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IT (Information Technology) is the use of computers to store, manipulate, transmit and retrieve data or information continuously in the field of business or any entrepreneur, Information Technology is considered a branch under Information Communication Technology (ICT), the world is now known to computer age, take a this quiz on IT.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Where did the term Information Technology in its modern term first appear?

    • A.

      Dolance Business Review

    • B.

      Oxford Review Business

    • C.

      Business Review Process

    • D.

      Harvard Business Review

    Correct Answer
    D. Harvard Business Review
    Explanation
    The term "Information Technology" in its modern form first appeared in the Harvard Business Review.

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  • 2. 

    The term .................. is use for computers and computer networks?

    • A.

      Biba

    • B.

      Biab

    • C.

      Babi

    • D.

      Baab

    Correct Answer
    C. Babi
    Explanation
    The term "babi" is used for computers and computer networks.

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  • 3. 

    When did electronic began to exist?

    • A.

      1930

    • B.

      1940

    • C.

      1950

    • D.

      1960

    Correct Answer
    B. 1940
    Explanation
    Electronics began to exist in the 1940s. This was the era when significant advancements were made in electronic technology, such as the invention of the transistor and the development of electronic computers. These breakthroughs laid the foundation for the modern electronic age and revolutionized various industries, including telecommunications, computing, and entertainment.

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  • 4. 

    Which year was the first programmable computer completed?

    • A.

      1941

    • B.

      1931

    • C.

      1951

    • D.

      1971

    Correct Answer
    A. 1941
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1941. This is the year when the first programmable computer was completed. This means that a computer was developed that could be instructed to carry out specific tasks through a set of instructions or programs. It marked a significant milestone in the history of computing, paving the way for the development of more advanced and sophisticated computers in the future.

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  • 5. 

    Comparable geared devices did not emerged in Europe not until the ................. century?

    • A.

      22

    • B.

      20

    • C.

      16

    • D.

      18

    Correct Answer
    C. 16
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 16. This is because comparable geared devices did not emerge in Europe until the 16th century.

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  • 6. 

    Where was the first transistorised computer developed?

    • A.

      Belgium University

    • B.

      University of Liverpool

    • C.

      Oxford University

    • D.

      University of Manchester

    Correct Answer
    D. University of Manchester
    Explanation
    The first transistorised computer was developed at the University of Manchester. This university played a significant role in the development of early computers, and the creation of the transistorised computer was a major breakthrough in the field of computing. The use of transistors instead of vacuum tubes allowed for smaller, more efficient, and more reliable computers to be built. The University of Manchester's contribution to the development of the transistorised computer marks an important milestone in the history of computing.

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  • 7. 

    How many watts did the transistorised computer consumed in it final version?

    • A.

      250

    • B.

      200

    • C.

      150

    • D.

      100

    Correct Answer
    C. 150
    Explanation
    The transistorised computer consumed 150 watts in its final version.

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  • 8. 

    What is the name of the author that published the first article in 1958?

    • A.

      Karl P. Jack and Abraham S. Laurence

    • B.

      Harold J. Leavitt and Thomas L. Whisler

    • C.

      Thomas G. Leavitt and Peter N. Milton 

    • D.

      Nelson O. John and Albert J. Carlos

    Correct Answer
    B. Harold J. Leavitt and Thomas L. Whisler
  • 9. 

    Who is the father of computer?

    • A.

      Charles Babbage

    • B.

      Bill Gate

    • C.

      Abraham Bab

    • D.

      Lucas Paolo

    Correct Answer
    A. Charles Babbage
    Explanation
    Charles Babbage is considered the father of the computer because he designed the Analytical Engine, which is considered the first mechanical general-purpose computer. Although it was never built during his lifetime, his ideas and designs laid the foundation for modern computers. Babbage's contributions to the field of computing include the concept of a stored program, the use of punched cards for input and output, and the idea of a central processing unit (CPU). His work paved the way for the development of computers as we know them today.

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  • 10. 

    When did the London Science Museum completed a working version of the Analytical Engine No 2?

    • A.

      1994

    • B.

      1993

    • C.

      1992

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    D. 1991
    Explanation
    In 1991, the London Science Museum completed a working version of the Analytical Engine No 2.

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