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1. The ability of an OS to run more than a) distributed


one application at a time is called. b) non-wired
a) Multitasking c) centralized
b) Object Oriented Programming d) open source
c) Multi-use Computing e) wireless
d) Time sharing
e) None of these 8. A program designed to destroy data on
your computer which can travel to "infect"
other computers is called a
2. You can use the ____________ bar to a) disease
type URL and display a Web page, or type b) torpedo
a keyword to display a list of related Web c) hurricane
pages. d) virus
a) Menu e) infector
b) Title
c) Search 9. What happens when you boot up a PC?
d) Web a) Portions of the operating system are
e) Address copied from disk into memory.
b) Portions of the operating system are copied
3. Which part interprets program from memory onto disk.
instructions and initiate control c) Portions of the operating system are
operations? compiled.
a) Input d) Portions of the operating system are
b) Storage unit emulated.
c) Logic unit e) The PC gets switched off.
d) Control unit
e) None of the above 10. What is an e-mail attachment?
a) A receipt sent by the recipient.
4. The components that process data are b) A separate document from another
located in the- program sent along with an e-mail.
a) input devices c) A malicious parasite that feeds on your
b) Output devices messages and destroys and contents.
c) System unit d) A list of CC or BCC recipients.
d) Storage component e) A friend to whom e-mail is sent regularly.
e) None of these
11. You organise files by storing them in
5. _________ cells involves creating a a) archives
single cells by combining two or more b) lists
selected cells. c) indexes
a) formatting d) folders
b) Merging e) None of these
c) Embedding
d) Splitting 12. What type of computers are client
e) None of these computers (most of the time) in a client-
server system?
6. Compiling creates a(n) a) Mainframe
a) error-free program b) Mini-computer
b) program specification c) Microcomputer
c) subroutine d) PDA
d) algorithm e) None of these
e) executable program
13. Removing and replacing devices
7. A device that connects to a network without turning off your computer is
without the use of cable is said to be referred to as

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a) Hot swapping
b) Plug-n-Play 20. A device for changing the connection on a
c) Bay swap connector to a different configuration is
d) USB swapping ___________.
e) None of these. (a) A converter
(b) A component
14. To protect yourself from computer (c) An attachment
hacker intrusions you should install a (d) An adapter
a) firewall (e) None of these
b) mailer
c) macro 21. CD and DVD drives are examples of
d) script _______________.
e) None of these (a) Coding media
(b) Printers
15. To view information on the Web you (c) Zip drives
must have a _____________. (d) Storage devices
a) cable modem (e) None of these
b) Web browser
c) domain name server 22. The part of a computer that co-ordinates all
d) hypertext viewer its functions is called its ____________.
e) None of these (a) Rom program
(b) Control Unit
(c) System board
16. The computers of second generation were (d) Arithmetic logic unit
characterized by the use of which of the (e) None of these
following instead of vaccum tubes ?
(a) Silicon chip
(b) Transistors 23. Which of the following is not a
(c) Both 1 & 2 telecommunication equipment ?
(d) Integrated circuits (a) Modem
(e) None of these (b) Fax Machine
(c) Tele-printer
17. The first transistorized computer was built (d) Hub
at ________________. (e) None of these
(a) Babylonia
(b) Bell labs 24. Computer networking devices are also
(c) University of Manchester called as ___________.
(d) Germany (a) Inter working unit
(e) None of these (b) System equipment
18. The computer's capability of distinguishing (c) Projectors
spoken words is called ____________. (d) Software
(a) Voice analysis (e) None of these
(b) Voice recognition
(c) Speech acknowlegement 25. ASCII stands for ______________.
(d) Speech interpretation (a) American special computer for
(e) None of these Information Interaction
(b) American standard computer for
19. To access a mainframe or super computer, Information Interchange
users often use a. (c) American standard code for
(a) Terminal Information Interchange
(b) Node (d) American special code for Information
(c) Desktop Interaction
(d) Hand held (e) None of these
(e) None of these

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26. A program written in a high level language (d) Humanware


is referred to as : (e) None of these
(a) Source code
(b) Object code 33. Which of following is hardware and not a
(c) Machine code software ?
(d) Assembly code (a) Excel
(e) None of these (b) Printer driver
(c) Operating system
27. Computer language used on Internet is (d) System board
___________. (e) None of these
(a) Pascal
(b) Java 34. A device that connects multiple network
(c) LOGO segments along the data link layer is called as
(d) BASIC _________.
(e) None of these (a) Multiplexer
(b) Modem
28. Which of the following is not a (c) Bridge
programming language of a computer. (d) Hub
(a) BASIC (e) None of these
(b) FORTRAN
(c) LASER 35. A programmer that converts a high level
(d) PASAL language source file into a machine language
(e) None of these file is called a _________.
(a) Translator
29. Which of the following operating systems is (b) Assembler
not owned and licensed by a company ? (c) Compiler
(a) Linux (d) Linker
(b) Mac (e) None of these
(c) Unix
(d) Windows 2000 36. Most application software today come with
(e) None of these an interface called __________________.
(a) Graphical User interface
30. The UNIX, which command is used to (b) Character user interface
display the message or value of any variable on (c) Iron user interface
the screen. (d) Button user interface
(a) Cat (e) None of these
(b) Echo
(c) Display 37. Which of the following was an early desktop
(d) Char operating systems that included an integrated
(e) None of these graphic user interface point-and-click features ?
(a) MS-DOS
31. The first electronic computer ENIAC was (b) Mac OS
able to do how many multiplications per second (c) UNIX
? (d) Gnome
(a) 200 (e) None of these
(b) 400
(c) 300 38. Microsoft Windows came to dominate the
(d) 500 World's personal Computer Market with
___________% market share.
32. Which of the following is related with (a) 65%
persons associated with computing process ? (b) 82%
(a) Hardware (c) 91%
(b) Software (d) 90%
(c) Firmware (e) None of these

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(b) Torpedo
39. What types of keys are 'Ctrl' and 'Shift' ? (c) Virus
(a) adjustment (d) Hurricane
(b) Function (e) None of these
(c) modifier
(d) Alphanumeric 46. Which of the following is an example for
(e) None of these first generation computers ?
(a) IBM 1401
40. In which tool bar we will find short button (b) IBM 650
for "Auto Sum" ? (c) IBM 702
(a) Formatting Bar (d) Both 2 & 3
(b) Standard Bar
(c) Clipboard Bar 47. Which of the following was the world's first
(d) Formula Bar electronic programmable computing device ?
(e) None o0f these (a) ENIAC
(b) Model K
41. In order to move from one work sheet to (c) Colossus
another in excel work book, which of the (d) Curta
following should be clicked ? (e) None of these
(a) Active cell
(b) Scroll bar 48. In a computer most processing takes place
(c) Sheet tab in ____________.
(d) Tab buttom (a) Memory
(e) None of these (b) CPU
(c) RAM
42. In which chart, only one data series can be (d) Mother board
plotted ? (e) None of these
(a) Pie
(b) Line 49. What type of software is most useful for the
(c) Stacked bar creation of brouchers, posters and news letters
(d) embedded ?
(e) None of these (a) Spread sheet software
(b) web authorising software
43. Material consisting of text and numbers is (c) Multimedia authorising software
best presented as ____________. (d) Desktop publishing software
(a) a table slide (e) None of these
(b) a bullet slide
(c) a title slide 50. When the computer is switched on, the
(d) a structure slide booting process performs the ____________.
(e) None of these (a) Integrity Test
(b) Power-on self Test
44. Coded entries which are used to gain (c) Correct functioning Test
access to a computer system are called (d) Reliability Test
_____________. (e) None of these
(a) Entry codes
(b) Passwords 51. The box that contains the central electronic
(c) Code words components of the computer is
(d) Security commands _____________.
(e) None of these (a) Mother board
(b) System Unit
45. A program designed to destroy data on a (c) Peripheral
computer which can travel to infect other (d) Input device
computers is called a ________________. (e) None of these
(a) Disease

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52. _______________ is an example of input (e) None of these


device.
(a) Keyboard 59. The first Operating System that allows
(b) Monitor multi tasking with graphical user interface
(c) Mouse ____________.
(d) Both 1 & 3 (a) Windows NT 3.1
(e) None of these (b) Windows 3.11
(c) Windows 1.01
53. Which key is used in combination with (d) Windows 3.0
another key to perform a special task ? (e) None of these
(a) Function
(b) Control 60. A chart placed in a work sheet is called
(c) Arrow ____________.
(d) Space bar (a) formatting chart
(e) None of these (b) embedded chart
(c) aligning chart
54. Units which are the last receiver or (d) hanging chart
generate data are called _____________. (e) None of these
(a) Data center equipment
(b) Data Receiving equipment 61. _____________ contains volatile chips that
(c) Data terminal equipment temporarily store data or instructions.
(d) Domain name server (a) CPU
(e) None of these (b) ROM
(c) RAM
55. A normal compiler takes source code as (d) RMA
input and produces this as output. (e) None of these
(a) Assembly code
(b) Machine code 62. A device that reads the information
(c) Object code contained on a disk and transfers it to the
(d) All of these computer's memory ______________.
(e) None of these (a) Monitor
(b) Screen
56. COBOL is widely used in ____________ (c) Keyboard
application. (d) Disk drive
(a) Commercial (e) None of these
(b) Scientific
(c) Space 63. The other name of mother board is
(d) Mathematical _____________.
(e) None of these (a) Mouse
(b) Computer board
57. ____________ is a layer of computer (c) Central board
system between the hardware and the user (d) System board
program. (e) None of these
(a) Operating Environment
(b) System Environment 64. What term is used to describe using the
(c) Application Software mouse to move an item on the screen to a new
(d) Operating System location ?
(e) None of these (a) Click
(b) Double-click
58. In windows ME, What does M stand for ? (c) Drag and drop
(a) Millennium (d) Point
(b) Micro Expert (e) None of these
(c) Macro Expert
(d) Multi Expert 65. A disk's content that is recorded at the time

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of manufacture and that cannot be changed or 72. In which chart, only one data series can be
erased by the user is _____________. plotted ?
(a) Memory Only (a) Pie
(b) Write Only (b) Line
(c) Run Only (c) Bar
(d) Read Only (d) Column
(e) None of these (e) None of these

66. Computers Work in 73. In which table, we find the pivot table
(a) Machine linguistics command ?
(b) Binary language (a) Tools
(c) HTML Code (b) Data
(d) Bit language (c) Insert
(e) None of these (d) Format
(e) None of these
67. C, BASIC, COBAL, and Java are examples
of ________________ languages. 74. In which option, we can show and print the
(a) Low level Gridlines?
(b) Computer (a) Page setup
(c) high level (b) format
(d) System programming (c) Auto format
(e) None of these (d) Style
(e) None of these
68. Which of the following is/are interpreted
Language? 75. In a spread sheet, the point at which a
(a) C column and a row interesect is called a
(b) Java ______________.
(c) Visual Basic (a) container
(d) Both b & c (b) box
(e) None of these (c) grid
(d) cell
69. A computer cannot "boot" if it does not (e) None of these
have the ______________.
(a) Complier 76. The main purpose of the supercomputer is
(b) Loader (a) High speed calculations
(c) Operating System (b) Weather forecasting
(d) Assembler (c) Data Retreieval operations
(e) None of these (d) All of the above

70. Linux is an example of ____________. 77. The Analytical Engine developed during
(a) Free ware First Generation of computers used
(b) Open Source Software ___________ as a memory unit.
(c) Share ware (a) RAM
(d) Complimentary (b) Floppies
(e) None of these (c) Punch Cards
(d) Counter Wheels
71. Windows ME was designed for which (e) None of these
purpose ?
(a) for home computer users 78. Manchester Mark I computer was based on
(b) for business people __________.
(c) for desktop support (a) stored program concept
(d) for system restore (b) processing concept
(e) None of these (c) electronic change concept
(d) All of the above

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(e) None of these (d) Graphic tablet


(e) None of these
79. What is the Gray Code for decimal 7 ?
(a) 0100 86. Of the four words listed below, which one
(b) 0101 does not belong ?
(c) 0010 (a) Applications
(d) 111 (b) Peripherals
(e) None of these (c) Programs
(d) Software
80. An electrical pathway within a computer is (e) None of these
called _____________.
(a) circuit 87. Coded entries which are used to gain
(b) line access to a computer system are called
(c) bus _____________.
(d) track (a) Entry codes
(e) None of these (b) Passwords
(c) security commands
81. Macromedia is a name of a company (d) codewords
related with ____________. (e) None of these
(a) Hardware
(b) Software 88. ____________ is when the computer is
(c) Peripherals turned on and the operating system is loading.
(d) Services (a) Booting
(e) None of these (b) Flashing
(c) Tracking
82. Modern computers are very reliable but (d) Taping
they are not: (e) None of these
(a) Fast
(b) Powerful 89. Which of the following is not a function of
(c) Infallible the control unit ?
(d) Cheap (a) Read instructions
(e) None of these (b) Execute instructions
(c) Interpret instructions
83. Where does a computer add and compare (d) Direct operations
data ? (e) None of these
(a) Hard disk
(b) Floppy disk 70. Hardware devices that are not part of the
(c) CPU chip main computer system and are often added
(d) Memory chip later to the system are ____________.
(e) None of these (a) clip art
(b) highlight
84. The word computer usually refers to the (c) execute
Central Processor Unit plus: (d) peripherals
(a) External memory (e) None of these
(b) Internal memory
71. Computers built in the First Generation of
(c) Input devices
computers were-
(d) Output devices
(a) Transistor
(e) None of these
(b) Electro-mechanical
(c) Electrical
85. What is the name of the screen symbol that
(d) All of the above
shows the placement of the next character ?
(a) Mouse
72. Which number system is usually followed in
(b) Cursor
a typical 32-bit computer ?
(c) Track ball
(a) binary

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(b) decimal
(c) hexadecimal 80. A computer cannot "boot" if it does not
(d) octal have the ____________.
(e) None of these (a) Compiler
(b) Loader
73. The _________ digits are 0 to 9 and A to F (c) Operating System
(a) Decimal (d) assembler
(b) Hexadecimal (e) None of these
(c) Binomial
(d) Trinomial 81. A symbol on the screen that represents a
(e) None of these disk, document or program that you can select
________.
74. What is the term used for a half byte ? (a) keys
(a) bit (b) caps
(b) nibble (c) icon
(c) bug (d) monitor
(d) word (e) None of these
(e) None of these
82. Another word for the CPU is
75. X-MP is Models of : ______________.
(a) Micro Computer (a) microprocessor
(b) Mini Computer (b) execute
(c) Main Frame Computer (c) micro chip
(d) Super Computer (d) decode
(e) None of these (e) None of these

76. Data processing computer built to 83. Which of the following is not an example of
conventional architecture is known as : hardware ?
(a) Super computer (a) Mouse
(b) Mainframe (b) Printer
(c) Micro computer (c) Monitor
(d) Mini computer (d) EXCEL
(e) None of these (e) None of these

77. Computer peripherals do not include: 84. Which part is the "brain" of computer ?
(a) UPS (a) CPU
(b) Speaker (b) Monitor
(c) Microphone (c) RAM
(d) Microwave (d) ROM
(e) None of these (e) None of these

78. A computer consists of : 85. Each digit in Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) is
(a) A central processing unit known as ___________.
(b) A memory (a) Bit
(c) Input & output units (b) Byte
(d) All of the above (c) Nibble
(e) None of these (d) All of the above

79. A reusable CD is labelled as : 86. Different components on the motherboard


(a) R of a PC processor unit are linked together by
(b) W sets of parallel electrical conducting lines. What
(c) HD are these lines called ?
(d) RW (a) Conductors
(e) None of these (b) Buses

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(c) Connectors ____________.


(d) All of the above (a) RAM chip
(e) None of these (b) data input
(c) CPU
87. In analog computer: (d) secondary storage
(a) input is first converted to digital form (e) None of these
(b) input is never converted to digital
form 94. A desktop computer is also known as a
(c) output is displayed in digital form ____________.
(d) All of the above (a) Palm Pilot
(e) None of these (b) PC
(c) laptop
88. The ____________ settings are automatic (d) mainframe
and standard. (e) None of these
(a) icon
(b) default 95. A memory in CPU that holds program
(c) CPU instructions, input data, intermediate results
(d) peripheral and the output information produced during
(e) None of these processing is
(a) Secondary memory
89. Programs or a set of electronic instructions (b) Primary memory
that tell a computer what to do ___________. (c) Tertiary memory
(a) Menu (d) Auxiliary memory
(b) Monitor (e) None of these
(c) Hardware
(d) Software 96. Developing sets of instructions for the
(e) None of these computer to follow and to do the task the same
way as many times as needed is called
90. The part if a computer that coordinates all _____________.
its functions is called its ____________. (a) listing
(a) ROM program (b) sequencing
(b) system board (c) programming
(c) arithmetic logic unit (d) directing
(d) control unit (e) None of these
(e) None of these
97. Where is the disk put in a computer
91. The "desktop" of a computer refers to (a) In the hard drive
___________. (b) In the disk drive
(a) the visible screen (c) Into the CPU
(b) the area around the monitor (d) In the modem
(c) the top of the mouse pad (e) None of these
(d) the inside of a folder
(e) None of these 98. A computer's hard disk is ___________.
(a) an arithmetic and logical unit
92. To access a mainframe or supercomputer, (b) computer system
users often use a ___________. (c) operating system
(a) terminal (d) computer hardware
(b) node (e) None of these
(c) desktop
(d) handheld 99. Every component of your computer is
(e) None of these either
(a) software of CPU/RAM
93. The hardware device commonly referred to (b) hardware or software
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(d) input devices or output devices computer


(e) None of these (d) both B and C
(e) None of these
100. The floppy drive have
(a) Magnetic coating 107. Everything that computer does is
(b) Silver coating controlled by its:
(c) Gold coating (a) RAM
(d) Lead coating (b) ROM
(c) CPU
101. The number system which is not a (d) Storage devices
positional notation system is ______________. (e) None of these
(a) Octal
(b) Roman 108. A computer program consists of:
(c) Decimal (a) System flowchart
(d) Binary (b) Program
(e) None of these (c) Algorithms written in computer's
language
102. One of the thing that separates a (d) Discrete logical steps
"Terminal" from a "PC" is that the terminal does (e) None of these
not have a what ?
(a) Keyboard 109. A computer is a box full of electronic:
(b) Monitor (a) Switching devices
(c) Power cord (b) Chips
(d) CPU (c) Circuits
(e) None of these (d) Registers
(e) None of these
103. The Central Processing Unit (CPU)
constitutes ____________. 110. All deleted files go to ____________.
(a) Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU) only (a) My Computer
(b) Control Unit (CU) only (b) Desktop
(c) Both ALU & CU (c) Recycle Bin
(d) Operational registers, ALU and CU (d) My Documents
(e) None of these (e) None of these

104. Which computer system is mainly used in 111. A screen list of options in a program that
weather forecasting and Disaster control ? tells you what is in that program
(a) Super computer ____________.
(b) Mainframe computer (a) screen
(c) Micro computer (b) icon
(d) Personal computer (c) menu
(e) None of these (d) backup
(e) None of these
105. Which out of the following is the least
expensive computer ? 112. __________ is data that has been
(a) Home computer organized or presented in a meaingful fashion.
(b) Laptop microcomputer (a) A process
(c) Personal computer (b) Storage
(d) Desktop computer (c) Software
(e) None of these (d) Information
(e) None of these
106. A mouse is used as:
(a) a way to entertain children 113. The function of CPU is ____________.
(b) a pointing device (a) to provide external storage of text
(c) an easy way to input information in your (b) to communicate with the operator

