28. 
    A printer produces a..
    • A. 

      Soft copy output

    • B. 

      Hard copy output

    • C. 

      Hard copy input

    • D. 

      Soft copy input


  • 29. 
    There are blank bits in a byte..
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      24

    • E. 

      64


  • 30. 
    A gigabyte equals approx. ...
    • A. 

      1 billion memory locations

    • B. 

      2 million memory locations

    • C. 

      1 thousand memory locations

    • D. 

      3 billion memory locations

    • E. 

      100 million memory locations


  • 31. 
    The data hierarchy is..
    • A. 

      Character, field, record, file and database

    • B. 

      E-mail, cd rom, floppy disk

    • C. 

      Hard drive, my computer, programs

    • D. 

      Keyboard, mouse, monitor


  • 32. 
    The motherboard is...
    • A. 

      The computer hardrive

    • B. 

      The main program

    • C. 

      A large circuit board inside the computer

    • D. 

      The main window


  • 33. 
    A graphical user interface allows the user to interact with the computer using....
    • A. 

      Word, paint, powerpoint

    • B. 

      Icons, symbols, words

    • C. 

      One, two, three


  • 34. 
    A wireless internet service provider (WISP) is a company that provides wireless internet access to computers and mobile devices such as...
    • A. 

      Home phones

    • B. 

      Calculators

    • C. 

      Smartphones and PDA's

    • D. 

      Browsers


  • 35. 
    One reason to network computers is to share resources such as...
    • A. 

      Printers

    • B. 

      Fax machines

    • C. 

      Cell phones

    • D. 

      Hardrive


  • 36. 
    A WAN covers a what?
    • A. 

      Large geographical area

    • B. 

      The whole computer screen

    • C. 

      The whole hard drive

    • D. 

      The world


  • 37. 
    A "LAN" is a small network usually....
    • A. 

      To your home

    • B. 

      Confined to a single building

    • C. 

      To your work place

    • D. 

      Cell phone


  • 38. 
    An ISP is an orginazation that supplies connections to the internet for...
    • A. 

      A yearly fee

    • B. 

      A monthly fee

    • C. 

      Free

    • D. 

      A lifetime


  • 39. 
    The WWW contains....
    • A. 

      Guns

    • B. 

      Email

    • C. 

      Databases

    • D. 

      Electric documents


  • 40. 
    HTML stand for...
    • A. 

      Hypertect markup language

    • B. 

      Hydro Techinical Matrix Link

    • C. 

      Hyper True Markup Link

    • D. 

      Hydro Tech Magical Link


  • 41. 
    The HTTP in a web address stands for hypertexts transfer protocall
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 42. 
    Who is the father of the WWW?
    • A. 

      Marc Andreessen

    • B. 

      Tim Berners-Lee

    • C. 

      Bill Gates

    • D. 

      Ronald Fucking Mcdonald


  • 43. 
    Who developed the first graphical web browser?
    • A. 

      Diablo Marcus

    • B. 

      Bill Gates

    • C. 

      Marc Andreessen

    • D. 

      Lee Henderson


  • 44. 
    Email address must contain...
    • A. 

      .com

    • B. 

      The & symbol

    • C. 

      The @ symbol

    • D. 

      Http://


  • 45. 
    A word for a rude or aggressive email is...
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Hate mail

    • C. 

      Flame

    • D. 

      Rude people


  • 46. 
    In Email another name for a smiley or smiley variation is an...
    • A. 

      Whatever

    • B. 

      Feelings

    • C. 

      Emotion

    • D. 

      Emoticon


  • 47. 
    Business conducted over the internet is commonly known as...
    • A. 

      Internet business

    • B. 

      E-commerce

    • C. 

      E-Link

    • D. 

      E-Work


  • 48. 
    The rules that computers must follow to successfully exchange data with other computers on a network are known as...
    • A. 

      Email

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Protocol

    • D. 

      Link


  • 49. 
    In which operation of the information processing cycle does the computer manipulate data to create information?
    • A. 

      Linking

    • B. 

      Processing

    • C. 

      Loading

    • D. 

      Helping


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