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SPECIAL OFFICER PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE QUESTION OBJECTIVES

1. UNIVAC is
A) Universal Automatic Computer
B) Universal Array Computer
C) Unique Automatic Computer
D) Unvalued Automatic Computer
2. The basic operations performed by a computer are
A) Arithmetic operation
B) Logical operation
C) Storage and relative
D) All the above
3. The two major types of computer chips are
A) External memory chip
B) Primary memory chip
C) Microprocessor chip
D) Both b and c
4. Microprocessors as switching devices are for which generation computers
A) First Generation
B) Second Generation
C) Third Generation
D) Fourth Generation
5. What is the main difference between a mainframe and a super computer?
A) Super computer is much larger than mainframe computers
B) Super computers are much smaller than mainframe computers
C) Supercomputers are focused to execute few programs as fast as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute
as many programs concurrently
D) Supercomputers are focused to execute as many programs as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute few
programs as fast as possible.
6. ASCII and EBCDIC are the popular character coding systems. What does EBCDIC stand for?
A) Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code
B) Ex tended Bit Code Decimal Interchange Code
C) Ex tended Bit Case Decimal Interchange Code
D) Extended Binary Case Decimal Interchange Code
7. The brain of any computer system is
A) ALU
B) Memory
C) CPU
D) Control unit
8. Storage capacity of magnetic disk depends on
A) Tracks per inch of surface
B) Bits per inch of tracks
C) Disk pack in disk surface
D) All of above
9. The two kinds of main memory are:
A) Primary and secondary
B) Random and sequential
C) ROM and RAM
D) All of above
10. A storage area used to store data to a compensate for the difference in speed at which the different units can
handle data is
A) Memory
B) Buffer
C) Accumulator
D) Address

11. Computer is free from tiresome and boardroom. We call it


A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Diligence
D) Versatility
12. Integrated Circuits (ICs) are related to which generation of computers.
A) First generation
B) Second generation
C) Third generation
D) Fourth generation
13. CD-ROM is a
A) Semiconductor memory
B) Memory registers
C) Magnetic memory
D) None of above
14. A hybrid computer
A) Resembles digital computer
B) Resembles analogue computer
C) Resemble both a digital and analogue computer
D) None of the above
15. Which type of computers uses the 8-bit code called EBCDIC.
A) Minicomputers
B) Microcomputers
C) Mainframe computers
D) Super computer
16. The ALU of a computer responds to the commands coming from
A) Primary memory
B) Control section
C) External memory
D) Cache memory
17. Chief component of first generation computer was
A) Transistors
B) Vacuum Tubes and Valves
C) Integrated Circuits
D) None of above
18. To produce high quality graphics (hardcopy) in color, you would want to use a/n
A) RGB monitors
B) Plotter
C) Ink-jet printer
D) Laser printer
19. What are the stages in the compilation process?
A) Feasibility study, system design and testing
B) Implementation and documentation
C) Lexical Analysis, syntax analysis, and code generation
D) None of the above
20. Which of the following IC was used in third generation of computers?
A) SSI
B) MSI
C) LSI
D) Both a and b
21. The main electronic component used in first generation computers was
A) Transistors
B) Vacuum Tubes and Valves
C) Integrated Circuits
D) None of above

22. A dumb terminal has


A) An embedded microprocessor
B) Extensive memory
C) Independent processing capability
D) A keyboard and screen
23. One millisecond is
A) 1 second
B) 10th of a second
C) 1000th of a second
D) 10000th of a second
24. The output quality of a printer is measured by
A) Dot per sq. inch
B) Dot per inch
C) Dots printed per unit time
D) All of the above
25. Which of the following was a special purpose computer?
A) ABC
B) ENIAC
C) EDVAC
D) All of the above
26. What was the computer invented by Attanasoff and Clifford.
A) Mark I
B) ABC
C) Z3
D) None of above
27. Which of the following storage devices can store maximum amount of data?
A) Floppy Disk
B) Hard Disk
C) Compact Disk
D) Magneto Optic Disk
28. Which computer was considered the first electronic computer until 1973 when court invalidated the patent?
A) ENIAC
B) MARK I
C) Z3
D) ABC
29. A physical connection between the microprocessor memory and other parts of the microcomputer is known as
A) Path
B) Address bus
C) Route
D) All of the above
30. High density double sided floppy disks could store of data
A) 1.40 MB
B) 1.44 GB
C) 1.40 GB
D) 1.44 MB
31. A high quality CAD system uses the following for printing drawing and graphs
A) Dot matrix printer
B) Digital plotter
C) Line printer
D) All of the above
32. Which of the following is not an input device?
A) OCR
B) Optical scanners
C) Voice recognition device
D) COM (Computer Output to Microfilm)