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(c) to read, interpret and process the (a) 8,498


information and instruction (b) 19,230
(d) to provide a hard copy (c) 17,468
(e) None of these (d) 13,621
(e) None of these
114. What type of resource is most likely to be
a shared common resource in a computer 121. ASCII Code is a 7 bit code for
network ? (a) letters, numbers and other symbols
(a) keyboards (b) only for letters
(b) speakers (c) only for numbers
(c) floppy disk drives (d) for numbers and letters
(d) printers (e) None of these
(e) None of these
122. How many nbumbers are there in 2 bytes
115. The Central Processing Unit (CPU) consists ?
of ___________. (a) 1011100101101110
(a) Registers and Airthmetic Logic Unit (b) 0.278
(b) Instruction Decoding Circuit (c) 0.002
(c) A control and timing section (d) 2.000
(d) All of the above (e) None of these

116. Future Generation computers will be 123. What is the range of the numbers which
based on ___________. can be stored in an eight bit register ?
(a) Online processing (a) -127 to +127
(b) Artificial intelligence (b) -128 to +128
(c) Time sharing (c) -128 to +127
(d) All of the above (d) -127 to +128
(e) None of these (e) None of these

117. The earliest calculating devices are 124. What is the maximum count that a 6-bit
______________. binary word can represent ?
(a) Abacus (a) 61
(b) Clock (b) 62
(c) Difference Engine (c) 63
(d) All of the above (d) 64
(e) None of these (e) None of these

118. Punched cards were first introduced by


125. What is the excess 3 code ?
_____________.
(a) Cyclic complimenting code
(a) Powers
(b) Cyclic algebraic code
(b) Pascal
(c) Self complimenting code
(c) Jacquard
(d) Self algebraic code
(d) Herman Hollerith
(e) None of these
(e) None of these

126. Where is the use of cyclic code ?


119. Supercomputer were primarily designed
(a) Logic gate
by
(b) Processing data
(a) Seymour Cray
(c) Simultaneous error-correction and
(b) IBM
Brust error detection
(c) Hewlett-Packard
(d) Networking interface
(d) C-DAC
(e) None of these
(e) None of these

127. The personal-computer industry was


120. How many vacuum tubes was used in
started by:
ENIAC ?

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(a) IBM
(b) Apple 134. What is the sign magnitude representation
(c) Compaq of binary number +1101.011?
(d) HCL (a) 101001.1001
(e) None of these (b) 01101.011
(c) 1101.0110
128. From among the following, pick out the (d) 1100.001
item that does not belong to computer: (e) None of these
(a) Mouse
(b) OCR 135. Personal computers are also called:
(c) MICR (a) Desktop computers
(d) Plotter (b) Portable computers
(e) None of these (c) Advanced computers
(d) Palmtop computers
129. Which is not an item of hardware ? (e) None of these
(a) An MP3 file
(b) A keyboard 136. An Integrated Circuit (IC) is:
(c) A disk drive (a) Fabricated on a tiny silicon chip
(d) A monitor (b) A complicated circuit
(e) None of these (c) Much costlier than a single transistor
(d) An integrating device
130. The least powerful computer is (e) None of these
_______________.
(a) Minicomputer 137. With a CD you can ______________.
(b) Microcomputer (a) Read
(c) Mainframe computer (b) Write
(d) All of the above (c) Both A and B
(d) Save a file
131. ENIAC was the computer of (e) None of these
_______________.
(a) first generation 138. Function of ALU is:
(b) second generation (a) To control the execution of instruction
(c) third generation (b) To perform arithmetic and logical
(d) fourth generation operation on data
(e) None of these (c) To store the result in main memory
(d) All of the above
132. EDVAC is ______________________. (e) None of these
(a) Electronic Detected Variable Automatic
Computer 139. What type of computers are client
(b) Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic computers (most of the time) in a client-server
Computer system ?
(c) Electronic Discrete Valuable Automatic (a) Mainframe
Computer (b) Mini-computer
(d) Electronic Developed Valuable (c) Microcomputer
Automatic Computer (d) PDA
(e) None of these (e) None of these

133. Word length of a Personal Computer is 140. A(n) ____________ is a combination of


_____________. hardware and software that facilitates the
(a) 4 bits sharing of information between computing
(b) 8 bits devices.
(c) 32 bits (a) network
(d) All of the above (b) peripheral
(e) None of these (c) expansion board

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(d) digital device (c) Padding


(e) None of these (d) All of the above
(e) None of these
141. A series of instructions that tells a
computer what to do and how to do it is called 147. Which of the following is not used in the
___________. storage phase of a computer-based information
(a) program system?
(b) command (a) Magnetic tape
(c) user response (b) Keyboard
(d) processor (c) Diskette
(e) None of these (d) Hard disk
(e) None of these
142. A CPU contains _____________.
(a) a card reader and a printing device 148. Which of the following is the largest
(b) an analytical engine and a control unit manufacturer of Hard Disk Drives?
(c) a control unit and an arithmetic (a) IBM
logic unit (b) Segate
(d) an arithmetic logic unit and a card (c) Microsoft
reader (d) 3M
(e) None of these (e) None of these

143. The capability of the operating system to 149. What are the most important components
enable two or more than two instructions to to create the memory cell?
execute simultaneously in a single computer (a) Transistor and Register
system by using multiple CPUs is (b) Register and Diode
_______________. (c) Diode and electric cell
(a) Multitasking (d) Transistor and Capacitor
(b) Multiprogramming (e) None of these
(c) Multiprocessing
(d) Multiexecution 150. Which of the following wafer used the
(e) None of these memory cells to etched?
(a) Platinum wafer
144. A(n) ___________ is a program that (b) Gold wafer
makes the computer easier to use. (c) Silicon wafer
(a) utility (d) Germanium wafer
(b) Application (e) None of these
(c) operating system
(d) network 151. Which of the following is not the name of
(e) None of these RAM ?
(a) SRAM
145. In magnetic disks, data is organized on (b) DRAM
the platter in a concentric sets of rings called: (c) RDRAM
(a) Sector (d) All of the above
(b) Track (e) None of the above
(c) Head
(d) Block 152. Different memories can be classified
(e) None of these according to the concept of
(a) Access mode/capacity and cost
146. The process of starting or restarting a (b) Access Time
computer system by loading instruction from a (c) Transfer Rate
secondary storage device into the computer (d) All of the above
memory is called: (e) None of these
(a) Duping
(b) Booting 153. _________ is a semi conductor memory.

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(a) Dynamic (d) Hexagonal


(b) Static (e) None of these
(c) Bubble
(d) Both A & B 160. Which of the following is an example of
(e) None of these non-volatile memory ?
(a) ROM
154. Which type of memory holds only the (b) VLSI
program and data that the CPU is presently (c) LSI
processing? (d) RAM
(a) CMOS (e) None of these
(b) ROM
(c) RAM 161. EPROM consists of:
(d) ASCII (a) bipolar transistors
(e) None of these (b) easily erasable
(c) MOSFETs
155. To find a saved document in the (d) Diodes
computer's memory and bring it up on the (e) None of these
screen to view _______________.
162. A microcomputer has primary memory of
(a) reverse
640K. What is the exact number of bytes
(b) rerun
contained in this memory?
(c) retrieve
(a) 64 * 1000
(d) return
(b) 640 * 100
(e) None of these
(c) 640 * 1024
(d) either B or C
156. If a user needs information instantly
(e) None of these
available to the CPU, it should be stored
_____________.
163. What is the name of the storage device
(a) on a CD
which is used to compensate for the difference
(b) in secondary storage
in rates of flow of data from once device to
(c) in the CPU
another?
(d) in RAM
(a) Cache
(e) None of these
(b) Concentrator
(c) Buffer
157. To what temporary area can you store
(d) I/O device
text and other data, and later paste them to
(e) None of these
another location?
(a) The clipboard
164. The standard size reel of magnetic tape
(b) ROM
is:
(c) CD-ROM
(a) 120 feet in length
(d) The hard disk
(b) 240 feet in length
(e) None of these
(c) 1200 feet in length
(d) 2400 feet in length
158. Where is the disk put to enable the
(e) None of these
computer to read it ?
(a) Disk drive
165. A type of semiconductor memory that
(b) Memory
usually has small capacity but very fast access
(c) CPU
is:
(d) ALU
(a) PROM
(e) None of these
(b) RAM
(c) scratchpad
159. What is the shape of CDs?
(d) ROM
(a) Quadrilateral
(e) None of these
(b) Rectangular
(c) Circular
166. A memory that holds microprograms is:

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(a) core memory


(b) ROM 173. A set of flip flops integrated together is
(c) RAM called _______________.
(d) control memory (a) Counter
(e) None of these (b) Adder
(c) Register
167. How many write cycles are allowed to a (d) All of the above
RAM? (e) None of the above
(a) 1
(b) 10 174. Removable media includes all, exceptu
(c) 100 (a) CD-ROMs
(d) 1000 (b) Disket
(e) None of these (c) DVDs
(d) Hard Disk Drive
168. Which of the following RAM times have to (e) None of these
be refreshed often in order to retain its
contents? 175. Function in Ms-Excel to count number of
(a) SIMM cells.
(b) DIMM (a) COUNTIF
(c) SDMM (b) DIVIF
(d) DSMM (c) SUBIF
(e) None of these (d) EOUNTIF
(e) None of these
169. The contents of information are stored in-
(a) Memory data register 176. Function to find out how much money you
(b) Memory address register will have in the bank in you invest over a fixed
(c) Memory access register period, using a fixed rate of interest.
(d) Memory airthmetic register (a) RS (----)
(e) None of these (b) HP (----)
(c) FV (----)
170. Data (information) is stored in computers (d) ST (----)
as- (e) None of these
(a) Files
(b) Directories 177. Function to find present value of a sum of
(c) Floppies money.
(d) Matter (a) OP (----)
(e) None of these (b) JU (----)
(c) RT (----)
171. Which of the following devices have a (d) PV (----)
limitation that we can only write information on (e) None of these
it but cannot erase or modify it-
(a) Floppy Disk 178. You cannot link Excel worksheet data to a
(b) Hard Disk Word document.
(c) Tape Drive (a) with the right drag method
(d) CDROM (b) with the hyperlink
(e) None of these (c) with the copy and paste special
commands
172. Which technology is used in Compact (d) All of these
disks? (e) None of these
(a) Mechanical
(b) Electrical 179. In Excel, Chart are created using which
(c) Electro Magnetic option?
(d) Laser (a) Chart Wizard
(e) None of these (b) Pivot Table

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(c) Pie Chart (a) 256


(d) Bar Chart (b) 1024
(e) None of these (c) 32,000
(d) 65,535
180. Charts can be of two types. They are (e) None of these
__________ and __________.
(a) Embedded chart, Chart sheet 187. In Excel data can be arranged in a
(b) Embedded chart, Chart area worksheet in a easy to understand manner
(c) Both A & B using.
(d) All of the above (a) Auto formatting
(e) None of these (b) Applying styles
(c) Changing fonts
181. In Excel you can copy cell formats from (d) All of above
one cell to another by using the. (e) None of these
(a) Backspace key
(b) Default font 188. In Excel on an excel sheet the active cell
(c) Format painter is indicated by.
(d) Formatting toolbar (a) A dark wide border
(e) None of these (b) A dotted border
(c) A blinking border
182. In Excel following term describes (d) All of the above
explanatory text attached to a cell. (e) None of these
(a) Call out
(b) Comment 189. Which of the following is the user
(c) Dialog programmed semiconductor memory?
(d) Extension (a) SRAM
(e) None of these (b) DRAM
(c) EPROM
183. In Excel the auto fill feature. (d) All of the above
(a) Extends a sequential series of data (e) None of these
(b) Automatically adds a range of cell values
(c) Applies a boarder around selected cells 190. A name or number used to identify a
(d) All of the above storage location is called:
(e) None of above (a) A byte
(b) A record
184. In Excel which elements of worksheet can (c) An address
be protected from accidental modification? (d) All of these
(a) Contents (e) None of these
(b) Objects
(c) Scenarios 191. Two new types of semiconductor
(d) All of above memories are:
(e) None of these (a) Magentic disks
(b) Charge-coupled devices
185. Right clicking something in Excel. (c) Magnetic bubble memory
(a) Deletes the object (d) Both B and C
(b) Nothing the right mouse button is there (e) None of these
for left handed people
(c) Opens a shortcut menu listing 192. Magnetic tape is used for:
everything you can do to the object (a) Historical storage
(d) Selects the object (b) Computer input
(e) None of these (c) Both A and B
(d) Neither A nor B
186. In Excel worksheet can have a maximum (e) None of these
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193. A storage device where the access time is 120. The memory location address are limited
dependent upon the location of the data is: to-
(a) Random access (a) 00000 to 9ffff(16)
(b) Serial access (b) 00001 to 9ffff(16)
(c) Sequential access (c) 00010 to 9ffff(16)
(d) Transaction access (d) 10000 to 9ffff(16)
(e) None of these (e) None of these

194. The most popular secondary storage 121. DMA stands for _______________.
today is: (a) Direct Memory Access
(a) Magnetic tape (b) Distinct Memory Access
(b) Floppy disk (c) Direct Module Access
(c) Mass storage (d) Direct Memory Allocation
(d) Semiconductor (e) None of these
(e) None of these
122. Where are programs and data kept while
195. How many write cycles are allowed to a the processor is using them?
EEPROM? (a) Main memory
(a) 1 (b) Secondary memory
(b) 10 (c) Disk memory
(c) 100 (d) Program memory
(d) 1000 (e) None of these
(e) None of these
123. Which of the following storage media
196. Which of the following is handy to carry provides sequential access only?
yet can store large amounts of data? (a) Floppy disk
(a) Floppy Disk (b) Magnetic disk
(b) Hard Disk (c) Magnetic tape
(c) CDROM (d) Optical disk
(d) Zip Disk (e) None of these
(e) None of these
124. What is the storage area for email
197. Memory is made up of- messages called?
(a) Set of wires (a) A folder
(b) Set of circuits (b) A directory
(c) Large number of cells (c) A mailbox
(d) All of the above (d) The hard disk
(e) None of these (e) None of these

198. Primary memory stores- 125. The process to divide the disc into tracks
(a) Data and sectors is ____________.
(b) Programs (a) Tracking
(c) Results (b) Formating
(d) All of the above (c) Crashing
(e) None of these (d) Alloting
(e) None of these
199. EPROM can be used for-
(a) Erasing the contents of ROM 126. When sending an e-mail, the ________
(b) Reconstructing the contents of ROM line describes the contents of the message.
(c) Erasing and reconstructing the (a) subject
contents of ROM (b) to
(d) Duplicating ROM (c) contents
(e) None of these (d) cc
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(d) Multiprocess
127. Which one of the following is an email (e) None of these
program?
(a) MS-word 134. Computers on an internet are identified by
(b) Thunderbird (a) e-mail address
(c) Internet Explorer (b) street address
(d) All of the above (c) IP address
(e) None of these (d) All of the above
(e) None of these
128. Which of the following functions has an
email message relay agent? 135. What shows the contents of active cell.
(a) SMTP (a) Name box
(b) SNMP (b) Row heading
(c) S/MINE (c) Formula bar
(d) LDAP (d) Task pan
(e) None of these (e) None of these

129. Which of the following is not related to 136. In a spreadsheet, a _____________ is a


computer video? number you will use in a calculation.
(a) Direct X (a) label
(b) AC-3 (b) cell
(c) GeForce (c) field
(d) Open GL (d) value
(e) None of these (e) None of these

130. Which of the following is not related to e- 137. Which one of the following is associated
mail? with table row in excel programme ?
(a) BCC (a) Words
(b) SPAM (b) Numbers
(c) Pen (c) Names
(d) Pine (d) Formulas
(e) None of these (e) None of these

131. Which of the options given below is not a 138. In Excel All macro keyboard shortcuts
type of live communication? include the _____________ key.
(a) Chat (a) Alt
(b) e-mail (b) Ctrl
(c) Instant messaging (c) F11
(d) IRC (d) Shift
(e) None of these (e) None of these

132. Which of the following is the appropriate 139. Special effect used to introduce slides in a
format of URL of e-mail? presentation are called ___________.
(a) www_mail.com (a) Effect
(b) www@mail.com (b) Custom animation
(c) WWW@mail.com (c) Transition
(d) www.mail.com (d) Animation
(e) None of these (e) None of these

133. Information, a combination of graphics, 140. Each box in a spreadsheet is called a


text, sound, video and animation is called: ______________.
(a) Multiprogramme (a) cell
(b) Multifacet (b) empty space
(c) Multimedia (c) record

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(d) field (a) Edit


(e) None of these (b) Ignore
(c) Ignore all
141. As text, editor are used at the MS-word (d) Change
and ___________ are used in MS-Excel. (e) None of these
(a) work space
(b) work sheet 148. In Excel which of the following is not a
(c) work area worksheet design criterion
(d) All of the above (a) Efficiency
(e) None of these (b) Auditability
(c) Description
142. Which of the following is not a toggle key (d) Clarity
? (e) None of these
(a) Num lock key
(b) Caps lock key 149. In Excel typical worksheet has
(c) Both (A) & (B) _____________ Number of columns
(d) Ctrl key (a) 128
(e) None of these (b) 256
(c) 512
143. One important function of MS-excels over (d) 1024
MS-word is ________________. (e) None of these
(a) Formating numerals
(b) Decimal alignment 150. Which do you press to enter the current
(c) Mathematical calculation date in a cell ?
(d) Font Selection (a) CTRL + ; ( semicolon)
(e) None of these (b) CTRL + SHIFT + ; (colon)
(c) CTRL + F10
144. MS-Excel offers ____________ different (d) CTRL + F11
chart types.
(a) 11 151. How do you print your sides in a handout
(b) 15 that includes lines for notes?
(c) 20 (a) In the print dailog box, select Handouts
(d) 25 and set the number of slides per page to 3
(e) None of these (b) In the print dailog box, select Hand outs
and a number of slides per page , then select
145. In Excel-accounting style shows negative the Include comment pages option.
numbers in __________. (c) IN the print dialog box, Select Notes Pages
(a) Bold instead of Handouts.
(b) Brackets (d) In cannot be done
(c) Parentheses
(d) Quotes 152. Which of these is a quick way to copy
(e) None of these formatting from a selected cell to two other
cells on the same worksheet?
146. Ms-excel record cell addresses in formula (a) Use CTRL to select all three cells, then click
in three different ways, they are __________ the paste Button image button or the Satndard
and mixed. toolbar
(a) Column, Row (b) Copy the selected cell, then select the other
(b) Module, Relative two cells, click style on the format menu, then
(c) Absolute, Module click Modify
(d) Absolute, Relative (c) Click Format painter Button image on
(e) None of these the Formatting toolbar twice, then click in
each cell you want to copy the formatting
147. In Excel which of the following is not an to
option in the spelling dialog box.

