Generations Of Computers Quiz Questions And Answers

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Hey there! Are you a computer geek? Do you know everything about generations of computers? Try this generations of computers quiz and test your knowledge on this topic. Computers have come a long way, from being too big to fill up a room to be so small as to fit in one's pockets. To this day, there have been five generations of computers, and they vary in size, processing power, and ease of use. Do take the quiz and get to refresh your understanding of these computers and what sets them apart from each other.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What did first-generation computers use for circuitry?
    • A. 

      Transistors

    • B. 

      Vacuum tubes

    • C. 

      Integrated circuits

    • D. 

      Microprocessors

  • 2. 
    What did second-generation computers use for circuitry?
    • A. 

      Transistors

    • B. 

      Vacuum tubes

    • C. 

      Integrated circuits

    • D. 

      Microprocessors

  • 3. 
    What was the main technology used in third-generation computers?
    • A. 

      Vacuum tubes

    • B. 

      Integrated circuits

    • C. 

      Microprocessors

    • D. 

      Artificial intelligence

  • 4. 
    The main technology used in fourth-generation computer is: 
    • A. 

      Vacuum tubes

    • B. 

      Integrated circuits

    • C. 

      Microprocessors

    • D. 

      Artificial intelligence

  • 5. 
    Fifth-generation computers are based on which of the following?
    • A. 

      Vacuum tubes

    • B. 

      Integrated circuits

    • C. 

      Microprocessors

    • D. 

      Artificial intelligence

  • 6. 
    What were some disadvantages of first-generation computers? You may choose more than one answer.
    • A. 

      They were enormous.

    • B. 

      They were expensive.

    • C. 

      They used a great deal of electricity.

    • D. 

      They generated a lot of heat.

    • E. 

      They often malfunction.

  • 7. 
    The of the generation of computers started using keyboards and monitors?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Third

    • D. 

      Fourth

    • E. 

      Fifth

  • 8. 
    This is called a __________.
  • 9. 
    What is this device called? 
    • A. 

      Vacuum tube

    • B. 

      Microprocessor

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Memory chip

  • 10. 
    What is the name of these devices?
    • A. 

      Microprocessor

    • B. 

      Transistor

    • C. 

      Vacuum tube

    • D. 

      Microchip

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