33. The accuracy of the floating-point numbers represent able in two 16-bit words of a computer is approximately
A) 16 digits
B) 6 digits
C) 9 digits
D) All of above
35. in most IBM PCs, the CPU, the device drives, memory expansion slots and active components are mounted on a
single board. What is the name of this board?
A) Motherboard
B) Breadboard
C) Daughter board
D) Grandmother board
36. Magnetic disks are the most popular medium for
A) Direct access
B) Sequential access
C) Both of above
D) None of above
37. A technique used by codes to convert an analog signal into a digital bit stream is known as
A) Pulse code modulation
B) Pulse stretcher
C) Query processing
D) Queue management
38. Regarding a VDU, Which statement is more correct.
A) It is an output device
B) It is an input device
C) It is a peripheral device
D) It is hardware item
39. A modern electronic computer is a machine that is meant for
A) Doing quick mathematical calculations
B) Input, storage, manipulation and outputting of data
C) Electronic data processing
D) Performing repetitive tasks accurately
40. When was vacuum tube invented?
A) 1900
B) 1906
C) 1910
D) 1880
41. Which of the following produces the best quality graphics reproduction?
A) Laser printer
B) Ink jet printer
C) Plotter
D) Dot matrix printer
42. Computers with 80286 microprocessor called as
A) XT computer
B) AT computers
C) PS/2 computer
D) None of above
43. An application suitable for sequential processing is
A) Processing of grades
B) Payroll processing
C) Both a and b
D) All of above
44. Which of the following is not processing?
A) Arranging
B) Manipulating
C) Calculating
D) Gathering

45. The digital computer was developed primarily in


A) USSR
B) Japan
C) USA
D) UK
46. Software in computer
A) Enhances the capabilities of the hardware machine
B) Increase the speed of central processing unit
C) Both of above
D) None of above
47. Todays computer giant IBM was earlier known by different name which was changes in 1924. What was that
name.
A) Tabulator Machine Co.
B) Computing Tabulating Recording Co.
C) The Tabulator Ltd.
D) International Computer Ltd.
48. before a disk drive can access any sector record, a computer program has to provide the records disk address.
What information does this address specify?
A) Track number
B) Sector number
C) Surface number
D) All of above
49. The arranging of data in a logical sequence is called
A) Sorting
B) Classifying
C) Reproducing
D) Summarizing
50. What is the responsibility of the logical unit in the CPU of a computer?
A) To produce result
B) To compare numbers
C) To control flow of information
D) To do maths works
51. Abacus was the first
A) Electronic computer
B) Mechanical computer
C) Electronic calculator
D) Mechanical calculator
52. If in a computer, 16 bits are used to specify address in a RAM, the number of addresses will be
A) 216
B) 65,536
C) 64K
D) Any of the above
53. Instructions and memory address are represented by
A) Character code
B) Binary codes
C) Binary word
D) Parity bit
54. the terminal device that functions as a cash register, computer terminal, and OCR reader is the:
A) Data collection terminal
B) OCR register terminal
C) Video Display terminal
D) POS terminal

55. A set of flip flops integrated together is called


A) Counter
B) Adder
C) Register
D) None of the above
56. People often call as the brain of computer system
A) Control Unit
B) Arithmetic Logic Unit
C) Central Processing Unit
D) Storage Unit
57. Which is used for manufacturing chips?
A) Bus
B) Control unit
C) Semiconductors
D) A and b only
58. The value of each bead in heaven is
A) 1
B) 3
C) 5
D) 7
59. The first computer introduced in Nepal was
A) IBM 1400
B) IBM 1401
C) IBM 1402
D) IBM1402
60. Mnemonic a memory trick is used in which of the following language.
A) Machine language
B) Assembly language
C) High level language
D) None of above
61. Instruction in computer languages consists of
A) OPCODE
B) OPERAND
C) Both of above
D) None of above
62. Which generation of computer is still under development?
A) Fourth Generation
B) Fifth Generation
C) Sixth Generation
D) Seventh Generation
63. A register organized to allow to move left or right operations is called a
A) Counter
B) Loader
C) Adder
D) Shift register
64. Which was the most popular first generation computer?
A) IBM 650
B) IBM 360
C) IBM 1130
D) IBM 2700
65. Which is considered a direct entry input device.
A) Optical scanner
B) Mouse and digitizer
C) Light pen
D) All of the above

