Computing - Automated Systems

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Computing - Automated Systems

This will test your knowledge and understanding of the standard grade computing course. Good Luck =]


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Random Access ?
    • A. 

      When a computer randomly accesses a file.

    • B. 

      When a computer spontaneously accesses a file.

    • C. 

      When a computer can go straight to a file without searching others

    • D. 

      When a computer goes through many files to access a file.

  • 2. 
    What is the name of the two parts of a robot that rotate closest to the elbow ?
    • A. 

      Arm and foot

    • B. 

      Gripper and wrist

    • C. 

      Arm and shoulder

    • D. 

      Waist and shoulder

  • 3. 
    Which wrist movement would be used to tighten a bolt ?
    • A. 

      Roll

    • B. 

      Stab

    • C. 

      Corkscrew

    • D. 

      Twist

  • 4. 
    Is the volume of gas in a reaction chamber an example of analogue or digital data ?
    • A. 

      Analogue

    • B. 

      Digital

  • 5. 
    What is the difference between an open loop and cosed loop control ?
    • A. 

      Open loop provides feedback

    • B. 

      Open loop provides easy access

    • C. 

      Closed loop provides feedback

    • D. 

      Closed loop provides easy access

  • 6. 
    Would CAM or CAD be used to produce drawings for a new athletics stadium by an architect ?
    • A. 

      CAM

    • B. 

      CAD

  • 7. 
    What is a stationary robot ?
    • A. 

      Robot that is fixed to floor

    • B. 

      Robot that has no moving parts

    • C. 

      Robots that are free to roam

    • D. 

      A robot that follows magnetic guidance

  • 8. 
    Why is leadthrough sometimes called copycat ?
    • A. 

      The robot copies the action from another robot

    • B. 

      The human performs the task manually, then the robot copies it

    • C. 

      The robot is programmed to copy machines

    • D. 

      A robot is duplicated

  • 9. 
    What is a control language ?
    • A. 

      A language to control the desktop

    • B. 

      A foreign language

    • C. 

      A special purpose programming language to control robots

    • D. 

      A high level language