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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Information Processing is using a machine to interact with the outside world by using the input it receives. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because information processing involves using a machine or computer system to receive input from the outside world. This input can come in the form of data, signals, or commands. The machine then processes this input, which may involve analyzing, storing, manipulating, or displaying the information. Ultimately, the goal of information processing is to generate output or responses based on the input received.

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  • 2. 

    Information Processing can be done in almost all sectors of business such as  Libraries,  Banking, Payroll, Health care, Control Systems and Weather forecasting.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Information processing is a fundamental aspect of business operations in various sectors such as libraries, banking, payroll, healthcare, control systems, and weather forecasting. It involves the collection, storage, retrieval, and manipulation of data to support decision-making processes. Therefore, the statement that information processing can be done in almost all sectors of business is true.

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  • 3. 

    An advantage of Information Processing is that jobs maybe losts as a result of Computerization .

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that one of the advantages of Information Processing is the possibility of job losses due to computerization. However, this is not true. While computerization may lead to changes in job roles and responsibilities, it also creates new job opportunities. Automation and computerization can streamline processes, increase efficiency, and allow employees to focus on more complex tasks. Therefore, the given statement is false.

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  • 4. 

    With Information Processing productivity and Efficiency can be raised. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Information processing refers to the use of technology and systems to collect, organize, analyze, and interpret data and information. By utilizing information processing, businesses and individuals can streamline their processes, make informed decisions, and improve overall productivity and efficiency. Therefore, it is true that with information processing, productivity and efficiency can be raised.

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  • 5. 

    Less money is needed to employ specialized staff to operate and design the Information Processing System. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that less money is needed to employ specialized staff to operate and design the Information Processing System. However, the correct answer is False. This implies that the statement is incorrect and it actually requires more money to hire specialized staff for operating and designing the Information Processing System.

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  • 6. 

    Face-to-face interaction between staff maybe reduce. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that face-to-face interaction between staff members may be reduced. This implies that there could be a decrease in the amount of direct communication and personal contact among staff members. This reduction could be due to various factors such as the implementation of remote work policies, the use of digital communication tools, or any other circumstances that limit in-person interactions. Therefore, the answer "True" indicates that the statement is correct and face-to-face interaction among staff members may indeed be reduced.

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  • 7. 

    Tasks are being completed very quickly because data can be processed at amazing speeds.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that tasks are being completed quickly due to the ability to process data at amazing speeds. This implies that the processing speed of data plays a significant role in the efficiency and speed of task completion. Therefore, the answer is true.

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  • 8. 

    Computing Storage devices can store small amounts of data or Information for short periods of time.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Storage devices are designed to store large amounts of data or information for long periods of time, not small amounts for short periods. They are typically used to store files and data that need to be accessed and retrieved later on. Therefore, the given statement is false.

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  • 9. 

    Automation allows tasks to be completed with little human intervention. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Automation refers to the use of technology and machines to perform tasks that were previously done by humans. By automating these tasks, they can be completed without the need for constant human intervention. This can lead to increased efficiency, reduced errors, and cost savings. Therefore, the statement "Automation allows tasks to be completed with little human intervention" is true.

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  • 10. 

    Information Processing is using the Computer to process data into information. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because information processing involves using a computer to take raw data and transform it into meaningful and useful information. Computers are capable of processing large amounts of data quickly and accurately, performing calculations, organizing and sorting information, and presenting it in a format that can be easily understood by humans. This process is essential in various fields such as business, science, research, and everyday life, where data needs to be analyzed and interpreted to make informed decisions.

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