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  • 1. 
    ISO stands for
    • A. 

      International Standard Organization

    • B. 

      International Student Organization

    • C. 

      Integrated Services Organization

    • D. 

      None

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Node

    • B. 

      Terminal

    • C. 

      Client

    • D. 

      Online

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Uno server

    • B. 

      Dedicated server

    • C. 

      Committed server

    • D. 

      Service server

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Network Interface Card

    • B. 

      Network Internal Card

    • C. 

      Network Internet Client

    • D. 

      Network Input Card

  • 5. 
    Older networks often use another type of cable, called ________
    • A. 

      Twisted-pair cable

    • B. 

      Unshielded twisted-pair cable

    • C. 

      Coaxial cable

    • D. 

      Optical Fiber

  • 6. 
    SCSI port (pronounced skuzzy) stands for
    • A. 

      System Computer Scanning Interface

    • B. 

      Small Computer System Interface

    • C. 

      Small Computer System Internet

    • D. 

      System Computer, System Interfaced

  • 7. 
    LPT stands for
    • A. 

      Laser Printer

    • B. 

      Link Port

    • C. 

      Line Printer

    • D. 

      Line Port

  • 8. 
    Spool stands for
    • A. 

      Serial Printer Object Oriented Language

    • B. 

      Simultaneous Peripheral Output On-Line

    • C. 

      System Protocol Optimization OutLiner

    • D. 

      Single Program Operating system Operation Link

  • 9. 
    What does SDLC mean in Networking protocol ?
    • A. 

      Software Data Link Control

    • B. 

      Synchronous Data Link Control

    • C. 

      Software development life cycle

    • D. 

      Synchronous data development cycle

  • 10. 
    According to ISO, HDLC means
    • A. 

      High-level Data Link Control

    • B. 

      High-level Data Language Control

    • C. 

      Hardware Data link control

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Internet Protocol

    • B. 

      Internal power

    • C. 

      Intranet protocol

    • D. 

      Internal protocol

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      16

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

  • 14. 
    PAN stands for
    • A. 

      Public Area Network

    • B. 

      Private Area Network

    • C. 

      Personal Area Network

    • D. 

      None

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Minicomputer

    • B. 

      Server

    • C. 

      Client

    • D. 

      Main Frame

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      One Million

    • B. 

      Ten Thousand

    • C. 

      One Hundred

    • D. 

      One Thousand

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      10 Mb

    • B. 

      150 Mb

    • C. 

      650 Mb

    • D. 

      1.4 Mb

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Monetary Demarkation

    • B. 

      Monetary Devaluation Exchange Mechanism

    • C. 

      Modulator Demodulater

    • D. 

      Memory Demagnetization

  • 20. 
    Which device allows your computer to talk to other computers over a telephone line as well as access the internet?
    • A. 

      CD-ROM drive

    • B. 

      Hard Drive

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Modem

  • 21. 
    What is the full form of CD-ROM?
    • A. 

      Compact Disk Read Only Memory

    • B. 

      Compact Disk Run Only Memory

    • C. 

      Closed Disk Read Only Memory

    • D. 

      Closed Disk Run Only Memory

  • 22. 
    What is the complete name of UPS?
    • A. 

      Unplugged Power Supply

    • B. 

      Uninterruptible Power Supply

    • C. 

      Unplugged Program Supply

    • D. 

      Uninterruptible Plug Supply

  • 23. 
    "www" stands for
    • A. 

      World Wide Web

    • B. 

      World Wide Wares

    • C. 

      World Wide War

    • D. 

      World Wide Wait

  • 24. 
    ISP stands for
    • A. 

      Internet Service Provider

    • B. 

      Internet Security Protocol

    • C. 

      Integrated Service Provider

    • D. 

      Integrated Security Provider

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      Plot complicated graphs

    • B. 

      Solve equations

    • C. 

      Translate one language into another

    • D. 

      Author webpages

  • 26. 
    • A. 

      Control unit

    • B. 

      Arithmetic Logic Unit

    • C. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 27. 
    • A. 

      Control Unit

    • B. 

      Arithmetic Logic Unit

    • C. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 28. 
    Total keys keyboard is most popular
    • A. 

      123

    • B. 

      111

    • C. 

      101

    • D. 

      134

  • 29. 
    • A. 

      Hyper text mark lan

    • B. 

      Hyper text markup language

    • C. 

      Hyper tile markup language

    • D. 

