Input Devices Computer Quiz

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Input Devices Computer Quiz

In computing, an input device is a piece of equipment used to provide data and control signals to an information processing system such as a computer or information appliance. Examples of input devices include keyboards, mouse, scanners, cameras, joysticks, and microphones. Learn How to use Input Devices in this Computer Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a point device?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Light Pen

    • C. 

      Joystick

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 2. 
    Organizations often use _____________________ when they have to enter large amounts of data into thier computers
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Microphones

    • D. 

      Printers

  • 3. 
    All the following are widely used input devices except the:
    • A. 

      Keyboard and mouse

    • B. 

      Microhopne and scanner

    • C. 

      Digital camera and PC camera

    • D. 

      Printers and monitors

  • 4. 
    Which of the following input devices is most likely to improve an organization's efficiency by facilitating the automatic conversion of printed text to editable text?
    • A. 

      Digital camera

    • B. 

      Laser pen

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      PC camera

  • 5. 
    An input device commonly used in marking multiple choice examination questions is:
    • A. 

      OCR

    • B. 

      OMR

    • C. 

      MICR

    • D. 

      POS

  • 6. 
    An handheld device which is used to select options that are displayed on a computer screen:
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Joystick

    • D. 

      Stylus pen

  • 7. 
    Computer mouse is an essential part of the computer's:
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Hardware

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Motherboard

  • 8. 
    The most commonly used input device is the?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Joystick

  • 9. 
    The input device that rolls on a desktop and controls the position of the cursor on the computer screen is called a:
    • A. 

      Touch screen

    • B. 

      Light pen

    • C. 

      Digitizer

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 10. 
    The device which is used to manipulate the cursor on the computer screen is known as the:
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Joystick

    • C. 

      Data glove

    • D. 

      Both a and c

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is/are functions tha the mouse CANNOT do?
    • A. 

      Scrolling

    • B. 

      Drag and drop

    • C. 

      Clicking

    • D. 

      Make copy of a document

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is the most common device that accepts letters, numbers and command froma user?
    • A. 

      Optical mouse

    • B. 

      Key board

    • C. 

      Sensitive screen or touch screen

    • D. 

      USB

  • 13. 
    What is the function of a keyboard which is attached to the computer
    • A. 

      Print

    • B. 

      Input

    • C. 

      Typed

    • D. 

      In between input and output

  • 14. 
    Which of the combination of words have only input devices?
    • A. 

      Keyboard, mouse, monitor

    • B. 

      Mouse, monitor printer

    • C. 

      Keyboard, mouse, printer

    • D. 

      Keyboard, mouse, trackball

  • 15. 
    Devices that allow users to get information into a computer system is known as:
    • A. 

      Input device

    • B. 

      Output Device

    • C. 

      Copying Device

    • D. 

      Printing Device

  • 16. 
    Which device containing sensors and send signals to the computer whenever light changes are detected?
    • A. 

      Light pen

    • B. 

      Reflectors

    • C. 

      Deflectors

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Among the options given below which of the follwoig input device enable video conferencing?
    • A. 

      Microphone

    • B. 

      Digital Camera

    • C. 

      Voice recognition

    • D. 

      Webcam

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is the most suitable input device for inputting a short report?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    Whic is the most suitable input device for highlighting or selecting anobject on a computer screen?
    • A. 

      Joystick

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Keybaord

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    A joystick is primarily used to/for:
    • A. 

      Printing text

    • B. 

      Playing games

    • C. 

      Entering text

    • D. 

      Drawing pictures

  • 21. 
    This mouse function allows you to select anitem on a screen.
    • A. 

      Clicking

    • B. 

      Double clicking

    • C. 

      Dragging and Dropping

    • D. 

      Right clicking

  • 22. 
    The mouse function displays a list of commands on the screen depending on the application being usedi
    • A. 

      Clicking

    • B. 

      Double clicking

    • C. 

      Dragging and dropping

    • D. 

      Right clicking

  • 23. 
    The action is used to open a document
    • A. 

      Clicking

    • B. 

      Double clicking

    • C. 

      Dragging and dropping

    • D. 

      Right Clicking

  • 24. 
    Use the action to move or copy an item to a floppy disks
    • A. 

      Clicking

    • B. 

      Douglbe clicking

    • C. 

      Dragging and dropping

    • D. 

      Right clicking

  • 25. 
    Which organization would use a Magnetic Iik Character Reader (MICR)
    • A. 

      School

    • B. 

      Banks

    • C. 

      Hospitals

    • D. 

      Bookstore

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