Quiz No. 1 (i.t. Fundamentals)

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It is a multiple choice, 20-item quiz about the Lesson 1 Topic: I. T. And Data Processing


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  • 1. 
    It is the process of transforming data into the desired output. 
    • A. 

      Data Processing

    • B. 

      Data Technology

    • C. 

      Information System

    • D. 

      Information Technology

  • 2. 
    It involves the capturing or obtaining original data and placing it into the data processing system. 
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Storage

  • 3. 
    It arranges the data in a logical sequence from first to last, biggest to smallest, or oldest to newest. 
    • A. 

      Classification

    • B. 

      Calculation

    • C. 

      Sorting

    • D. 

      Summarizing

  • 4. 
    It is a type of data processing where all the operations from data gathering to output preparations are performed by man without the aid of any single machine. 
    • A. 

      Manual system

    • B. 

      Key driven system

    • C. 

      Punched card system

    • D. 

      Electronic data processing

  • 5. 
    In this system, the majority of work is performed by man and some assistance is provided by a machine. 
    • A. 

      Manual system

    • B. 

      Key driven system

    • C. 

      Punched card system

    • D. 

      Electronic data processing

  • 6. 
    It is another name for mechanical data processing. 
    • A. 

      Manual system

    • B. 

      Key driven system

    • C. 

      Punched card system

    • D. 

      Electronic data processing

  • 7. 
    It is a method of processing data that refers to the running of several computer programs one after another without the need of a human operator to run each program individually. 
    • A. 

      Batch processing

    • B. 

      On-line processing

    • C. 

      Real time processing

    • D. 

      Distributed processing

  • 8. 
    It is also known as stacked job processing and it is the most basic and simplest method of data processing. 
    • A. 

      Batch processing

    • B. 

      On-line processing

    • C. 

      Real time processing

    • D. 

      Distributed processing

  • 9. 
    It is method of data processing that immediately responds within a matter of seconds.
    • A. 

      Batch processing

    • B. 

      On-line processing

    • C. 

      Real time processing

    • D. 

      Distributed processing

  • 10. 
    It is the most complex of all data processing methods that generally consists of remote terminals linked to a large central computer to help the users conduct inquiries about accounts, business transactions, and other data processing operations.
    • A. 

      Batch processing

    • B. 

      On-line processing

    • C. 

      Real time processing

    • D. 

      Distributed processing

  • 11. 
    It is not a characteristic of a personal computer. 
    • A. 

      Automatic

    • B. 

      Complex

    • C. 

      Digital

    • D. 

      High speed

  • 12. 
    The abacus is one of the earliest devices used for arithmetic calculations by the following people, except: 
    • A. 

      Chinese

    • B. 

      Japanese

    • C. 

      Malaysians

    • D. 

      Romans

  • 13. 
    The following are the capabilities of computer, except: 
    • A. 

      It is self-directing.

    • B. 

      It can only process jobs expressed in a finite number of steps.

    • C. 

      Ability to store and retrieve information.

    • D. 

      Ability to communicate with the user and with other machines.

  • 14. 
    It refers to the physical electronic data processing devices and tangible parts that consititute the computer system. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Liveware

    • C. 

      Procedure

    • D. 

      Software

  • 15. 
    It refers to the program or set of instructions that enable the computer system to operate effectively. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Liveware

    • C. 

      Procedure

    • D. 

      Software

  • 16. 
    It refers to the people involve in the data processing operations. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Liveware

    • C. 

      Procedure

    • D. 

      Software

  • 17. 
    These are descriptions of how things are done including the steps for accomplishing a result. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Liveware

    • C. 

      Procedure

    • D. 

      Software

  • 18. 
    The one responsible for studying the requirements of the company's computer-based applications, specifying their design and developing appropriate systems documentation.
    • A. 

      Computer Engineer

    • B. 

      Database Administrator

    • C. 

      System Analyst

    • D. 

      System Programmer

  • 19. 
    He/She reviews and analyzes the systems software supplied by the manufacturer, determines the best configuration for the installation, evaluates and changes the existing systems, designs programming standards and operating procedures, etc. 
    • A. 

      Computer Engineer

    • B. 

      Database Administrator

    • C. 

      System Analyst

    • D. 

      System Programmer

  • 20. 
    He/She designs computer systems adopting the latest technology and development for fast and efficient use. 
    • A. 

      Computer Engineer

    • B. 

      Database Administrator

    • C. 

      System Analyst

    • D. 

      System Programmer