Computer Science Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know who Ada Lovelace was, and what the Analytical Engine was invented to do? What is a computer bug, exactly, and why are they called ‘bugs’ at all? Can you explain the difference between the language C and C++? What is data, exactly, and how do computers file it into a database? Why is it that software is soft and hardware is hard?

Computer science is a huge and ever-growing field, and the demand for programmers and researchers to study in this area is getting bigger every day. Is there a promising computer science career in your future? Or do you just want to brush up on your BASICs? Either way, give our computer science quiz a try, and see how much you have to learn!

Are you a software designer looking for System Analysis and Design Trivia Questions? The quiz below is exactly what you may need as it covers all the basics about the information system, from design straight to implementation. Do...

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 4697   |  Last updated: Oct 3, 2019
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    Which of the following is not one of the three major classes of information systems?

The device on which you’re viewing this quiz – do you know how it works? There is a vast amount of processes going on under the hood of whatever phone, laptop or tablet you use on a daily basis, an endless array of...

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    Which of the following is the binary representation of 4 5/8?

Computer science is one of the most taught courses in the university and almost everyone has done the basics which covers computation and practice of designing computer software. If you are covering the introduction to computer...

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    The Miss Porters Network is a ....?

Questions: 23  |  Attempts: 314   |  Last updated: Aug 22, 2018
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    Refer to the following variable declaration for this question: int[] numbers = {1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10}; Which of the following is a valid conclusion based on this variable declaration?

Quiz on NI itroduction and History

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 303   |  Last updated: Feb 15, 2013
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    In 1989—Graves and Corcoran defined Nursing Informatics as –“Computer science, information science, and nursing science combined to assist in the management and processing of nursing data, information and knowledge to support the practice of nursing and the delivery of nursing care.”

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Computer Science Questions & Answers

What has been the biggest contribution of your country to the field of computer science?
During the Industrial revolution, the United States has contributed to the field of computer science by first inventing tools and equipment like the weaver and mechanical reapers. These inventions began the increase in technology at an early stage of
What is the means of encoding text in which each symbol is represented by 16 bits?
There is no correct answer. "Unicode" does not imply a specific encoding, especially not a 16-bit one.
Which of the following is the binary representation of 4 5/8?
The correct answer to this question is B, 100.101. The binary system is numeric, and it writes numbers using only the digits 0 and 1. These two numbers are also known as a true and false state. In this system, a digit is as twice as much as a digit t
What are the four major components of a computer?
The answer to this is A. These four major parts of the computer are all working well together in order to create processes that will make people’s work faster. For example, the CPU is known to be the brain of the computer. Without this, the who