Midterm - It101 2014

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Midterm - It101 2014

Midterm Exam for IT 101 - It Fundamentals.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Graphic programs widely used in the graphic arts profession include _____ .
    • A. 

      Desktop publishing programs, image editors, and illustration programs

    • B. 

      Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and illustration programs

    • C. 

      Megamedia programs, image editors, and desktop publishing programs

    • D. 

      Virtual reality, desktop publishing programs, and illustration programs

  • 2. 
    Image editors are used for creating and editing _____ .
    • A. 

      Bitmap images

    • B. 

      Vector images

    • C. 

      Text

    • D. 

      HTML codes

  • 3. 
    Programs used to create or modify vector images are called _____ .
    • A. 

      Illustration programs

    • B. 

      Image editors

    • C. 

      Graphical modifiers

    • D. 

      Bit publishing packages

  • 4. 
    Pages in a multimedia presentation typically provide _____ or connections to related information.
    • A. 

      Blogs

    • B. 

      Links

    • C. 

      Logs

    • D. 

      Maps

  • 5. 
    The overall site design is commonly represented in a ____ map.
    • A. 

      Visual

    • B. 

      HTML

    • C. 

      Documentary

    • D. 

      Graphical

  • 6. 
    ____ are Web authoring tools that present a visual representation of a page described by HTML code.
    • A. 

      Artificial intelligence

    • B. 

      Image editors

    • C. 

      WYSIWYG editors

    • D. 

      Virtual reality

  • 7. 
    A field of computer science that attempts to develop computer systems that can mimic or simulate human senses.
    • A. 

      AI

    • B. 

      HTML

    • C. 

      VR

    • D. 

      WYSIWYG

  • 8. 
    Users can interact in a fully immersed 3-D environment using _____ .
    • A. 

      Unstructured problems

    • B. 

      Virtual reality

    • C. 

      HTML

    • D. 

      Robotics

  • 9. 
    Fuzzy logic is ___________.
    • A. 

      Used to respond to questions in a humanlike way

    • B. 

      A new programming language used to program animation

    • C. 

      The result of fuzzy thinking

    • D. 

      A term that indicates logical values greater than one

  • 10. 
    Robots used in automobile plants would be classified as _________.
    • A. 

      Perception system robots

    • B. 

      Industrial robots

    • C. 

      Mobile robots

    • D. 

      Knowledge robots

  • 11. 
    Software that allows your computer to interact with the user, applications, and hardware is called
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Word processor

    • C. 

      System software

    • D. 

      Database software

  • 12. 
    In order for a computer to understand a program, it must be converted into machine language by a(n) _____ .
    • A. 

      Operating system

    • B. 

      Utility

    • C. 

      Device driver

    • D. 

      Language translator

  • 13. 
    GUI stands for:
    • A. 

      Gnutella universal interface

    • B. 

      Graphic uninstall/install

    • C. 

      Graphical user interface

    • D. 

      General utility interface

  • 14. 
    A(n) _____ boot occurs when a computer is restarted without turning off the power.
    • A. 

      Cold

    • B. 

      Warm

    • C. 

      Direct

    • D. 

      Indirect

  • 15. 
    _____ is the most widely used operating system.
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      Mac OS

    • C. 

      Unix

    • D. 

      Linux

  • 16. 
    This operating system is most popular with graphic designers and those who work in multimedia.
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      Linux

    • C. 

      Mac OS

    • D. 

      Unix

  • 17. 
    This operating system was originally designed to run on minicomputers used in a network environment.
    • A. 

      Unix

    • B. 

      Windows

    • C. 

      Linux

    • D. 

      Mac OS

  • 18. 
    A concentric ring on a hard disk is referred to as a
    • A. 

      Track

    • B. 

      Sector

    • C. 

      Segment

    • D. 

      Table

  • 19. 
    These programs guard your computer against malicious programs that may invade your computer system.
    • A. 

      File compression program

    • B. 

      Antivirus program

    • C. 

      Backup program

    • D. 

      Troubleshooting program

  • 20. 
    Every time the computer system is started, the operating system loads these into memory.
    • A. 

      Driver updates

    • B. 

      Device managers

    • C. 

      Device drivers

    • D. 

      Windows updates

  • 21. 
    The container that houses most of the electronic components that make up a computer system is known as the
    • A. 

      Arithmetic Logic Unit

    • B. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • C. 

      RFID

    • D. 

      System unit

  • 22. 
    The smallest unit in a digital system is a
    • A. 

      Bit

    • B. 

      Byte

    • C. 

      Word

    • D. 

      Character

  • 23. 
    The _____ controls communications for the entire computer system.
    • A. 

      Arithmetic-logic unit

    • B. 

      Semiconductor

    • C. 

      Motherboard

    • D. 

      Coprocessor

  • 24. 
    These provide expansion capability for a computer system.
    • A. 

      Sockets

    • B. 

      Slots

    • C. 

      Bytes

    • D. 

      Bays

  • 25. 
    The ____ tells the rest of the computer how to carry out a program’s instructions.
    • A. 

      ALU

    • B. 

      Control unit

    • C. 

      System unit

    • D. 

      Motherboard

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