Computer Awareness Quiz - Part 47

1. Computers built in the First Generation of computers were-
    (a) Transistor
    (b) Electro-mechanical
    (c) Electrical
    (d) All of the above

 2. Which number system is usually followed in a typical 32-bit computer ?
     (a) binary
     (b) decimal
     (c) hexadecimal
     (d) octal
     (e) None of these

3. The _________ digits are 0 to 9 and A to F
     (a) Decimal
     (b) Hexadecimal
     (c) Binomial
     (d) Trinomial
     (e) None of these

4. What is the term used for a half byte ?
    (a) bit
    (b) nibble
    (c) bug
    (d) word
    (e) None of these

5. X-MP is Models of :
    (a) Micro Computer
    (b) Mini Computer
    (c) Main Frame Computer
    (d) Super Computer
    (e) None of these

6. Data processing computer built to conventional architecture is known as :
    (a) Super computer
    (b) Mainframe
     (c) Micro computer
     (d) Mini computer
     (e) None of these

7. Computer peripherals do not include:
    (a) UPS
    (b) Speaker
    (c) Microphone
    (d) Microwave
    (e) None of these

8. A computer consists of :
    (a) A central processing unit
    (b) A memory
    (c) Input & output units
    (d) All of the above
    (e) None of these

9. A reusable CD is labelled as :
      (a) R
      (b) W
      (c) HD
      (d) RW
      (e) None of these

10. A computer cannot "boot" if it does not have the ____________.
      (a) Compiler
      (b) Loader
      (c) Operating System
      (d) assembler
      (e) None of these

11. A symbol on the screen that represents a disk, document or program that you can select ________.
      (a) keys
      (b) caps
      (c) icon
      (d) monitor
      (e) None of these

12. Another word for the CPU is ______________.
      (a) microprocessor
      (b) execute
      (c) micro chip
      (d) decode
      (e) None of these

13. Which of the following is not an example of hardware ?
       (a) Mouse
       (b) Printer
       (c) Monitor
       (d) EXCEL
       (e) None of these

14. Which part is the "brain" of computer ?
       (a) CPU
       (b) Monitor
       (c) RAM
       (d) ROM
       (e) None of these

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  1. Electro-mechanical
  2. binary
  3. Hexadecimal
  4. bug
  5. Super Computer
  6. Mainframe
  7. Microwave
  8. All of the above
  9. RW
  10. Operating System
  11. icon
  12. microprocessor
  13. EXCEL
  14. CPU
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