CIS 105 Final Exam

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CIS 105 final exam. Intro to computers exam. Covers all things about intro to computers.


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  • 1. 
    The four basic operations in the information processing cycle are?
    • A. 

      Input, process, output, storage

    • B. 

      ROM, RAM, CPU, ALU

    • C. 

      Items, raw facts, copies, programs

    • D. 

      Duplicates, backup, disk, tracks

  • 2. 
    During processing the computer...
    • A. 

      Processes information

    • B. 

      Manipulates software

    • C. 

      Manipulates hardware

    • D. 

      Manipulates data to create information

    • E. 

      Is nonvolatile

  • 3. 
    Data are..
    • A. 

      Items and facts

    • B. 

      Raw facts and unprocessed items

    • C. 

      Software and hardware

    • D. 

      ROM and RAM

  • 4. 
    Information is processed data that is...
    • A. 

      Raw

    • B. 

      Valuable

    • C. 

      Pixels

    • D. 

      Wedged

  • 5. 
    Another name for computer programs are..
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Output devices

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 6. 
    Another name for computer equipment is..
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Input devices

    • D. 

      Output devices

  • 7. 
    The primary components of the computer include....
    • A. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, storage devices, and communications

    • B. 

      Input devices, the processor, logic unit, output devices, storage devices, and communications

    • C. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, storage devices

    • D. 

      Input devices, the processor, memory, output devices, and communications

    • E. 

      Input devices, the CPU, memory, output devices, storage devices, and communications

  • 8. 
    Computer hardware includes...
    • A. 

      The system unit, input devices, control unit devices

    • B. 

      Scanners, printers, speakers

    • C. 

      The system unit, input devices, and output devices

    • D. 

      Speakers, printers, keyboards, microphones

  • 9. 
    The processor, memory, and storage devices are housed in a box-like case called the...
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      System unit

    • D. 

      CPU

    • E. 

      ALU

  • 10. 
    Input devices include...
    • A. 

      Monitors, printers, and scanners

    • B. 

      Keyboards, mice (mouses), scanners, and microphones

    • C. 

      Software, hardware, CPU's, and the processor

    • D. 

      WAN, LAN, ISP, and HTML

  • 11. 
    Output devices include....
    • A. 

      Printers, monitors, and mouses

    • B. 

      Printers, monitors, and keyboards

    • C. 

      Printers, monitors, and speakers

    • D. 

      Printers, monitors, and scanners

    • E. 

      Printers, monitors, and microphones

  • 12. 
    The monitor is divided into...
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Pixels

    • C. 

      Copies

    • D. 

      Duplicates

    • E. 

      Originals

  • 13. 
    The two main sections of the CPU are the...
    • A. 

      Arithmetic logic unit, and control unit

    • B. 

      ALU and ROM

    • C. 

      RAM and monitor

    • D. 

      Printer and control unit

  • 14. 
    Memory consist of...
    • A. 

      Input's and output's

    • B. 

      ROM and RAM

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      750 mb

    • E. 

      17 gb

  • 15. 
    ROM is...
    • A. 

      Permanently programmed when installed

    • B. 

      Permanently programmed at Mircosoft

    • C. 

      Permanently programmed after purchase

    • D. 

      Permanently programmed at BestBuy

  • 16. 
    ROM is blank it never changes
  • 17. 
    RAM is....
    • A. 

      Volatile

    • B. 

      Nonvolatile

  • 18. 
    Formatting is the process of dividing a disk into...
    • A. 

      Tracks and RAM

    • B. 

      ROM and RAM

    • C. 

      Sectors and data

    • D. 

      Tracks and sectors

  • 19. 
    Creating duplicates or copies of important programs or files for safe keeping in case the originals are destroyed or get lost is known as....
    • A. 

      Stored

    • B. 

      Backup

    • C. 

      Saved

    • D. 

      Shutdown

    • E. 

      Restarted

  • 20. 
    A 3 1/2 inch floppy disk can hold....
    • A. 

      1.77 mb

    • B. 

      1.45 mb

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      2.0 mb

    • E. 

      17 gb

  • 21. 
    Which holds less memory?
    • A. 

      Floppy disk

    • B. 

      Zip disk

    • C. 

      CD

    • D. 

      DVD

  • 22. 
    Which can hold the most memory?
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      DVD

    • C. 

      Floppy disk

    • D. 

      Zip disk

  • 23. 
    A zip disk can hold from....
    • A. 

      4.7 gb to 17 gb

    • B. 

      100 mb to 750 mb

    • C. 

      1.44 mb

    • D. 

      650 to 1 gb

  • 24. 
    Flash memory cards include..
    • A. 

      Sandisk, Secure Digital, xD Picture Card, and Memory Stick

    • B. 

      Input devices, Secure Digital, output devices, and Memory Stick

    • C. 

      CompactFlash, Secure Digital, IPOD's and IPHONE's

    • D. 

      CompactFlash, Secure Digital, xD Picture Card, and Memory Stick

  • 25. 
    Flash memory cards consist entirely of electronics and...
    • A. 

      Do contain many moving parts

    • B. 

      Do not contain any moving parts

    • C. 

      Contain ROM and RAM

    • D. 

      Optical disk

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