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(d) Use Alt to select all three cells, then click


the paste Button image on the standard 158. in Excel Tab scrolling buttons
toolbar. (a) Allow you to view a different worksheet
(b) Allow you to view additional worksheet row
153. How do you prevent emailed word down
documents from always opening in the Reading (c) Allow you to view additional worksheet
Layout?> columns to the right '
(a) From the Tools Menu > options > (d) Allow you to view additional sheet tabs
General Tab> uncheck the 'Allow stating
in Reading Layout'. 159. In Excel paper spreadsheets can have all
(b) From the View Menu > Reading Layout > the same advantages as an electronic
General Tab > Uncheck the 'Allow starting in spreadsheet except which of the following?
Reading layout. (a) Rows and column
(c) From the format Menu > Autoformat> Edit (b) Headings
tab> Uncheck the Use with emailed (c) speed
attachements' (d) None of the above
(d) All the above
160. A program that works like a calculator for
154. If you want that a slide go forward keeping track of money and making budgets
automatically after a stipulated time then click (a) Calculator
on __ __ _ check box in slide group of (b) scholastic
transition in animation tab. (c) keyboard
(a) Transition Timer (d) spreadsheet
(b) Automatically After
(c) Transition After 161.for opening and closing of the file in Excel,
(d) Automatic Timer you can use which bar?
(a)Formatting
155. What happens when you press the ctrl + v (b) Standard
key? (c) Title
(a) A capital V letter is typed into your (d) None of these
document at the cursor point
(b) the selected item is pasted to the 162.
Clpboard In a spreadsheet program the ___ contains
(c) The selected item is pasted from the related worksheet and documents.
Clipboard (a) workbook
(d) The selected drawing objects are distributed (b) column
vertically on the page. (c) cell
(d) formula
156.In Excel you can add a hyperlink to your
worksheet by pressing? 163. What is the correcting errors in a program
(a) Alt + K called?
(b) Ctrl + H (A) compiling
(c) Ctrl + k (b) Debugging
(d) ctrl + shirft + k (c) Grinding
(d) Interpreting
157. The Assistant is _____
(a) an application that allows you to take notes 164.Which one of the following software
and save them in a file application would be the most appropriate for
(b) ab animated character that provides performing numerical and statisitical
help and suggestions calculations?
(c) a button on the standard Toolbar that (a) Database
executes the print command (b) Document processor
(d) a collection of frequently misspelled words (c) Graphics package
in a dictionary file. (d) Spreadsheet

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173. You cannot lick excel worksheet data to a


165. In excel name box word document
(a) Shows the location of the previously active (a) With the right drag method
cell (b) with a hyperlink
(b)Appears to the left to the formula bar (c) with the copy and paste special commands
(c) Appears below the status bar (d) with the copy and paste button on the
(d) Appears below the menu bar standard toolbar

166. Starting letter of the column is 'A' what 174. in Excel -___ is a group of cells that from
would be the end letter? a rectangle on the screen
(a) Z (a) Calculating
(b) VI (b) Formula
(c) XFD (c) Range
(d) IV (d) Range address

167. What location would be described by the 175. In Excel Doucmentation should include
cell E12? (a)Destination and users of the output data
(a) Column E on row 12 (b) source of input data
(b) Column 12 on row E (c/)Information on the purpose of
(c) Column E the workbook
(d) All the above (d) All of the above

168. What is the function of fill handle in MS- 176. Files created with Lotus 1-2-3 have an
Excel ? extension
(a) used to fill data automatically in cell (a) DOC
(b) used to set up entry key directive (b) XLS
(c) used to make numeric entry (c) 123
(d) used to create shortcut key (d) WK 1

170. A spreadsheet is the BEST application for 177. In Excel hoe many characters can be
____ typed in a single cell?
(a) handling simple accounts (a) 256
(b) writing a report which include tables (b) 1024
(c) producing a grid-refernced map (c) 32,000
(d) keeping an inventory of equipment used (d) 65,535

171. In Excel the chart wizard 180. In Excel the following is not a basic step
(a) Can place a chart on a new chart sheet or in creating a worksheet
on any sheet in the workbook (a) Save worksheet
(b) Can only place a chart on new chart (b) Modify the worksheet
sheet (c) Enter text and data
(c) Can only place a chart on a new blank (d) Copy the worksheet
worksheet (d) allow you to view additional sheets
(d) Can only be used to create embedded tabls
charts
181. In Excel to view a cell comment
172. In Excel you can zoom a worksheet (a) Click the edit comment commands on the
(a) with the mouse pointer in print preview Insert menu
(b) with the zoom button on the print preview (b) click the Display comment command on the
toolbar window menu
(c) with the zoom command on the view menu (c) Position the mouse pointer over the cell
(d) All of the above (d) Click the comment command on the view
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b) Two
182. In excel advantage of using a spreadsheet c) One thousand
is d) One million
(a) calculating can be done automatically
(b) changing data automatically updates 190. The binary language consists of
calculations ____________ digit(s).
(c) more flexibility a) 8
(d) all of the above b) 2
c) 1,000
183. In Excel intersection of a row and column d) 1
is called:
(A)Data 191. A byte can hold one ____________ of
(b) a field data.
(c) A cell a) bit
(d) An eqiuation b) binary digit
c) character
184. There are three types of data found in a d) kilobyte
spreadsheet
(a) Data, words, numbers 192. ____________ controls the way in
(b) equations, data numbers which the computer system functions and
(c) words, numbers, lables provides a means by which users can
(d) numbers, formulas, lables interact with the computer.
a) The platform
185. In Excel to save a workbook , you b) The operating system
(a) Click the save button on the standard c) Application software
toolbar form the menu d) The motherboard
(b) press Ctrl + F5
(c) Click save on the windows start button 193. The operating system is the most
(d) Select Edit > save common type of ____________ software.
a) communication
186. In Excel you can edit a cell by b) application
(a) clicking the formula button c) system
(b) Double clicking the cell to edit it in- d) word-processing software
place
(c) Selecting Edit> Edit Cell form the menu 194. ____________ are specially designed
(d) None of above computer chips that reside inside other
devices, such as your car or your
187. In Excel you can activate a cell by electronic thermostat.
(a) Pressing the Tab Key a) Servers
(b) Clicking the cell b) Embedded computers
(c) Pressing an arrow key c) Robotic computers
(d) All of the above d) Mainframes

195. The steps and tasks needed to


188. Which of the following is the correct process data, such as responses to
order of the four major functions of a questions or clicking an icon, are called:
computer? a) instructions
a) Process A Output A Input A Storage b) the operating system
b) Input A Output A Process A Storage c) application software
c) Process A Storage A Input A Output d) the system unit
d) Input A Process A Output A Storage
196. The two broad categories of software
189. ____________ bits equal one byte. are:
a) Eight a) word processing and spreadsheet

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b) transaction and application


c) Windows and Mac OS 204. The first generation computers were
d) system and application characterised by
a. micro processor chips
197. The metal or plastic case that holds b. thermionic valves
all the physical parts of the computer is c. transistors
the: d. integrated circuits
a) system unit
b) CPU 205. RAM is used as a short memory
c) mainframe because it is
d) platform a. volatile
b. has small capacity
198. In half- duplex data transmission c. is very expensive
a. data can be transmitted in one direction only d. is programmable
b. data can be transmitted in both
direction 206. An assembler is a
c. data can be transmitted in both direction a. program
simultaneously b. person who assembles the parts
d. data cannot be transmitted c. symbol
d. language
199. Which access method is used for
obtaining a record from a cassette tape? 207. Which unit decodes information and
a. Direct present to the used
b. Suquential a. ALU
c. Random b. Storage unit
d. parallel c. Output unit
d. Control unit
200. A lever used to control the movement
of a cursor on a video screen is 208. Main storage is also called
a. keyboard a. accumulator
b. toystick b. control unit
c. light pen c. register unit
d. plotter d. memory

201. In synchronous transmission data 209. Which device uses much less
from various users computer time than the light pen and gives
a. require header resolutions equal to that of the CRT
b. do not require header display?
c. sometimes require header a. Mouse
d. All of these b. Touch tablet
c. Touch panel
202. A half byte is know is d. Data tablet
a. data
b. bit 210. ___________ is a set of computer
c. half bye programs used on a computer to help
d. nibble perform tasks.
a) An instruction
203. A monitor looks like a TV set but it b) Software
does not c) Memory
a. receive TV signals d) A processor
b. give a clear picture
c. gie a steady picture 211. System software is the set of
d. display graphics programs that enables your computers
hardware devices and ____________

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software to work together. access to computers and the Internet and


a) Management those without this access is known as the:
b) Processing a) Digital divide
c) Utility b) Internet divide
d) Application c) Web divide
d) Broadband divide
212. The PC (Personal Computer) and the
Apple Macintosh are examples of two 219. ____________ is the science
different: revolving around the use of nano
a) Platforms structures to build devices on an
b) Applications extremely small scale.
c) Programs a) Nanotechnology
d) Storage devices b) Micro-technology
c) Computer forensics
213. Apple Macintoshes (Macs) and PCs d) Artificial intelligence
use different ____________ to process
data and different operating systems. 210. The first committee namely
a) Languages _________ gave its recommendations
b) Methods during the computerization in banking.
c) CPUs a) Dharamlingam Committee
d) Storage devices b) Dr. C. Rangarajan Committee
c) Kumarmanglam Committee
214. Servers are computers that provide d) Kothari Committee
resources to other computers connected to e) None of these
a:
a) Network
b) Mainframe 211. One of the early coding systems,
c) Supercomputer based on the idea of converting each digit
d) Client of a decimal number into its binary
equivalent rather than converting the
215. Smaller and less expensive PC-based entire decimal value into a pure binary
servers are replacing ____________ in form is _________ .
many businesses. a) ASCII code
a) Supercomputers b) ASCII-8
b) Clients c) BCD
c) Laptops d) All of the above
d) Mainframes e) None of these

216. ____________ are specially designed 212. Java is referred to as a(n)


computers that perform complex __________ .
calculations extremely rapidly. a) complex language
a) Servers b) hardware device driver
b) Supercomputers c) low-level language
c) Laptops d) high-level language
d) Mainframes e) programming mid-level language

217. DSL is an example of a(n) 213. Packet transmission is related to


____________ connection. ________ .
a) Network a) Application layer
b) Wireless b) Transport layer
c) Slow c) Data link layer
d) Broadband d) Network layer
e) None of these
218. The difference between people with

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ranges from 1 to 100 nanometers.


214. Black box testing something called a) Nanoscience
________ . b) Microelectrodes
a) Loop testing c) Computer forensics
b) Behavioral testing d) Artificial intelligence
c) Data flow testing
d) Graph based testing 221. Surgeons can perform delicate
e) None of these operations by manipulating devices
through computers instead of manually.
215. Which gate is known as Universal This technology is known as:
gate? a) robotics
a) AND gate b) computer forensics
b) NAND gate c) simulation
c) NOT gate d) forecasting
d) XOR gate
e) None of these 222. All of the following are examples of
real security and privacy risks EXCEPT:
216. A scripting language similar to HTML a) hackers
and which runs only on a browser is b) spam
_________. c) viruses
a) Java Script d) identity theft
b) FORTRAN
c) BASIC 223. A process known as ____________ is
d) FOXPRO used by large retailers to study trends.
e) None of these a) data mining
b) data selection
217. Which key combination is used to c) POS
minimize all open windows and displays in d) data conversion
the screen?
a) Alt + M 224. ____________terminals (formerly
b) Shift + M known as cash registers) are often
c) Windows Key + D connected to complex inventory and sales
d) Ctrl + D computer systems.
e) Alt + D a) Data
b) Point-of-sale (POS)
218. Computer based record keeping c) Sales
system is known as ________ . d) Query
a) CRKS- Computerized Record Keeping System
b) DMS- Data Management System 225. The ability to recover and read
c) DBMS- Data Base Management System deleted or damaged files from a
d) All of these criminals computer is an example of a
e) None of these law enforcement specialty called:
a) robotics
219. A digital gate can respond to an input b) simulation.
signal in _______ . c) computer forensics
a) About a second d) animation
b) About a hundredth of a second
c) A few millisecond 226. Technology no longer protected by
d) A few billionth of a sec copyright, available to everyone, is
e) None of these considered to be:
a) proprietary
b) open
220. ____________ is the study of c) experimental
molecules and structures whose size d) in the public domain

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227. A(n) ____________ system is a 234. All of the following are examples of
small, wireless handheld computer that input devices EXCEPT a:
scans an items tag and pulls up the a) scanner
current price (and any special offers) as b) mouse
you shop. c) keyboard
a) PSS d) printer
b) POS
c) inventory 235. Which of the following is an example
d) data mining of an input device?
a) scanner
228. ____________ tags, when placed on b) speaker
an animal, can be used to record and track c) CD
in a database all of the animal movements. d) printer
a) POS 236. All of the following are examples of
b) RFID storage devices EXCEPT:
c) PPS a) hard disk drives
d) GPS b) printers
c) floppy disk drives
229. Which of the following is NOT one of d) CD drives
the four major data processing functions
of a computer? 237. The ____________, also called the
a) gathering data brains of the computer, is responsible for
b) processing data into information processing data.
c) analyzing the data or information a) motherboard
d) storing the data or information b) memory
c) RAM
230. A ____________ is approximately d) central processing unit (CPU)
one billion bytes.
a) kilobyte 238. The CPU and memory are located on
b) bit the:
c) gigabyte a) expansion board
d) megabyte b) motherboard
c) storage device
231. A ____________ is approximately a d) output device
million bytes.
a) gigabyte 239. Word processing, spreadsheet, and
b) kilobyte photo-editing are examples of:
c) megabyte a) application software
d) terabyte b) system software
c) operating system software
232. ____________ is any part of the d) platform software
computer that you can physically touch.
a) Hardware 240. ____________ is the science that
b) A device attempts to produce machines that display
c) A peripheral the same type of intelligence that humans
d) An application do.
a) Nanoscience
233. The components that process data b) Nanotechnology
are located in the: c) Simulation
a) input devices d) Artificial intelligence (AI)
b) output devices
c) system unit 241. The term bit is short for:
d) storage component a) megabyte

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b) binary language
c) binary digit 249. In the binary language each letter of
d) binary number the alphabet, each number and each
special character is made up of a unique
242. A string of eight 0s and 1s is called a: combination of:
a) megabyte a) eight bytes
b) byte b) eight kilobytes
c) kilobyte c) eight characters
d) gigabyte d) eight bits

243. ____________ is data that has been


organized or presented in a meaningful 250. A series of instructions that tells a
fashion. computer what to do and how to do it is
a) A process called a _________.
b) Software a) program
c) Storage b) processor
d) Information c) command
d) user response
244. The name for the way that computers e) None of these
manipulate data into information is called:
a) programming 251. The Internet is an example of a
b) processing ________.
c) storing a) Cell switched network
d) organizing b) Circuit switched network
c) Packet switched network
245. Computers gather data, which means d) All of these
that they allow users to ____________ e) None of these
data.
a) present 252. The file that is linked with an e-mail
b) input and sent to the receiver of the e-mail is
c) output referred to as ____________.
d) store a) Annexure
246. After a picture has been taken with a b) Attachment
digital camera and processed c) appendage
appropriately, the actual print of the d) add-on
picture is considered: e) Article
a) data
b) output 253. ADSL is the abbreviation of
c) input _____________.
d) the process a) Asymmetric Dual System Line
b) Asymmetric Dual Subscriber Line
247. Computers use the ____________ c) Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
language to process data. d) Asymmetric Digital System Line
a) processing e) None of these
b) kilobyte
c) binary 254. If you change Windows 98 operating
d) representational system to Windows XP, you _______.
a) Shortlist
248. Computers process data into b) Push up
information by working exclusively with: c) Patch
a) multimedia d) Upgrade
b) words e) Pull down
c) characters
d) numbers

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255. A proxy server is used for which of computer, such as a printer or scanner, its
the following ? _________ must be installed before the
a) To provide security against unauthorized device can be used.
users a) buffer
b) To provide TCP/IP b) driver
c) To process client requests for database c) pager
access d) server
d) To process client requests for Web e) None of these
pages
e) None of these 262. Cyberspace is being governed by a
system of law and regulation called?
256. A term used to describe a) Civil Law
interconnected computer configuration is b) Criminal Law
a) Micro program sequence c) Electronic Law
b) Modulation d) Cyber Law
c) Multiprocessing e) Cyber Authority
d) Multiprogramming
e) None of these 263. The software that allows users to
surf the Internet is called a/an
257. A Web _________ consists of one or a) Search engine
more Web pages located on a Web server. b) Internet Service Provider (ISP)
a) hub c) Multimedia application
b) site d) Browser
c) story e) None of these
d) template
e) None of these 264. A tuple is a
a) column of a table
258. Which of the following layers of the b) two-dimensional table
OSI model are included in the lower c) row of a table
layers? d) key of a table
a) Application, Session, Presentation e) None of these
b) Physical, Transport, Data Link, Network
c) Data link, Physical, Network 265. The method of file organization in
d) Session, Data Link, Physical which data records in a file are arranged in
e) None of these a specified order according to a key field is
known as the
259. A compiler translates higher level a) Direct access method
programs into a machine language b) Queuing method
program, which is called c) Predetermined method
_______________ . d) Sequential access method
a) source code e) None of these
b) object code
c) compiled code 266. Which of the following is a popular
d) beta code programming language for developing
e) None of these multimedia web pages, websites, and web-
based applications?
260. OCR stands for __________ . a) COBOL
a) Optical Character Recognition b) Java
b) Optical CPU Recognition c) BASIC
c) Optimal Character Rendering d) Assembler
d) Other Character Restoration e) None of these
e) None of these
267. Compiling creates a(n) ________ .
261. If a new device is attached to a a) program specification

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b) algorithm
c) executable program 274. The OSI model is divided
d) subroutine into_________ processes called layers.
e) None of these a) six
b) five
268. A CD-RW disk c) seven
a) has a faster access than an internal disk d) eight
b) is a form of optical disk, so it can only be e) None of these
written once
c) holds less data than a floppy disk 275. _______________ refers to the letter
d) can be erased and rewritten and number of the intersecting column and
e) None of these row.
a) Cell address
269. In Excel, ________ contains one or b) Cell position
more worksheets. c) Cell location
a) Template d) Cell column
b) Workbook e) Cell row
c) Active cell
d) Label 276. ___________ applications refers to
e) None of these those applications in which text, sound,
graphics, motion video and animation are
all combined.
270. Linux is a (n) _________ operating a) Videography
system. b) Multimedia
a) Open-source c) Animation
b) Microsoft d) Flash
c) Windows e) None of these
d) Mac
e) None of these 277. Alerts are mostly appear in
_________.
271. In a ring topology, the computer in a) Dialog Box
possession of the________ can transmit b) Combo Box
data. c) Check Box
a) packet d) All of these
b) data e) None of these
c) access method
d) token 278. To insert a new slide in a
e) None of these presentation, press ___________ .
272. __________ is a primary key that a) Ctrl+N
also appears in another file. b) Ctrl+M
1) Physical key c) Ctrl+S
2) Primary key d) Ctrl+O
3) Foreign key e) Ctrl+F
4) Logical key
5) None of these 279. Which of these language uses both
interpreter and compiler?
273. Which key is used to indent a a) CASIC
paragraph in MS-Word? b) COBOL
a) Alt c) Java
b) Tab d) C++
c) Ctrl e) All of these
d) Esc
e) Shift

