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Set-18 dtd 15/10/15

1.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A computer is a/an:
Mechanical Device
Electrical Device
Electronic Device
Electromechanical Device

2.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A digital computer can be operated with:


Only numerical data
Only non numerical data
Both numerical and non numerical data
Neither numerical nor non numerical data

3.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The difference between a computer and calculator is:


Former is programmable and later is non programmable
The former can process data and the later can not
The former includes control unit and the later does not
Former can be note book type but later can not be of non
portable type

4.
a.
b.
c.
d.

ENIAC stands for:


Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer
Electronically Numerical Integrator and Calculator
Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator
Electronically Numerical Integrator and Computer

5.
a.
b.
c.
d.

ENIAC is:
A first generation computer
A second generation computer
A third generation computer
A fourth generation computer

6.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The main component used in 2nd generation computer was:


Vacuum tube
Transistors
ICs
Microprocessor

7.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The CPU of the 4th Generation computer is:


An IC chip using VLSI technology
Microprocessor
Both (a) and (b)
None of the above

8.
a.
b.
c.
d.

INTEL, is a company involved in the manufacturing of:


Printers
Storage devices
IC chip
None of the above

9.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The processing of the CPU is in the order of:


Millisecond
Microsecond
Nanosecond
Mega second

10.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Find the odd man out:


ALU, memory, computers
CU, floppy diskette, registers
CU, MPU, ALU
ALU, auxiliary memory, CU

11.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Bill Gates is the chairman of:


IBM
Microsoft
Intel
Motorola

12.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The company Microsoft is involved in:


Making of computer hardware
Making of computer software
Both (a) and (b)
None of the above

13.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A microprocessor is a/an:
Integrated circuit fabricated on silicon chip
The processing unit of the computer
The brain of the computer
All of the above

14.
a.
b.
c.
d.

An integrated circuit is:


A complicated circuit
Much costlier than a single transistor
An integrated device
As in a , b, c & Fabricated on a tiny silicon chip

15.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The main memory of the computer is:


RAM
ROM
Hard Disk
CD

16.
a.
b.
c.
d.

RAM is:
Volatile semiconductor memory
Read/Write memory
Random Access Memory
All of the above

17.
a.
b.
c.
d.

ROM is:
Read memory
Write memory
Both (a) and (b)
None of the above

18.
a.
b.
c.
d.

EPROM can be erased by:


Sodium light
UV rays
Electrical pulses
Either UV rays or Electrical Pulses

19.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The fastest memory of the following is:


RAM
ROM
Cache
Hard disk

20.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The main memory of a computer is located in:


The hard disk (HD)
Compact Disk (CD)
Floppy Disk (FD)
None

21. ROM is:


a. Volatile semiconductor memory

b. Non volatile semiconductor memory


c. Magnetic Memory
d. All of the above
22.
a.
b.
c.
d.

DRAM is:
Semiconductor memory
Volatile memory
To be refreshed with data after certain interval of time
All of the above

23.
a.
b.
c.
d.

1 KB is equal to:
1000 bytes
210 bytes
1000 MB
None of the above

24.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A nibble is equal to:


8 bits
4 bits
2 bits
16 bits

25.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The fastest component of the computer is:


CPU
Computer memory
Storage Devices
Input/Output Devices

26.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Which of the following is fixed disk drive:


Hard disk drive
floppy disk drive
Winchester disk drive
CD-Rom drive

27.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Locate the odd man out:


Dot matrix printer
inkjet printer
chain printer
drum printer

28.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Optical scanner is a:
Input device
output device
input/output device
none of the above

29.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Locate the odd man out:


Hard Disk
Floppy Disk
Magnetic tape
Compact Disk

30.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Locate the odd man out:


OBR
OMR
OCR
MICR

31.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Compact Disk is a:
Semiconductor Device
Magnetic Device
Optical Device
None of the above

32.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Floppy disk is a:
EPROM
RAM
EEPROM
flexible storage medic

33.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The slowest of the following is:


Hard disk
Floppy Disk
CD
Magnetic Tape

34.
a.
b.
c.
d.

