Business Information Management Exam Practice Test

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In the world today more and more businesses are trying to avoid paperwork by being computerized and storing their data in their systems. With this, there is a need for one to be knowledgeable in business information management. Take up this quiz and see what you recall and prepare for the final exam. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A characteristic of technology's impact in business is.
    • A. 

      Regulation

    • B. 

      Computer Hardware

    • C. 

      People

    • D. 

      IT resources

  • 2. 
    Which of the following send data in groups of bits?
    • A. 

      Serial Port

    • B. 

      Parallel Port

    • C. 

      IrDa Port

    • D. 

      Ethernet Port

  • 3. 
    What is the most critical piece of the of the information lifestyle?
    • A. 

      Use

    • B. 

      Storage

    • C. 

      Disposition

    • D. 

      Dissemintation

  • 4. 
    To achieve a company's business objectives, companies execute:
    • A. 

      Many policies

    • B. 

      Many orders

    • C. 

      Transactions

    • D. 

      Numerous business processes

  • 5. 
    The impact of technology in business is not considered a paradigm shift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Informational Websites are best described as.
    • A. 

      Sites that provide consumers with direct tourism service

    • B. 

      Web sites that provide overall information about the business organization to include product or service rendered.

    • C. 

      Web site that sales information services to consumers

    • D. 

      Websites that sell information to another business

  • 7. 
    A(n) _________________computer is one that is capable of running more than one operating system.
    • A. 

      Dual-boot

    • B. 

      Local area network

    • C. 

      Open-source

    • D. 

      Wide area network

  • 8. 
    To achieve a company's business objectives, companies execute:
    • A. 

      Many policies

    • B. 

      Many orders

    • C. 

      Transactions

    • D. 

      Numerous business processes

  • 9. 
    Where does the authority for the functions and responsibilities of information management originate?
    • A. 

      Public law only

    • B. 

      United States code only

    • C. 

      Public law and federal statues

    • D. 

      United States code and public law

  • 10. 
    The transfer of funds electronically is referred to as ___________________.
    • A. 

      Electronic Payment transfer

    • B. 

      Electronic Funds Allocation

    • C. 

      Electronic Funds Payment

    • D. 

      Electronic Funds Transfer

  • 11. 
    Who are the information managers customers?
    • A. 

      Information users both internal and external

    • B. 

      Information users both centralized and decentralized

    • C. 

      Information providers internal and external

    • D. 

      Information providers centralized and decentralized

  • 12. 
    MIS and information systems are equal topics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Business Intelligence (BI) technologies provide historical, current, and predictive views of business operations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What term best describes preparing employees to successfully lead and act in the midst of rapidly evolving environments?
    • A. 

      Stages of training

    • B. 

      Cognitive hierarchy

    • C. 

      Horizon vision document

    • D. 

      Goal of force development

  • 15. 
    The computer monitor's sharpness or clarity is referred to as its:
    • A. 

      Image

    • B. 

      Resolution

    • C. 

      Contrast

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 16. 
    Input, process, output, and storage are the four basic computer functions known as the:
    • A. 

      Information Processing Cycle

    • B. 

      Central Processing System

    • C. 

      Logical Data Processing

    • D. 

      Memory Processing

  • 17. 
    This type of network is contained over a large geographic area.
    • A. 

      Local area network

    • B. 

      Wide area network

    • C. 

      Start topology

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    This type of network connects each node to the next, forming a loop.
    • A. 

      Star Topology

    • B. 

      Bus Topology

    • C. 

      Ring Topology

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    The __________________ manages the hardware components including the CPU, memory storage, and peripheral devices.
    • A. 

      Operating System

    • B. 

      Device Drivers

    • C. 

      Motherboard

    • D. 

      Ports

  • 20. 
    The computer and equipment that connects to it are called the:
    • A. 

      Motherboard

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Control Unit

    • D. 

      Hardware

  • 21. 
    A(n) ________________ is a programmable electronic device that can input, process, output, and store data.
    • A. 

      Computer

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Operating System

  • 22. 
    This is the most common network topology where each node is connected to a switch.
    • A. 

      Star Topology

    • B. 

      Ring Topology

    • C. 

      Bus Topology

    • D. 

      Local area network

  • 23. 
    Name the most popular and comprehensive search engine on the internet.
    • A. 

      Google.com

    • B. 

      Bing.com

    • C. 

      MSN.com

    • D. 

      Yahoo.com

  • 24. 
    Starting the computer is known as the boot process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Electronic transfer of funds is referred to as the funds that are transfer electronically from one account to another.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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