Module 1: End-of-module Comprehensive Examination

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Module 1: End-of-module Comprehensive Examination

This is a 20-item end-of-module 1 test. Time allowed is 20 minutes. You may wish to note that the system will log you out at the end of 20 minutes. You can skip questions you cannot immediately answer and come back to them at the end. Best of luck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A colleague in LASU is happy with his new laptop and boasts of it having a high capacity memory. What is he referring to?
    • A. 

      HDD

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Processor

    • D. 

      Operating System

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      16

  • 3. 
    If you type the first letter of your surname on a PC, how many bits will it be made of?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      16

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      ITB

    • B. 

      250Gb

    • C. 

      500Gb

    • D. 

      1000Mb

  • 5. 
    If you are scouting for a PC and the dimension of a component is stated in inches, what will the component be?
    • A. 

      Keyboad

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      HDD

    • D. 

      Processor

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Solid State Drive

    • B. 

      Random Access Memory

    • C. 

      Processor

    • D. 

      Battery

  • 7. 
    The Dean of Education wants the operating system (currently Windows 8.1) and the memory (currently 4Gb) of the PCs in the Faculty computer lab upgraded. Which combination will produce the best results?
    • A. 

      Windows 8.2; 6Gb RAM

    • B. 

      Windows 8.3; 8Gb RAM

    • C. 

      Windows 10: 8Gb RAM

    • D. 

      Windows 11; 8Gb RAM

  • 8. 
    A professor in the Faculty of Science seeks your advice on how to capture what appears on his screen, so he can paste into a Word document. Which keyboard key(s) will you instruct him to press?
    • A. 

      Alt + C

    • B. 

      Ctr + C

    • C. 

      Shift

    • D. 

      PrtSc

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Netbook

    • B. 

      Notebook

    • C. 

      Laptop

    • D. 

      Hybrid

  • 10. 
    You will NOT find a Windows operating system in a
    • A. 

      Dell

    • B. 

      Compaq

    • C. 

      Mac

    • D. 

      Lenovo

  • 11. 
    If you have N100,000 and you want to buy a very fast PC which of the following will you buy?
    • A. 

      Atom

    • B. 

      Celeron

    • C. 

      Pentium

    • D. 

      Corei7

  • 12. 
    You are given a choice of PC as New Year (2017) present. Your main goal is to have a machine with storage for your files that is fast to access and relatively noiseless. What will be your best choice?
    • A. 

      500Gb SSD

    • B. 

      500Gb HDD

    • C. 

      1TB HDD

    • D. 

      2TB HDD

  • 13. 
    The Vice-Chancellor has ordered laptops for all staff in LASU. A Committee has recommended the four options below. Which of the options will be best value for money?
    • A. 

      13”, 8Gb SRAM, 500 SSD, Corei7

    • B. 

      13”, 8Gb DRAM, 500 HDD, Corei3

    • C. 

      15”, 8GB DRAM, 1TB HDD, Corei3

    • D. 

      20”, 16Gb DRAM, 500Gb HDD, Pentium 4

  • 14. 
    Your machine is slow in booting and also very slow in running programs. What will be the first component to look at for upgrading?
    • A. 

      Processor

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Hard Drive

    • D. 

      Operating System

  • 15. 
    The hard drive (disk) of your laptop is full. What will be your best line of action?
    • A. 

      Reformat the drive.

    • B. 

      Install an extra drive.

    • C. 

      Offload some content into a flash drive.

    • D. 

      Remove the full drive and install a new one

  • 16. 
    You have just connected a new printer to your computer. Which type of software do you need to get the two to work?
    • A. 

      Operating system

    • B. 

      Driver

    • C. 

      Application software

    • D. 

      Malware

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      System

    • B. 

      Application

    • C. 

      Shareware

    • D. 

      Freeware

  • 18. 
    Windows 10 is an example of
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Open source

    • C. 

      Operating system

    • D. 

      Device driver

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Chrome

    • B. 

      Firefox

    • C. 

      Maxthon

    • D. 

      Adobe

  • 20. 
    The screen size of a computer is usually measured 
    • A. 

      As length times breadth

    • B. 

      Diagnonally

    • C. 

      Vertically

    • D. 

      As length X 2.