CoE: 1.Computer Literacy- Questions

Choose the correct answer from the alternatives A – D by circling the correct option

 1. The internal hard disk is typically referred to as the drive ……………….

A. Main

 B. Alternate

 C. B

D. C

2. It is a light- sensing input device capable of reading printed text and translates the output

A. touch screen

 B. optical scanner

 C. Flat Panel

D. Notepad

3. It is an output device the computer uses to display the results of processing

 A. ink-jet printer

B. power supply

 C. Monitor

 D. main board

 4. Which of the following is not an example of a character printer?

A. Page printer

B. Character printer

C. Dot Matrix printer

 D. Line printer

5. All the following are examples of processors except

 A. Megahertz

B. Pentium D

C. Core 2 Duo

D. Core i7

6. Which of the following is the last stage of the machine cycle of the CPU?

A. Executing

B. Fetching

C. Storing

D. Decoding

7. What is the full meaning of CISC?

 A. Complex instruction reduced computer

B. Reduced complex set instruction

C. Complex set instruction computer

 D. Complex instruction set computer

 8. It is a temporary high-speed storage area which stores data and instructions is known as…………… A. Control unit

 B. ALU

C. Register

 D. System clock

9. A dual in-line package (DIP) has ………………rows of connecting pins.

A. 2

B. 3

C. 4

D. 7

10. Which of the following provides a way to add devices to a computer?

A. Bus line

B. Expansion card

C. CPU

 D. Expansion slot

11. The number of empty slot in your computer determines its…………………………

A. Generation

 B. Expandability

C. Speed

 D. Capacity Provide the correct answers in the spaces provided

12. A key that switches between two states each time a user presses it is called……………….

13. ………………………. is an area that holds data waiting to be processed.

14. Printers that form characters and graphics on a piece of paper without actually striking the paper are called ………………………….

15. Inside the system, integrated circuits are housed on a circuit board called the……………………………

16. A program which helps users to display information in the form of slides is called ……………………………….

Choose whether the statement is True (T) or False (F)

17. CD-ROM disks are limited by the fact that they are read only (T/F)

18. The chassis is also called the system unit. ((T/F)

19. The power supply in the system unit converts direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC). ((T/F)

20. A bus is a data connection between two or more devices connected to the computer. ((T/F)

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