Test Your IT Knowledge

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Test Your IT Knowledge

Information technology falls under the IS umbrella but deals with the technology involved in the systems themselves. Information technology can be defined as the study, design, implementation, support or management of computer-based information systems. IT typically includes hardware, software, databases and networks. Take this quiz to test your skills.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is used to represent alphanumeric characters in Computers?
    • A. 

      ASCII

    • B. 

      EBCDIC

    • C. 

      BCD

  • 2. 
    If you want to translate digital codes to audio signals and vice versa, your computer needs a
    • A. 

      Sound card

    • B. 

      CD-Rom

    • C. 

      Scanner

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      RAM, ROM, Cache, Magnetic tape, Hard disk

    • B. 

      Cache, RAM, ROM, Hard disk, Magnetic tape

    • C. 

      Magnetic tape, Hard disk, RAM, ROM, Cache

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not an example of a utility program?
    • A. 

      Backup software

    • B. 

      Operating system

    • C. 

      Anti-virus software

  • 5. 
    In the context of 4G wireless technology, expand LTE?
    • A. 

      Long Term Edge

    • B. 

      Long Term Evolution

    • C. 

      Light Transmission Emission

    • D. 

      Light Technological Evolution

  • 6. 
    What Did Users Of The First Automatic Teller Machine Access The Machine With?
    • A. 

      CD ROM

    • B. 

      Magnetic Chip

    • C. 

      Radioactive Paper

    • D. 

      Gold Plated Transistor chip

  • 7. 
    What Popular Computer Game Was Secretly Intended To Increase Mouse Proficiency?
    • A. 

      Solitaire

    • B. 

      Pinball

    • C. 

      Mario

    • D. 

      MInecraft

  • 8. 
    It is the central part of an operating system. It manages the tasks of the computer and the hardware – most notably memory and CPU time. What are we talking about?
    • A. 

      CPU clock

    • B. 

      Operating System

    • C. 

      Kernel

    • D. 

      ROM