CSC 101 Questions By Smilegist

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CSC 101 Questions By Smilegist

SMILEGIST INNOVATIVE CSC 101 - smilegist Introduction to Computer 1


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  • 1. 
    List Of All Social Networking Sites And Their Founders Whatsapp: Brain Acton and Jan Koum Twitter: Jack Dorsey, Evan williams Instagram:  Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger Facebook: Mark Zukerberg Youtube: Chad Hurley, Jawed Karim Snapchat: Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, Reggie Brown TIKTOK: Zhang Yiming
  • 2. 
    The use of computer to carry out crime related activities is called _____
    • A. 

      Stealing

    • B. 

      Automated Stealing

    • C. 

      Cybercrime

    • D. 

      Tech-based bugle

  • 3. 
    Transistors are special features of which generation of computer classification?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Third

    • D. 

      Fourth

  • 4. 
    _____ is the technology used in first generation
    • A. 

      Transistor

    • B. 

      Integrated circuit

    • C. 

      Large scale integrated circuit

    • D. 

      Vaccum tube

  • 5. 
    _____ is the technology for the Third generation of Computer classification is associated
    • A. 

      Vaccum Tube

    • B. 

      Transistors

    • C. 

      Integrated Circuit

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    What year was vacuum tube invented?
    • A. 

      1995 - 1964

    • B. 

      1964 - 1972

    • C. 

      1946

    • D. 

      1990 to date

  • 7. 
    Information can be referred to as processed ____
    • A. 

      Paper

    • B. 

      Ideas

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Plastic

  • 8. 
    One of these does not explain the stage of computer except?
    • A. 

      Output - data - information

    • B. 

      Input - processing - output

    • C. 

      Processing - input - output

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The computer program to compute the bernoulli's sequence on the Analytical Engine was written by _____
    • A. 

      John Atanasoff

    • B. 

      Grace Hopper

    • C. 

      Charles babbage

    • D. 

      Ada lovelace

  • 10. 
    In what year did Blaise Pascal invent the first mechanical calculator?
    • A. 

      1942

    • B. 

      1642

    • C. 

      1756

    • D. 

      1655

  • 11. 
    In 1822 _________ built two enormous engines.
    • A. 

      Blaise Pascal

    • B. 

      Gottfried Leibniz

    • C. 

      Charles Babbage 

    • D. 

      Herman holleriths

  • 12. 
    All of these are characteristics of Computers execpt
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Accuracy

    • C. 

      Acceleration

    • D. 

      Reliability

  • 13. 
    ______ was invented in 1617 to replace tradition method for counting?
    • A. 

      Calculator

    • B. 

      Mechanical calculator

    • C. 

      Abacus device

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    A computer is basically defined as a tool or machine used for processing data to give required information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    _____ made the most outstanding and important mechanical device 
    • A. 

      Herman hollerith

    • B. 

      Blaise pascal

    • C. 

      Charles Babbage

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    _____ is a technology invented in the fourth generation
    • A. 

      Large scale Integrated circuit (1972 - 1987)

    • B. 

      Integrated circuit (1964 - 1972)

    • C. 

      Vaccum tube (1946)

    • D. 

      Transistors (1955 - 1964)

  • 17. 
    ______ is a technology used in fifth generation and was invented in 1990 to date.
    • A. 

      Vaccum tube

    • B. 

      Integrated Circuit

    • C. 

      Transistors

    • D. 

      Knowledge based system

  • 18. 
    The vaccum tube was invented by the British scientists called _____
    • A. 

      Alan Turing

    • B. 

      John flaming

    • C. 

      Howard aiken

    • D. 

      Charles Babbage

  • 19. 
    ____ is regarded as the first programmable computer
    • A. 

      Abacus

    • B. 

      ENIAC

    • C. 

      Colossus

    • D. 

      Analytical Engine

  • 20. 
    The following are methods of data processing except
    • A. 

      Magnetic

    • B. 

      Manual

    • C. 

      Mechanical

    • D. 

      Computerized

  • 21. 
    Computer processing speeds are measured in _____
    • A. 

      Kilograms

    • B. 

      Kilohertz

    • C. 

      Kilobytes

    • D. 

      Kilometers

  • 22. 
    Which generation of computers marked the beginning of the use of keyboard for input of data and monitor for output?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Third

    • D. 

      Fourth

  • 23. 
    Which aspect of the CPU controls the activities/ the operations of the Microprocessor
    • A. 

      ACU

    • B. 

      CU

    • C. 

      ALU

    • D. 

      ATU

  • 24. 
    Which aspect of the computer memory can be described as volatile?
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Disk

    • D. 

      Tape

  • 25. 
    Operating System is an example of ______
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Utility program

    • C. 

      System software

    • D. 

      General software

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