Computers Test: Would You Pass?

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Computers Test: Would You Pass? - Quiz

A fun and interesting quiz on Computers


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who's a co-founder of Netscape Communications Corporation?
    • A. 

      Lawrence J. Ellison

    • B. 

      Marc Andreessen

    • C. 

      Michael Dell

    • D. 

      Bill Gates

  • 2. 
    Who invented FORTRAN computer programming language?
    • A. 

      Charles F. Dolan

    • B. 

      Marc Andreessen

    • C. 

      John Backus

    • D. 

      Rupert Keith Murdoch

  • 3. 
    Who is a co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)?
    • A. 

      Carly Fiorina

    • B. 

      John Perry Barlow

    • C. 

      Emile Baudaut

    • D. 

      John Kemeny

  • 4. 
    Who was the fourth Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Intel Corporation?
    • A. 

      Reginald Aubrey Fessenden

    • B. 

      Douglas C. Engelbart

    • C. 

      Craig R. Barrett

    • D. 

      Howard Aiken

  • 5. 
    Who helped build the PDP series of mini-computers for DEC?
    • A. 

      James H. Clark

    • B. 

      Ivan Sutherland

    • C. 

      Gordon Bell

    • D. 

      John Kemeny

  • 6. 
    Who was founder and chairman of America Online Corporation?
    • A. 

      Dennis Ritchie

    • B. 

      William Redington Hewlett

    • C. 

      Judge Samuel L. Selden

    • D. 

      Steve Case

  • 7. 
    Who developed theories on using computers and software to augment human intellect?
    • A. 

      Melvil Dewey

    • B. 

      Vinton Cerf

    • C. 

      Douglas C. Engelbart

    • D. 

      Rob Glaser

  • 8. 
    Who is the founder and CEO of Real Networks?
    • A. 

      Charles Babbage

    • B. 

      Melvil Dewey

    • C. 

      Joseph Charyk

    • D. 

      Rob Glaser

  • 9. 
    Who was a Chairman of the Board of Intel Corporation?
    • A. 

      Norbert Wiener

    • B. 

      William Henry Gates III

    • C. 

      Gene Myron Amdahl

    • D. 

      Andrew S. Grove

  • 10. 
    Who developed the BASIC programming language?
    • A. 

      Melvil Dewey

    • B. 

      Rod Canion

    • C. 

      John Kemeny

    • D. 

      Frank Conrad

  • 11. 
    Who is a cofounder of Cisco Systems, one of the world's top manufacturers of Internet routers?
    • A. 

      Jack St. Clair Kilby

    • B. 

      Sandra Lerner

    • C. 

      Arthur C. Clarke

    • D. 

      Melvil Dewey

  • 12. 
    Which Stanford law professor was special advisor to the judge in the Microsoft antitrust case?
    • A. 

      Lawrence Lessig

    • B. 

      Michael Faraday

    • C. 

      Jerry Yang

    • D. 

      Nolan Kay Bushnell

  • 13. 
    Who produced the first computer to be sold with bundled software packages?
    • A. 

      Adam Osborne

    • B. 

      Bill Daniels

    • C. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • D. 

      John Kemeny

  • 14. 
    What year did Microsoft ship the first "Windows" programs?
    • A. 

      1983

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1989

    • D. 

      1975

  • 15. 
    For what computer did Microsoft introduce the Z-80 SoftCard, a circuit board, in 1980?
    • A. 

      Mac Performa Series

    • B. 

      IBM PC

    • C. 

      Apple II

    • D. 

      Altair 8800

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