Computer Quiz: Basic Trivia MCQ Test!

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Computer Quiz: Basic Trivia MCQ Test!

How good are you when it comes to using computers? Do you know which part of the computer memory stores quick to access files? How do you ensure that the data you save is not tampered with or affected by a virus or bug? In this quiz, you will get to refresh your understanding of saving different files and computer memory. Do give it a shot and see how well you do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Total memory of the system can be known using
    • A. 

      DIR commands

    • B. 

      MEM commands

    • C. 

      TOT MEM commands

    • D. 

      WARM Boot command

  • 2. 
    The access time refers to 
    • A. 

      Time required locating and retrieving stored data

    • B. 

      Time required locating the lost data

    • C. 

      Time required deleting specific data on a certain memory location

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    The term overflow means_______________
    • A. 

      An excess of Internal storage

    • B. 

      An excess of External storage

    • C. 

      A situation where record cannot fit in to its right place

    • D. 

      A device, which controls the level of humidity in the computer room

  • 4. 
    The rotational delay time is also known as 
    • A. 

      Seek time

    • B. 

      Shift time

    • C. 

      Latency

    • D. 

      Access time

  • 5. 
    Which memory is non-volatile and may be written only once? 
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      PROM

    • C. 

      EPROM

    • D. 

      EEPROM

  • 6. 
    Peer-to-peer is a description
    • A. 

      Of communications between two dissimilar devices

    • B. 

      Of communications between two equal devices

    • C. 

      Of communications between two different devices

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 7. 
    Technique to implement virtual memory where memory is divided into units of fixed size memory is
    • A. 

      Paging

    • B. 

      De-fragments

    • C. 

      Segmentation

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 8. 
    The point at which the flow of text in a document moves to the top of a new page.
    • A. 

      Page insert

    • B. 

      Page break

    • C. 

      Page format

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 9. 
    An adder where all the bits of the two operands are added simultaneously.
    • A. 

      Half adder

    • B. 

      Parallel adder

    • C. 

      Full adder

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 10. 
    Non-document files are
    • A. 

      Pure ASCII files that can be listed for any word processing software

    • B. 

      Non ASCII files that can be listed for any word processing software

    • C. 

      Pure ASCII files that can be listed for specific word processing software

    • D. 

      Non ASCII files that can be listed for specific word processing software

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