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Computer Awareness Quiz - Set 85

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Computer Awareness Quiz - Set 85

Q1. Which among the following are example(s) of application software?
(a) Payroll software
(b) Railway reservation software
(c) Microsoft word
(d) Student attendance software
(e) All of the above

Q2.Which of the following are type of ports?
(a) Serial port
(b) Parallel port
(c) PS/2 port
(d) VGA Port
(e) All of the above.

Q3. ___________ Store data temporarily and pass it on as directed by the control unit.
(a) Address
(b) Register
(c) Number
(d) Memory
(e) None of the above

Q4. To access properties of an object, which technique should be used _______.
(a) Dragging
(b) Dropping
(c) Right clicking
(d) Shift-clicking
(e) Double clicking.

Q5.  __________ is a collection of web - pages and__________ is the very first page that we see on visiting a website.
(a) Home page, Web page
(b) Website, Home page
(c) Web page, Home page
(d) Web page, Website
(e) Web portal, Website

Q6. What's considered the 'backbone' of the World Wide Web?
(a) URL
(b) HTML
(c) HTTP
(d) FTP
(e) None of the above.

Q7.Which of the following regarding Internet is correct:
(a) Internet used standard Internet Protocol.
(b) A special computer DNS (Domain Name Server) is used to give name to the IP Address
(c) IP Address is a unique set of numbers (such as 110.22.33.114) which identifies a computer’s location.
(d) All are correct.
(e) None of the above.

Q8. Where was India’s first computer installed and when?
(a) IIT Delhi, 1971
(b) IIT Madras, 1971
(c) Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, 1971
(d) India Statistical Institute, 1955
(e) None of the above

Q9. Which operation is not performed by the computer?
(a) Inputting
(b) Processing
(c) Controlling
(d) Understanding
(e) None of the above

Q10. USB in data cables stands for?
(a) Unicode smart Bus
(b) Universal structural Bus
(c) Unicode Serial Bus
(d) Universal serial Bus
(e) None of these
Answers:

Q1. (e)
There are various types of Ports for connecting several external hardware.

Q2. (e)
Application software can be divided into two general classes: systems software and applications software. Applications software (also called end-user programs) include such things as database programs, word processors, Web browsers and spreadsheets.

Q3. (b)
A (CPU register) is one of a small set of data holding places that are part of the computer processor. A register may hold an instruction, a storage address, or any kind of data. Some instructions specify registers as part of the instruction.

Q4. (c)
Right clicking provides additional capabilities to a mouse.

Q5. (b)
A website is a collection of related web pages, including multimedia content, typically identified with a common domain name, and published on at least one web server.

Q6. (c)
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.

Q7. (d)
All the statements are correct.

Q8. (d)
HEC-2M was the first computer installed in Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta 1955.

Q9. (d)
Except for Artificial Intelligence which still don’t have universal presence, a computer lacks from IQ, Self understanding.

Q10. (d)
Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the cables, connectors and communications protocols used in a bus for connection, communication, and power supply between computers and electronic devices.