Introduction To Computing Cs101

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Computing Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is designed for you to check yourself that how much you are ready for the midterm


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Charles Babbage born in
    • A. 

      1792

    • B. 

      1791

    • C. 

      1793

    • D. 

      1794

  • 2. 
    Charles Babbage designed the first:
    • A. 

      Digital Engine

    • B. 

      Analytical Engine

    • C. 

      Computing Engine

    • D. 

      Calculator Engine

  • 3. 
    Which supercomputer beat the Gray Kasparov, the World Chess Champion?
    • A. 

      Deep Sea

    • B. 

      Deep Ocean

    • C. 

      Deep Blue

    • D. 

      Deep Water

  • 4. 
    Turning Machine invented in?
    • A. 

      1934

    • B. 

      1935

    • C. 

      1933

    • D. 

      1936

  • 5. 
    Who achieved the "Turning Test"?
    • A. 

      Alan Turning

    • B. 

      Mehtew Turning

    • C. 

      Ada Turning

    • D. 

      None of above

  • 6. 
    Vacuum Tube invented in:
    • A. 

      1903

    • B. 

      1904

    • C. 

      1914

    • D. 

      1924

  • 7. 
    Natanasoff-Berry Computer invented in:
    • A. 

      1940

    • B. 

      1938

    • C. 

      1939

    • D. 

      1941

  • 8. 
    Howard Aiken and Grace Hopper designed the Mark series of computers at Harvard University. The first computer Harvard Mark 1 designed in:
    • A. 

      1943

    • B. 

      1942

    • C. 

      1941

    • D. 

      1944

  • 9. 
    ENIAC invented in 1946 by the US Military. ENIAC stands for:
    • A. 

      Electrical Numerical Integrator And Calculator

    • B. 

      Electornical Numerical Integrator And Calculator

    • C. 

      Electorical Numerical Integrator And Calendar

    • D. 

      Electornical Numerical Invention And Calculator

  • 10. 
    Transistor invented in:
    • A. 

      1944

    • B. 

      1946

    • C. 

      1947

    • D. 

      1948

  • 11. 
    UNIVAC 1 invented in:
    • A. 

      1947

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      1951

    • D. 

      1955

  • 12. 
    Compiler invented in:
    • A. 

      1952

    • B. 

      1953

    • C. 

      1954

    • D. 

      1955

  • 13. 
    Please explain the use of compiler
  • 14. 
    Intel 4004 invented in
    • A. 

      1970

    • B. 

      1971

    • C. 

      1972

    • D. 

      1975

  • 15. 
    World Wide Web started in:
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1989

    • D. 

      1988

  • 16. 
    Browsers are used for? please explain
  • 17. 
    URL stands for:
    • A. 

      Universal Resource Locator

    • B. 

      Universal Relation Locator

    • C. 

      Uniform Resource Locator

    • D. 

      Uniform Redirect Locator

  • 18. 
    What is a Web Site? please explain
  • 19. 
    What is Home Page of a Web Site? please explain
  • 20. 
    Supercomputers focus their all resources on:
    • A. 

      Single Task

    • B. 

      Multiple Task

    • C. 

      Creating multiple task environment

    • D. 

      Graphics

  • 21. 
    Mainframe Computers are designed for:
    • A. 

      Single Task

    • B. 

      Multiple Task

    • C. 

      Multiple Trouble Handeling

  • 22. 
    A minicomputer is a multiprocessing system capable of supporting from:
    • A. 

      4 to 2000 users simultaneously

    • B. 

      4 to 200 users simultaneously

    • C. 

      4 to 1200 users simultaneously

    • D. 

      2 to 2000 users simultaneously

  • 23. 
    Low-end and High-end computers in desktop series are called:
    • A. 

      Low-end Pc's, High-end PC's

    • B. 

      Low-end Workstations, High-end workstations

    • C. 

      PC's, Workstations

    • D. 

      None of above

  • 24. 
    Which Processor used in "Portable" computers?
    • A. 

      Pentium

    • B. 

      Celeron

    • C. 

      Athlon

    • D. 

      Strong ARM

  • 25. 
    Please explain the Input Devices: