Module 1 Quiz 1

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Module Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz on the information covered in Module 1 of the Cape Information Technology Syllabus.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following would be described as Data.
    • A. 

      14.95

    • B. 

      Michael is 35.

    • C. 

      Test 3 = 85

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      A

  • 2. 
    Data is________________________.
    • A. 

      The flow of information in a particular direction.

    • B. 

      Structured information

    • C. 

      Bits of information

    • D. 

      Unstructured bits of information

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Data that has been put into meaningful context is called_______________________.
    • A. 

      Structured data

    • B. 

      Information

    • C. 

      Knowledge

    • D. 

      Data

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Raw facts and figures that can be ambitious is called ____________________.
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Knowledge

    • C. 

      Information

    • D. 

      Truth

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    EAn information system may be either manual or ___________________.
  • 6. 
    Collecting, collating, analyzing, presenting, disseminating information. These are the sub-____________ of an information system.
    • A. 

      Proceedured

    • B. 

      Processing

    • C. 

      Process

    • D. 

      Processes

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    An ______________________ information system is one which  you perform the required tasks utilizing the assistance of some form of technology or equipment necessary to get the job done.
    • A. 

      Automatic

    • B. 

      Automotive

    • C. 

      Manual

    • D. 

      Automotion

    • E. 

      Automated

  • 8. 
    A ______________________ information system is one which required that you perform the required tasks necessary to get the job done.
  • 9. 
    Information comes in, goes around and leaves a company in a variety of formats: verbal, written and _________________________.
  • 10. 
    A ________________________ that shows the flow of information is called a D.F.D.
  • 11. 
    A ______________________ information system is one which requires that you perform the required tasks necessary to get the job done.
    • A. 

      Automatic

    • B. 

      Manual

    • C. 

      Automated

    • D. 

      Mantained

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    When we use the term D.F.D. we are actually mean  _____________________________.
  • 13. 
    Information = Data + ______________________
  • 14. 
    _____________________________ = Input-->    Processing-->   Output --> Storage of data
  • 15. 
    When the process of a business is documented using words it is called a prelude or the ________________________ method.
  • 16. 
    When the process of a business is documented using symbols we would be using a  ________________________ .
  • 17. 
    When using a Data Flow Diagram a square represents _________________________.
    • A. 

      An action

    • B. 

      A data flow

    • C. 

      A data store

    • D. 

      A person or entity

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Within a Data Flow Diagram a process box must contain _____________________________.
    • A. 

      A description

    • B. 

      A name

    • C. 

      An entity

    • D. 

      A data flow

    • E. 

      An action

  • 19. 
    Within a Data Flow Diagram which of the following would go on the symbol that is a stright arrow?
    • A. 

      A data flow

    • B. 

      A data store

    • C. 

      An entity

    • D. 

      A process

    • E. 

      The information being transfered

  • 20. 
    Which of the following level of  a Data Flow Diagram would be used if upon observing the Data Flow Diagram I could identify 3 process boxes?
    • A. 

      Level 0

    • B. 

      Level 1

    • C. 

      Level 2

    • D. 

      Level 3

    • E. 

      None of the above