Quiz - ICT Systems

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Quiz - ICT Systems

An ICT system is a set-up that consists of hardware, software, data and the people who actually use them. The devices included in these systems can range from radios, televisions, cell phones and computers all the way to satellite systems.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the purpose of the central processing unit (CPU) in a system?
    • A. 

      Carries out instructions of a computer program

    • B. 

      Used to connect to the internet

    • C. 

      Used only in a liquid cooling system, keeps water levels secure

  • 2. 
    A microphone is both an input and output device.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Tick the statement which is true.
    • A. 

      Microsoft Windows is an example of hardware.

    • B. 

      Apple Macs cannot get viruses.

    • C. 

      RAM stands for Reduced Actual Memory.

    • D. 

      RAM stands for Random Access Memory.

    • E. 

      1MB is equivalent to 1000KB.

  • 4. 
    What does USB stand for?
    • A. 

      Unicode Sub-file Bootloader

    • B. 

      Universally Systematic Bootloader

    • C. 

      Unit System Blaster

    • D. 

      Universal Serial Bus

  • 5. 
    What is the maximum size a JPEG can be?
    • A. 

      1000000 X 1000000

    • B. 

      65535 X 65535

    • C. 

      10000 X 10000

    • D. 

      75965 X 75965

  • 6. 
    What is this? 
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      Chipset

    • D. 

      Motherboard

  • 7. 
    What does LCD stand for?
    • A. 

      Live Chronological Drive

    • B. 

      Liquid Crystal Display

    • C. 

      Live Crystal Display

  • 8. 
    What two integers are used in binary code?
    • A. 

      0 and 1

    • B. 

      8 and 9

    • C. 

      9 and 0

    • D. 

      1 and 9

  • 9. 
    Tick the 2 features of a GUI.
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      Scripts

    • C. 

      HD Display

    • D. 

      Icons

  • 10. 
    A newer user interface, such as that included in Windows 8, is less resource intensive than an older, less optimized command line interface such as MS-DOS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What icon is this?
    • A. 

      PS3

    • B. 

      USB

    • C. 

      Creative Commons

    • D. 

      VoIP

  • 12. 
    ROM (short for ______ ______ ______ ) saves data and stores it even when the computer is off.
  • 13. 
    In a computer system what is the purpose of the BIOS?
    • A. 

      Enable wi-fi

    • B. 

      Load the OS

    • C. 

      Activate the monitor

  • 14. 
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