Quiz About System Software

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System Software Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The operating system controls the BIOS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which of these is an operating system?
    • A. 

      IOS

    • B. 

      Adobe

    • C. 

      Microsoft office

    • D. 

      Internet explorer

  • 3. 
    Can the system run without RAM?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    _________ covers the programm commands that makes a computer do the tasks we need it to
  • 5. 
    Pick the correct example(s) of application software?
    • A. 

      Internet explorer

    • B. 

      Firewall

    • C. 

      Virus check

    • D. 

      MS office

  • 6. 
    Which of these are utilities?
    • A. 

      Saving a document

    • B. 

      Defragmentor

    • C. 

      Firewall

    • D. 

      Copy and pasting

  • 7. 
    Which of the following types are most likely to be purchased separately?
    • A. 

      Process management

    • B. 

      Input/output

    • C. 

      Memory management

    • D. 

      Utilities

  • 8. 
    A GUI or a G___________ U__________ I_________ is provided by the operating system and allows the user to interact with electronic devices through graphical icons
  • 9. 
    A computer can do multiple tasks at exactly the same time?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is the correct formula of the if function?
    • A. 

      =if(a1=a2,false,true)

    • B. 

      =if(a1=a2,true,false)

    • C. 

      =if:a1=a2(true,false)

    • D. 

      If(a1=a2,true,false)

  • 11. 
    The healthy and safety at work act 1974 applies to students 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which of these are input devices
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Speaker

    • D. 

      OCR Scanner

  • 13. 
    A teacher wants a quick way to input questionaire scores into a computer- which technique should they use?
    • A. 

      OCR

    • B. 

      OMR

    • C. 

      RFID

  • 14. 
    Which of these describes what a length check does?
    • A. 

      Checking the correct amount of letters has been entered

    • B. 

      Checking how long something is

    • C. 

      Checking the correct character format is user (letter, number)

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is shortening Manchester Airport into MAN
    • A. 

      Encoding

    • B. 

      Decoding

    • C. 

      Coding

    • D. 

      Testing

  • 16. 
    Using wrist rests helps people who suffer from?
    • A. 

      Eye strain

    • B. 

      RSI

    • C. 

      Stress

    • D. 

      Back ache

  • 17. 
    Which of the following has a context?
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Information

  • 18. 
    Which of the following are used when someone makes a purchase on a credit card and stores the PIN?
    • A. 

      OCR

    • B. 

      RFID

    • C. 

      Magnetic stripe

    • D. 

      Biometrics