How Good Are Your Skills On Information Technology?

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How Good Are Your Skills On Information Technology?

Being adept when it comes to the study and career path of Information Technology is about a lot more than just turning your device off and on again to see if it fixes itself. There is so much going on inside a computer that somebody needs to get in there every now and then to see what’s going wrong. Is that person you? Take the following quiz to test your skills in the field of IT!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is the most common used input device?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not a pointing device?
    • A. 

      Joystick

    • B. 

      MICR

    • C. 

      Light Pen

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is used to play computer games?
    • A. 

      Touch Screen

    • B. 

      Joystick

    • C. 

      Puck

    • D. 

      Light Pen

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is a scanning device?
    • A. 

      OMR

    • B. 

      Touch PAd

    • C. 

      Light Pen

    • D. 

      Joystick

  • 5. 
    OMR is used to _______________________
    • A. 

      Detect characters on paper

    • B. 

      Detect the unique ridges in a finger print

    • C. 

      Detect marks on Cheques

    • D. 

      Detect marks on paper

  • 6. 
    The acronymn OCR stands for
    • A. 

      Optical Code Reader

    • B. 

      Optical Character Reader

    • C. 

      Optical Code Runner

    • D. 

      Optical Character Runner

  • 7. 
    The acronymn OMR stands for
    • A. 

      Optical Multiple Reader

    • B. 

      Optical Mark Runner

    • C. 

      Optical Mark Reader

    • D. 

      Optical Multiple Runner

  • 8. 
    ROM stands for
    • A. 

      Random Only Memeory

    • B. 

      Read Only Memory

    • C. 

      Read Optical Memory

    • D. 

      Random Optical Memeory

  • 9. 
    The smallest unit of storage is a
    • A. 

      Byte

    • B. 

      Bit

    • C. 

      Megabyte

    • D. 

      Terabyte

  • 10. 
    Whih device has the largest storage capacity
    • A. 

      Diskette

    • B. 

      CD-ROM

    • C. 

      DVD

    • D. 

      Had Disk

  • 11. 
    Which of the following has the smallest storage capacity?
    • A. 

      Diskette

    • B. 

      CD-ROM

    • C. 

      Hard Disk

    • D. 

      DVD

  • 12. 
    A diskette is a type of
    • A. 

      Optical Disk

    • B. 

      Magnetic Disk

    • C. 

      Magentic Tape

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    A CD is a type of
    • A. 

      Optical Disk

    • B. 

      Magnetic Disk

    • C. 

      Magnetic Tape

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    A cassette is  a type of
    • A. 

      Optical Disk

    • B. 

      Magentic Disk

    • C. 

      Magnetic Tape

    • D. 

      All o the above

  • 15. 
    Another name for Direct Access is __________________
    • A. 

      Seccondary Storage

    • B. 

      Immediate Accces Storage

    • C. 

      Magnetic Tape

    • D. 

      Random

  • 16. 
    A ____________________ is a circular ring on one side of a disk
  • 17. 
    A ____________________ is a circular ring on one side of a disk
  • 18. 
     ______________________ is the method used to access data on a magnetic disk
  • 19. 
     ______________________ is the method used to access data on a magnetic disk
  • 20. 
    __________________________ is the method used to access data on a magentic tape
  • 21. 
    ______________ are used to store movies
  • 22. 
    ________________ chip holds data permanently
  • 23. 
    _______________________ is a way of accessing data by going to the exact location
  • 24. 
    _________________ is accessing data in the orderr it was stored
  • 25. 
    __________________ is used to access orored data on a disk
  • 26. 
    The method used to stored data on a CD is called __________________
  • 27. 
    The surface area on a CD is call ________________
  • 28. 
    The surface area on a tape is called
  • 29. 
    A scanner is a type of ___________ device
  • 30. 
    Memory Chip is a type of ____________________