      High text markup language

  • 30. 
    Which is a volatile memory
    • A. 

      Random Access Memory (RAM)

    • B. 

      Read Only Memory (ROM)

    • C. 

      Programmeable Read Only Memory

    • D. 

      Read Only Memory Programmeable RAM

  • 31. 
    What is the name of the software that allows us to browse through web pages called?
    • A. 

      Mail Client

    • B. 

      FTP Client

    • C. 

      Messenger

    • D. 

      Browser

  • 32. 
    What is the address given to a computer connected to a network called?
    • A. 

      System Address

    • B. 

      SYSID

    • C. 

      Process ID

    • D. 

      IP Address

  • 33. 
    What is cache memory?
    • A. 

      Temporary Memory

    • B. 

      Random access Memory

    • C. 

      Disk Memory

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 34. 
    • A. 

      Fat32- It supports limited capacity of partition. NTFS- It supports large capacity of partition. it has security, compression, disk quota.

    • B. 

      Fat32-Having Less Security NTFS- It supports large capacity of partition. it has encryption,compression and security

    • C. 

      Fat32- File Allocation Table- It supports limited capacity of partition. Having Low Security and Encryption NTFS- New Technology File System- It supports large capacity of partition. it has security, compression, disk quota.

    • D. 

      A & B

  • 35. 
    Which is related to the harddisk?
    • A. 

      SAS and SCSI

    • B. 

      SATA Serial ATA or Serial Advanced Technology Attachment

    • C. 

      IDE

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 36. 
    • A. 

      This battery is used to change date/Time of system

    • B. 

      This battery is used to change BIOS Configuration

    • C. 

      A&B

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 37. 
    • A. 

      By changing the jumper setting in the motherboard

    • B. 

      By formatting the system

    • C. 

      By removing Bios Battery

    • D. 

      BY formatting only OS

  • 38. 
    • A. 

      Maximum of 4 logical drives

    • B. 

      Maximum of 8 logical drives

    • C. 

      Maximum of 16 logical drives

    • D. 

      Maximum of 24 logical drives

  • 39. 
    • A. 

      ^,*,<

    • B. 

      @,!,É

    • C. 

      É,¢,$

    • D. 

      *,$,?

  • 40. 
    • A. 

      A combination of computer hardware

    • B. 

      A program which translates from one high-level language to another

    • C. 

      A program which translates from one high-level to a machine level

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 41. 
    • A. 

      ANSI

    • B. 

      ASCII

    • C. 

      EBCDIC

    • D. 

      ISO

  • 42. 
    • A. 

      Floppy Disk

    • B. 

      Hard Disk

    • C. 

      Tape Drive

    • D. 

      CDROM

  • 43. 
    Which of the following storage devices can store maximum amount of data?
    • A. 

      Floppy Disk

    • B. 

      Hard Disk

    • C. 

      Compact Disk

    • D. 

      Magneto Optic Disk

  • 44. 
    Memory is made up of
    • A. 

      Set of wires

    • B. 

      Set of circuits

    • C. 

      Large number of cells

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 45. 
    Primary memory stores
    • A. 

      Data alone

    • B. 

      Programs alone

    • C. 

      Results alone

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 46. 
    • A. 

      Input device

    • B. 

      Output device

    • C. 

      Memory

    • D. 

      Microprocessor

  • 47. 
    The cabinet containing the computer’s working parts is known as the
    • A. 

      Workstation

    • B. 

      System unit

    • C. 

      Local hard drive

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 48. 
    You are requested to disable a particular hardware device, which is built into the motherboard. Which of the following are the valid ways to do so?
    • A. 

      Right-click the My Computer icon on the desktop, choose Properties, and then select Device Management

    • B. 

      From a command prompt, enter ilocaldev.msc

    • C. 

      Right-click the My Computer icon on the desktop, choose Manage, and then select Device Manager

    • D. 

      No Answer is Correct

  • 49. 
    • A. 

      Ping local host

    • B. 

      Tracert local

    • C. 

      Ipconfig -p

    • D. 

      Ipconfig /all

  • 50. 
    You are troubleshooting your WinXP system. You want to invoke the Help And Support Center, and you fail. For the Help And Support Center to function, which of the following services must be running?
    • A. 

      Svrhelp.exe

    • B. 

      Helpsvc.exe

    • C. 

      Inisvc.exe

    • D. 

      None of the choices