66. A set of information that defines the status of resources allocated to a process is
A) Process control
B) ALU
C) Register Unit
D) Process description
67. Each set of Napiers bones consisted of rods.
A) 5
B) 9
C) 11
D) 13
68. BCD is
A) Binary Coded Decimal
B) Bit Coded Decimal
C) Binary Coded Digit
D) Bit Coded Digit
69. When was the worlds first laptop computer introduced in the market and by whom?
A) Hewlett-Packard, 1980
B) Epson, 1981
C) Laplink Traveling Software Inc, 1982
D) Tandy Model-200, 1985
70. From which generation operating systems were developed.
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth
71. The first firm to mass-market a microcomputer as a personal computer was
A) IBM
B) Super UNIVAC
C) Radio Shaks
D) Data General Corporation
72. How many address lines are needed to address each machine location in a 2048 x 4 memory chip?
A) 10
B) 11
C) 8
D) 12
73. Properly arranged data is called
A) Field
B) Words
C) Information
D) File
74. A computer consists of
A) A central processing unit
B) A memory
C) Input and output unit
D) All of the above
75. Why are vacuum tubes also called valves.
A) Because they can amplify the weak signals and make them strong
B) Because they can stop or allow the flow of current
C) Both of above
D) None of above
76. John Napier invented Logarithm in
A) 1614
B) 1617
C) 1620
D) None of above

77. An integrated circuit is


A) A complicated circuit
B) An integrating device
C) Much costlier than a single transistor
D) Fabricated on a tiny silicon chip
78. What type of control pins are needed in a microprocessor to regulate traffic on the bus, in order to prevent two
devices from trying to use it at the same time.
A) Bus control
B) Interrupts
C) Bus arbitration
D) Status
79. Where as a computer mouse moves over the table surface, the trackball is
A) Stationary
B) Difficult to move
C) Dragged
D) Moved in small steps
80. Which of the following is used as a primary storage device?
A) Magnetic drum
B) Hard Disks
C) Floppy
D) All of above
81. Multi user systems provided cost savings for small business because they use a single processing unit to link several
A) Personal computers
B) Workstations
C) Dumb terminals
D) Mainframes
82. What are the three decisions making operations performed by the ALU of a computer?
A) Grater than
B) Less than
C) Equal to
D) All of the above
83. The word processing task associated with changing the appearance of a document is
A) Editing
B) Writing
C) Formatting
D) All of above
84. Nepal brought a computer for census of 2028 BS. This computer was of
A) First generation
B) Second generation
C) Third generation
D) Fourth generation
85. Algorithm and Flow chart help us to
A) Know the memory capacity
B) Identify the base of a number system
C) Direct the output to a printer
D) Specify the problem completely and clearly
86. Which statement is valid about computer program?
A) It is understood by a computer
B) It is understood by programmer
C) It is understood user
D) Both a & b
87. The difference between memory and storage is that memory is and storage is
A) Temporary, permanent
B) Permanent, temporary
C) Slow, fast
D) All of above

88. When was Pascaline invented?


A) 1617
B) 1620
C) 1642
D) 1837
89. Which of the following statement is valid?
A) Lady Augusta is the first programmer
B) Ada is the daughter of Lord Byron, a famous English poet
C) ADA is a programming language developed by US Defense
D) All of above
90. A compiler is a translating program which
A) Translates instruction of a high level language into machine language
B) Translates entire source program into machine language program
C) It is not involved in programs execution
D) All of above
91. What is required when more than one person uses a central computer at the same time?
A) Light pen
B) Mouse
C) Digitizer
D) Terminal
92. Which of the following is the first computer to use Stored Program Concept?
A) UNIVAC
B) ENIAC
C) EDSAC
D) None of above
93. The term gigabyte refers to
A) 1024 bytes
B) 1024 kilobytes
C) 1024 megabytes
D) 1024 gigabyte
94. In which year was UKs premier computing event started.
A) 1980
B) 1985
C) 1986
D) 1987
95. Once you load the suitable program and provide required data, computer does not need human intervention. This
feature is known as
A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Versatility
D) Automatic
96. What is a brand?
A) The name of companies that made computers
B) The name of product a company gives to identify its product in market
C) A name of class to indicate all similar products from different companies
D) All of above
97. Machine language is
A) Machine dependent
B) Difficult to program
C) Error prone
D) All of above
98. A byte consists of
A) One bit
B) Four bits
C) Eight bits
D) Six teen bits

