Computer Quiz! Ultimate Trivia Exam

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Computer Quiz! Ultimate Trivia Exam - Quiz

What do you know about computers? Do you think you can take on and pass this quiz? Unless you are in a cave, everyone these days knows about computers. A computer is a programmable device that supplies, retrieve, and processes information. Computers can also store data to be utilized at a later date in the appropriate saving devices and retrieve whenever it is necessary. Take on this quiz and see if you are a computer whiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What company developed the operating system for IBM's personal computer in 1980?
    • A. 

      Intel

    • B. 

      Apple

    • C. 

      Microsoft

    • D. 

      Lotus

  • 2. 
    For what product is Lexmark best known?
    • A. 

      Keyboards

    • B. 

      Digital Media

    • C. 

      Bar Code Readers

    • D. 

      Printers

  • 3. 
    "IBM" is an acronym for what?
    • A. 

      Internet Bugs Massive

    • B. 

      Industry Of Banana Monkeys

    • C. 

      Industry Of Business Merchandise

    • D. 

      International Business Machines

  • 4. 
    What does "www" stand for?
    • A. 

      World Wide Web

    • B. 

      World Wide Weather

    • C. 

      Want, Wish And Wonder

    • D. 

      Women Want Watermelon

  • 5. 
    What does the "e" stand for in email?
    • A. 

      Event

    • B. 

      Entertaining

    • C. 

      Extra

    • D. 

      Electronic

  • 6. 
    What year did Bill Gates graduate from Harvard?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1979

    • C. 

      He Didn't Graduate From College

    • D. 

      1990

  • 7. 
    What company made the Presario computer?
    • A. 

      IBM

    • B. 

      Hewlett-Packard

    • C. 

      Packard Bell

    • D. 

      Compaq

  • 8. 
    From what two words is the term "pixel" derived?
    • A. 

      Pictures Everyone

    • B. 

      Picture Element

    • C. 

      Pictionary Excels

    • D. 

      Pixie Elevation

  • 9. 
    In what year was the compact disk invented?
    • A. 

      1988

    • B. 

      1991

    • C. 

      1965

    • D. 

      1979

  • 10. 
    What is a computer program that reproduces itself over a network?
    • A. 

      Snail

    • B. 

      Worm

    • C. 

      Rabbit

    • D. 

      Snake

  • 11. 
    Which computer operating system holds the biggest market share in the United States?
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      Debian

    • C. 

      Linux

    • D. 

      Macintosh

  • 12. 
    What abbreviation stands for "personal computer"?
    • A. 

      DVD

    • B. 

      PC

    • C. 

      TV

    • D. 

      CD

  • 13. 
    What did keypunch operators do?
    • A. 

      Entered Data On Computer Cards

    • B. 

      Assembled Central Processing Units

    • C. 

      Made Keys

    • D. 

      Operated Switchboards

  • 14. 
    Business data centers started moving towards what type of storage in the late 2000s?
    • A. 

      Read-Write Floppies

    • B. 

      Solid-State Flash Drives

    • C. 

      DVD Burners

    • D. 

      Disk Platters

  • 15. 
    What term defines delivering hosted services over the internet?
    • A. 

      Cloud Computing

    • B. 

      Net On Demand

    • C. 

      Message Routing

    • D. 

      Unified Communications

  • 16. 
    What computing device did incoming U.S. President Barack Obama fight to keep in 2009?
    • A. 

      His Blackberry

    • B. 

      His Laptop

    • C. 

      His Cray Supercomputer

    • D. 

      His iPhone

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