CAPE Information Technology Quiz!

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CAPE Information Technology Quiz!

This quiz is based on Module 1 of the CAPE syllabus for Information Technology. It aims to test knowledge gained in various Hardware: Input, Output, Processing and Storage and Communication devices, and Software: System Software and Application Software.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I perform diagnostic test when the computer is switched on. What am I?
  • 2. 
    I allow data to be entered and stored in a structured way. What am I?
  • 3. 
    I schedule jobs to be executed. What am I?
  • 4. 
    I deal with any error that may arise when printing a document. What am I?
  • 5. 
    I load spreadsheet software into memory. What am I?
  • 6. 
    I calculate the net pay of employees. What am I?
  • 7. 
    I teach people how to use a keyboard. What am I?
  • 8. 
    I allow humans to interact with the computer. What am I?
  • 9. 
    I give directions to get to a popular restaurant. What am I?
  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a major component of an information technology system?
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Network

    • D. 

      Freeware

    • E. 

      User

  • 11. 
    Windows Vista would bean example of an:
    • A. 

      Expensive System

    • B. 

      Hardware System

    • C. 

      Software System

    • D. 

      Operating System

    • E. 

      Information System

  • 12. 
    Quick Books would be classified BEST as:
    • A. 

      A accounting package

    • B. 

      A software system

    • C. 

      A productivity software

    • D. 

      An off the shelf software

    • E. 

      All of the above

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