Computer Technology Quiz 1

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

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Computer Technology Quizzes & Trivia

This test is intended for all students enrolled in Computer Technology.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is a special character such as space comm, or slash that is used to separate items in a list or sequence.
    • A. 

      Parameter

    • B. 

      Delimeter

    • C. 

      Disk file

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    A collection of related information that is treated as a basic unit of storage.
    • A. 

      Delimeter

    • B. 

      Parameter

    • C. 

      Disk file

    • D. 

      File name extension

  • 3. 
    Is specified by the drive letter appearing in the normal dos prompt.
    • A. 

      File name extension

    • B. 

      Dos commands

    • C. 

      Default drive

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The process of starting a computer?
    • A. 

      Boot process

    • B. 

      Cold boot

    • C. 

      Warm boot

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Use to denote a sequence of character that completely identifies a file and where to find it
    • A. 

      File specification

    • B. 

      File extension

    • C. 

      Filename

    • D. 

      Delimeter

  • 6. 
    Control the activities with in a computer system
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Operating system

    • C. 

      System software

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    3 General Categories of computer system (Check all the appropriate answers)
    • A. 

      Operating system

    • B. 

      Application software

    • C. 

      System software

    • D. 

      General purpose software

    • E. 

      Embedded system

    • F. 

      Application Programming Interface

  • 8. 
    2 Elements of programming Languages
    • A. 

      Syntax

    • B. 

      Semantics

    • C. 

      Lexicom

    • D. 

      Interpreter

    • E. 

      Compiler

  • 9. 
    What is high-level languages?
  • 10. 
    What is ALU?
  • 11. 
    What is DBMS?
  • 12. 
    Display are measured in?
  • 13. 
    Which of this list are not possible troubles in video display?
    • A. 

      Dead pixel

    • B. 

      Radiation

    • C. 

      Loss connection

    • D. 

      System failure

    • E. 

      Magnetic interface

    • F. 

      Eye constrain

  • 14. 
    An input device used to input data electronically
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are not form factor in input device
    • A. 

      Foldable

    • B. 

      Ligth

    • C. 

      Ergonomic

    • D. 

      Virtual

    • E. 

      Wireless

    • F. 

      On screen

    • G. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    A mouse functions as a pointing device by detecting two dimensional motion relative to its supporting surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    An optical disk drive is a disk drive that uses light waves in the process of reading and writing data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    What will be the causes of malfunction optical drives?
    • A. 

      Loose connection

    • B. 

      Damaged motor

    • C. 

      Power failure

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    A non-volatile storage device which stores digitally encoded data on rapidly rotating platters with magnetic surfaces.
    • A. 

      Disk drive

    • B. 

      Optical drive

    • C. 

      Magnetic drive

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    Why is a  HDD very sensitive?
  • 21. 
    Provides the electrical and logical connections by which the other components of the system communicate
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      Processor

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    Used as system memory or primary storage the working area used for loading displaying and manipulating applications and data.
    • A. 

      Cache Memory

    • B. 

      Direct memory access

    • C. 

      Memory

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    AGP stands for?
    • A. 

      Application Graphic Program

    • B. 

      Accelerated Graphic Port

    • C. 

      Accelerated Graphics Peripheral

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 24. 
    What is the use of power supply in a computer?
  • 25. 
    Factors that affect overall speed of a computer?
    • A. 

      CPU speed and technology

    • B. 

      Chipsets

    • C. 

      Operating system and drivers

    • D. 

      BUS speed

    • E. 

      All of the above

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