Chapter1 (Computer Types )part1 Quiz

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Chapter1 (Computer Types )part1 Quiz

This is a formative assessment on chapter1 part1. This will help you recall this theoretical part.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is your name?
  • 2. 
    Hardware is All the []parts of a computer that you can see, touch and pick up.
  • 3. 
    1. Software is Computer [ ] that is stored electronically and not physically.
  • 4. 
    Software is basically a set of [ ] (written in a computer language) that tells the hardware what to do
  • 5. 
    A [ ] Is a computer program  that put all the modules together to form the final program.
  • 6. 
    A [ ] is the software that enables  one or more hardware devices to communicate with the computer’s operating system.
  • 7. 
    [ ] Is a tablet designed as a hybrid between tablet and Smartphone
  • 8. 
    [ ] is the type of software that allow the user to do specific task.
  • 9. 
    [There are 3 types of software]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    1. A compiler is a computer program that translates a program written in a [ ]into machine code.
  • 11. 
    [utilities are example of application software]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    [Design of casing allows for heat to escape. This is a disadvantage of PCs.]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    [They need a constant power supply as they do not use batteries. ]This is a disadvantage of PCs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    [Need to copy files onto portable storage (memory stick) or send via email if you need to work in a different location. ]This is a disadvantage of PCs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    They have very fast processor speeds, therefore they Can perform millions and millions of complex mathematical functions and calculations per second. This is an advantage of using  PCs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    They can support multiple operating systems. Also they can run and manage huge networks of computers. This is an advantage of using mainframes. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Mainframes do not generate a lot of heat. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Next generation of smart phones will use touch screens with OLED, the touch screen will be coated with a crystalline layer that allows the phones to be partially  [ ]  powered.
  • 19. 
    [Smartwatches can link to smart phones via blue tooth connectivity]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    [Facial recognition is a type of Artificial Intelligence (AI) biometrics. ]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Night Vision enhancement (NVE). Uses video technology through a headset connected to a computer. The system allows images to be projected inside the headset in front of the eyes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Quantum is the science of making a message unintelligible to any un authorised user (hacker) 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    CAT uses 2 tools: Terminology D.B and Translation memories . 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Some of the smartphones operating systems are:
    • A. 

      IOS

    • B. 

      Android

    • C. 

      Linux

    • D. 

      Windows

  • 25. 
    Select the wrong answer, Virtual reality  is used in below areas:
    • A. 

      Sport ( like a golfer trying to improve the swing)

    • B. 

      Fashion(to see the clothes on people)

    • C. 

      Entertainment (like games)

    • D. 

      Banks ( like modifying accounts).

    • E. 

      Education (like looking inside an ancient building as part of a history lesson).

    • F. 

      Military applications(like training to use a new tank).

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