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280. To analyze an atomic statement, a database


logic called ________ logic is used. c) Make it of uniform size
a) Propositional d) Allow addition of data
b) Predicate e) None of these
c) Boolean
d) All of these 287. What is the Full Form of RPC?
e) None of these a) Remotely Process Communication
b) Routine Procedure Call
281. Computer read which type code? c) Remote Processing Call
a) Character d) Remote Procedure Call
b) English letter e) None of these
c) Binary code
d) Integer 288. Which of the following is a language
e) None of these translation software?
a) Loader
282. In recent years, people can approach b) Linker
government department or offices through c) Assembler
internet the mechanism is known d) Compiler
as__________. e) None of these
a) Internet Government
b) E-Governance 289. What is the difference between a CD-
c) Web Government meeting ROM and a CD-RW?
d) All of the above a) A CD-ROM holds more information than a
e) None of these CD-RW
b) A CD-RW can be written to, but a CD-
283. Bing is a(n)________. ROM can only be read from
a) Software c) A CD-ROM can be written to and a CD-RW
b) Search engine cannot
c) Antivirus d) They are the same -just two different terms
d) Hardware used by different manufacturers
e) None of these e) None of these

284. The altering of data so that it is not 290. VIRUS stands for __________.
usable unless the changes are undone is a) Vital Information Recourse Under System
_______. b) Vital Information Resource Under Seize
a) Compression c) Vital Information Resource Under Secure
b) Biometrics d) Vital Information Recourse Under System
c) Encryption e) None of these
d) Ergonomics
e) None of these 291. What kind of server converts IP
addresses to domain names?
285. Code uses 7 bits to represent a a) RTP
character in ___________. b) UTP
a) EBDIIC c) MNS
b) EBCDIC d) DNS
c) ANSI e) None of these
d) BCD
e) ASCII 292. To print to find an individual item in a
file immediately __________.
286. Normalization is a process of a) Esc+P
restructuring a relation to_________. b) Alt+P
a) Maximize duplication of data to ensure c) Ctrl+P
reliability in d) Shift+P
b) Minimize duplication of data in a e) None of these

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c) Traditional system development life


293. Which of the following is not a cycle
function of the control unit? d) All of these
a) Direct operations e) None of these
b) Interpret instructions
c) Execute instructions
d) Read instructions 300. Changing an existing document is
e) None of these called ________ the document.
a) creating
294. Coaxial cables are widely used on b) deleting
which of the following network? c) editing
a) Mobile networks d) adjusting
b) Broadband networks e) None of these
c) Cable TV networks
d) Telephone networks
e) None of these 301. Duplication of data is known
as_________.
295. Which among the following is the a) Data Repentance
Extension of MS Access? b) Data Redundancy
a) .txt c) Data Inconsistency
b) .xls d) Data base
c) .doc e) None of these
d).accdb and .mdb
e) None of these 302. The database language that allows
you to access or maintain data in a
296. Which protocol provides e-mail database:
facility among different hosts? a) DCL
a) TELNET b) DML
b) SMTP c) DDL
c) FTP d) DKL
d) SNMP e) None of these
e) None of these
303. Which option enables automatic
297. What happens when operating updates in destination documents?
system is loaded in RAM? a) Embedding
a) Copying b) Objects
b) Re-booting c) Links
c) Booting d) Relationships
d) Scanning e) None of these
e) None of these
304. Which type of template provides a
298. Which of the following is used by the design concept, fonts & colour scheme for
browser to connect to the location of the presentation?
Internet resources? a) Format
a) WWW b) Design
b) URL c) Content
c) HTML d) Normal
d) XML e) None of these
e) None of these
305. The two basic types of record access
299. Effective system requirement analysis methods are _______ and __________.
is required for___________. a) sequential, random
a) Joint Application Design (JAD) b) direct, immediate
b) Reverse engineering c) sequential, indexed

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d) on-line, real-time d) primary storage


e) None of these e) None of these

306. In MS Word by default setting of Line 313. You can ________ a search by
spacing is? providing more info the search engine can
a) 1 use to select a smaller, more useful set of
b) 1.15 results.
c) 1.5 a) refine
d) 2 b) expand
e) 2.5 c) load
307. What technology of memory is Cache d) query
RAM usually? e) slowdown
a) DRAM
b) SRAM 314. The contents of _______ are lost
c) Flash when the computer turns off.
d) EEROM a) storage
e) ESRAM b) input
c) output
308. Fire wire is usually used for: d) memory
a) Connecting to the internet e) None of these
b) Downloading Digital Camera pictures
c) Connecting to the printer 315. The _______ enables you to
d) Interfacing to a Digital Camcorder simultaneously keep multiple Web pages
e) All of the above open in one browser window.
a) tab box
309. Short-cut key for page break in MS b) pop-up helper
Word? c) tab row
a) Ctrl+Enter d) address bar
b) Ctrl+B e) Esc key
c) Alt+Enter
d) Alt+B 316. A DVD is an example of a(n)
e) None of these. a) hard disk
b) optical disc
310. Help menu is available at which c) output device
button? d) solid-state storage device
a) End e) None of these
b) Start
c) Task Manager 317. The basic unit of a worksheet into
d) Restart which you enter data in Excel is called a
e) Help Button a) tab
b) cell
311. You can keep your personal c) box
files/folders in d) range
a) My folder e) None of these
b) My Documents
c) My Files 318. In Excel ________allows users to
d) My Text bring together copies of workbooks that
e) None of these other users have worked on
independently.
312. When you save to this, your data will a) Copying
remain when the computer is turned off. b) Merging
a) RAM c) Pasting
b) motherboard d) Compiling
c) secondary storage device e) None of these

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a) clock speed
319. If you want to connect to your own b) a processing cycle
computer through the Internet from c) CPU speed
another location, you can use d) access time
a) e-mail e) None of these
b) FTP
c) instant message 336. ________ controls the way in which
d) Telnet the computer system functions and
e) None of these provides a means by which users can
interact with the computer.
320. For selecting or highlighting, which of a) The platform
the following is generally used? b) The operating system
a) Icon c) Application software
b) Keyboard d) The motherboard
c) Mouse e) None of these
d) Floppy Disk
e) None of these 337. ________ is the process of dividing
the disk into tracks and sectors.
321. Which device is used to access your a) Tracking
computer by other computer or for talking b) Formatting
over phone? c) Crashing
a) RAM d) Allotting
b) CD-ROM Drive e) None of these
c) Modem
d) Hard Drive 338. A modem
e) None of these a) translates analog signals from a computer
into digital signals that can travel along
322. Which type of memory is closely conventional
related to processor? telephone lines.
a) Main Memory b) translates digital signals from a
b) Secondary Memory computer into analog signals that can
c) Disk Memory travel along conventional
d) Tape Memory c) demodulates digital signals from a computer.
e) None of these d) modulates signals from an analog telephone
line.
333. Information that comes from an e) None of these
external source and is fed into computer
software is called 339. What is the best way to have a data
a) Input and the slide number appear on every
b) Output slide?
c) Throughput a) Choose Tools, Header and Footer, click Slide
d) Reports tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
e) None of these b) Choose Insert, Header and Footer, click
Slide tab, select the desired options, click
334. A computers hard disk is Apply to All
a) an arithmetic and logical unit c) Choose View, Header and Footer, click Slide
b) computer software tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
c) operating system d) Choose File, Header and Footer, click Slide
d) computer hardware tab, select the desired options, click Apply to All
e) None of these e) None of these

335. The time it takes a device to locate 340. All the following are examples of real
data and instructions and make them security and privacy risks except
available to the CPU is known as a) hackers

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b) spam a) icons
c) viruses b) screen
d) identity theft c) keys
e) None of these d) menu
e) None of these
341. A(n) ________ system is a small,
wireless handheld computer that scans 347. Which is not an item of hardware?
items, tags and pulls up the current price a) An MP3 file
(and any special offer) as you shop. b) A keyboard
a) PSS c) A disk drive
b) POS d) A monitor
c) Inventory e) None of these
d) Data mining
e) None of these 348. You click at B to make the text
a) italics
342. Which of the following is NOT one of b) underlined
the four major data processing functions c) italics and underlined
of a computer? d) bold
a) Gathering data e) None of these
b) Processing data into information
c) Analysing the data or information 349. ________ is the process of finding
d) Storing the data or information errors in software code.
e) None of these a) Debugging
b) Compiling
343. A proxy server is used for which of c) Interpreting
the following? d) Testing
a) To provide security against e) None of these
unauthorised users
b) To process client requests for Web pages 350. Which of the following is a permanent
c) To process client requests for database memory?
access a) SRAM
d) To provide TCP/IP b) DRAM
e) None of these c) ROM
d) All the above
344. All the logical and mathematical e) None of these
calculations done by the computer happen
in/on the 351.What type of port sends data one bit
a) system board at a time?
b) central control unit a) Serial
c) central processing unit b) Parallel
d) mother board c) USB
e) memory d) FireWire
e) None of these
345. A ________ contains buttons and
menus that provide quick access to 352. The power-saving mode that allows
commonly used commands. the computer to restart by simply pressing
a) menu bar a key on the
b) tool bar keyboard is called
c) window a) standby
d) find b) warm boot
e) None of these c) power management
d) cold boot
346. Letters, numbers and symbols found e) None of these
on a keyboard are

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353. Retail employees typically use e) None of these


_______ terminals to process sales
transactions. 359. Which is the best view for
a) sales processing representing your thoughts as a
b) transaction point presentation on a computer?
c) automatic teller a) Outline view
d) point of sale b) Notes page view
e) None of these c) Slide sorter view
d) Slide view
354. The process of ________ involves e) None of these
automated study of consumers buying
patterns is order to support marketing, 360. In physical layer, which of the
inventory replenishment and pricing following devices is not applicable?
decisions. a) Repeater
a) transaction processing b) Hub
b) data mining c) Bridge
c) simulation d) Switch
d) information processing e) None of these
e) None of these
361. In multitasking
355. The engineering discipline that a) we can use only one CPU.
involves construction of computing devices b) we follow singleuser concept.
of the size of a molecule is called c) we follow multiuser concept.
a) nanotechnology d) Both (a) and (b)
b) molecular processing e) Both (a) and (c)
c) silicon grafting
d) nanoscience 362. _________ is frequently used to
e) None of these import videos to a computer.
a) Software
356. The prefix that stands for "billionth" b) Firewire
is c) Firmware
a) giga d) Optical wire
b) tera e) None of these
c) nano
d) peta 363. In a Word document, _______ bar
e) None of these gives the information about the page
number, number of pages etc.
357. Programs that automatically submit a) Tool
your search request to several search b) Menu
engines simultaneously are called c) Task
a) Metasearch engines d) Title
b) Webcrawlers e) Status
c) Spiders
d) Hits 364. Alternate key is considered as a part
e) None of these of ______ key.
a) Primary
358. Graphical diagrams are used to b) Foreign
represent multiple perspectives of a c) Candidate
system which include d) Composite
a) use-case, class and state diagrams e) Super
b) state, interaction and derivative diagrams
c) interaction, relationship and class diagrams 365. In OSI model, the job of dialogue
d) deployment, relationship and use-case control and token management is
diagrams performed by _______ layer.

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a) Presentation d) clients
b) Network e) None of these
c) Session
d) Transport 372. DSL is an example of a(n) _______
e) Datalink connection.
a) network
366. The process of moving from main b) wireless
memory to disk is called c) slow
a) Caching d) None of these
b) Swapping e) broadband
c) Spooling
d) Transferring 373. A term used to describe
e) Scheduling interconnected computer configuration is
a) Micro program sequence
367. Which of the following is an absolute b) Modulation
cell reference? c) Multiprocessing
a) !A!1 d) Multi-programming
b) $A$1 e) None of these
c) #A#1
d) A1 374. What is required when more than one
e) _A_1 person uses a central computer at the
same time?
368. In Baudot code, how many number of a) Light pen
bits per symbol are used? b) Mouse
a) seven c) Terminal
b) five d) Digitizer
c) six e) None of these
d) eight
e) two 375. Multi user systems provided cost
savings for small business because they
369. The name of a file in MS Word cannot use a Single Processing Unit to link several
contain a) Personal computers
a) Letter b) Dumb terminals
b) Space c) Workstations
c) Number d) Mainframes
d) Underscore e) None of these
e) None of these
376. A dumb terminal has
370. ________ terminals (formerly known a) an embedded microprocessor
as cash registers) are often connected to b) extensive memory
complex inventory and sales computer c) independent processing capability
systems. d) a keyboard and screen
a) Point-of-sale (POS) e) None of these
b) Data
c) Sales 377. What is the full form of USB as used
d) Query in computer related activities?
e) None of these a) Universal Serial Bus
b) Ultra Serial Block
371. Smaller and less expensive PC-based c) United Service Block
servers are replacing _______ in many d) Universal Security Block
businesses. e) None of these
a) supercomputers
b) mainframes 378. A device that connects to a network
c) laptops without the use of cables is said to be-

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a) distributed c) gateway
b) open source d) router
c) centralized e) None of these
d) wireless
e) None of these 385. Personal computers can be connected
together to form a
379. A _______ is a collection of a) server
computers and device connected together. b) supercomputer
a) network c) enterprise
b) memory card d) network
c) protocol e) None of these
d) central processing unit
e) None of these 386. A button that makes character either
upper or lower case and numbers the
380. Multiplexing involves ______ path symbols is
and _______ channel. a) monitor
a) one, one b) shift key
b) multiple, one c) icon
c) one, multiple d) mouse
d) multiple, multiple e) None of these
e) none of these
387. Which of the following computers is
381. Which one amongst them is not an not considered as a portable computer?
inter network ? a) Notebook computer
a) LAN b) Laptop
b) WAN c) Mini computer
c) MAN d) PDA
d) All are internet works e) Tablet
e) None of these
388. Preparing a magnetic disk for data
382. A proxy server is used for which of storage is called
the following ? a) debugging
a) To provide security against unauthorized b) formatting
users c) booting
b) To provide TCP/IP d) commissioning
c) To process client requests for database e) compiling
access
d) To process client requests for Web 389. A register that contains the result of
pages an operation is called a(n)
e) None of these a) action register
b) program counter
383. The ability to easily add additional c) accumulator
users means that a network is d) stack pointer
a) secure e) data register
b) dedicated
c) decentralized 390. Third-generation language is
d) scalable a) machine language
e) None of these b) assembly language
c) high-level language
384. If you wish to extend the length of d) middle-level language
the network without having the signal e) low-level language
degrade, you would use a
a) repeater 391. ATM cells comprise how many bytes?
b) switch a) 53 bytes

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b) 57 bytes d) Graphics
c) 45 bytes e) Animations
d) 48 bytes
e) None of these 398. Step-by-step instructions that run the
computer are
392. The device used to carry digital data a) CPUs
on analog lines is called b) Programs
a) modem c) Solutions
b) multiplexer d) Hardware
c) modulator e) Documents
d) demodulator
e) None 399. The process of writing computer
instructions in a programming language is
393. Dumb terminals have terminals and known as
a) mouse a) Processing
b) speakers b) Algorithm
c) keyboard c) Coding
d) mouse or speakers d) File
e) None of these e) Instructioning

394. The portion of the CPU that 400. Which of the following refers to too
coordinates the activities of all other much electricity and may cause a voltage
computer components is the surge?
a) motherboard a) Shock
b) coordination board b) Anomaly
c) control unit c) Splash
d) arithmetic logic unit d) Spike
e) None of these e) Virus

395. Which is a secondary memory device? 401. Rules for exchanging data between
a) Mouse computers are called
b) Floppy disk a) procedures
c) Scanner b) protocol
d) CPU c) hyperlink
e) ALU d) programs
e) hyper-actions
396. Which of the following is possible
with open architecture? 402. Which of the following is used to
a) A minimum of six new devices to be added write Web pages?
to a computer a) URL
b) Hot swapping of devices b) HTML
c) Users to upgrade and add new devices c) HTTP
as they come on the market d) FTP
d) All hardware, input, and output devices to be e) Telnet
located in one efficient box
e) A minimum of four new devices to be added 403. ________ is the most
to a computer important/powerful computer in a typical
network.
397. ________ are special visual and a) Network client
sound effects contained in a presentation b) Desktop
graphics file. c) Network switch
a) Attractions d) Network station
b) Simulations e) Network server
c) Animatronics

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404. Raw, unprocessed facts, including b) Line Printer


text, numbers, images, and sounds, are c) Computer Console
called d) Card Reader
a) applets e) None of these
b) data
c) metaware 411. Which of the following circuit is used
d) items as a Memory device in computers?
e) java a) Rectifier
b) Flip-Flop
405. The primary job of an operating c) Comparator
system is to manage- d) Attenuator
a) Commands e) None of these
b) Users
c) Programmes 412. _____________ is a device that
d) Resources connect two LAN or two segment of the
e) Process same LAN.
a) Bridges
406. What is Cache RAM? b) Switches
a) Extra memory used for overflow from your c) Routers
Hard Disk d) Hubs
b) A place to store secret information like e) None of these
passwords
c) It's the same as your Hard Disk Drive 413. Microsofts SQL server is the fasted
d) Fast memory used for data that is growing ____________?
accessed often a) Enterprise
b) Server
407. Fire wire is same as: c) Network server
a) IEEE 1394 d) DBMS
b) 56K Modem e) None of these
c) Roadrunner 414. ______________ is a collection of
d) DVD data that is organized so that its contents
e) All of the above can easily be accessed manage and
updated.
408. What are the limitations of the local a) Data warehouse
user account? b) Data mining
a) Their passwords cannot be synchronized c) Database
b) They cannot be used to access resources d) Data dictionary
across domains e) None of these
c) They do not support the interactive logon
process 415. Arranging of data in a logical
d) All of the above sequence is knows as ____________.
e) None of these a) Classifying
b) Searching
409. Which of the following are objects in c) Sorting
an access data base? d) Reproducing
a) Table, Form e) None of these
b) Queries, Reports
c) Macros, Modules 416. While working with MS-Dos which
d) All the above command transfers a specific file from one
e) None of these disk to another?
a) Copy
410. The computer device primarily used b) Disk copy
to provide hard copy is the: c) Time
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e) None of these e) None of these

417. ____________ controls the way in 423. To navigate to a new web page for
which the computer system functions and which you know the URL, type that URL in
provides a means by which users can the browser's _______ and press Enter.
interact with the computer. a) Address bar
a) The platform b) Domain bar
b) The operating system c) Address button
c) Application software d) Name button
d) The motherboard e) None of these
e) None of these
424. The CPU, also called the
418. The operating system is the most _________when talking about PCs, does
common type of ____________ software. the vast majority of the processing for a
a) communication computer.
b) application a) Macroprocessor
c) system b) RAM
d) word-processing software c) Memory system
e) None of these d) Microprocessor
e) None of these
419. ____________ are specially designed
computer chips that reside inside other 425. What is the difference between a CD-
devices, such as your car or your ROM and a CD-RW ?
electronic thermostat. a) They are the same-just two different
a) Servers terms used by different manufacturers
b) Embedded computers b) A CD-ROM can be written to and a CD-RW
c) Robotic computers cannot
d) Mainframes c) A CD-RW can be written to, but a CD-ROM
e) None of these can only be read from
d) A CD-ROM holds more information than a
420. The steps and tasks needed to CD-RW
process data, such as responses to e) None of the above
questions or clicking an icon, are called:
a) instructions. 426. What is the term for how words will
b) the operating system. appear on a page?
c) application software a) Text formatting
d) the system unit. b) Character formatting
e) None of these c) Point size
d) Typeface
421. Fifth generation computer is also e) None of these
known as
a) Knowledge information processing 427. The process of a computer receiving
system information from a server on the Internet
b) Very large scale integration (VLSI) is known as
c) Small scale integration a) pulling
d) Both 1 & 2 b) pushing
e) None of these c) downloading
d) transferring
422. The computer that process both e) None of these
analog and digital is called
a) Analog computer 428. Office LANs that are spread
b) Digital computer geographically apart on a large scale can
c) Hybrid computer be connected using a corporate
d) Mainframe computer a) CAN

