A Short Trivia Quiz On History Of Computers!

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A Short Trivia Quiz On History Of Computers!

Below is a short trivia quiz on the history of computers! At first, computers were created to help with complex calculations, but their use has evolved to making a lot of work easier in the world today. Did you know that the Atanasoff-Berry Computer was the first digital computer created? Take up this quiz and walk down memory lane. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the father of modern computers?
    • A. 

      Charles Babbage

    • B. 

      Joseph-Marie Jacquard

    • C. 

      Gottfried Liebnitz

  • 2. 
    What is a Computer?
    • A. 

      A machine that can compute mathematical equations.

    • B. 

      Any programmable electronic device that can store, retrieve, and process data.

    • C. 

      A machine used for gaming

  • 3. 
    Inventor of the first commercial calculator?
    • A. 

      Joseph-Marie Jacquard

    • B. 

      Charles Babbage

    • C. 

      Blaise Pascal

  • 4. 
    Developed the punch card machine?
    • A. 

      Gottfried Liebnitz

    • B. 

      Herman Hollerith

    • C. 

      Konrad Zuse

  • 5. 
    The ______________ was developed in 3000 BC, and was basically beads on rods to count and was used to calculate, has an upper and lower deck.
    • A. 

      UNIVAC

    • B. 

      Abacus

    • C. 

      Vacuum Tubes

    • D. 

      Slide Rule