EPROM is released by:


UV-ray
Infrared Light
Electrical Pulses
by appropriate programming only

35.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Volatile storages are those from where data are lost:


When the programme is over
with respect to time
When the power is shut off
all the above except (c)

36.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Locate the odd man out:


Light pen
Plotter
mouse
joystick

37.
a.
b.
c.
d.

printed document in computer terminology is termed as:


Soft copy
hard copy
firm copy
live copy

38.The display of MONITOR of a computer system is mostly:


a. Semiconductor display
b. LED type display
c. LCD type display
d. electron beam type
39.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Choose the correct statement among the following:


Line printer is non impact printer
LASER printer is a non impact printer
DOT-matrix printer is non impact printer
Character printer is faster than line printer

40.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Printer is connected through:


Parallel port
serial port
both (1) & (2)
none

41.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The screen in the laptop computer is:


CRT
LCD
semiconductor display
all of the above

42. Modem is an:

a. Input device
b. output device
c. input/output device
d. none of the above
43.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A software is a:
Set of programme
set of instructors
All of the above
d. none of the above

44.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Disk operating system is:


A system software
software environment
software utility package
a high level language

45.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Assembly language is a:
Low level language
high level language
machine level language
4th generation language

46.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Which of the following language uses mnemonics:


Machine language
assembly language
high level language
4th generation language

47.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Which of the following is a scientific language:


COBOL
ADA
FORTRAN
BASIC

48. Which of the following is not a language


a. FOXPRO
b. LISP
c. C
d. Visual C++
49.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Pick the odd man out:


Dos
Unix
Win-95
BASE

50.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Dos is a:
Single user operating system
multiuser operating system
network operating system
a package

51.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A package is a:
Software
set of instructors
a programme
all of the above

52.
a.
b.
c.

Windows 3.1 is a/an:


Operating system
operating environment
package

d.
53.
a.
b.
c.
d.

language
Which of the following is not a high level language:
BASIC
C
Assembly
COBOL

54. Which of the following is not a high level computer


language:
a. Windows-98
b. Visual C++
c. COBOL
d. PASCAL
55.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Dos stands for:


Data operating System
Disk operating System
Diode operating system
none of the above

56. Unix is a:
a. A software
b. a programme
c. multiuser operating system
d. none of the above
57.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Assembler is a:
A software
a translator
a programme
all of the above

58.
a.
b.
c.
d.

BASIC stands for:


Beginners all symbol internet code
begineers all system instruction code
Beginners all purpose symbolic instructions code
began and symbol input code

59.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Instructions are given in 1 & O in


Machine language
assembly language
High level language
all of the above

60.
a.
b.
c.
d.

High level languages are:


Machine dependent
b. machine independent
languages in which programming is done in 1 & O
(2) & (3)

61.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Interpreter in computer field is a:


Software
Floppy
hardware
the special electronic circuit which translate high level to
low level

62.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Analog computers are:


Slower than digital computers
Less accurate than digital computers
Costlier than digital computers
Powerful than digital computers

63.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The latest of the following is:


Laptop
Super Computer
Desktop
Mainframe

d.
73.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Y2K problem
E-Mail stands for:
Easy mail
electronic mail
Electrical mail
d. none of the above

64.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The most power full of the following is:


Minicomputer
Microcomputer
Mainframe
Super computer

74
a.
b.
c.
d.

. EDP stands for:


Electronic data processing
easy data processing
electric data processing
erasable data processing

65.
a.
b.
c.

Main difference between PC/AT and PC/XT are:


PC/AT has much more memory than PC/XT
PC/AT has much more speed than PC/XT
PC/AT has multi terminal facility and PC/XT has only
single terminal facility
d. PC/XT has multi terminal facility and PC/AT has only
single terminal facility
66.
a.
b.
c.
d.

The fastest of the following is:


80286 processor
80386 processor
80486 processor
Pentium Processor

67.
a.
b.
c.
d.

A Flow Chart is a:
Step wise representation of a program
A systematic pictorial representation of a program
Is a kind of program written in high level language
Either (a) or (b)

68.
a.
b.
c.
d.

In order to draw a flow chart we used this symbol:


For input/output
For processing
For start/stop
For decision making

69.
a.
b.
c.

Algorithm is a:
Pictorial representation of a programme
A stepwise systematic representation of a programme
High level language to represent a programme
systematically
d. Assembly language to represent a program systematically
70.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Computer virus is a:
Software programme
hardware programme
Machine language
assembly language

71.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Internet system is based on:


WAN system
LAN system
mainframe computer system
many computers connected to a mother computer

72.
a.
b.
c.

WWW is related to:


Hardware orientation of the computer
Internet system
Firm ware

75. GUI stands for:


a. Graphical user interface
b.
graphical user internet
c.
graph & user interface
d.
graph & user internet
76. Y2K problem is a:
a.
Software problem
b.
hardware problem
c.
data problem
d.
all the above
77. Modem is a:
a. input device
b.
input/output device
c.
output device
d.
none
78. The computer can be classified as:
a.
speed/capacity wise
b. data representation wise
c. purpose wise
d. all