Computer Multiple Choice Questions SET-8
The sharing of a medium and its path by two or more devices is called
Most news readers presents newsgroups articles in :
In addition to keying data directly into the database, data entry can be done from a(n):
(b) Input form
(d) data dictionary
Devices, such as monitors and printers, that are connected to the computer are called:
(a) System devices
(b) Processing devices
(c) Peripheral devices
(d) Input devices
When SHADOWING is enabled in a computer BIOS:
(a) Values are stored twice in the memory for redundancy
(b) Instructions stored in various ROM chips are copied into
(c) The conventional memory is re-mapped to the top of the
(d) Data stored in RAM chips on adapter cards are shadowed
A series 100 POST error code indicates a problem with the :
(a) ROM and RAM
(b) Hard drive
(c) System board
(d) Video adapter
Which of the following are objects in an access database?
(a) queries, reports
(b) table, form
(c) macros, modules
(d) All of the above
A flaw in a program that causes it to produce incorrect or in appropriate results is called a__
(d) Unit problem
To access a mainframe or super computer, users often use a —
Connections to the Internet using a phone line and a modem are called _______ connections.
(a) Dial- up
A (n)______ is a program that makes the computer easier to use.
(b) Operating system
To access properties of an object, the mouse technique to use is
(c) right – clicking
(d) shift- clicking
The ________ performs simple mathematics for the CPU.
When creating a word-processed document, this step involves the user changing how words on the page appear, both on the screen and in printed form.
(a) Inserting tables and indexes
(b) Editing text
(c) Formatting text
(d) Proofing documents
(e) Print Preview
To make the number pad act as directional arrows, you press the — key.
(a) caps lock
(b) num lock
(c) arrow lock
Every component of your computer is either —
(a) software or CPU/RAM
(b) hardware or software
(c) application software or system software
(d) input devices or output devices
A Web site address is a unique name that identifies a specific ____ on the Web.
(b) Web browser
(c) Web site
The _______ of software contains lists of commands and options.
(a) menu bar
(b) title bar
(c) formula bar
(d) tool bar
. A word in a web page that, when clicked, opens another document is called —
. Personal computers can be connected together to form a —
(a) super computer
. _____ is processed by the computer into information.
Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym —
A____ is a collection of data that is stored electronically as a series of records in a table.
. Holding the mouse button down while moving an object or text is know as—-
SUM(B1:B2) is an example of a ___
(c) Cell address
Which of the following is not a function of the control unit?
(a) Execute instructions
(b) Read instructions
(c) interpret instructions
(d) direct operation
The software tools that enable a user to interact with a computer for specific purposes are known as___
a) Networked Software
. _______ view shows how the contents on printed page will appear with margin, header and footer.
(a) Full Screen Reading
(d) Page Layout
If you do not want to select any option after opening a menu then click menu title again or press key ______ to close the menu.
Click ______ check box of transition in a slide group of an animation tab if you want to move a slide automatically after stipulated time.
(a) Automatically after
(b) Transition timer
(c) Transition after
(d) Automatic timer
Documents converted to ___ can be published to the Web
(b) A.doc file
(c) machine language
What is the storage area for email messages called?
(a) A directory
(b) A folder
(c) A mailbox
(d) The hard disk
Title bar, ribbon, status bar, view and document workspace is factors of _____ program of Words
. When you graph an picture in document, then you computer holds the data in____
(a) Backup drive
(b) Restore file
What happens when you press Ctrl+Vkey?
(a) The selected item is pasted from the clipboard
(b) A capital V letter is typed into you document at the cursor point
(c) The selected item is pasted to the clipboard
(d) The selected drawing objects are distributed vertically on the page
. All of the following are included in typical computer programming language which are in use currently Except
(c) visual Basic NET
(d) machine language
. ______ may be included in other folder while making hierarchical structure folder.
(a) Tiered folder
The most common input devices include:
(a) Monitors and mice.
(b) Monitors and keyboards
(c) Mouse and keyboards
(d) Printer and mice.
Which of the following would NOT ordinarily be considered unstructured data?
(c) audio clips
(d) MP3 files
. The box that contains the central electronic components of the computer is the:
(a) system unit.
(d) input device.
A _____ is a microprocessor based computing device.
(b) Personal computer
. C, BASIC, COBOL, and Java are example of ____ languages.
(c) System programming
. RDBMS is an acronym for
(a)Related Data Managerial System
(b) Relational Database Mana-gement System
(c) Related Data Management System
(d) All of the above
How many types of headings are available in HTML?
. Any computer parts that you can actually touch are considered to be:
. Which conversion type needs sampling of a signal?
(a) analog – digital
(b) digital – digital
(c) digital – analog
(d) All of the above
Which are online resources that enable you to communicate with other microsoft windows user about issues and concerns with your computer
(a) New group
(b) New channel
(c) New online
(d) Internet explorer
Text in a column is generally aligned _____.
Back up of the data files will help to prevent _____.
(a) duplication of data
(b) loss of confidentiality
(c) virus infection
(d) loss of data
The ____ of a system includes the programs or instructions.
There are 50 questions to complete.