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b) LAN 435. The system unit of a personal


c) DAN computer typically contains all of the
d) WAN following except:
e) TAN a) Serial interface
b) Disk controller
429. What is correcting errors in a c) Microprocessor
program called? d) Modem
a) Interpreting e) None of these
b) Translating
c) Debugging 436. A computer program that converts an
d) Compiling entire program into machine language is
e) None of these called a/an
a) Simulator
430. The output quality of a printer is b) Interpreter
measured by- c) Compiler
a) Dots printed per unit tune d) Commander
b) Dot per sq. Inch e) None of these
c) Dot per inch
d) All of above 437. All of the following are examples of
e) None of these real security and privacy risks except-
a) Viruses
431. In analog computer b) Spam
a) Output is displayed in digital form c) Hackers
b) Input is never converted to digital form d) Identify theft
c) Input is first converted to digital form e) None of these
d) All of above
e) None of these 438. _________ are specially designed
computer chips reside inside other
432. In latest generation computers, the devices, such as your car or your
instructions are executed: electronic thermostat.
a) Sequentially only a) Mainframes
b) Parallel only b) Embedded computers
c) Both sequentially and parallel c) Robotic computers
d) All of above d) Servers
e) None of these e) None of these

433. Who designed the first electronic 439. The operating system creates
computer ENIAC? ________ from the physical Computer.
a) Joseph M. Jacquard a) Virtual device
b) Van-Neumann b) Virtual computers
c) J. Presper Eckert and John W Mauchly c) Virtual space
d) All of above d) All of the above
e) None of these e) None of these

434. Who invented the high level language 440. A Person who designs program,
C? operate and maintain computer equipment
a) Dennis M. Ritchie refers to-
b) Donald Kunth a) System Analyst
c) Seymour Papert b) Programmer
d) Niklaus Writh c) People-ware
e) None of these d) Console-operator
e) None of these

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441. Which of the following is an example c) CPU


of connectivity? d) Mouse
a) CD e) None of these
b) Floppy disk
c) Internet 448. Granting an outside organization
d) Data access to internet web pages is often
e) Power cord implemented using a(n)-
a) Internet
442. Human beings are referred to as b) Intranet
Homosapinens, which device is called c) Extranet
Sillico Sapiens? d) Wirenet
a) Monitor e) None of these
b) Hardware
c) Computer 449. What is meant by a dedicated
d) Robot computer?
e) None of these a) Which is used by one person only
b) Which is meant for application software
443. An error in software or hardware is c) Which uses one kind of software
called a bug. What is the alternative d) Which is assigned one and only one task
computer jargon for it? e) None of these
a) Leech
b) Glitch 450. A popular way to learn through
c) Slug computers without ever going to a
d) Squid classroom is called
e) None of these a) i-learning
b) isolated learning
444. Modern Computer are very reliable c) e-learning
but they are not d) close learning
a) Infallible e) None of these
b) Powerful
c) Fast 451. The _______________ settings are
d) Cheap automatic and standard.
e) None of these a) default
b) CPU
445. Most Advanced form of ROM is- c) peripheral
a) PROM d) user-friendly
b) EEPROM e) None of these
c) EPROM
d) Cache Memory 452. The life span of a CD-ROM is
e) None of these a) approximately one year
b) approximately two years
446. Laptops was invented by- c) approximately five years
a) Dennis Ritchie d) approximately twenty-five years
b) Adam Osborne e) None of these
c) Donald Kunth
d) Charles Babbage 453. The physical components of a
e) Blaise Pascal computer system is called
a) Software
447. Personal computers use a number of b) Hardware
chips mounted on a main circuit board. c) ALU
What is the common name for such d) Control Unit
boards? e) None of these
a) Monitor
b) Motherboard

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454. A device that is connected to the e) None of these


motherboard is called
a) an external device 461. A set of pre-coded instructions
b) an adjunct device executed by a computer is called
c) a peripheral device a) program
d) a ribbon cable b) software
e) None of these c) hardware
d) action
455. The output which is made up of e) None of these
pictures, sounds, and video is called
a) COM 462. The ______________enables your
b) hard copy computer to connect to other computers.
c) graphics a) Network Interface Card
d) multimedia b) ALU
e) None of these c) Video card
456. The first step in the transaction d) Sound Card
processing cycle is e) None of these
a) database operations
b) audit 463. The segment in which business
c) data entry directly sells to the end consumer is called
d) user inquiry a) G2G
e) None of these b) P2P
c) C2B
457. In Oracle, what is the default number d) B2C
of transactions that MAXTRANS is set to if e) None of these
not specified?
a) 512 464. When you open Internet, the first
b) 10 page is referred to as
c) 40 a) first page
d) 255 b) home page
e) None of these c) master page
d) intro page
458. A typical slide in a slide presentation e) None of these
would not include
a) photo images, charts and graphs 465. HTML programming uses
b) graphs and clip art a) tags
c) clip art and audio clips b) tables
d) content templates c) pictures
e) None of these d) numbers
e) None of these
459. By default, your documents print in
______________ mode. 466. All of the following storage media
a) Landscape have Read and Write capabilities except
b) portrait a) hard disk drives
c) page setup b) floppy disks
d) print view c) flash memory cards
e) None of these d) CD-ROMs
e) None of these
460. The instructions to a computer are
given in _____________ language. 467. Java is a
a) machine a) machine code
b) codes b) spreadsheet
c) assembly c) database
d) compiler d) high-level language

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e) None of these
475. LAN system is a(n)
468. Which of the following is the most a) Obsolete system
suitable programming language for b) Single-user system
scientific purpose? c) Local area network
a) COBOL d) Multiuser system
b) BASIC
c) FORTRAN 476. Which of the following is essential for
d) Power Point using a computer effectively
e) None of these a) System software
b) Utility software
469. A major upgrade or revision of c) Command software
software is reflected in the use of d) Executive software
a) special symbols
b) decimal numbers 477. RAM is a(n)
c) version letters a) Unaffordable memory
d) whole numbers b) Removable memory
e) None of these c) Temporary memory
d) Permanent memory
470. Flash Drives plug into a(n)
a) Serial port 478. Which of the following is not a
b) USB port document file in a word processor?
c) Drive bay a) Letter
d) Serial bay b) Memo
c) COBOL program
471. _________ is the most commonly d) Report
used input device of a computer.
a) Webcam 479. In order to have your computer play
b) Keyboard music you need
c) Microphone a) A sound card and speakers
d) Scanner b) Only external speakers
c) Nothing more than the internal speaker
472. UNIX is a(n) __________operating d) A CD-ROM drive
system.
a) Outdated 480. If you press _________, the cell in
b) Multi-user MS-Excel accepts your typing as its
c) Parallel user contents?
d) Single user a) Tab
b) Enter
473. __________ is data that has been c) Ctrl+Enter
organised or presented in a meaningful d) Alt+Enter
fashion. e) None of these
a) Information
b) Wisdom 481. The standard protocol of the Internet
c) Storage is ____________.
d) Software a) Flash
b) Java
474. An extremely fast computer that can c) HTML
perform hundreds of billions of d) TCP/IP
instructions is a e) None of these
a) PDA
b) Minicomputer 482. Which of the following is not a
c) Supercomputer modifier key?
d) Workstation a) Caps lock

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b) Ctrl 489. What is the name of the program that


c) Alt controls the computer?
d) Shift a) The File Manager
e) None of these b) An Application Program
c) A Browser
483. What are the two essential parts of d) The Operating System
the computer? e) The Compiler
a) Keyboard & Mouse
b) Printer & Screen 490. Computers manipulate data in many
c) Hardware & Software ways, and this manipulation is called
d) Monitor & Keyboard a) upgrading
e) None of these b) utilizing
c) batching
484. Mouse is a ______________. d) processing
a) output device e) downloading
b) browser
c) software 491. Creating a ______ means making a
d) input device duplicate copy of important files so that
e) None of these when a problem occurs, you can restore
those files using the copy.
485. A computer on a network that access a) mirror
resources provided by another computer b) backup
called c) printout
a) A computer d) hotspot
b) A Server e) hot file
c) A Brewers
d) A Beta test and Beker call 492. The main system board of a computer
e) None of these is called the
a) motherboard
486. Which of the following has the b) integrated circuit (IC)
smallest storage capacity? c) processor
a) zip disk d) microchip
b) hard disk e) drive board
c) data cartridge
d) floppy disk 493. Peripheral devices such as printers
e) CD and monitors are considered to be
a) source code
487. Which of the following is not a b) software
computer language? c) data
a) High Level Language d) information
b) Medium Level Language e) hardware
c) Low Level Language
d) Machine Language 494. In a computer, most of the processing
e) None of these takes place in
a) RAM
488. Which type of memory gets lost when b) Memory
you switch off? c) Motherboard
a) RAM d) CPU
b) ROM e) ALU
c) Cache
d) Dynamic 495. The parts of a computer system that
e) Static can be touched are collectively called as
a) Cable
b) Software

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c) Modem 502. An error in a computer program is


d) Memory called ____________ .
e) Hardware a) Crash
b) Power failure
496. A collection of programmes which c) Virus
determines and controls how your d) Bug
computer system works and process e) Bugger
information is called
a) Interpreter 503. BIT stands for -
b) Computer a) Binary Information Unit
c) Operating system b) Binary language
d) Compiler c) Megabyte
e) Office d) Binary Number
e) Binary Digit
497. Which of the following is equal to
1,048,576 byte (approx. one million byte)? 504. A tape drive offers _________ access
a) Megabyte to data.
b) Gigabyte a) sporadic
c) Memory b) timely
d) Byte c) sequential
e) Kilobyte d) random
e) disastrous
498. A hard disk drive is considered as a
________ storage. 505. How many values can be represented
a) flash by a single byte?
b) temporary a) 4
c) non volalite b) 512
d) non-permanent c) 64
e) None of these d) 16
e) 256
499. A permanent memory is called
a) RAM 506. A device which can be connected to a
b) LCD network without using cable is called
c) CPU ____________ .
d) ROM a) Centralised device
e) ALU b) Distributed device
c) Open-source device
500.Personal computers can be connected d) Without code device
together to form a _______________ . e) Wireless device
a) super computer
b) server 507. The name given to a document by its
c) enterprise user is called ____________.
d) network a) Data
e) None of these b) Program
c) Record
501. Name of the round shining portable d) File name
disk which can store large amount of e) File type
information and softwares.
a) Floppy disk 508. The data on floppy disks are recorded
b) CD-ROM in rings called ____________ .
c) Scanner a) rounders
d) Monitor b) ringers
e) Laptop c) tracks
d) sectors

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e) circles d) Mesh Network


e) None of these
509. All the components of a computer are
either ________ or _________. 516. A Winchester disk is a
a) software, CPU/RAM a) Flexible disk
b) application software, system software b) Disk stack
c) hardware, software c) Removable disk
d) input device, output device d) Non-removable disk
e) input, output e) None of these

510. A computer consists of 517. Which of the following is the fastest?


a) a central processing unit a) CPU
b) a memory unit b) Sensors, mechanical controllers
c) Input and output units c) Video terminals
d) all of the above d) Magnetic disks and tapes
e) None of these e) None of these

511. Which of the following memories is 518. A collection of wires that connects
capable of operating at electronic speed? data is
a) Magnetic disks a) Bus
b) Magnetic tapes b) Link
c) Magnetic drum c) Cables
d) Semiconductor memory d) Bidirectional wires
e) None of these e) None of these

512. One thousand Bytes represent a 519. Example of non-numerical data is


a) Megabyte a) Employee name
b) Kilobyte b) Bank balance
c) Gigabyte None c) Examination score
d) None d) Payroll data
e) None of these e) None of these

513. Moving process from main memory to 520. What is full form of SMPS?
disks is called a) Storage Mode Power Shortage
a) Swapping b) Simple Mode Power Supply
b) Scheduling c) Switch Mode Power Supply
c) Caching d) Storage Mode Power Supply
d) Spooling e) None of these
e) None of these
521. One Mega Byte is equal to
514. Sending a file from your PCs primary a) 1024 Giga Bits
memory or disk to another computer is b) 1024 Kilo Bytes
called c) 1024 Bits
a) Downloading d) 1024 Bytes
b) Uploading e) None of these
c) Logging on
d) Tracing on 522. What is full form of CMOS?
e) None of these a) Complementary Metal Oxygen
Semiconductor
515. A central computer surrounded by b) Complementary Metal Oscillator
one or more satellite computers is called a Semiconductor
a) Star Network c) Complementary Metal Oxide
b) Ring Network Semiconductor
c) Bus Network d) Content Metal Oxide Semiconductor

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e) None of these b) Malware


c) Virus
523. Which among following is secondary d) Hub
storage device? e) None of these
a) Hard Disk
b) Semi-Conductor 530. What is backup?
c) Diode a) Adding more components to your network
d) RAM b) Protecting data by copying it from the
e) None of these original source to a different destination
c) Accessing data on tape
524. Second generation of computers d) Filtering old data from the new data
consist of which of following? e) Using earlier data
a) Vacuum Tubes
b) VLSI Microprocessor 531. The legal right to use software based
c) Transistors on specific restrictions is granted via
d) Diodes a___________ .
e) None of these a) software privacy policy
b) software license
525. The result of computer processing of c) software log
your input is called d) software password manager
a) output e) None of these
b) data
c) multi-tasking 532. What is an e-mail attachment?
d) tracking a) A receipt sent by the recipient.
e) None of these b) A separate document from another
program sent along with an e-mail.
526. Which of the following is the c) A malicious parasite that feeds on your
equipment which holds the screen of a messages and destroys and contents
computer? d) A friend to whom e-mail is sent regularly
a) Video e) A list of CC or BCC recipients
b) Desktop
c) Modem 533. Which of the following is the type of
d) Monitor software that controls the internal
e) Scanner operations in the computer and controls
how the computer works with all its parts?
527. Which of the following is usually a) Application software
connected to a computer with the help of a b) Public domain software
cable? c) Shareware
a) Icon d) Operating system software
b) Virus e) None of these
c) Database
d) Pixel 534. When data changes in multiple lists
e) Peripheral devices and all lists are not updated, this causes
___________.
528. Which among following is not an a) information overload
input device? b) data redundancy
a) Mouse c) data consistency
b) Scanner d) duplicate data
c) Keyboard e) data inconsistency
d) Printer
e) None of these 535. What is the main folder on a storage
device called?
529. Which among following is odd one? a) Root directory
a) Spyware b) Device driver

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c) interface they are downloading.


d) Platform a) dragging
e) Main directory b) flashing
c) streaming
536. To view information on the Web you d) pulling
must have a _________. e) None of these
a) cable modem
b) Web browser 543. Which of the following is not a
c) hypertext viewer protocol?
d) domain name server a) HTML
e) None of these b) FTP
c) TCP/IP
537. A file is often referred to as a d) http
a) pane e) None of these
b) document
c) wizard 544. Compilers are the software
d) device a) used as interpreters
e) documentation b) for printing hard copies
c) used for translation
538. To protect yourself from computer d) designed for customers
hacker intrusions you should install a e) None of these
a) firewall
b) macro 545. Software of computer means
c) mailer a) interface between operator and machine
d) script b) printed output
e) None of these c) magnetic disk
d) printing device
539. What type of computers are client e) None of these
computers (most of the time) in a client-
server system? 546. Which of the following Languages is
a) Mainframe used with an interpreter?
b) Microcomputer a) PASCAL
c) Mini-computer b) BASIC
d) PDA c) COBOL
e) None of these d) FORTRAN
e) None of these
540. DOS is a(n)
a) multi-user operating system 547. DSL is an example of a(n)
b) multi-user and multi-programming system ____________connection.
c) open source operating system a) slow
d) single-user operating system b) broadband
e) None of these c) slow network
d) wireless
541. Which of the following is a wildcard e) None of these
that stands in the place of a series of
letters? 548. The source program is written in
a) --- a) object program
b) # b) high-level language
c) % c) binary code
d) * d) assembly language
e) None of these e) None of these

542. _________ is the process whereby 549. .xls, .doc and .pptx are examples of
media files such as a video start playing as a) protocols

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b) domains b) Scanners
c) databases c) OCR
d) extensions d) Bar codes
e) None of these e) None of these

550. A device that connects to a network 557. Which of the following refers to a
without the use of cables is said to be small, single-site network?
a) distributed a) CPU
b) centralized b) USB
c) open source c) RAM
d) wireless d) LAN
e) None of these e) None of these

551. The name a user assigns to a 558. A set of instructions telling the
document is called a computer what to do is called
a) filename a) Mentor
b) program b) Instructor
c) record c) Compiler
d) data d) Program
e) None of these e) None of these

552. Information on a computer is stored 559. X.21 protocol consists of


as a) Physical and frame layers
a) analog data b) Frame and packet layers
b) watts data c) Physical, frame and packet layers
c) modern data d) Only Physical layers
d) digital data e) None of these
e) None of these
560. What happens when you boot up a
553. For seeing the output, you use PC?
a) Monitor a) Portions of the operating system are
b) Keyboard copied from disk into memory.
c) Scanner b) Portions of the operating system are
d) Mouse compiled.
e) None of these c) Portions of the operating system are copied
from memory onto disk.
554. CDs are of which shape? d) Portions of the operating system are
a) Square emulated.
b) Round e) The PC gets switched off.
c) Hexagonal
d) Rectangular 561. Linux is an example of
e) None of these a) freeware
b) shareware
555. Ctrl, Shift and Alt are called c) open source software
_________ keys. d) complimentary
a) Modifier e) None of these
b) Adjustment
c) Function 562. Which of the following software
d) Alphanumeric applications would be the most
e) None of these appropriate for performing numerical and
statistical calculations?
556. The pattern of printed lines on most a) Database
products are called b) Spreadsheet
a) Prices c) Graphics package