99. Modern Computers are very reliable but they are not
A) Fast
B) Powerful
C) Infallible
D) Cheap
100. What is the date when Babbage conceived Analytical engine
A) 1642
B) 1837
C) 1880
D) 1850
101. What was the expected feature of fifth generation computers when Japan started FGCS?
A) Operating Systems
B) Parallel Processing
C) ULSI
D) None of above
102. Which of the following memory medium is not used as main memory system?
A) Magnetic core
B) Semiconductor
C) Magnetic tape
D) Both semiconductor and magnetic tape
103. The storage subsystem in a microcomputer consists mainly of or media with varying capacities
A) Memory or video
B) Magnetic or optical
C) Optical or memory
D) Video or magnetic
104. Programs designed to perform specific tasks is known as
A) System software
B) Application software
C) Utility programs
D) Operating system
105. Computer operators
A) Writes computer programs for specific problems
B) Operate the device which input and output data from the computer
C) Normally require a college degree in computer science
D) all of the above
106. Which of the following is not anti-viruses software?
A) NAV
B) F-Prot
C) Oracle
D) McAfee
107. What is a compiler?
A) A compiler does a conversion line by line as the program is run
B) A compiler converts the whole of a higher level program code into machine code in one step
C) A compiler is a general purpose language providing very efficient execution
D) None of the above
108. Computers are also called personal computers
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
109. Which of the following is not input unit device?
A) scanner
B) Camera
C) Plotter
D) Digitizer

110. Identify the correct statement


A) IBM PCs used RISC CPU designs
B) Macintosh used CISC CPU design
C) IBM used CISC CPU design
D) None of above is true
111. Which of the following statement is false?
A) Mechanical analog computers have existed for thousands of years
B) There are mechanical analog computers and electronic analog computers.
C) All electronic computers are digital computers
D) All of above are false
112. Which of the following require large computers memory?
A) Imaging
B) Graphics
C) Voice
D) All of Above
113. Which of the following is machine independence program?
A) High level language
B) Low level language
C) Assembly language
D) Machine language
114. When was the first electro-mechanical computer developed?
A) 1880
B) 1990
C) 1944
D) None of above
115. The first machine to successfully perform a long series of arithmetic and logical operations was:
A) ENIAC
B) Mark-I
C) Analytic Engine
D) UNIVAC-1
116. Which one is the largest space?
A) Kilobyte
B) Petabyte
C) Terabyte
D) Gigabyte
117. FORTRAN programming language is more suitable for
A) Business Applications
B) Marketing Applications
C) Scientific Applications
D) None of the above
118. The brain of any computer system is
A) Control Unit
B) Arithmetic Logic Unit
C) Central Processing Unit
D) Storage Unit
119. Analog computer works on the supply of
A) Continuous electrical pulses
B) Electrical pulses but not continuous
C) Magnetic strength
D) None of the above
120. An error in software or hardware is called a bug. What is the alternative computer jargon for it?
A) Leech
B) Squid
C) Slug
D) Glitch

121. The advantage of COM are its and


A) Compact size; speed readability
B) Compact size, speed
C) Readability; speed
D) Low cost; readability
122. The BIOS is the abbreviation of.
A) Basic Input Output System
B) Best Input Output System
C) Basic Input Output Symbol
D) Base Input
Output System
123. Which printer is very commonly used for desktop publishing?
A) Laser printer
B) Inkjet printer
C) Daisywheel printer
D) Dot matrix printer
124. IBM 1401 is
A) First Generation Computer
B) Second Generation Computer
C) Third Generation Computer
D) Fourth Generation Computer
125. Most of the first generation computers were
A) Special purpose computers
B) General purpose computers
C) Both of above
D) None of above
126. Floppy disks typically in diameter
A) 3
B) 5.25
C) 8
D) All of above
127. The output quality of a printer is measured by
A) Dot per inch
B) Dot per sq. inch
C) Dots printed per unit time
D) All of above
128. on a PC, how much memory is available to application software.
A) 1024 KB
B) 760 KB
C) 640 KB
D) 560 KB
129. In a computer is capable to store single binary bit.
A) Capacitor
B) Flip flop
C) Register
D) Inductor
130. What does DMA stand for?
A) Distinct Memory Access
B) Direct Memory Access
C) Direct Module Access
D) Direct Memory Allocation
131. Who invented Integrated Circuits?
A) Jack Kilby
B) Robert Noyce
C) Both of above
D) None of above

