Input Device Quiz! Trivia Questions

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Input Device Quiz! Trivia Questions

Can you pass this input devices quiz without getting a single answer wrong? Input devices help in entering information into a computer. There are different types of input devices, with the most common being the keyboard. In this quiz, you will get to test out just how much you know about different devices and how to use them. Do give it a shot and get to see what you might learn about most of them. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A POS terminal is an example of?  
    • A. 

      Source document entry

    • B. 

      Direct entry

    • C. 

      Keyboard entry

    • D. 

      B and C

  • 2. 
    The input device that rolls on a desktop and controls the position of the cursor on then on the screen is called a
    • A. 

      Touch Screen

    • B. 

      Light Pen

    • C. 

      Digitizer

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 3. 
    A mouse,touch screen, and a trackball are all examples of _______________________
    • A. 

      Scanning Device

    • B. 

      Voice-Input Devices

    • C. 

      Pointing Device

    • D. 

      Output Device

  • 4. 
    The input device that has the monitor screen covered with a flexible layer is the
    • A. 

      Touch Screen

    • B. 

      Light Pen

    • C. 

      Digitizer

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 5. 
    The device that would be used to read a mark-sense answer sheet for this test would be
    • A. 

      Image Scanner

    • B. 

      Bar-code reader

    • C. 

      Facsimile machine

    • D. 

      Character or mark recognition device

  • 6. 
    The scanning technology, used in banks, to read the numbers at the bottom of checks is
    • A. 

      MICR

    • B. 

      OCR

    • C. 

      OMR

    • D. 

      GRE

  • 7. 
    The most popular input device for computer games is called
    • A. 

      Trackball

    • B. 

      Touch Screen

    • C. 

      Joystick

    • D. 

      Pointing stick

  • 8. 
    What are the differences between barcode readers and scanner?