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d) Document processor 569. Compiling creates a(n)


e) Power Point a) subroutine
b) program specification
563. A ___________ is used to read hand c) error-free program
written or printed text to make a digital d) algorithm
image that is stored in memory. e) executable program
a) printer
b) laser beam 570. Expansion cards are inserted into
c) scanner a) slots
d) touchpad b) the CPU
e) None of these c) peripheral devices
d) the back of the computer
564. You organise files by storing them in e) None of these
a) indexes
b) folders 571. A device that connects to a network
c) archives without the use of cable is said to be
d) lists a) open source
e) None of these b) non-wired
c) centralized
565. A ____________ is pre-designed d) distributed
document that already has coordinating e) wireless
fonts, a layout, and a background.
a) guide 572. A complete electronic circuit with
b) model transistors and other electronic
c) ruler components on a small silicon chip is
d) template called a(n)
e) design-plate a) CPU
b) workstation
566. What is the default file extension for c) magnetic disk
all Word documents? d) integrated circuit
a) WRD e) complex circuit
b) TXT
c) DOC 573. Junk e-mail is also called
d) FIL a) spoof
e) WD b) crap
c) sniffer script
567. Removing and replacing devices d) spool
without turning off your computer is e) spam
referred to as
a) USB swapping 574. A program designed to destroy data
b) Plug-n-Play on your computer which can travel to
c) Bay swap "infect" other computers is called a
d) Hot swapping a) infector
e) None of these b) torpedo
c) hurricane
568. Specialised programs that assist d) virus
users in locating information on the Web e) disease
are called.
a) locator engines 575. ________________ shows the files,
b) information engines folders, and drives on your computer,
c) web browsers making it easy to navigate from one
d) resource locators location to another within the file
e) search engines hierarchy.
a) Windows Explorer

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b) Microsoft Internet Explorer d) Status bar


c) My Computer e) None of the above
d) Folders Manager
e) Windows Locator 582. After a picture has been taken with a
digital camera and processed
576. The _______________ manual tells appropriately, the actual print of the
you how to use a software program. picture is considered:
a) documentation a) data
b) technical b) output
c) user c) input
d) programming d) the process
e) designer e) None of these

577. A collection of interrelated records is 583. The __________ enables you to


called a simultaneously keep multiple Web pages
a) spreadsheet open in one browser window.
b) management information system a) tab box
c) database b) pop - up helper
d) utility file c) tab row
e) datasheet d) address bar
e) Esc Key
578. Which of the following is non-impact
printer? 584. The ability of an OS to run more than
a) Chain printer one application at a time is called
b) Line printer _____________ .
c) Drum printer a) Multitasking
d) Laser printer b) Object Oriented Programming
e) None of these c) Multi-use Computing
d) Time sharing
579. The components that process data e) None of these
are located in the _________________ .
a) output devices 585. Networking such as LAN, MAN started
b) input devices from:
c) system unit a) First generation
d) storage component b) Second generation
e) None of these c) Third generation
d) Fourth generation
580. ________ cells involve creating e) None of these
single cells by combining two or more
selected cells. 586. You can use the __________ bar to
a) Formatting type URL and display a Web page, or type
b) Merging a keyword to display a list of related Web
c) Embedding pages.
d) Splitting a) Menu
e) None of these b) Title
c) Search
d) Web
581. Which of the following displays e) Address
programs that are currently running? A
single click on one of the program icons 587. A computer program that converts
will bring the Windows up. assembly language to machine language is
a) Menu bar ______________ .
b) Task bar a) Compiler
c) Title bar b) Interpreter

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c) Assembler 594. _________ is the most


d) Comparator important/powerful computer in a typical
e) None of the above network.
a) Desktop
588. Which access method is used for b) Network client
obtaining a record from a cassette tape? c) Network server
a) Direct d) Bank
b) Sequential e) None of these
c) Random
d) All of the above 595. A(n) ______ appearing on a web
e) None of the above page opens another document when
clicked .
589. Which part interprets program a) anchor
instructions and initiate control b) URL
operations? c) hyperlink
a) Input d) reference
b) Storage unit e) None of these
c) Logic unit
d) Control unit 596. Junk e-mail is also called _______.
e) None of the above a) spoof
b) spam
590. A keyboard is _________ device. c) spill
a) black d) sniffer script
b) input e) None of these
c) output
d) word Process 597. To save an existing file with new
e) None of these name at a new location we should us
_______ command.
591. Who is known as father of Artificial a) Save
Intelligence? b) Save and replace
a) John McCarthy c) Save as
b) Vint Cerf d) New file
c) Dennis Ritchie e) None of these
d) James Gosling
e) None of these 598. In processing cheques, which of the
following PO techniques have Indian
592. Which of the following is not a banks traditionally followed?
storage device? a) VRT
a) Monitor b) OMR
b) CD c) OCR
c) Hard disk d) Barcode
d) Floppy Disk e) MICR
e) DVD
599. _________is collection of web pages
593. The CPU comprises of Control, and _______ is the very first page that we
Memory and ________ units. see on opening of a website.
a) Microprocessor a) Home page, Web-page
b) Arithmetic/Logic b) Web-site, Home-page
c) Output c) Login page, Home-page
d) ROM d) Web-page, Web-site
e) None of these e) None of these

600. What is the full form of DFD?


a) Data Flow Document

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b) Data File Diagram 607. What is the Short cut key for line
c) Data Flow Diagram break?
d) Data Flow Drawing a) CTRL + Enter
e) None of these b) Alt + Enter
c) Shift + Enter
601. In MS-Word, an efficient way to move d) Space + Enter
the 3rd paragraph to place it after the 5th e) None of these
paragraph is ___________.
a) copy and paste 608. A light sensitive device that converts
b) copy and cut drawing, printed text or other image into
c) cut, copy and paste digital form is ___________.
d) cut and paste a) Keyboard
e) None of these b) Plotter
c) Scanner
602. Which of the following companies d) OMR
developed MS office? e) None of these
a) Microsoft
b) Novell 609. Portrait is a ____________.
c) Corel a) A font style
d) Lotus b) Paper Size
e) None of these c) Page Layout
603. A device operating at the physical d) Page Orientation
layer is called a ___________. e) None of these
a) Bridge
b) Router 610. ________ is not a web browser.
c) Repeater a) Netscape
d) All of the above b) Mozilla
e) None of these c) Internet Explorer
d) Chrome
604. Which of the following is not a e) Telnet
network?
a) Local area network 611. A _______is a major database object
b) Wide area network used to display information in a printable
c) Optical fiber page format.
d) All are networks a) form
e) None of these b) query
c) report
605. In case of MS-access, the rows of d) table
table correspond to _________. e) None of these
a) Field
b) Records 612. IDE stands for __________.
c) Reports a) Integrate Disk Error
d) Files b) Input Data Error
e) None of these c) Integrated Development Environment
d) Integrated Disk Environment
606. Holding the mouse button down while e) None of these
moving an object or text is known as
_________. 613. Which of the following command is
a) Moving used to rename the file or folder?
b) Dragging a) F3
c) Dropping b) F4
d) Highlighting c) F2
e) None of these d) F7
e) None of these

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b) Server
614. The ________ enables your computer c) Compiler
to connect to other computers. d) Interpreter
a) video card e) OS
b) sound card
c) network interface card 621. What is the full form of UTP?
d) controller card a) Unshielded Twisted Pair
e) None of these b) Universal Transmission Path
c) User Time Precision
615. What menu is selected to save or d) Unified Transmission Protocol
save as _________. e) Uniplexed Time Protocol
a) Tools
b) File 622. Which of the following is an input
c) Format device?
d) Edit a) Monitor
e) None of these b) Speaker
c) Printer
616. A(n) _________ is text that you want d) Keyboard
printed at the bottom of the page? e) Plotter
a) header
b) endnote 623. Which of the followings is not a
c) footnote storage device?
d) footer a) A CD
e) None of these b) A DVD
c) A floppy disk
617. Which of the following is not an d) A printer
operating system? e) A Hard disk
a) DOS
b) MS-Access 624. Which of the following uses a
c) Linux handheld operating system?
d) Windows a) A supercomputer
e) None of these b) A personal computer
c) A laptop
618. To move to the beginning of a line of d) A mainframe
text, press ______ key. e) A PDA
a) Home
b) Ctrl 625. A place that a user can create to store
c) Space files.
d) Enter a) cursor
e) None of these b) text
c) folder
619. Microsoft Office Word creates a d) boot
________for you when you press ENTER e) None of these
or the SPACEBAR after you type the
address of an existing Web page. 626. The __________ tells the computer
a) word how to use its components?
b) hyperlink a) Utility
c) Bookmark b) Network
d) Document c) Application Program
e) None of these d) Operating system
e) None of these
620. Which of the following is an example
of hardware?
a) Assembler

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627. Which of the following is an


acceptable way to shut down the 633. Which of the following is not an input
computer? device?
a) Select the 'Shut down ' option from a a) OCR
menu b) Optical scanners
b) turn the computer off at the power point c) Voice recognition device
c) press the reset button d) COM (Computer Output to Microfilm)
d) pull the power cord from the back of the e) None of these
computer
e) None of these 634. Internet Explorer is a ___________.
a) Web Browser
628. Which of the following is not a b) Graphing Package
computer programming language? c) News Reader
a) Windows 10 d) Any person browsing the net
b) Pascal e) None of these
c) BASIC
d) COBOL 635. USB in data cables stands
e) None of these for__________.
a) Unicode smart Bus
629. A repair for a known software bug, b) Universal structural Bus
usually available at no charge on the c) Unicode Serial Bus
internet, is called a(n) ________. d) Universal Serial Bus
a) version e) None of these
b) patch
c) tutorial 636. You must install a (n)
d) FAQ _____________ on a network if you want
e) None of these to share a broadband Internet connection.
a) router
630. The computer size was very large in b) modem
_____________. c) node
a) First Generation d) cable
b) Second Generation e) None of these
c) Third Generation
d) Fourth Generation 637. Which of the following can be used to
e) None of these select the entire document?
a) Ctrl+A
631. Which of the following code used in b) Alt+F5
present day computing was developed by c) Shift+A
IBM Corporation? d) Ctrl+K
a) ASCII e) Ctrl+H
b) Hollerith Code
c) EBCDIC Code 638. To reload a web page, press the
d) Baudot Code ________ button.
e) None of these a) Redo
b) Reload
632. In the binary language each letter of c) Restore
the alphabet, each number and each d) Ctrl
special-character is made up of a unique e) Refresh
combination of _______.
a) eight bytes 639. Which is not a font style?
b) eight kilobytes a) Bold
c) eight characters b) Superscript
d) eight bits c) Italic
e) None of these d) Regular

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e) None of these d) Digital computer


e) None of these
640. Which of the following programming
languages is associated with Artificial 647. Fax machines are used to send
Intelligence? documents through a _________ .
a) B a) Telephone line
b) A++ b) Modems
c) C++ c) Co-axial wire
d) PROLOG d) All of these
e) None of these e) None of these

641. On color monitor each pixel is 648. What kind of server converts IP
composed of ________. addresses to domain names?
a) two mini dots a) DNS
b) five mini dots b) MNS
c) six mini dots c) UTP
d) three mini dots d) RTP
e) None of these e) None of these
642. AltaVista is a(n)_______.
a) Software 649. Programs such as Mozilla Firefox that
b) Search engine serve as navigable windows into the Web
c) Hardware are called________.
d) Antivirus a) Internet
e) None of these b) Data card
c) Web browsers
643. _______ and ________ is/are mostly d) RAM
used input device. e) None of these
a) Keyboard, mouse
b) Scanner, Monitor 650. ALU is
c) Digital camera, printer a) Access Logic Unit
d) Microphone ups b) Arithmetic Logic Unit
e) None of these c) Array Logic Unit
d) Artificial Logic Unit
644. You click at I to make the text e) None of these
________.
a) Italics 651. _________ is used in second
b) Underlined generation computer.
c) Italics and under lined a) Transistors
d) Bold b) Vacuum tubes
e) None of these c) Microprocessor
d) Integrated circuit
645. Correcting errors in a program is e) None of these
called _________.
a) Interpreting 652. Name the first general purpose
b) Translating electronic computer.
c) Debugging a) EDVAC
d) Compiling b) ADVAC
e) None of these c) UNIVAC
d) IBM-PC
646. Which of the following is the fastest e) None of these
type of computer?
a) Mini computer 653. The group of data and operations
b) Mainframe computer together are known as
c) Supercomputer a) Object

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b) Function b) user
c) Class c) technical
d) Structure d) programming
e) None of these e) None of these

654. The first microprocessor was 661. What disk is used to cold-boot a PC?
developed in 1971 by a) Setup disk
a) Intel b) System disk
b) Apple c) program disk
c) NASA d) Diagnostic disk
d) Gigabite e) None of these
e) None of these
662. Which of the following cannot be part
655. Conversion of analog waves to a of an email address?
digital format called a) Period (.)
a) Echo b) At sign (@)
b) Sampling c) Space ()
c) Frequency d) Underscore (_)
d) Sound forge e) None of these
e) None of these
663. A DVD is an example of a(n)
656. FORTRAN was introduced in the year a) hard disk
a) 1945 b) optical disc
b) 1947 c) output device
c) 1950 d) solid-state storage device
d) 1957 e) None of these
e) None of these
664. Approximately how many bytes make
657. _______is the father of punched one Megabyte?
card. a) One Thousand
a) Charles Babbage b) Ten Thousand
b) Blasie Pascal c) One Hundred
c) Joanthan Lva d) One Million
d) Herman Hollerith e) None of these
e) None of these 665. The box that contains the central
electronic components of the computer is
658. What is called the starting up on the
operating system? a) motherboard
a) Starting b) system unit
b) Entering c) Peripheral
c) Booting d) input device
d) Formatting e) None of these
e) None of these
666. Three types of compact disks include
659. We can repeat narration by pressing CD-ROM, CD-R and
a) Ctrl + R a) CD-W
b) Alt + R b) CD-RW
c) Shift + R c) CD-RAM
d) Alt + Shift + R d) CD-DVD
e) None of these e) None of these

660. The __________ manual tells you 667. The _________ controls a clients
how to use a software program. computer resources.
a) documentation a) application program

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b) instruction set a) Alt + Delete


c) operating system b) Shift
d) server application c) Esc
e) None of these d) Delete
e) Backspace
668. To reload a Web page, press the
_________ button. 675. A web address is also called a
a) Redo __________.
b) Reload a) LRU
c) Restore b) URL
d) Refresh c) LUR
e) None of these d) ULR
e) None of these
669.What kind of scheme is the HTTP
protocol? 676. A VLAN equals to _________.
a) get/put a) Router
b) store/forward b) Subnet
c) search/return c) Firewall
d) request/response d) Host/Client ID
e) None of these e) WAN

670. When your computer stops working 677. The first PC virus was developed in
suddenly, it is referred to as a _______. a) 1982
a) crash b) 1984
b) die c) 1986
c) death d) 1987
d) penalty e) None of these
e) None of these
678. What is the best definition of a
671. C++ belongs to which category of compiler?
Programming Language? a) A compiler is a utility that copies a program
a) Procedural from disk into memory and begins its
b) Modular execution.
c) Object Oriented b) A compiler is a program that converts
d) Structured all the source code into object code.
e) None of these c) A compiler is used to detect logical errors in
a program by allowing the programmer to trace
672. Capital letters on a keyboard are the code line by line.
referred to as _________. d) A compiler is a utility that links a
a) Caps lock key programmer's source code to operating system
b) Grownups utilities prior to execution.
c) Big guys e) None of these
d) Lower case letters
e) None of these 679. Which file creates a perfect
reproduction of the original images?
673. The group of data and operations a) DOCX
together are known as b) XLSX
a) Object c) GIF
b) Function d) JPEG
c) Class e) None of these
d) Structure
e) None of these 680. Which of the following is READ-only
674. Which of the following keys is used to disc?
delete characters to the left of the cursor? a) DVD-R

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b) DVD-ROM
c) DVD-RW 687. Desktop and personal computers are
d) CD-R also Known as
e) None of these a) Microcomputers
b) Mainframes
681. Which of the following is not a c) Supercomputers
computer language? d) Servers
a) High level Language e) None of these
b) Machine Language
c) Low Level Language 688. A(n) __________ contains
d) Medium Level Language commands that can be selected
e) None of these a) Pointer
b) menu
682. Something which has easily- c) icon
understood instructions is said to be d) button
a) user-friendly e) None of these
b) information
c) word processing 689. The term bit is short for
d) icon a) megabyte
e) None of these b) binary digit
c) binary number
683. The input device to be used to get a d) binary language
printed diagram into a computer is the e) None of these
a) Printer
b) Mouse 690. Dynamic Adhoc Wireless Networks
c) Keyboard (DAWN) usually come under ________?
d) Scanner a) 2G
e) None of these b) 5G
c) 4G
684. What type of device is a computer d) 3G
mouse? e) None of these
a) Storage 691. How many layers are in Open
b) Output Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model?
c) Input a) Seven
d) Software b) Six
e) None of these c) Four
d) Five
685.Which of the following is a network e) Eight
accessible only by the organisations
members? 692. _________ is a networking device
a) LAN that forwards data packets between
b) Internet computer networks.
c) Extranet a) Hub
d) Intranet b) Repeater
e) None of these c) Switch
d) Router
686. The physical component of a e) Modem
computer that we can see and touch is
called 693. Consider the following:
a) Hardware i. C++
b) Software ii. C
c) Storage iii. COBOL
d) input/output Which among the above is/ are High-Level
e) None of these Languages (HLL)?

