Computer Knowledge -quiz -4

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Computer Knowledge -quiz -4


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  • 1. 
    Which of the following ERP providers specialize in providing financial management, distribution, manufacturing, project accounting, human resource management, and business analytics to small-to-medium businesses?      
    • A. 

      1) SAP

    • B. 

      2) Oracle/PeopleSoft

    • C. 

      3) SSA Global

    • D. 

      4) Microsoft

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 2. 
    What is the term used to depict aged information systems that are technologically out-of-date?      
    • A. 

      1) Outdated information systems

    • B. 

      2) Obsolete systems

    • C. 

      3) Archaic systems

    • D. 

      4) Legacy information systems

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 3. 
    Which type of system includes all technology systems and software across an organization?      
    • A. 

      1) Knowledge based systems

    • B. 

      2) Strategic information systems

    • C. 

      3) Enterprise resource planning systems

    • D. 

      4) Management information systems

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 4. 
    Which person oversees an organization's entire information system?      
    • A. 

      1) CTO

    • B. 

      2) CSO

    • C. 

      3) CIO

    • D. 

      4) CPO

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 5. 
    What type of Web site allows visitors to create and maintain information posted on its site?      
    • A. 

      1) Open source site

    • B. 

      2) Wiki

    • C. 

      3) Knowledge construction sites

    • D. 

      4) FTP site

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 6. 
    A system for capturing knowledge from books and experienced individuals, making it available where needed, is referred to as a(n) _________________.      
    • A. 

      1) knowledge management system (KMS)

    • B. 

      2) executive information system (EIS)

    • C. 

      3) expert system (ES)

    • D. 

      4) knowledge database (KDB)

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 7. 
    A ___________________________ handles an organization's day-to-day accounting needs; keeping a verifiable record of every transaction involving money, including purchases, sales, and payroll payments.      
    • A. 

      1) transactional processing system (TPS)

    • B. 

      2) financial support system (FSS)

    • C. 

      3) decision support system (DSS)

    • D. 

      4) business processing system (BPS)

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 8. 
    _______________________ occurs when too much information is provided making processing, absorbing, and validating difficult.      
    • A. 

      1) Database integration

    • B. 

      2) Information overload

    • C. 

      3) Nonfunctional information

    • D. 

      4) Query integration

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 9. 
    A(n) _____________________ is a system that includes the collection of people, hardware, software, data records, and activities that process the data and information in an organization.      
    • A. 

      1) traditional organization structure

    • B. 

      2) information functional unit

    • C. 

      3) information system

    • D. 

      4) data mart

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 10. 
    _____________ is a technique in which managers are able to view information in a data warehouse and focus their attention on a specific data element.      
    • A. 

      1) Analytical research

    • B. 

      2) Drill down

    • C. 

      3) MDX querying

    • D. 

      4) SQL

    • E. 

      5) None of these

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