CS229 Quiz- Ang Pangalawang Yugto

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CS229 Quiz-  Ang Pangalawang Yugto

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of motherboard expansion slot?
    • A. 

      ISA

    • B. 

      PCI

    • C. 

      AGP

    • D. 

      ATX

  • 2. 
    Which of the following retains the information it's storing when the power to the system is turned off?
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      DIMM

    • D. 

      ROM

  • 3. 
    What is BIOS an acronym for?
    • A. 

      Bootstrap initial operating system

    • B. 

      Basic input output startup

    • C. 

      Boot initial operating startup

    • D. 

      Basic input output system

  • 4. 
    What type of connector is used to plug a telephone line into a modem?
    • A. 

      COM1

    • B. 

      RJ-45

    • C. 

      RJ-11

    • D. 

      RJ-10

  • 5. 
    What are the four key functions of a computer system?
    • A. 

      Input, processing, output, and storage

    • B. 

      Keyboard, display, memory, and disk drive

    • C. 

      Word processing, spreadsheets, database, and contact management

    • D. 

      Read, write, calculate, and display

  • 6. 
    How much data will a high density (HD) floppy disk hold?
    • A. 

      124 KB

    • B. 

      640 KB

    • C. 

      1.44 MB

    • D. 

      2.88MB

  • 7. 
    What is Random access memory (RAM)?
    • A. 

      It is where all your files are stored when you save them on your computer.

    • B. 

      It is the computer memory.

    • C. 

      It is where you put the cd in the computer.

    • D. 

      It is a computer that randomly shuts down.

  • 8. 
    What is an Operating System?
    • A. 

      Software that shows that your computer system is in operating mode. It's working so the operating system is fine.

    • B. 

      It's got nothing to do with computers.

    • C. 

      It is the way your computer operates and performs tasks. It could be on any computer system.

    • D. 

      A piece of software that controls the computer once it is loaded. Windows is an Operating System.

  • 9. 
    What does downloading mean?
    • A. 

      Downloading is a term used when your computers internet connection is slow and the web pages you are viewing download slow.

    • B. 

      Downloading is a tech term for a program that is loading slow on your computer. For example if you open Microsoft Word and it opens slowly, it is therefore downloading.

    • C. 

      Downloading means you are using a file that you got from the internet. Uploading means you are using a file that is on your computer.

    • D. 

      Downloading means getting a copy of a file to view, use, or save on your computer.

  • 10. 
    What happens when you defrag(defragment) your computer?
    • A. 

      When you defrag a computer it means you take it apart to clean. The first thing you must do is remove the main case.

    • B. 

      When you defrag a computer you are actually removing viruses and nasty programs from your computer. You need to defrag to keep your computer safe.

    • C. 

      Defragging is a process where a program move files on your computer to organize them for better access. It groups similar files together.

    • D. 

      Defrag is a word made up by computer geeks. They usually say it in front of customers as a polite swear word. "Oh Defrag it!"

  • 11. 
    What is a computer hard drive?
    • A. 

      Computer hard drive is a hard round disc you insert into the computer. You can also get floppy diskettes but they are less common now.

    • B. 

      A computer hard drive is a storage device where you can save files onto and retrieve at a later date.

    • C. 

      A computer hard drive is the hard casing surrounding the computers electrical parts. It is the main protection for your computer.

    • D. 

      A computer hard drive is the big box that you can put a cd into and put the monitor on.

  • 12. 
    In technical jargon, what is a BSOD?
    • A. 

      Berkeley Standard Official Distribution, an operating system like Linux originally published by the University of California at Berkeley.

    • B. 

      Blue Screen of Death. This is when the blue screens appears with an error stop code and this indicates you have a computer error!

    • C. 

      Black Screen of Death. This is the true BSOD because it means you have a really big computer problem!

    • D. 

      Big Stupid Office Doorjam, a pejorative name for early PCs. The PCs would often fail—turning them into large expensive bricks used to prop-open heavy doors

  • 13. 
    What are the most risky files to download and run?
    • A. 

      Executable files (.exe, .bat, .com)

    • B. 

      Word or Excel files (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx)

    • C. 

      Adobe Acrobat Reader files (.pdf, .ps)

    • D. 

      Text files (.txt)

  • 14. 
    If you think your computer has a virus and you want to try to fix it yourself, what’s the first and second things you should do?
    • A. 

      Run your virus scanner software and do whatever it says.

    • B. 

      Physically disconnect the computer from the network and backup all of your files.

    • C. 

      Backup all of your files and run your virus scanner software.

    • D. 

      Update your virus scanner (or get a different brand) and then run it.

  • 15. 
    What can a megabyte be related to?
    • A. 

      A megabyte is the measurement of the CPU speed. Therefore if a computer is 500mb it is reasonably fast by today's standards.

    • B. 

      A megabyte is the measurement of the size in relation to computer memory and hard drives. It is abbreviated as MB.

    • C. 

      A megabyte is a very large or mega file that takes up space that would usually be used by several files.

    • D. 

      A megabyte is the measurement of the motherboard. This is so you can tell how powerful it is and how compatible it is with other computer components.

  • 16. 
    What have cookies got to do with your computer?
    • A. 

      Cookies have got nothing to do with your computer, it’s a myth and the only cookie I know of are the ones you eat.

    • B. 

      Cookies are files that the computer collects to show how much you use your computer.

    • C. 

      A Cookie is a small text file that is created when you visit a website. It identifies you or your computer so next time you visit the website you will be recognized as a return visitor.

    • D. 

      Cookie is those small disc shaped items that appear in all the popular games where you have to collect as many as you can.

  • 17. 
    Which Windows Operating system is the newest?
    • A. 

      Windows XP which means Windows 10 professional. This is the newest operating system.

    • B. 

      Windows Vista because it’s actually really called windows 8 but they are still perfecting it

    • C. 

      Windows 7 is the newest operating system.

    • D. 

      Windows 98 does not mean it was made in 1998 it means 9.8

  • 18. 
    How do you measure the speed your computer processor?
    • A. 

      A computer processor is measured with miles per hour and then converted to computer language.

    • B. 

      The computer processor is timed in minutes per second. Then it is calculated how many tasks it can perform in that time.

    • C. 

      Our computer processor is measured in hertz. The the theory goes that the higher the number of megahertz or gigahertz, the faster the processor.

    • D. 

      Revs Per Minute (RPM), just like a computer hard drive.

  • 19. 
    What is a firewall?
    • A. 

      A melted motherboard that could have started a fire.

    • B. 

      A piece of equipment that is too hot to touch.

    • C. 

      A firewall is a protective casing that your computer components are contained in. It is a fireproof material that is used for all computers.

    • D. 

      A security program that blocks out intruders from accessing your computer.

  • 20. 
    10.  What is a terabyte closely equal to?
    • A. 

      1000 megabytes

    • B. 

      1000 gigabytes

    • C. 

      1000 kilobytes

    • D. 

      1000 gigahertz