How Well Do You Know A Byte?

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How Well Do You Know A Byte?

A byte is a unit of memory encoded in binary numbers and formulated by Werner Buchholz. No promises, but this quiz attempts to bring out the computer wiz in you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many bits make up a byte?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      5

  • 2. 
    The term byte was coined in?
    • A. 

      1909

    • B. 

      1956

    • C. 

      1950

    • D. 

      1952

  • 3. 
    A four-bit quantity is called a?
    • A. 

      Nibyte

    • B. 

      Quadbyte

    • C. 

      Nibble

    • D. 

      Quabite

  • 4. 
    How many bytes make up 93 gibibytes?
    • A. 

      200 million

    • B. 

      225 billion

    • C. 

      50 million

    • D. 

      100 billion

  • 5. 
    What is the unit symbol of the byte?
    • A. 

      By

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      B

    • D. 

      By

  • 6. 
    A unit of logarithmic power ratios is the?
    • A. 

      Bit

    • B. 

      Bel

    • C. 

      Bite

    • D. 

      Bell

  • 7. 
    Then decadic fraction of a unit of logarithmic power ratios is the?
    • A. 

      Kilobyte

    • B. 

      Decibel

    • C. 

      Gigabyte

    • D. 

      Kibi

  • 8. 
    The byte is made up of?
    • A. 

      Strings

    • B. 

      Codes

    • C. 

      Bits

    • D. 

      Yotta

  • 9. 
    How many megabytes make up an exabyte?
    • A. 

      100, 240

    • B. 

      1240

    • C. 

      10, 240

    • D. 

      12, 400

  • 10. 
    1 exametre is approximately how many light years?
    • A. 

      124

    • B. 

      123

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      110

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