132. Operating system, editors, and debuggers come under.


A) System Software
B) Application Software
C) Utilities
D) None of the above
133. One computer that is not considered a portable is
A) Minicomputer
B) Laptop computer
C) Notebook computer
D) All of above
134. Which of the following is not an electronic computer?
A) ENIAC
B) ABC
C) UNIVAC
D) EDVAC
135. What is the name of the display feature that highlights are of the screen which requires operator attention?
A) Pixel
B) Reverse video
C) Touch screen
D) Cursor
136. Which is the largest computer?
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
137. Which of the following are the best units of data on an external storage device?
A) Bits
B) Bytes
C) Hertz
D) Clock cycles
138. The personal computer industry was started by
A) IBM
B) Apple
C) Compaq
D) HCL
139. What is meant by a dedicated computer?
A) Which is used by one person only?
B) Which is assigned one and only one task?
C) Which uses one kind of software?
D) Which is meant for application software?
140. Which programming languages are classified as low level languages?
A) Basic, COBOL, FORTRAN
B) Prolog 2, Expert Systems
C) Knowledge based Systems
D) Assembly Languages
141. What was the main disadvantage of vacuum tubes?
A) They were larger in size
B) They consumed a lot of electricity
C) They produced heat and often burned out
D) The operation cost was high
142. Registers, which are partially visible to users and used to hold conditional, is known as
A) PC
B) Memory address registers
C) General purpose registers
D) Flags

143. Which is not a computer of first generation?


A) ENIAC
B) UNIVAC
C) IBM 360
D) IBM 1401
144. Registers which are partially visible to users and used to hold conditional codes (bits set by the CPU hardware as
the result of operations), are known as
A) PC
B) Flags
C) Memory Address Registers
D) General Purpose Registers
145. Who invented vacuum tubes?
A) John Bardeen
B) William Shockley
C) Lee de Forest
D) All of above
146. An approach that permits the computer to work on several programs instead of one is
A) On-line thesaurus
B) Multiprogramming
C) Over lapped processing
D) Outline processor
147. Who suggested Stored Program Concept?
A) John Mauchly
B) J.P. Eckert
C) John Neumann
D) Joseph Jacquard
148. The central processing unit (CPU) consists of
A) Input, output and processing
B) Control unit, primary storage, and secondary storage
C) Control unit, arithmetic-logic unit and primary storage
D) Control unit, processing, and primary storage
149. the notable features like keyboards, monitors, GUI were developed in
A) First generation
B) Second generation
C) Third generation
D) Fourth generation
150. UNIVAC is
A) Universal Automatic Computer
B) Universal Array Computer
C) Unique Automatic Computer
D) Unvalued Automatic Computer
151. Which is the highest form?
A) Data
B Information
C) Knowledge
D) All of above
152. Who is credited with the idea of using punch cards to control patterns in a wavy nag machine?
A) Pascal
B) Hollerith
C) Babbage
D) Jacquard
153. What is an interpreter?
A) An interpreter does the conversion line by line as the program is run
B) An interpreter is the representation of the system being designed
C) An interpreter is a general purpose language providing very efficient execution
D) None of the above

154. Which is a semi conductor memory?


A) Dynamic
B) Static
C) Bubble
D) Both a & b
155. RJ45 UTP cable has Cables.
A) 2 pair
B) 3 pair
C) 4 pair
D) 5 pair
156. Which of the following is not a valid size of a Floppy Disk?
A) 8.
B) 5 .
C) 3 .
D) 5 .
157. The earliest calculating devices are
A) Abacus
B) Clock
C) Difference Engine
D) None of these
158. Word length of a Personal Computer is
A) 4 bits
B) 8 bits
C) 16 bits
D) 64 bits
159 What was the first computer to perform all calculation using electronics rather than wheels, ratchets, or
mechanical switches?
A) Mark I
B) ABC
C) Z3
D) None of above
160. A directly accessible appointment calendar is feature of a resident package
A) CPU
B) Memory
C) Buffer
D) ALU
161. Which unit converts computer data into human readable form.
A) Input unit
B) Output unit
C) ALU
D) Control Unit
162. The full form of ALU is
A) Arithmetic Logic Unit
B) Array Logic Unit
C) Application Logic Unit
D) None of above
163. What produces useful information out of data.
A) Computer
B) Processing
C) Programming
D) None of above
164. Which of the following device was not invented by Babbage.
A) Pascaline
B) Difference Engine
C) Analytical Engine
D) None of above

