Test Your Knowledge About Nursing Informatics! Trivia Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge About Nursing Informatics! Trivia Quiz

Are you looking to test your knowledge about nursing informatics? This advancement in technology makes it possible to integrate patient information for support. Do you know how to ensure that the documentation is perfect? Do take up the quiz and get to learn more about the system. All the best and have as much practice as you need to understand it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The physical components of a computer is referred to as
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Peopleware

    • D. 

      Electronic

  • 2. 
    Computer programs that makes the computer work
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Peopleware

    • D. 

      Electronic

  • 3. 
    Users, manipulators that make the computer work
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Peopleware

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 4. 
    It is referred as the brain of the computer.
    • A. 

      Output device

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      Input device

    • D. 

      CPU

    • E. 

      Process

  • 5. 
    The type of memory that sotrage is not erased even if computer is turned off is called
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      ALU

    • E. 

      MU

  • 6. 
    The working memory that is used for primary storage is referred to as
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      ALU

    • E. 

      MU

  • 7. 
    What type of software that supervises the computer's system resources?
    • A. 

      Network Software

    • B. 

      Application Software

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

      Internet Software

  • 8. 
    A type of software that is designed to help the user to perform singular or multiple related specific tasks.
    • A. 

      Network Software

    • B. 

      Application Software

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

      Internet Software

  • 9. 
    Windows, Linux and Ubuntu is an example of
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Network software

    • C. 

      Operating system

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    For a computer to work, it must have a way of receiving commands.  This is done through the use of
    • A. 

      Diskettes

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Input devices

  • 11. 
    What is the most commonly used input device?
    • A. 

      Keyboard and mouse

    • B. 

      Keyboard and scanner

    • C. 

      Scanner and mouse

    • D. 

      Scanner and keyboard

  • 12. 
    A type of hardware that is used to output the results processed by the computer is called
    • A. 

      Input device

    • B. 

      Output device

    • C. 

      Storage

    • D. 

      Process

  • 13. 
    Computer process is done using what device in the computer.
    • A. 

      Input device

    • B. 

      Output device

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Storage media

  • 14. 
    CD-ROM, Hard drive, USB disk and diskettes are types of
    • A. 

      Input device

    • B. 

      Output device

    • C. 

      Process

    • D. 

      Storage media

  • 15. 
    A type of storage media that has very high speed and high density that can store large capacity of files.
    • A. 

      USB disk

    • B. 

      Diskette

    • C. 

      CD ROM

    • D. 

      Hard drive

  • 16. 
    A unit of data in the binary numbering system.
    • A. 

      Hexadecimal

    • B. 

      Numeral

    • C. 

      Bits and Bytes

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 17. 
    A class of computer that operates on continuous physical or electrical magnitudes, measuring ongoing continuous analog quantities such as voltage, current, temperature and pressure.
    • A. 

      Analog

    • B. 

      Digital

    • C. 

      Hybrid

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 18. 
    A class of computer that operates on discrete discontinuous  numerical digits using the binary numbering system.
    • A. 

      Analog

    • B. 

      Digital

    • C. 

      Hybrid

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 19. 
    A class of computers that contains features of both analog and digital computer.
    • A. 

      Digital

    • B. 

      Analog

    • C. 

      Hybrid

    • D. 

      Electronic

  • 20. 
    A type of computer that is small, special function computer that were introduced in the 1990's.
    • A. 

      Supercomputers

    • B. 

      Mainframes

    • C. 

      Microcomputer

    • D. 

      Hand-held computer

  • 21. 
    Modem is short for
    • A. 

      Modulating and demodulating device

    • B. 

      Model and demodelling device

    • C. 

      Modelating and demodelating device

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    A  __________ is a set of cooperative interconnected computers for the purpose of information exchange.
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      topology

    • D. 

      Server

  • 23. 
    The art and science of creating networks is referred to as
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      Topology

    • D. 

      Server

  • 24. 
    The computer that provides resources to a network is called
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      topology

    • D. 

      Server

  • 25. 
    The computer that access shared resources on the network is referred to as
    • A. 

      peer

    • B. 

      Server

    • C. 

      Client

    • D. 

      Mainframe