Can You Pass This General IT Technology Quiz?

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 45

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Internet Technology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Input devices are used to
    • A. 

      Put information into a computer

    • B. 

      Present information to the user

    • C. 

      Put information into the user

    • D. 

      Present information to the computer

  • 2. 
    Output devices are used to
    • A. 

      Put information information into the computer

    • B. 

      Present information to the user

    • C. 

      Put information into the user

    • D. 

      Present information to the computer

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not an input device?
    • A. 

      Keypad

    • B. 

      Smartcard reader

    • C. 

      Barcode Scanner

    • D. 

      Printer

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not an output device?
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Graphic Tablet

    • C. 

      Screen

    • D. 

      Speaker

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not true about keyboards?
    • A. 

      Most computers come with a keyboard

    • B. 

      Skilled typists can enter data quickly

    • C. 

      Keyboards are good for drawing

    • D. 

      Disabled people may find it difficult to use a keyboard

  • 6. 
    Which of these output devices is the fastest at producung hard copies?
    • A. 

      Dot Matrix Printer

    • B. 

      Laser Printer

    • C. 

      Plotter

    • D. 

      Ink Jet Printer

  • 7. 
    RAM is an example of _________ storage.
    • A. 

      Permanent

    • B. 

      Optical

    • C. 

      Magnetic

    • D. 

      Volatile

  • 8. 
    A network is
    • A. 

      A collection of computers connected by cables

    • B. 

      An interconnected collection of computers and resources

    • C. 

      A collection of computers and resources

    • D. 

      A collection of computers

  • 9. 
    Which network is suitable for an organisation based in one building?
    • A. 

      WAN

    • B. 

      PAN

    • C. 

      MAN

    • D. 

      LAN

  • 10. 
    Biometrics are:
    • A. 

      About identifying who a person is

    • B. 

      About identifying what someone can do

    • C. 

      About identifying who someone is and what they can do

    • D. 

      A collection of personal details e.g. haor colour and fingerprints

  • 11. 
    Which of the following are not a form of ID?
    • A. 

      Name

    • B. 

      Someone confirming that this is a particular person

    • C. 

      Iris scan

    • D. 

      Date of Birth

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is not used to identify what someone can do in a system?
    • A. 

      Access code

    • B. 

      Pin code

    • C. 

      Password

    • D. 

      User Name

  • 13. 
    Hacking is:
    • A. 

      Illegally accessing information on computers

    • B. 

      Illegally accessing computers

    • C. 

      Cracking software licence codes

    • D. 

      Placing viruses on other computers

  • 14. 
    A popular form of attack on the Internet is called:
    • A. 

      Portuguese man of war

    • B. 

      Man in the middle

    • C. 

      Middle man

    • D. 

      Middle man attacks

  • 15. 
    What proves that the customer has the right to draw money from the ATM?
    • A. 

      Owning the card

    • B. 

      Knowing the correct Pin

    • C. 

      Having the same name as on the card

    • D. 

      Possessing the card

  • 16. 
    EPOS stands for:
    • A. 

      Electric Point of Sales

    • B. 

      Electronic Purchasing Orders and Sales

    • C. 

      Electronic Point of Sales

    • D. 

      Electronic Personnel Operating System

  • 17. 
    EPOS systems are used to:
    • A. 

      Take a customer's money

    • B. 

      Take orders and process sales

    • C. 

      Process sales

    • D. 

      Pass order information

  • 18. 
    EFTPOS stands for:
    • A. 

      Electronic Fund Transfer Purchasing Orders and Sales

    • B. 

      Electric Fund Transfer Purchasing Orders and Sales

    • C. 

      Electronic Funds To Personnel Operating System

    • D. 

      Electronic Fund Transfer Point of Sales

  • 19. 
    Stock control systems...
    • A. 

      Do not automatically order new stock when the minimum level is reached

    • B. 

      Don't use scanners to acquire barcodes

    • C. 

      Use barcodes to retrieve stock information

    • D. 

      Add one to the total stock in store every time a product is sold

  • 20. 
    Technology components are classified into
    • A. 

      Servers, Control devices,Laptops, Computers, Output devices, Input devices, Software

    • B. 

      Software, Modem,Storage, Computers, Output devices, Input devices, Networking, Communications

    • C. 

      Data Projector, Organisations,Storage, Computers, Biometrics, Input devices, Software, Chip and Pin

    • D. 

      Software, Organisations,Storage, Computers, Output devices, Input devices, Software, Communications

  • 21. 
    Networking (wired and wireless), mobile devices, router/modem belong to which of these Key IT components?
    • A. 

      Storage devices

    • B. 

      Computers

    • C. 

      Communications

    • D. 

      Software

  • 22. 
    When will a business organisation improve or implement new Technology?
    • A. 

      When they are making not meeting their objectives

    • B. 

      When Business requirements and Technology change

    • C. 

      When they feel like it

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