Computer Awareness MCQ-2

Question1

A/An___ is a program that makes the computer easier to use.

(A) Operating system
(B) Application
(C) Utility
(D) Network
(E) None of these

Question2

Allocator and manager of memory in an operating system is:

(A) Keyboard
(B) Key punch
(C) Kernel
(D) Kludge
(E) None of these

Question3

Which of the following is a type of memory chip whose contents cannot be altered by writing data?

(A) RAM
(B) PROM
(C) ROM
(D) EPROM
(E) None of these



Question4

Which computer has been designed to be as compact as possible?

(A) Mini
(B) Super computer
(C) Micro computer
(D) Mainframe
(E) None of the above

Question5

Which part is interprets program that converts assembly language to machine language?

(A) Input
(B) Storage unit
(C) Logic unit
(D) Control unit
(E) None these

Question6

A memory that does not change it’s contents without external causes is known as:

(A) Dynamic memory
(B) Static memory
(C) RAM
(D) EEPROM
(E) None of these

Question7

The computer program that ensure interface between the user and the computer hardware:

(A) Application software
(B) Operating software
(C) Processing software
(D) Complier
(E) Interpreter

Question8

Which of the following better describes the term internet?

(A) A network of standard alone computers
(B) A network servers
(C) A network of networks
(D) A network of world – wide computers
(E) All of the above

Question9

What is the name of the windows software that is used for managing data base format?

(A) MS Word
(B) MS Power Point
(C) MS Access
(D) MS Excel
(E) b and d

Question10

The computer related storage device used for the purpose of making permanent record:

(A) CD –ROM
(B) Floppy disk
(C) Hard Disk
(D) WORM Drive
(E) All of the above

Question11

Which of the following takes care of processing of the information in a computer system?

(A) ALU
(B) CPU
(C) Storage unit
(D) Control unit
(E) Processors



Question12

Devices that let the computer communicate with you are called ____ devices.

(A) input
(B) output
(C) type
(D) print
(E) None of these

Question13

To move down a page in a document we use

(A) Task bar
(B) My computer
(C) Recycle bin
(D) Only b and c
(E) None of these

Question14

To find a saved document in the computer’s memory and bring it on the screen to view is called ___

(A) reserve
(B) rerun
(C) retrieve
(D) return
(E) None of these

Question15

____ servers store and manage files for network users.

(A) Authentication
(B) Main
(C) Web
(D) File
(E) None of these

Question16

The ____ manual tells you how to use a software program.

(A) documentation
(B) programming
(C) technical
(D) user
(E) None of these

Question17

Which of the following can be another word for program?

(A) Software
(B) Disk
(C) Floppy
(D) Hardware
(E) None of these

Question18

____ is the process of finding errors in software code.

(A) Debugging
(B) Compiling
(C) Testing
(D) Running
(E) None of these

Question19

A name applied by Intel corp. to high speed MOS technology is ___

(A) HDLC
(B) LAP
(C) HMOS
(D) SDLC
(E) None of the above