165. A digital computer did not score over an analog computer in terms of
A) Speed
B) Accuracy
C) Reliability
D) Cost
166. Which number system is usually followed in a typical 32-bit computer?
A) Binary
B) Decimal
C) Hexadecimal
D) Octal
167. A computer has very low failure rate because it uses electronic components. It produces very consistent results.
This is highlighted by which of the feature of computer.
A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Versatility
D) Automatic
168. A paper printout of a document is known as
A) Softcopy output
B) Hardcopy output
C) Permanent Output
D) All of above
169. Which electronic component was made out of semiconductor material?
A) Vacuum tubes
B) Transistors
C) ICs
D) All of above
170. The act of retrieving existing data from memory is called
A) Read-out
B) Read from
C) Read
D) All of above
171. Which part of the computer is used for calculating and comparing?
A) Disk unit
B) Control unit
C) ALU
D) Modem
172. ABC is a
A) Special purpose computer
B) General purpose computer
C) All Purpose Computers
D) None of above
173. The computer code for the interchange of information between terminals is
A) ASCII
B) BCD
C) EBCDIC
D) All of above
174. When was the X window system born?
A) 1984
B) 1989
C) 1988
D) 1990
175. What is the first stage in software development?
A) Specification and design
B) Testing
C) System Analysis
D) Maintenance

176. Which of the following is valid statement?


A) Data in itself is useless unless it is processed
B) The data that is processed is called a program
C) The data which is not yet processed is information
D) Information is processed by computer to generate data.
177. The Second Generation Computer was based on .
A) Vacuum Tube
B) Silicon Chips
C) Transistor
D) Bio Chips
178. EBCDIC stands for
A) Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code
B) Ex tended Bit Code Decimal Interchange Code
C) Ex tended Bit Case Decimal Interchange Code
D) Extended Binary Case Decimal Interchange Code
179. Personnel who design, program, operates and maintains computer equipment refers to
A) Console-operator
B) Programmer
C) People ware
D) System Analyst
180. IBM System/360 is
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) None of above
181. A system is
A) An integration of different units so as to achieve an objective
B) input unit
C) Input and output unit
D) Input, output and storage units
182. Which of the following programming language started from second generation?
A) Cobol
B) BASIC
C) C
D) LISP
183. The translator program used in assembly language is called
A) Compiler
B) Interpreter
C) Assembler
D) Translator
184. EEPROM stands for
A) Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
B) Easily Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
C) Electronic Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
D) None of the above
185. Regarding data, computers are very good at
A) Store
B) Processing
C) Retrieve
D) All of above
186. Bit map terminal
A) Support display containing multiple windows
B) Require considerable amount of video RAM
C) Requires tremendous amount of copying and hence low performance
D) All of above

187. First generation computers used for memory


A) Vacuum tubes
B) Silicon chips
C) Magnetic drum
D) RAM
188. Which of the following memories allows simultaneous read and writes operations?
A) ROM
B) RAM
C) EPROM
D) None of above
189. EPROM can be used for
A) Erasing the contents of ROM
B) Reconstructing the contents of ROM
C) Erasing and reconstructing the contents of ROM
D) Duplicating ROM
190. ENIAC uses
A) Decimal Numbering System
B) Octal Numbering System
C) Binary Numbering System
D) Hexadecimal Numbering System
191. A term associated with the comparison of processing speeds of different computer system is:
A) EFTS
B) MPG
C) MIPS
D) CPS
192. Which of the following is problem oriented language?
A) High level language
B) Machine language
C) Assembly language
D) Low level language
193. A 32 bit microprocessor has the word length equal to
A) 2 byte
B) 32 byte
C) 4 byte
D) 8 byte
194. The term GIGO is related to
A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Versatility
D) Automatic
195. Web cam is an
A) Input unit device
B) Output unit device
C) Processing device
D) Input and Output device
196. Bit stands for
A) Binary digits
B) Bit of system
C) A part of byte
D) All of above
197. Access time is
A) Seek time + latency time
B) Seek time
C) Seek time. Latency time
D) Latency time

198. Which device can understand difference between data & programs?
A) Input device
B) Output device
C) Memory
D) Microprocessor
199. Which of the following is a read only memory storage device?
A) Floppy Disk
B) CD-ROM
C) Hard Disk
D) None of these
200. Symbolic logic was discovered by
A) George Boole
B) Herman Hollerith
C) Van Neumann
D) Basic Pascal
201. Which of the following is not valid statement?
A) Hard is referred to mean something temporary
B) Hard is used to mean something tangible
C) Soft is used to mean something permanent
D) Soft is used to mean something tangible
202. Digital devices are
A) Digital Clock
B) Automobile speed meter
C) Clock with a dial and two hands
D) All of them
203. Primary memory stores
A) Data alone
B) Programs alone
C) Results alone
D) All of these
204. After copying the content how many times can you paste?
A) 1
B) 16
C) 32
D) Many
205. WAN stands for
A) Wap Area Network
B) Wide Area Network
C) Wide Array Net
D) Wireless Area Network
206. An error in computer data is called
A) Chip
B) Bug
C) CPU
D) Storage device
207. The instructions for starting the computer are house on
A) Random access memory
B) CD Rom
C) Read only memory chip
D) All of above
208. 1 nibble equals to
A) 1 bits
B) 2 bits
C) 4 bits
D) 8 bits

