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Please answer the questions the best you can. This is just a practice quiz. You will no be graded on this by any means. These questions will not be exactly on the exam. But these are good questions to ask to help you understand what will be on the test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Among the components lised below, name an input device. 

    • A.

      Monitor

    • B.

      CPU

    • C.

      Keyboard

    • D.

      Printer

    Correct Answer
    C. Keyboard
    Explanation
    An input device is a device that allows users to input data or commands into a computer. The keyboard is a common input device that enables users to type and enter data into the computer. It consists of a set of keys, including letters, numbers, and various function keys, which are used to input information or commands into the computer system. Therefore, the keyboard is the correct answer as it is an input device used for data input.

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  • 2. 

    CD- ROm is used to store data. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    A CD-ROM is a type of optical disc that is used to store data. It stands for Compact Disc-Read Only Memory. It is commonly used to store software, documents, multimedia files, and other types of data. The data on a CD-ROM cannot be modified or erased, hence the "Read Only" aspect. Therefore, the statement "CD-ROM is used to store data" is true.

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  • 3. 

    Among the components listed below, identify an output device.

    • A.

      Monitor

    • B.

      CPU

    • C.

      Keyboard

    • D.

      Mouse

    Correct Answer
    A. Monitor
    Explanation
    An output device is a component that displays information or data from a computer. In this case, the monitor is the correct answer because it visually presents the output of the computer, such as text, images, and videos. The CPU, keyboard, and mouse are all input devices, as they allow the user to interact with and input data into the computer system.

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  • 4. 

    What does CPU stand for?

    • A.

      Central Processing Unit

    • B.

      Central Power Unit

    • C.

      Computer Power Unit

    • D.

      Cross Power Unit

    Correct Answer
    A. Central Processing Unit
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Central Processing Unit. CPU stands for Central Processing Unit, which is the primary component of a computer that performs most of the processing inside the computer. It is responsible for executing instructions, performing calculations, and managing the flow of data within the computer system.

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  • 5. 

    A scanner is an output device. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    A scanner is actually an input device, not an output device. It is used to convert physical documents or images into digital format, which can then be stored, edited, or printed. Output devices, on the other hand, are used to display or present information to the user, such as monitors or printers.

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