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a) Only i
b) Both i & ii 700. The Standard Protocol of the Internet
c) All i, ii & iii is ________ .
d) Both ii & iii a) TCP/IP
e) Both i & iii b) HTML
c) Flash
694. Which is used to return to the first d) HTTP
slide during the Slide-Show? e) None of these
a) Ctrl + 1
b) Shift + 1 + Enter 701. Which of the following represents the
c) Ctrl + 1 + Enter fastest data transmission speed?
d) 1 + Enter a) Kbps
e) Shift + 1 b) Mbps
c) Gbps
695. HTTP port number_______. d) bps
a) 80 e) None of these
b) 123
c) 25 702. Hub is Associated with ________
d) 125 network.
e) None of these a) Ring
b) Star
696. Electronic funds transfer is the c) Mesh
exchange of money ________. d) Tree
a) From one place to another e) None of these
b) From one account to another
c) From one bank to another 703. The primary editing view, where you
d) All the above write and design your slides is known
e) None of these as__________ .
a) Normal View
697. Which of the following is the latest b) Notes Page View
version of Windows? c) Slide Master View
a) Windows 98 d) Notes Master View
b) Windows XP e) None of these
c) Windows 2000
d) Windows 10 704. A website is a collection of
e) None of these _________ .
a) graphics
698. ____________ is the science that b) programs
attempts to produce machines that display c) web pages
the same type of intelligence that humans d) tabs
do. e) None of these
a) Nano science
b) Nanotechnology 705. Which of the following is used by the
c) Simulation browsers to connect to the location of the
d) Artificial intelligence Internet resources?
e) None of these a) Linkers
b) Protocol
699. Which of the following logic families c) Cable
is well suited for high speed operations? d) URL
a) TTL e) None of these
b) ECL
c) MOS 706. What is the term for how words will
d) CMOS appear on a page?
e) None of these a) Text formatting

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b) Character formatting e) None of The Above


c) Point size
d) Typeface 713. Programming Language PASCAL was
e) None of these invented by:
a) Joseph Marie Jacquard
707. What is the full form of CMS? b) John Mauchly
a) Cloud Management System c) Blaise Pascal
b) Client Management System d) Harward Ailken
c) Cross Management System e) None of these
d) Content Management System
e) None of these 714. IBM stands for:
a) Indian Business Machines
708. Which of the following term is similar b) International Business Machines
to phishing, but refers to fraudulent c) International Banking Machines
messages sent over SMS rather than d) International Business Model
email? e) None of The Above
a) Flaming
b) Pharming 715. ________is a term related with
c) Mashup scanner.
d) Smishing a) Laser
e) None of these b) TWAIN
c) Catridge
709. The computer that process both d) Media
analog and digital is called e) None of these
a) Analog computer
b) Digital computer 716. The example of Non - Impact printer
c) Hybrid computer is_______ .
d) Mainframe computer a) Laser and Dot Matrix
e) None of these b) Inkjet and Laser Printer
c) Inkjet and Dot Matrix
710. MS - Word allows creation of d) Dot Matrix
_____types of documents by default: e) None of these
a) .doc
b) .wpf 717. Software that manages data in more
c) .txt than one file at a time and these files are
d) .dot treated as tables with rows and columns
e) None of the these rather than as lists of records is:
a) Relational Data Base Management
711. A program that remains in the System
memory while other programs are b) Document Base Management System
executing is called: c) Documentation Package
a) Resident Program d) MS - Excel
b) Non - Resident Program e) None of these
c) Permanent Program
d) Temporary Program 718. What is the full form of GUI ?
e) None of The Above a) Geometrical Ultra Inputs
b) Graph under influence
712. The following device allows the user c) Graphical User Interface
to add external components to a computer d) Graphical User Interaction
system: e) None of these
a) Storage Devices
b) Keyboards 719. While browsing internet, what do we
c) Ports/System Boards call the area of storage that compensates
d) Diskettes for the different speeds of data flow or

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timings of events by temporarily holding a c) Operating System


block of data that is waiting to be d) Assembler
processed? e) None of these
a) Cache
b) Buffer 726. Expension cards are inserted into
c) Flash a) slots
d) Trash b) peripheral devices
e) None of these c) the CPU
d) the back of the computer
720. An error in a computer program is e) None of these
called
a) Crash 727. A device that connects to a network
b) Power Failure without the use of cable is said to be
c) Bug a) distributed
d) Virus b) non-wired
e) None of these c) centralised
d) wireless
e) None of these
721. _________ is not available on the
Ruler of MS Word screen. 728. All of the following are included in
a) Centre Indent removable media except:
b) Right Indent a) CD-ROMs
c) Left Indent b) Diskette
d) Tab stop box c) DVDs
e) None of these d) Hard Disk Drive
e) None of these
722. Which of the following cannot be
used to close the Word application? 729. Periodically adding, changing and
a) ALT+F4 deleting file records is called file
b) File>Close a) updating
c) File>exit b) upgrading
d) All of these c) restructuring
e) None of these d) renewing
e) None of these
723. Telnet is a(n)__________based
computer protocol. 730. An assembler is used to translate a
a) Sound program written in
b) Text a) A low level language
c) Image b) A high level language
d) Animation c) Assembly language
e) None of these d) Machine language
e) None of these
724. Which of the following is hardware
and not software? 731. __________ are symbols that
a) Excel represent any character or combination of
b) Printer driver characters.
c) CPU a) Playing cards
d) Power Point b) Wildcards
e) None of these c) Private Keys
d) Public Keys
725. To be able to boot, the computer e) None of these
must have a(n)
a) Compiler 732. A word in a web page that, when
b) Loader clicked, opens another document is called

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a) Anchor
b) Hyperlink 739. A permanent virtual circuit involves
c) Reference a) Connection establishment
d) URL b) Data transfer
e) None of these c) Connection release
d) All the above
733. Which of the following operating e) None of these
systems is not owned and licensed by a
company? 740. __________ controls the way in
a) Unix which the computer system functions and
b) Linux provides a means by which users can
c) Mac interact with the computer.
d) Windows a) The operating system
e) None of these b) The motherboard
c) The platform
734. In any window, the maximize button, d) Application software
the minimize button and the close buttons e) None of these
appear on
a) Title bar 741. The difference between people with
b) Menu bar access to computers and the Internet and
c) Status bar those without this access is known as the
d) Ruler bar __________ .
e) None of these a) digital divide
b) Internet divide
735. To change hardware components into c) Web divide
more powerful or rectified version is called d) cyberway divide
a) Expansion e) None of these
b) Plug and Play
c) Upgrading 742. Servers are computers that provide
d) Upsizing resources to other computers connected to
e) None of these a _____________ .
a) mainframe
736. To combine two or more cells into a b) supercomputer
single cell is called c) network
a) Merging d) client
b) Joining e) None of these
c) Sharing
d) Splitting 743. Word processing, spreadsheet, and
e) None of these photo-editing are examples of
_____________ .
737. Another word for the CPU is a) application software
a) Microprocessor b) system software
b) Execute c) operating system software
c) Microchip d) platform software
d) Decode e) None of these
e) None of these
744. A ____________ is approximately
738. The _________of software contains one billion bytes.
lists of commands and options. a) bit
a) Menu bar b) kilobyte
b) Tool bar c) gigabyte
c) Title bar d) megabyte
d) Formula bar e) None of these
e) None of these

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745. All of the following are examples of or more programs by multiple processors
input devices except a _____________ . is called
a) scanner a) multiprocessing
b) mouse b) multitasking
c) printer c) time-sharing
d) keyboard d) multiprogramming
e) None of these e) None of these

746. Computers use the ____________ 752. You can keep your personal
language to process data. files/folders in
a) relational a) My folder
b) megabyte b) My documents
c) binary c) My files
d) processing d) My Text
e) None of these e) None of these

747. In the binary language each letter of 753. Help Menu is available at which
the alphabet, each number and each button?
special character is made up of a unique a) End
combination of _____________ . b) Turnoff
a) eight bytes c) Restart
b) eight characters d) Start
c) eight bits e) None of these
d) eight kilobytes
e) None of these 754. The Sharing of a medium and its path
by two or more devices is called
748. ____________ is data that has been a) Modulation
organized or presented in a meaningful b) Encoding
way. c) Multiplexing
a) A process d) Line discipline
b) Information e) None of these
c) Software
d) Storage 755. A_________ can make it easier to
e) None of these play games.
a) Mouse
749. All of the following are examples of b) Joystick
real security and privacy risks except c) Keyboard
___________ . d) Pen
a) Viruses e) None of these
b) Identity theft
c) Hackers 756. Through _________ an administrator
d) Spam or another user can access someone elses
e) None of these computer remotely.
a) Administrator
750. When you turn on the computer, the b) Telnet
boot routine will perform c) Web application
a) RAM test d) Webserver
b) Power-on self-test e) None of these
c) memory test
d) disk drive test 757. Date and Time are available on the
e) None of these desktop at
a) Keyboard
751. The simultaneous processing of two b) Recycle Bin
c) My Computer

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d) Task bar 764. User can use which command to


e) None of these search for and correct the word in a
document.
758. The main memory of a computer must a) Print and Print Preview
be large enough to contain the active parts b) Header and Footer
of c) Find and Replace
a) The applications d) Spelling and Grammar
b) The operating system e) Copy and Paste
c) input/output storage and working storage
d) All of these 765. Chip is a common nickname for
e) None of these a(n)_______.
a) Transistor
759. If the __________ bit in X.25 b) Resistor
standard is set to 1, it means that there is c) Integrated Circuit
more than one packet. d) Semiconductor
a) Q e) None of these
b) D
c) M 766. The smallest unit in a digital system
d) P is ________.
e) None of these a) byte
b) kilobyte
760. Which is the protocol that supports c) word
linking from one web page to another d) character
page? e) bit
a) HTML
b) HTTP 767. An audit trail _______________.
c) IP a) Is used to make back-up copies
d) FTP b) Is the recorded history of operations
e) None of these performed on a file
c) Can be used to restore lost information
761. What is the intersection of a column d) All of these
and a row on a worksheet called? e) None of these
a) Column
b) Value 768. Which of the following code detects
c) Address and corrects error in data?
d) Cell a) Hamming Codes
e) None of these b) Windows
c) Encryption
762. Reload a web page, we press the d) All of these
_______ button. e) None of these
a) Redo
b) Shift 769. Compiling creates a(n) ________.
c) Refresh a) error - free program
d) Ctrl b) program specification
e) None of these c) subroutine
d) executable program
763. What is the purpose of providing a e) None of these
Draft folder in an email system?
a) to save unsent emails 770. Which is the protocol that supports
b) to store spam emails linking from one web page to another
c) to save a copy of sent emails page?
d) to store deleted emails a) HTML
e) None of these b) HTTP
c) IP

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d) FTP b) Is the recorded history of operations


e) None of these performed on a file
c) Can be used to restore lost information
771. What is the intersection of a column d) All of these
and a row on a worksheet called? e) None of these
a) Column
b) Value 778. Which of the following code detects
c) Address and corrects error in data?
d) Cell a) Hamming Codes
e) None of these b) Windows
c) Encryption
772. Reload a web page, we press the d) All of these
_______ button. e) None of these
a) Redo
b) Shift 779. Compiling creates a(n) ________.
c) Refresh a) error - free program
d) Ctrl b) program specification
e) None of these c) subroutine
d) executable program
773. What is the purpose of providing a e) None of these
Draft folder in an email system?
a) to save unsent emails 780. Rahul has an e-card that he uses to
b) to store spam emails access different parts of his companys R &
c) to save a copy of sent emails D offices. What type of card is he using?
d) to store deleted emails a) Credit card
e) None of these b) Purchase card
c) Smart card
774. User can use which command to d) TV card
search for and correct the word in a e) None of these
document.
a) Print and Print Preview 781. Password in computer environment
b) Header and Footer means _______.
c) Find and Replace a) Secret words known to authorized
d) Spelling and Grammar b) Secret words the computer communicates
e) Copy and Paste with other
c) Words needed to be transferred between two
775. Chip is a common nickname for computers
a(n)_______. d) All of the above
a) Transistor e) None of these
b) Resistor
c) Integrated Circuit 782. Diagrammatic or symbolic
d) Semiconductor representation of an algorithm is called
e) None of these _______.
a) Data-Flow diagram
776. The smallest unit in a digital system b) E-R diagram
is ________. c) Flowchart
a) byte d) Software
b) kilobyte e) None of these
c) word
d) character 783. Vacuum Tube is the invention of
e) bit ___________ generation.
a) 1st
777. An audit trail _______________. b) 2nd
a) Is used to make back-up copies c) 4th

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d) 5th c) Ring topology


e) None of these d) Mesh topology
e) None of these
784. Inventor of C++ is _________.
a) Martin Cooper 791. Who is the creator of the PASCAL
b) Vint Cerf language?
c) Charles Babbage a) Niklaus Wirth
d) Bjarne Stroustrup b) Dijkstra
e) None of these c) Donald Knuth
d) Basic Pascal
785. Which of the following places the e) None of these
common data elements in order from
smallest to largest? 792. EPROM can be used for _________.
a) Character, field, record, file, database a) erasing the contents of ROM
b) Character, record, file, field, database b) reconstructing the contents of ROM
c) Character, record, file, database, field c) erasing and reconstructing the contents
d) Field, file, record, character, database of ROM
e) Field, record, file, character, database d) duplicating the ROM
e) None of the above
786. A set of choices on the screen is
called a(n) __________. 793. Numbers and formulae entered in cell
a) Menu are called _________.
b) Reverse video a) Labels
c) Action plan b) Numeric entries
d) Editor c) Intersection
e) Template d) Text
e) Fillers
787. The term CRM means ___________.
a) Channel Related Marketing 794. The physical arrangement of
b) Customer's Relative Meet elements on a page is referred to as a
c) Customer Retention Manager documents ________.
d) Customer Relationship Management a) features
e) Channel Root Market b) format
c) pagination
788. Which of the following justification d) grid
align the text on both the sides-left and e) None of these
right-of margin?
a) Right 795. A VLAN equals to _______.
b) Justify a) Router
c) both Sides b) Subnet
d) Balanced c) Firewall
e) None of these d) Host/Client ID
e) WAN
789. Google is a(n)_________.
a) Software 796. A _______is a major database object
b) Search engine used to display information in a printable
c) Hardware page format.
d) Antivirus a) form
e) None of these b) query
c) report
790. The topology with highest reliability d) table
is _______. e) None of these
a) Bus topology
b) Star topology

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797. Which of the following code detects e) None of these


and corrects error in data?
a) Windows 803. The name that the user gives to a
b) Hamming Codes document is referred to as
c) Encryption a) document-name
d) All of these b) filename
e) None of these c) name-given
d) password
798. What is the best definition of a e) None of these
compiler?
a) A compiler is a utility that copies a program 804. BIOS stands for
from disk into memory and begins its a) Basic Input Output System
execution. b) Basic Inner Outer Services
b) A compiler is a program that converts c) Better Input Output Services
all the source code into object code. d) Better Inner and Outer System
c) A compiler is used to detect logical errors in e) None of these
a program by allowing the programmer to trace
the code line by line. 805. Pie-charts are typically created by
d) A compiler is a utility that links a using which of the following?
programmer's source code to operating system a) Browser software
utilities prior to execution. b) Database software
e) None of these c) Desktop-publishing software
d) Spreadsheet software
799. Password in computer environment e) None of these
means _________.
a) Words needed to be transferred between two 806. All of the following terms are
computers associated with spreadsheet software
b) Secret words the computer communicates except
with other a) worksheet
c) Secret words known to authorized b) cell
d) All of the above c) formula
e) None of these d) virus detection
e) None of these
800. What is the full form of URL?
a) Uniform Reverse Location 807. Every component of your computer is
b) Universal Resolution Location either
c) Uniform Resource Locator a) hardware or software
d) Universal Resource Locator b) software or CPU/RAM
e) None of these c) input devices or output devices
d) RAM or ROM
801. File __________ shrinks the size of a e) None of these
file so it requires less storage space.
a) scanning 808. File extensions are used in order to
b) compression a) name the file
c) synthesising b) ensure the file name is not lost
d) sharing c) identify the file
e) None of these d) identify the file type
e) None of these
802. All the characters that a device can
use is called its 809. Peripheral devices such as printers
a) Skill Set and monitors are considered to be
b) Character Alphabet a) hardware
c) Character Codes b) software
d) Character Set c) data

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d) information b) Internet is network of networks.


e) None of these c) Internet is easy access to information.
d) The owner of Internet is Professor KL
810. You must instruct the _________ to Kendy
start the application software. e) None of these
a) memory
b) operating system 817. A collection of unprocessed items is
c) processor a) information
d) user b) data
e) None of these c) memory
d) reports
811. Incorrect information is generated by e) None of these
_________in the information system.
a) incorrect data 818. A device that connects to a network
b) unskilled people without the use of cables is said to be
c) inconvenient timing of work a) distributed
d) untested software b) wireless
e) None of these c) centralized
d) open source
812. Sending an e-mail is the same as e) None of these
a) writing a letter
b) drawing a picture 819. Junk e-mail is also called
c) talking on phone a) spam
d) sending a package b) spoof
e) None of these c) sniffer script
d) spool
813. For selecting or highlighting, which of e) None of these
the following is generally used?
a) Icon 820. You must instruct the _________ to
b) Mouse start the application software.
c) Keyboard a) memory
d) Floppy Disk b) operating system
e) None of these c) processor
d) user
814. In binary language, each letter of e) None of these
alphabet, each number, and each specific
character is a unique combination of 821. Incorrect information is generated by
a) eight bytes _________in the information system.
b) eight kilobytes a) incorrect data
c) eight bits b) unskilled people
d) eight characters c) inconvenient timing of work
e) None of these d) untested software
e) None of these
815. The result of computer processing of
your input is called 822. Sending an e-mail is the same as
a) output a) writing a letter
b) data b) drawing a picture
c) multi tasking c) talking on phone
d) intake d) sending a package
e) None of these e) None of these

816. Which of the following statements is 823. For selecting or highlighting, which of
incorrect? the following is generally used?
a) Internet is a complex network. a) Icon

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b) Mouse 830. A set of formats that has a name and


c) Keyboard can be quickly applied to selected text is
d) Floppy Disk called a(n)
e) None of these a) font
b) style
824. In binary language, each letter of c) feature
alphabet, each number, and each specific d) finish
character is a unique combination of e) None of these
a) eight bytes
b) eight kilobytes 831. You can show an entire page or
c) eight bits multiple pages at the same time using
d) eight characters _______options.
e) None of these a) Word
b) Draft
825. The result of computer processing of c) Zoom
your input is called d) Show/Hide
a) output e) None of these
b) data
c) multi tasking 832. Expansion cards are inserted into
d) intake a) slots
e) None of these b) peripheral devices
c) the CPU
826. Which of the following statements is d) Pegs
incorrect? e) None of these
a) Internet is a complex network.
b) Internet is network of networks. 833. When software is distributed free but
c) Internet is easy access to information. requires the users to pay some amount for
d) The owner of Internet is Professor KL Kendy further use, it is called
e) None of these a) freeware
b) Shareware
827. A collection of unprocessed items is c) rentalware
a) information d) public-domain software
b) data e) None of these
c) memory
d) reports 834. When we open an Internet site we
e) None of these see www. What is the full form of www?
a) world wide wokeup
828. A device that connects to a network b) world wide web
without the use of cables is said to be c) word widing works
a) distributed d) words wide web
b) wireless e) None of these
c) centralized
d) open source 835. What do you use to create a chart?
e) None of these a) Pie Wizard
b) Excel Wizard
829. Junk e-mail is also called c) Data Wizard
a) spam d) Chart Wizard
b) spoof e) None of these
c) sniffer script
d) spool 836. What does the acronym PDF stand
e) None of these for?
a) Portable Documenting Format
b) Portable Documentation File
c) Portable Documentation Format

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d) Portable Document Format b) To


e) None of these c) Contents
d) CC
837. LSI in chip technology stands for e) None of these
a) Large-Scale Integration
b) Local-Scale Integration 843. Which of the following is a language
c) Low-Scale Integration translation software?
d) Low-Scale Internet a) Assembler
e) None of these b) Loader
c) Linker
838. Which of the following is not a binary d) All of these
number? e) None of these
a) 110
b) 1001 844. When you purchase a product over a
c) 100110 Mobile Phone, the transaction is called
d) 233 _______.
e) None of these a) Web commerce
b) e- commerce
839. Micro Processor speed is measured in c) m-commerce
a) megabytes d) Mobile Purchase
b) bytes e) None of these
c) kilobytes
d) gigahertz 845. Which of these e-commerce systems
e) None of these handle non-monetary document?
a) SWIFT
840. A web site address is a unique name b) EFTS
that identifies a ________ specific on the c) EDI
web. d) EBTS
a) Web browser e) None of these
b) website
c) PDA 846. File extension is used _________.
d) link a) for naming the file.
e) None of these b) to ascertain that file name is not lost
c) to identify file
840. MP3 technology compresses a sound d) to identify file type
sequence to _____ of its original size. e) to make items complex
a) One-twelfth
b) Half 847. A compiler translates a program
c) One- fourth written in a high-level language into
d) One-seventh __________.
e) None of these a) Machine language
b) An algorithm
841. Which is the feature of IBS c) A debugged program
(Integrated Banking Systems)? d) Java
a) Multi-Currency e) None of these
b) Multi Entity
c) Multi Branch 848. A Database Management System
d) Bulk Transaction Entry (DBMS) is ___________.
e) All of the above a) Collection of interrelated data
b) Collection of programs to access data
842. When sending an e-mail, the c) Collection of data describing one particular
_____line describes the contents of the enterprise
message. d) All of the above
a) Subject e) None of these

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d) All of above
849. Most Advanced form of ROM is - e) None of these
a) PROM
b) EEPROM 856. In latest generation computers, the
c) EPROM instructions are executed:
d) Cache Memory a) Sequentially only
e) None of these b) Parallel only
c) Both sequentially and parallel
850. Laptops was invented by- d) All of above
a) Dennis Ritchie e) None of these
b) Adam Osborne
c) Donald Kunth 857. Who designed the first electronic
d) Charles Babbage computer ENIAC?
e) Blaise Pascal a) Joseph M. Jacquard
b) Van-Neumann
851. Personal computers use a number of c) J. Presper Eckert and John W Mauchly
chips mounted on a main circuit board. d) All of above
What is the common name for such e) None of these
boards?
a) Monitor 858. Who invented the high level language
b) Motherboard C?
c) CPU a) Dennis M. Ritchie
d) Mouse b) Donald Kunth
e) None of these c) Seymour Papert
d) Niklaus Writh
852. Granting an outside organization e) None of these
access to internet web pages is often
implemented using a(n)- 859. Each field in a database is identified
a) Internet by a _______.
b) Intranet a) Key name
c) Extranet b) Field name
d) Wirenet c) Field type
e) None of these d) Field code
e) None of these
853. What is meant by a dedicated
computer? 860. An error in a computer program is
a) Which is used by one person only known as _______ .
b) Which is meant for application software a) Crash
c) Which uses one kind of software b) Power Failure
d) Which is assigned one and only one task c) Bug
e) None of these d) Virus
e) None of these
854. The output quality of a printer is
measured by- 861. Which layer of the OSI model
a) Dots printed per unit tune performs segmentation of a data stream?
b) Dot per sq. Inch a) Application layer
c) Dot per inch b) Network layer
d) All of above c) Physical layer
e) None of these d) Transport layer
e) Presentation layer
855. In analog computer
a) Output is displayed in digital form 862. In Excel, this is a prerecorded
b) Input is never converted to digital form formula that provides a shortcut for
c) Input is first converted to digital form complex calculations _______.

