IT 101 Quiz: Computer Prelim Exam!

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IT 101 Quiz: Computer Prelim Exam!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    People, procedures, software, hardware, and data are the five parts of a(n) _________________.
    • A. 

      Competency system

    • B. 

      Computer system

    • C. 

      Information system

    • D. 

      Software system

  • 2. 
    Procedures are typically documented in manuals written by ___________.
    • A. 

      Computer specialists

    • B. 

      End users

    • C. 

      Programmers

    • D. 

      Service providers

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an example of connectivity?
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Hard disk

    • C. 

      Internet

    • D. 

      Power cord

  • 4. 
    Windows 7 is an example of a(n) _______________.
    • A. 

      Application software

    • B. 

      Browser

    • C. 

      Operating system

    • D. 

      Shareware

  • 5. 
    The most powerful type of computer.
    • A. 

      Mainframe computers

    • B. 

      Microcomputers

    • C. 

      Minicomputers

    • D. 

      Supercomputers

  • 6. 
    The system component that controls and manipulates data in order to produce information is called the ___________.
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Microprocessor

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 7. 
    These devices translate data and programs that humans can understand into a form that the computer can process.
    • A. 

      Storage

    • B. 

      Input

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Pointer

  • 8. 
    A DVD is an example of a(n) ____________.
    • A. 

      Hard disk

    • B. 

      Optical disk

    • C. 

      Output device

    • D. 

      Storage device

  • 9. 
    This type of file is created by word processors.
    • A. 

      Document

    • B. 

      Worksheet

    • C. 

      Database

    • D. 

      Presentation

  • 10. 
    Many experts are predicting that this revolution is expected to dramatically affect the way we communicate and use computer technology.
    • A. 

      Graphics

    • B. 

      Input

    • C. 

      Memory

    • D. 

      Wireless

  • 11. 
    Monitor, keyboard, hard disk and mouse are examples of ___________.
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      People

  • 12. 
    What is a software?
    • A. 

      Programs that makes the computer work.

    • B. 

      Posts or blogs posted in the website

    • C. 

      HTML codes to create a website

    • D. 

      Comments to codes

  • 13. 
    Tablets or smartphones are classified as _____________.
    • A. 

      Handheld devices

    • B. 

      Microcomputers

    • C. 

      Minicomputers

    • D. 

      Mainframe computers

  • 14. 
    ____________ are small enough to fit on top of or alongside a desk, yet are too big to carry around.
    • A. 

      Desktop Computers

    • B. 

      Super Computers

    • C. 

      Mainframe Computers

    • D. 

      Handheld Devices

  • 15. 
    What are the type of files produced by Microsoft Excel?
    • A. 

      Presentation

    • B. 

      Document

    • C. 

      Worksheets

    • D. 

      Database

  • 16. 
    The Internet was launched in 1969 when the United States funded a project that developed a national computer network called __________.
    • A. 

      Web

    • B. 

      ISP

    • C. 

      CERN

    • D. 

      ARPANET

  • 17. 
    ____ is the most popular Internet activity.
    • A. 

      Communication

    • B. 

      Shopping

    • C. 

      Searching

    • D. 

      Entertainment

  • 18. 
    A(n) _____ program provides access to Web resources
    • A. 

      Web

    • B. 

      ISP

    • C. 

      Browser

    • D. 

      URL

  • 19. 
    Rules for exchanging data between computers are called _________.
    • A. 

      Programs

    • B. 

      Procedures

    • C. 

      Protocols

    • D. 

      Hyperlinks

  • 20. 
    The last part of the domain name following the dot (.) is the top- _____ domain.
    • A. 

      Link

    • B. 

      Level

    • C. 

      Locator

    • D. 

      Language

  • 21. 
    Many individuals create their own personal sites called Web logs, or _____ .
    • A. 

      Social networks

    • B. 

      Blogs

    • C. 

      Wikis

    • D. 

      Search engines

  • 22. 
    Unwanted and unsolicited e-mails are called _____ .
    • A. 

      Spam

    • B. 

      Junk

    • C. 

      Flame

    • D. 

      Lurk

  • 23. 
    Programs that automatically submit your search request to several search engines simultaneously are called _____.
    • A. 

      Meta search engines

    • B. 

      Inclusive search engines

    • C. 

      Spiders

    • D. 

      Hits

  • 24. 
    _____ cash is the Internet’s equivalent to traditional cash.
    • A. 

      Universal

    • B. 

      Premium

    • C. 

      Web

    • D. 

      Digital

  • 25. 
    These programs allow parents as well as organizations to block out selected sites and set time limits on Internet access.
    • A. 

      Plug-ins

    • B. 

      Filters

    • C. 

      FTP

    • D. 

      DSL

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