Form 1 C Test 1

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Form 1 C Test 1 - Quiz

Chapter 1 Key Terms - Left hand side

Questions and Answers
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    A dot-matrix printer is a type of printer that uses a matrix of small pins to create characters and images on paper. It works by striking an inked ribbon against the paper, creating a series of dots that form the desired output. This technology is known for its low cost and durability, making it popular for tasks such as printing receipts, invoices, and labels. The term "dot-matrix printer" is the English translation of the Chinese phrase "點陣式打印機," which refers to the same type of printer.

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    The correct answer is "crt monitor" or "CRT monitor". This refers to a cathode ray tube (CRT) monitor, which is a type of display device that was commonly used in older computer monitors and televisions. The CRT monitor uses a cathode ray tube to display images by emitting electrons onto a phosphorescent screen. This technology has been largely replaced by LCD and LED monitors due to their smaller size, lower power consumption, and better image quality.

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    The given answer "gamepad" is the correct translation of the Chinese term "遊戲手掣". A gamepad is a handheld controller that is used to play video games on a console or computer. It typically features buttons, joysticks, and triggers that allow the user to interact with the game. The term "gamepad" is commonly used in English to refer to this type of controller, making it the appropriate translation for "遊戲手掣".

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    An input device is a hardware device that allows users to enter data or commands into a computer. It is used to transfer data from the external environment into the computer system. Examples of input devices include keyboards, mice, scanners, and microphones. These devices enable users to interact with the computer and provide the necessary input for processing and executing tasks.

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    軟碟 is a term in Chinese that translates to "floppy disk" in English. Floppy disks were a popular form of portable storage in the past, typically used to store and transfer data between computers. They were flexible, thin, and enclosed in a protective casing. However, with the advancement of technology, floppy disks have become obsolete and replaced by more efficient and compact storage devices such as USB flash drives and cloud storage.

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    算術及邏輯運算部件 (不用輸入簡稱)

    The given correct answer is "arithmetic and logic unit." This term refers to a component in a computer's central processing unit (CPU) that performs arithmetic and logical operations on binary data. It is responsible for executing arithmetic calculations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, as well as logical operations such as AND, OR, and NOT. The arithmetic and logic unit plays a crucial role in computer processing, enabling the CPU to perform calculations and make logical decisions.

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    The given answer "hard disk" is the correct translation of the term "硬碟" in English. A hard disk is a data storage device used in computers to store and retrieve digital information. It is a non-volatile storage device that retains data even when the computer is turned off.

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    The given term "激光打印機" is the Chinese translation for "laser printer" in English. A laser printer is a type of printer that uses a laser beam to produce high-quality printed materials. The laser beam scans across a photosensitive drum, creating electrostatic charges that attract toner particles. These particles are then transferred onto the paper and fused using heat, resulting in the final printed output. Laser printers are known for their fast printing speed, sharp text and graphics, and are commonly used in offices and homes for various printing needs.

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    The given term "操縱桿" is a Chinese phrase that translates to "joystick" in English. A joystick is a device used for controlling the movement or direction of a cursor or object on a computer screen or in a video game. It typically consists of a handheld lever that can be moved in different directions to control the corresponding movements. Therefore, the correct answer for the given term is "joystick".

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    The given correct answer is "control unit." A control unit is a component of a computer's central processing unit (CPU) that manages and coordinates the activities of all the other hardware components. It is responsible for fetching instructions from memory, decoding them, and executing them by sending signals to other parts of the computer. The control unit ensures that instructions are executed in the correct order and controls the flow of data between the CPU, memory, and input/output devices. In summary, the control unit plays a crucial role in the overall operation and functioning of a computer system.

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    The given answer "handwriting board" accurately translates the term "手寫板" from Chinese to English. A handwriting board is a device or tool that allows users to write or draw directly on a digital surface using a stylus or pen. It is commonly used for note-taking, drawing, and other digital writing activities. The answer correctly captures the meaning of the term and provides an appropriate translation.

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    The given correct answer for this question is "inkjet printer". An inkjet printer is a type of printer that uses small droplets of ink to create images on paper. It is commonly used for printing documents and photos. The term "噴墨打印機" is the Chinese translation for "inkjet printer".

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    Backing storage refers to a type of storage device or medium that is used to store data and programs when they are not actively being used by the computer's processor. This type of storage is typically non-volatile, meaning that the data is retained even when the power is turned off. Examples of backing storage include hard disk drives, solid-state drives, and magnetic tape. These storage devices provide a larger capacity and slower access times compared to primary storage (such as RAM), making them suitable for long-term storage of data and programs.

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    中央處理器 (不用輸入簡稱)

    The correct answer is "central processing unit" which refers to the main component of a computer that performs most of the processing inside the computer. It is responsible for executing instructions, performing calculations, and managing the flow of data between different parts of the computer system.

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