Introduction To Computer System Quiz 2

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Introduction To Computer System Quiz 2

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    INTEL was started in?
    • A. 

      1968

    • B. 

      1969

    • C. 

      1956

    • D. 

      1957

  • 2. 
    Circuits that need some memory:
    • A. 

      Sequential circuits

    • B. 

      Combinational circuits

  • 3. 
    Linux was written in:
    • A. 

      JAVA

    • B. 

      C

    • C. 

      Python

    • D. 

      SQL

  • 4. 
    A multiplexer is also called a data selector
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Initial release year of UNIX:
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1983

    • C. 

      1982

    • D. 

      1971

  • 6. 
    Multiplexers can also be used as programmable logic devices.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    ___________ is the ability of a central processing unit (CPU) or a single core in a multi-core processor to execute multiple processes or threads concurrently,
  • 8. 
    Two basic functions of a computer system are:
    • A. 

      Mouse and keyboard

    • B. 

      Word processing and Spreadsheet

    • C. 

      Sending and receiving information

    • D. 

      Sending email and web browsing

  • 9. 
    Process Control is:
    • A. 

      Less reliable than human work

    • B. 

      A computer's ability to monitor and control an activity based on the input from sensors

    • C. 

      Problematic because the computer is not consistent

    • D. 

      Used in the grading of works of art

  • 10. 
    Which of the following are disadvantages of computerizing a system?
    • A. 

      Resentment towards the system from staff members and possibility of hacking

    • B. 

      Accuracy and health risks

    • C. 

      Dependency on the system and storage of large volumes of data

    • D. 

      Consistency

  • 11. 
    1024 Peta bytes = 1 Yotta byte
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Qualitative data is numerical information
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    EBCDIC is an invention of 
    • A. 

      Microsoft

    • B. 

      IBM

    • C. 

      Apple

    • D. 

      Intel

  • 14. 
    # is a ______  character.