CIT 101 - Class Test Trivia Quiz

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Grader Quizzes & Trivia

This is a brief Test to determine if you understood the last class taught at the tutorial. This is designed to hep build your confidence for TMA and Exam Questions, coming up this October, 2013.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Computer stores 
    • A. 

      Data only

    • B. 

      Instructions only

    • C. 

      Both data and instructions

    • D. 

      Randomly only

  • 2. 
    Keyboard is an example of 
    • A. 

      Output device

    • B. 

      Input device

    • C. 

      An input/output device

    • D. 

      Output/input device

  • 3. 
    What is a PC?
    • A. 

      Low-cost computer usually desktop

    • B. 

      Desktop computer size

    • C. 

      Mini computer usually palm-size in nature

    • D. 

      Personal computational machine

  • 4. 
    What is a computer?
    • A. 

      A machine

    • B. 

      An electronic machine that can accept, process and store data/information

    • C. 

      An electronic machine

    • D. 

      An electronic machine that can accept data and modify a data according to its own incentives

  • 5. 
    Modern computer is basically an electronic device which can respond to commands
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Terminal is an example of 
    • A. 

      In-to-in device

    • B. 

      In/out device

    • C. 

      Output device only

    • D. 

      Input/output device

  • 7. 
    CPU stands for
    • A. 

      Computer Processing Unit

    • B. 

      Central Progressing Unit

    • C. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • D. 

      Computer Process Unit

  • 8. 
    What is a program?
    • A. 

      Set of instructions that tells the computer to stop execution

    • B. 

      Sets of computers that tells the computer what to do

    • C. 

      A set of instructions that tells the computer what to do

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    INSTRUCTION: Check the correct box The operating systems of a computer have the following features:
    • A. 

      Purchased as utility from a software company

    • B. 

      All of the above are correct

    • C. 

      Control the operations of the hardware

    • D. 

      Serve as intermediaries between the hardware and application programs

  • 10. 
    Computer machinery is the
    • A. 

      Utility

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Operating system

  • 11. 
    .....................is the software responsible for controlling the allocation and usage of hardware resources
  • 12. 
    INSTRUCTION: Check the correct answer What do you understand by booting?
    • A. 

      Switching off the system

    • B. 

      Switching out the system

    • C. 

      Switching on the system

    • D. 

      Switching in the system

  • 13. 
    FORTRAN stands for ...............
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