209. Perforated paper used as input of output media is known as


A) Paper tapes
B) Magnetic tape
C) Punched papers tape
D) Card punch
210. The secondary storage devices can only store data but they cannot perform
A) Arithmetic Operation
B) Logic operation
C) Fetch operations
D) Either of the above
211. Which American computer company is called Big Blue?
A) Microsoft
B) Compaq Corp
C) IBM
D) Tandy Svenson
212. It was in 2028 BS the was brought in to calculate census data.
A) IBM 1400
B) IBM 1401
C) ICL 2950
D) None of above
213. Who is the inventor of ABC Computer?
A) John v. Atanasoff
B) Clifford Berry
C) Both of above
D) None of above
214. Which of the following is the largest unit?
A) Data
B) Field
C) Record
D) Database file
215. Find out who is not the inventor of transistors among following names
A) John Burdeen
B) William Shockley
C) Walter Brattain
D) Lee de Forest
216. Which of the following is not true for a magnetic disk?
A) It is expensive relative to magnetic tape
B) It provides only sequential access to stored data
C) Users can easily update records by writing over the old data
D) All of above
217. A disadvantage of the laser printer is
A) It is quieter than an impact printer
B) It is very slow
C) The output is of a lower quality
D) None of the above
218. the most commonly used standard data code to represent alphabetical, numerical and punctuation characters
used in electronic data processing system is called
A) ASCII
B) EBCDIC
C) BCD
D) All of above
219. Which access method is used to access cassette tape?
A) Direct
B) Sequential
C) Both of the above
D) None of the above

220. A Compiler is
A) A combination of computer hardware
B) A program which translates from one high-level language to another
C) A program which translates from one high-level to a machine level language
D) None of these
221. Which unit holds data temporarily?
A) Input unit
B) Secondary storage unit
C) Output Unit
D) Primary Memory Unit
222. The computer size was very large in
A) First Generation
B) Second Generation
C) Third Generation
D) Fourth Generation
223. A name or number used to identify storage location devices.
A) A byte
B) A record
C) An address
D) All of above
224. Which of the following is not computer language?
A) High level language
B) Medium level language
C) Low level language
D) All of the above
225. Reading data is performed in magnetic disk by
A) Read/write leads
B) Sectors
C) Track
D) Lower surface
226. IBM 7000 digital computer
A) Belongs to second generation
B) Uses VLSI
C) Employs semiconductor memory
D) Has modular constructions
227. Which of the following is not electro-mechanical computer?
A) Mark I
B) ABC
C) Zuse
D) UNIVAC
228. The term computer is derived from
A) Greek language
B) Sanskrit language
C) Latin language
D) German language
229. Which statement is valid about magnetic tape?
A) It is a plastic ribbon
B) It is coated on both sides with iron oxide
C) It can be erased and reused
D) All of above
230. Which of the following is first generation computer?
A) EDSAC
B) IBM 1401
C) CDC 1604
D) ICL 2950

231. A hard copy would be prepared on a


A) Line printer
B) Dot matrix Printer
C) Typewriter terminal
D) All of the above
232. The term GIGO is related to which characteristics of computers.
A) Speed
B) Automatic
C) Accuracy
D) Reliability
233. Which of the following programming language were used in first generation computers?
A) Machine language
B) Assembly language
C) Both of above
D) None of above
234. To locate a data item for storage is
A) Field
B) Feed
C) Database
D) Fetch
235. Who used punched cards practically for the first time in the history of computers?
A) Charles Babbage
B) Dr. Herman Hollerith
C) Howard Aikin
D) Joseph Jacquard
236. Hard disk is coated in both sides with
A) Magnetic metallic oxide
B) Optical metallic oxide
C) Carbon layer
D) All of the above
237. Which of the following term means to reckon?
A) Putare
B) Com
C) Computa
D) Computar
238. An input /output device at which data enter or leaves a computer system is
A) Keyboard
B) Terminal
C) Printer
D) Plotter
239. Which of the following is first generation of computer?
A) EDSAC
B) IBM-1401
C) CDC-1604
D) ICL-2900
240. A name or number used to identify a storage location is called
A) A byte
B) A record
C) An address
D) All of above
241. Computer professionals working in a computer centre are
A) Software
B) Firmware
C) Hardware
D) Humanware

