Roles Of CPU, ROM, RAM

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This quiz tests students knowledge of computer hardware components CPU, ROM and RAM. This quiz should be used after students have been given the CPU, ROM and RAM powerpoint presentation.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    CPU stands for ?
    • A. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • B. 

      Central Periferal Unit

    • C. 

      Central Processing Utility

    • D. 

      Common Processing Unit

  • 2. 
    ROM stands for ?
    • A. 

      Random Only Memory

    • B. 

      Read Only Memory

    • C. 

      Read Option Memory

    • D. 

      Read Only Mapping

  • 3. 
    RAM stands for ?
    • A. 

      Real Access Memory

    • B. 

      Random Access Mapping

    • C. 

      Read Access Memory

    • D. 

      Random Access Memory

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Volitile

    • B. 

      Non-volitile

    • C. 

      Flamable

    • D. 

      Non-flamable

  • 5. 
    RAM is memory that is
    • A. 

      Corruptable

    • B. 

      Non-corruptable

    • C. 

      Volatile

    • D. 

      Non-volatile

  • 6. 
    When an application fires up, the application  is loaded into ?
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      VDU

  • 7. 
    The CPU can be described as the..
    • A. 

      Heart of a computer

    • B. 

      Soul of a computer

    • C. 

      Brains of a computer

    • D. 

      Ears of a computer

  • 8. 
    When your computer slows down it is likely that you may be..
    • A. 

      Running out of ROM

    • B. 

      Running out of RAM

    • C. 

      Have too much RAM

    • D. 

      Have too much ROM

  • 9. 
    The task manager is used to ..
    • A. 

      Monitor processes on your computer

    • B. 

      View files on your computer

    • C. 

      To manage the boot process

  • 10. 
    Task manager is launched by
    • A. 

      Cntl-shift-esc

    • B. 

      Cntl-alt-esc

    • C. 

      Cntl-esc-alt

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      1GByte of memory is Greater than 1MByte of memory

    • B. 

      1GByte of Memory is approx the same as 1000MByte of memory

    • C. 

      1GByte og memory approx is the same as 100MByte of memory

  • 12. 
    The CPU is located on the...
    • A. 

      Motherboard of the computer

    • B. 

      Washboard of the computer

    • C. 

      The hard drive of the computer