Data Processing Cycle (long Quiz)

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  • 1. 
    A collection of facts such as test scores, drawings, photographs, and inventory figures is called
    • A. 

      Quantity

    • B. 

      Product

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Collector’s item

    • E. 

      Merchandize

  • 2. 
    Regardless of the kind of data processed or the kind of device or equipment used, all data processing systems involve
    • A. 

      Analyzing, logic determination, and coding

    • B. 

      Input, storage, and processing

    • C. 

      Processing, storage, and distribution

    • D. 

      Origination, storage, and output

    • E. 

      Input, processing, and output

  • 3. 
    The earliest data processing equipment were all manual-mechanical devices due to the
    • A. 

      Needs of the time

    • B. 

      Lack of adequate funds

    • C. 

      Absence of electricity and adequate technology

    • D. 

      Lack of government support

    • E. 

      Lack of manpower and raw materials

  • 4. 
    All computers have common basic functions which are
    • A. 

      Recording, processing, and output

    • B. 

      Input, storage, and merging

    • C. 

      Processing, sorting, classifying, and output

    • D. 

      Input, processing, storage, and output

    • E. 

      Calculating, sorting, storing, merging, and feedback

  • 5. 
    Choose the correct answer
    • A. Grade of students
    • A.
    • B. Save File into USB
    • B.
    • C. Summary of Grades
    • C.
  • 6. 
    Choose the correct answer:             
    • A. Computation of Grades
    • A.
    • B. Enter Grades into computer
    • B.
    • C. Printed Grades of a student
    • C.
  • 7. 
    Not included in a data processing cycle steps
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Processing

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    ____________ use a combination of manual procedures and mechanical equipment
  • 9. 
    Categories of data processing
    • A. 

      Mechanical Data Processing

    • B. 

      Electronic Data Processing

    • C. 

      All answers are correct

  • 10. 
    One person's information may be another person's data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Data is raw material gathered from one or more sources
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Information is unfinished data?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    It is a process that returns to its beginning and repeats inself in the same sequence.
    • A. 

      Repeater

    • B. 

      Cycle

    • C. 

      Sequential

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    ___________ step input data are changed, and usually combined wieth other information, to produce data into more useful form.
  • 15. 
    Discuss the steps involve in Data processing cycle