Install And Configure An Operating System

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Install And Configure An Operating System - Quiz

Do you know how to install and configure an operating system? Take up this quiz and evaluate yourself. An operating system is a type of platform on which other application programs are installed. Try the quiz below and get to test your computer knowledge today. This is an MCQ-style-based quiz where you have to pick the correct option for every question. Do you think you can do so? Get ready and start answering! All the best, buddy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the system tool that is used to migrate file. 
    • A. 

      Task Manager

    • B. 

      Diagnostic Tool

    • C. 

      Windows easy Transfer

    • D. 

      Control panel

  • 2. 
    The term GUI refers to _______. 
    • A. 

      A type of virus

    • B. 

      Good universal indicator

    • C. 

      There is no such a thing

    • D. 

      Graphical user interface

  • 3. 
    Select the order in which the stages of software development are performed.
    • A. 

      Analysis, design, testing, programming

    • B. 

      Design, testing, analysis, programming

    • C. 

      Design, programming, testing, analysis

    • D. 

      Analysis, design, programming, testing

  • 4. 
    Name the software that is always running as long as your operating system is on.
    • A. 

      A web browser

    • B. 

      A word processor

    • C. 

      An operating system

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT an operating system?
    • A. 

      Unix

    • B. 

      Linux

    • C. 

      Firefox

    • D. 

      Windows

  • 6. 
    What do we call an operating system where a user can run multiple application at the same time?
    • A. 

      Multiapplication

    • B. 

      Multiuser

    • C. 

      Multiprocess

    • D. 

      Multitask

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not an application?
    • A. 

      Photoshop

    • B. 

      Excel

    • C. 

      Super Mario

    • D. 

      Android

  • 8. 
    Name the feature that limits the compatibility between Linux and MS-Windows. 
    • A. 

      Device Drivers

    • B. 

      Folder Name

    • C. 

      Log- in Credentials

    • D. 

      Folder size

  • 9. 
    Which of these is a utility of the server operating system?
    • A. 

      Restore from back up

    • B. 

      Configure Data

    • C. 

      Decrypt passwords

    • D. 

      Format remote host

  • 10. 
    Select the Windows 7 edition that does not include both 32-bit and 64-bit versions. 
    • A. 

      Starter

    • B. 

      Home Premium

    • C. 

      Professional

    • D. 

      Ultimate

  • 11. 
    A user wants to create a dual-boot system running Windows XP and Windows 7.  Which of these things is important for him to remember? 
    • A. 

      Install windows XP first

    • B. 

      Install windows 7 first

    • C. 

      Install operating system on same partitions

    • D. 

      Install windows XP first, and Install both operating systems on different partitions.

  • 12. 
    What is the difference between a clean installation and an upgrade?
    • A. 

      A clean install includes applications and settings from previous installations.

    • B. 

      An upgrade includes applications and settings from previous installations.

    • C. 

      A clean installation starts by formatting the hard drive.

    • D. 

      There is no difference; they are the same.

  • 13. 
    Suppose a user is running Windows XP and wants to upgrade to Windows 7. Can this be done? 
    • A. 

      Yes; the user can do an upgrade directly to Windows 7.

    • B. 

      Yes, as long as the file system is formatted with NTFS.

    • C. 

      Yes, as long as both versions are 32-bit versions.

    • D. 

      No; XP cannot be directly upgraded to Windows 7.

  • 14. 
    ______ can be used to identify what is consuming most of the CPU’s processing power. 
    • A. 

      The service applet

    • B. 

      The system applet

    • C. 

      The performance tab of the task manager

    • D. 

      The process tab of the task manager

  • 15. 
     Which of these functions is not an operating system function?
    • A. 

      Managing user interface

    • B. 

      Managing client requirements

    • C. 

      Managing devices

    • D. 

      Managing applications

  • 16. 
    An unattended installation requires _______.   
    • A. 

      A DVD

    • B. 

      Bootable network card

    • C. 

      An answer file

    • D. 

      An XML page

  • 17. 
    On which of these devices can we install an operating system?
    • A. 

      Laptop

    • B. 

      Game Console

    • C. 

      Smartphone

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Which of these operating systems is not Unix-based? 
    • A. 

      BSD

    • B. 

      Trustix

    • C. 

      Vista

    • D. 

      Ubuntu

  • 19. 
    On which of the following file systems, Windows 7 can be installed?
    • A. 

      Fat16

    • B. 

      Fat32

    • C. 

      NTFS

    • D. 

      NTFS16

  • 20. 
    The term 'WAIK' stands for _____________. 
    • A. 

      Windows automatic intel knowledge

    • B. 

      Windows automated installation kit

    • C. 

      Windows automated intake kit

    • D. 

      Windows automatic install kit

  • 21. 
    A ________ should be installed to use a new device. 
    • A. 

      An application driver

    • B. 

      A compatible hardware

    • C. 

      A device driver

    • D. 

      An antivirus

  • 22. 
    What operating system is the most used on workstations?
    • A. 

      Unix

    • B. 

      Windows server

    • C. 

      Windows 7

    • D. 

      Linux

  • 23. 
    Name the Windows operating system that was launched after Windows XP.
    • A. 

      Windows 2000

    • B. 

      Windows 7

    • C. 

      Windows vista

    • D. 

      Windows 8

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