Nursing Informatics

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Nursing Informatics Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz on Computer Basics


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It refers to the instructions, or programs, that tell the computer’s hardware what to do.
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Hardware

    • C. 

      Processor

    • D. 

      Input Device

  • 2. 
    The physical parts of a computer, which you can see and touch, are collectively called ___________
  • 3. 
    Mouse is used to maneuver the cursor on the computer screen to give instructions to your computer and to run programs and applications. This is an example of OUTPUT DEVICE. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Printer is an INPUT DEVICE that let the user take documents, pictures, and other files and "print" them out. They create a hard copy of these files on a piece of paper. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    An input device used to type in letters, numbers, and other characters. Programmers can type instructions into the computer, and for users to type up documents and other papers.  
  • 6. 
    "Nursing Informatics is a combination of computer science, information science and nursing science designed to assist in the management and processing of nursing data, information and knowledge to support the practice of nursing and the delivery of nursing care." Who formulated this theory?
    • A. 

      Graves and Corcoran

    • B. 

      American Nurses Association

    • C. 

      Patricia Schwirian

    • D. 

      Turley

    • E. 

      Virginia Sabah

  • 7. 
    The primary circuit board inside the computer is called_____________
    • A. 

      Motherboard

    • B. 

      Processor

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      CPU

  • 8. 
    This component of a computer contains the microprocessor. 
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      HDMI

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is the internationally accepted symbol of Serial Port?
    • A. 
    • B. 
    • C. 
    • D.