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a) Value a) Graphical display of data


b) Data series b) Arithmetic calculations
c) Function c) Managing memory
d) Field d) All of these
e) None of these e) None of these

863. You click at B to make the text 870. Which of the following is the feature
________. that keeps track of the right margin?
a) Italics a) Find and replace
b) Underlined b) Wordwrap
c) Bold c) Right justified
d) Italics and Underlined d) Left justified
e) None of these e) None of these

864. Title bar, ribbon, status bar, views 871. Peripheral devices such as printers
and document workspace are factors of and monitors are considered to be
_______ program of Word. a) data
a) Windows b) software
b) Browser c) hardware
c) Explorer d) information
d) Website e) None of these
e) None of these
872. Which of the following is required to
865. A pixel is _________. create an HTML document?
a) a computer program that draws picture a) browser
b) a picture stored in the secondary memory b) internet
c) the smallest resolvable part of a picture c) text editor
d) a Virus d) search engine
e) None of the above e) None of these

866. What is the full form of SIM? 873. When a chart is placed on this, it is
a) Station Identity Module much larger and there is no other data on
b) System Identity Module it
c) Subscriber Identity Module a) Chart sheet
d) Subscriber Trunk Dialling b) Exclusive sheet
e) None of these c) Primary sheet
d) Reference sheet
867. Where BIOS is stored ______? e) None of these
a) Hard Disk
b) RAM 874. The process of trading goods over the
c) Flash Memory Chip Internet is known as
d) Pen Drive a) e-trading
e) None of these b) e-finance
c) e-commerce
868. Which of the following is not an d) e-marketing
operating system? e) None of these
a) DOS
b) UNIX 875. _________ processing used when a
c) MAC(OS) large mail-order company accumulates
d) DBMS orders and processes them together in one
e) Windows XP large set.
a) Batch
869. Which of the following functions is b) Online
not performed by the CPU? c) Real-time

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d) Group 882. Blaise Pascal has introduced


e) None of these __________.
a) Adding machine
876. What is the process of copying b) Abacus
software programs from secondary c) Calculator
storage media to the hard disk called? d) Difference engine
a) configuration e) None of these
b) download
c) storage 883. ______are symbols used to replace
d) installation or represent one or more characters.
e) None of these a) Playing cards
b) Wildcard
877. Producing output involves c) Private keys
a) accepting information from the outside world d) Public keys
b) communication with another computer e) None of these
c) communicating information to the
outside world 884. A(n) ______ appearing on a web
d) communication through cables page opens another document when
e) None of these clicked .
a) anchor
878. Compiler is the b) URL
a) name given to the computer operator c) hyperlink
b) part of the digital machine to store d) reference
information e) None of these
c) translator of source program to object
code 885. Specialised programs that assist
d) All of these users in locating information on the web
e) None of these are called _____.
a) information engines
879. Example of non-numeric data b) locator engines
is________. c) web browsers
b) Examination score d) resource locators
c) Bank balance e) search engines
d) All of these
e) None of these 886. How many generations of computers
we have?
880. You can use the __________ bar to a) 6
type a URL and display a Web page, or b) 7
type a keyword to display a list of related c) 5
Web pages. d) 4
a) Menu e) None of these
b) Title
c) Search 887. Which of the following is not a binary
d) Web number ?
e) Address a) 111011
b) 1102
881. What is included in an e-mail c) 101001
address? d) 10011
a) Domain name followed by user's name e) 110110
b) User's name followed by domain name
c) User's name followed by postal address 888. A ______is a collection of data that is
d) User's name followed by street address stored electronically as a series of records
e) None of these in a table.
a) spreadsheet

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b) presentation 895. A permanent virtual circuit involves


c) database (a) Connection establishment
d) web page (b) Data transfer
e) None of these (c) Connection release
(d) All of the above
889. Which multiplexing techniques (e) None of these
transmits analog signals ?
(a) FDM 896. What is the main folder on a storage
(b) Synchronous TDM device called ?
(c) Asynchronous TDM (a)Platform
(d) Both (b) and (c) (b) Interface
(e) None of these (c) Root directly
(d) device driver
890. In DOS, the Label" command is used (e) None of these
to
(a) display the label of disk 897. Manipulating data to create
(b) change the label of disk information is known as
(c) remove the label of disk (a) feedback
(d) Both (a) and (b) (b) programming
(e) None of these (c) Processing
(d) analysis
891. The Subsystem of the kernel and (e) None of these
hardware that cooperates to translate
virtual to physical address comprises 898. The type of software that controls the
(a) Process Management Subsystem internal operations in the computer, and
(b) Memory Management Subsystem control how the computer works with all
(c) Input / Output Management Subsystem its parts is which of the following ?
(d) All of the above (a) shareware
(e) None of these (b) Operating system software
(c) application software
892. A device operating at the physical (d) public domain software
layer called a (e) None of these
(a) Bridge
(b) Router 899. What happens when you boot up a PC ?
(c) Repeater (a) portions of the operating system are
(d) All of the above copied from disk into memory
(e) None of these (b) Portions of the operating system are copied
from memory onto disk
893. Encryption and decryption are (c) Portions of the operating system are
function of complied
(a) Transport Layer (d) portions of the operating system are
(b) Session layer emulated
(c) Presentation layer (e) None of these
(d) All of the above
(e) None of these 900. What is correcting errors in a
program called ?
894. Which type of switching uses the (a) Interpreting
entire capacity of a dedicated link? (b) Translating
(a) Circuit switching (c) Debugging
(b) Virtual Circuit Packet Switching (d) Compiling
(c) Datagram Packet (e) None of these
(d) Message Switching
(e) None of these 901. Sending and E-mail is similar to
(a) writing a letter

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b) drawing a picture
(c) talking on the phone 908. A means of capturing an image
(d) sending a package (drawing or photo) so that it can be stored
(e) None of these on a computer is
a) Modem
902. The blinking symbol on the computer b) Software
screen is called the c) Scanner
(a) mouse d) Mouse
(b) hand e) None of these
(c) light
(d) cursor 909. Which of these is considered
(e) None of these intelligent CASE tool
a) Toolkit
903. ______ is the process of finding b) Workbench
errors in software code. c) Upper CASE
(a) Compiling d) Lower CASE
(b) Testing e) None of these
(c) Running
(d) Debugging 910. Super computer developed by Indian
(e) None of these scientists:
a) Param
904 . A computer program is b) Super 301
a) a set of instructions that enable the c) Cray YMP
computer to solve a problem or perform a d) Blue Gene
task e) None of these
b) main memory
c) pseudocode 911. In Excel, _________ is a prerecorded
d) a flow chart formula that provides a shortcut for
e) None of these complex calculations.
a) Function
905. In second generation, _________was b) Data Series
introduced after binary language. c) Value
a) assembly level language d) Field
b) high level language e) None of these
c) low level language
d) data definition language 912. In Word, Replace option is available
e) None of these on
a) File Menu
906. Which layer of the OSI model b) View Menu
performs segmentation of a data stream? c) Edit Menu
a) Application layer d) Format Menu
b) Network layer e) None of these
c) Transport layer
d) Physical layer 913. A __________ is used to read
e) None of these handwritten or printed text to make a
digital image that is stored in memory.
907. Which process cheeks to ensure the a) Printer
components of the computer are operating b) Scanner
and connected properly? c) touchpad
a) Booting d) laser beam
b) Processing e) None of these
c) Saving
d) Editing 914. Which of the following is not the
e) None of these major function of a computer?

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a) Processing data info information 921. In Excel, Charts are created using
b) Storing data or information which option?
c) Analysing data or information a) Chart Wizard
d) Gathering data b) Pivot Table
e) None of these c) Pie Chart
d) Bar Chart
915. A disk on which you store information e) None of these
is called
a) plate 922. _______ represents raw facts
b) data disk whereas ________ is data made
c) paper disk meaningful.
d) TV disk a) Information, reporting
e) None of these b) Data, information
c) Information, bits
916. A desktop computer is also known as d) Bits, bytes
a e) None of these
a) Palm Pilot
b) PC 923. What is the storage area for email
c) laptop messages called?
d) mainframe a) A folder
e) None of these b) A directory
c) A mailbox
917. The name given to a document by its d) The hard disk
user is called e) None of these
a) file name
b) File type 924. A ______ is a unique name that you
c) Data give to a file of information.
d) Record a) Folder
e) None of these b) Filename
c) filename extension
918. Devices that make up a computer d) device letter
system that you can see or touch e) Username
a) menu
b) print 925. The task bar is located _______.
c) software a) On the start menu
d) hardware b) At the bottom of the screen
e) None of these c) On the quick Launch toolbar
d) At the top of the screen
919. What is Windows Explorer? e) None of these
a) A drive
b) A personal computer 926. Which of the following is an example
c) A network of connectivity?
d) A file manager a) data
e) None of these b) floppy disk
c) Power cord
920. __________ is the process of finding d) Internet
errors in software code. e) None of these
a) Debugging
b) Compiling 927. Which of the following is not a web
c) Interpreting browser?
d) Testing a) Internet Exploler
e) None of these b) Google Chrome
c) Twitter
d) Mozilla Firefox

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e) Opera e) Mouse

928. ________ is not a graphic file format 934. Each ________ on a menu performs a
that allows animation to be viewed on a specific action.
computer. a) client
a) PNG b) server
b) GIF c) node
c) EMF d) command
d) WMF e) None of these
e) MP3
935. The horizontal and vertical lines on a
929. A process known as _______is used worksheet are called
by large retailers to study trends. a) cells
a) data mining b) sheets
b) data selection c) block lines
c) POST d) grid lines
d) data conversion e) None of these
e) None of these
936. To delete an incorrect character in a
930. What happens when you boot up a PC document, _______ to erase to the right of
? the insertion point.
a) Portions of the operating system are a) press the left mouse key
compiled. b) press the Delete key
b) Portions of the operating system are copied c) press the Backspace key
from memory onto disk. d) press the F9 key
c) Portions of the operating system are e) None of these
copied from disk into memory.
d) Portions of the operating system are 937. ________ a document means the file
emulated. is transferred from another computer to
e) The PC gets switched off. your computer.
a) Uploading
931. _________is when the more power- b) Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
hungry components, such as the monitor c) Accessing
and the hard drive are put in idle. d) Downloading
a) The shutdown procedure e) None of these
b) Standby mode
c) Power down 938. Codes consisting of bars or lines of
d) Hibernation varying widths or lengths that are
e) None of these computer-readable are known as
a) A bar code
932. Which of the following uses a b) An ASCII code
handheld operating system? c) A magnetic tape
a) Supercomputer d) A light pen
b) Personal Computer e) None of these
c) Laptop
d) Motherboard 939. When you save your data to
e) Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) ________ it will remain intact even when
the computer is turned off.
933. Memory unit is one part of a) RAM
_________. b) Motherboard
a) Monitor c) Secondary storage device
b) Central Processing Unit d) Primary storage device
c) Output Device e) None of these
d) Keyboard

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940. The ________ folder retains copies of 946. A prescribed set of well-defined
messages that you have started but are instructions for solving mathematical
not yet ready to send. problems is called
a) Drafts a) a compiler
b) Outbox b) a code
c) Address Book c) a description
d) Inbox d) an algorithm
e) None of these e) None of these

941. Which of the following must be 947. Housing all hardware, software,
contained in a URL? storage, and processing in one site
a) A protocol identifier location is called
b) The letters WWW a) time-sharing
c) The unique registered domain name b) a distributed system
d) www. and the unique registered domain c) centralized processing
name d) a host computer
e) None of these e) None of these

942. Which key is used in combination 948. When writing a document, you can
with another key to perform a specific use the ________ feature to find an
task? appropriate word or an alternative word if
a) Function you find yourself stuck for the right word.
b) Control a) dictionary
c) Arrow b) word finder
d) Space bar c) encyclopedia
e) None of these d) thesaurus
e) None of these
943. Which of the following will you
require to hear music on your computer? 949. Which of the following could be a
a) Video Card digital input device(s) for computers?
b) Tape Recorder a) Digital camcorder
c) Mouse b) Microphone
d) Sound Card c) Scanner
e) None of these d) All the above
e) None of these
944. Which computer memory is used for
storing programs and data currently being 950. A sales clerk at a checkout counter
processed by the CPU? scanning a tag on an item rather than
a) Mass memory keying it into the system, is using
b) Internal memory a) input automation
c) Non-volatile memory b) item data automation
d) PROM c) scanning automation
e) None of these d) source data automation
e) None of these
945. Which of the following is the storage
area within the computer itself which 951. Which of the following is considered a
holds data only temporarily as the vulnerability of SNMP?
computer processes instructions? a) Clear text community strings
a) Hard disk b) Its use of TCP
b) Main memory c) The fact that it is on by default in Windows
c) Control unit 2000 server
d) Read-only memory d) Its use of Power Supply
e) None of these e) None of these

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952. The central processing unit(CPU) c) Index


contains which of the following as a d) DMBS
component? e) None of these
a) Memory Regulation Unit
b) Flow Control Unit 959. Which common backstage view task
c) Arithmetic Logic Unit creates a PDF file from an existing file?
d) Instruction Manipulation Unit a) Export
e) None of these b) Account
c) Create
953. Data that is copied from an d) Options
application is stored in the e) None of these
a) driver
b) clipboard 960. Which device operates at the Internet
c) terminal layer of the TCP/IP model?
d) prompt a) Switch and Hub
e) None of these b) Router
c) Switch
954. The Web layout View is available in d) Firewall
which Office 2013 application? e) None of these
a) Excel
b) Word 961. A coding scheme recognised by
c) Access system software for representing
d) Power Point organisational data is called a
e) None of these a) Data type
b) Data size
955. ____________produces printout of a c) Tuple
data in user-defined manner d) Hyperlink
a) Query Language e) None of these
b) DML
c) Report Generator 962. Which phase of the SDLC involves
d) DCL converting to the new system?
e) None of these a) Systems design
b) Systems analysis
956. Which security model is used in a c) Systems development
peer-to-peer network? d) System code
a) Password-protected Shares e) None of these
b) Access Control Lists
c) Share-level Security 963. An IP protocol field of 0*06 indicates
d) User-level Security that IP is carrying what as its payload?
e) None of these a) UPD or IGRP
b) UPD
957. A hierarchical data model combines c) ICMP
records and fields that are d) TCP
a) Cross structure e) None of these
b) Tree structure
c) Logical manner 964. Which of the following refers to the
d) Relational structure fastest, biggest and most expensive
e) None of these computers?
a) Personal Computers
958. An object-oriented database does not b) Supercomputers
depend upon ______________ for c) Laptops
interactions. d) Notebooks
a) Oracle e) None of these
b) SQL

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c) new ideas in sales


965. The information you put into the d) All 1), 2) and 3)
computer is called e) None of these
a) facts
b) data 972. What are two types of output
c) files devices?
d) directory a) Monitor and printer
e) None of these b) Keyboard and mouse
c) Storage-disks (floppy, CD)
966. The output devices make it possible d) Pendrive and mouse
to e) None of these
a) view or print data
b) store data 973. Which of the following represents one
c) scan data billion characters?
d) input data a) Byte
e) None of these b) Megabyte
c) Gigabyte
967. A set of rules that computers on a d) Kilobyte
network use to communicate with each e) None of these
other are called
a) Rules 974. When entering text within a
b) Regulations document, the Enter key is normally
c) Protocol pressed at the end of every
d) Netiquettes a) line
e) None of these b) sentence
968. A _______________ shares c) paragraph
hardware, software, and data among d) word
authorised users. e) None of these
a) network
b) protocol 975. Computers that control processes
c) hyperlink accept data in a continuous
d) transmitter a) data traffic pattern
e) None of these b) data highway
c) infinite loop
969. The first computers ware d) feedback loop
programmed using e) None of these
a) assembly language
b) machine language 976. A (n) ______________is a special
c) source code visual and audio effect applied in
d) object code Powerpoint to text or content.
e) None of these a) animation
b) flash
970. Back up of the data files will help c) wipe
prevent d) dissolve
a) loss of confidentiality e) None of these
b) duplication of data
c) virus infection 977. Personal computers can be connected
d) loss of data together to form a
e) None of these a) server
b) supercomputer
971. Market innovations means c) network
a) to design new products d) enterprise
b) new styles of marketing e) None of these

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978. A___________is the term used when


a search engine returns a Web page that
matches the search criteria.
a) blog
b) hit
c) link
d) view
e) None of these

979. Forms that are used to organise


business data into rows and columns are
called
a) transaction sheets
b) registers
c) business forms
d) sheet-spreads
e) None of these

980. What is MP3?


a) A mouse
b) A printer
c) A sound format
d) A scanner
e) None of these

981. All the deleted files go to


a) Recycle Bin
b) Task Bar
c) Tool Bar
d) My Computer
e) None of these

982. RAM is ______________ and


__________.
a) volatile, temporary
b) nonvolatile, permanent
c) nonvolatile, temporary
d) volatile, permanent
e) None of these

983. Which of the following is an example


of an optical disk?
a) Digital versatile disks
b) Magnetic disks
c) Memory disks
d) Data disks
e) None of these

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