242. The first general purpose electronic computer in the world was
A) UNIVAC
B) EDVAC
C) ENIAC
D) All of above
243. The contents of information are stored in
A) Memory data register
B) Memory address register
C) Memory arithmetic registers
D) Memory access registers
244. Which of the following is correct full form of BCD?
A) Binary Coded Decimal
B) Bit Coded Decimal
C) Binary Coded Digit
D) Bit Coded Digit
245. Which was the worlds first microcomputer that used Intel 80386 microprocessor chip?
A) IBM PS/2
B) HP-9830
C) DeskPro-386
D) IBM-360
246. The qualitative or quantitative attribute of a variable or set of variables is termed as
A) Data
B) Information
C) Both of above
D) None of above
247. Main storage is also called
A) Accumulator
B) Control Unit
C) Register Unit
D) Memory
248. Which of the following are (is) considered to be video component?
A) Resolution
B) Color depth
C) Refresh rate
D) The entire alcove
249. For what Antikyathera was used.
A) For counting
B) For Calculating tax collection
C) For calculating astronomical positions
D) For calculating firing weapons
250. Memory unit is one part of
A) Input device
B) Control unit
C) Output device
D) Central Processing Unit
251. Microprocessors can be used to make
A) Computer
B) Digital systems
C) Calculators
D) All of the above
252. Which statement is valid about computer program?
A) High level languages must be converted into machine language to execute
B) High level language programs are more efficient and faster to execute
C) It is more difficult to identify errors in high level language program than in low level programs
D) All of above

253. By programmable machine we mean


A) Computers
B) Modern television
C) Washing machines
D) Anything that can be set to perform different tasks with suitable programs
254. Which of the following is a secondary memory device?
A) Keyboard
B) Disk
C) ALU
D) All of the above
255. The memory which is programmed at the time it is manufactured
A) ROM
B) RAM
C) PROM
D) EPROM
256. One of the popular mass storage devices is CD ROM. What does CD ROM stand for?
A) Compactable Read Only Memory
B) Compact Data Read Only Memory
C) Compactable Disk Read Only Memory
D) Compact Disk Read Only Memory
257. Identify the true statement
A) Computers are 100% accurate but it can suffer from GIGO
B) Computers are reliable because they use electronic component which have very low failure rate
C) Computer is never tired and does not suffer from boredom
D) All of above
258. FORTRAN is
A) File Translation
B) Format Translation
C) Formula Translation
D) Floppy Translation
259. The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored in ROM is known as
A) Hardware
B) Software
C) Firmware
D) ROM ware
260. Which of the following memories must be refreshed many times per second?
A) Static RAM
B) Dynamic RAM
C) EPROM
D) ROM
261. What do you call the translator which takes assembly language program as input & produce machine language
code as output.
A) Compiler
B) Interpreter
C) Debugger
D) Assembler
262. Serial access memories are useful in applications where
A) Data consists of numbers
B) Short access time is required
C) Each stored word is processed differently
D) Data naturally needs to flow in and out in serial form
263. in mode, the communication channel is used in both directions at the same time.
A) Full-duplex
B) Simplex
C) Half-duplex
D) None of the above

264. Who invented Slide Rules?


A) John Napier
B) William Oughtred
C) Gottfried Leibnitz
D) Blaise Pascal
265. The proper definition of a modern digital computer is
A) An electronic automated machine that can solve problems involving words and numbers
B) A more sophistic and modified electronic pocket calculator
C) Any machine that can perform mathematical operations
D) A machine that works on binary code
266. Memory is made up of
A) Set of wires
B) Set of circuits
C) Large number of cells
D) All of these
267. Which of the following are the most powerful computers?
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
268. Which of the printers used in conjunction with computers uses dry ink powder.
A) Daisy wheel printer
B) Line printer
C) Laser printer
D) Thermal printer
269. What is the path from which data flow in a computer system is known as?
A) Car
B) Bus
C) Truck
D) Road
270. Which term is used to describe RAM?
A) Dynamic RAM (DRAM)
B) Static RAM (SRAM)
C) Video RAM (VRAM)
D) All of the above
271. In which year was chip used inside the computer for the first time.
A) 1964
B) 1975
C) 1999
D) 1944
272. Assembly language started to be used from
A) First generation computers
B) Second generation computers
C) Third generation computers
D) Fourth generation computers
273. Which technology is more reliable?
A) Mechanical
B) Electro-Mechanical
C) Electronic
D) For reliability it does not matter. So all of above are reliable
274. Which of the following is not an XT microprocessor?
A) 8006
B) 8086
C) 8088
D) None of above

275. Hard disk is coated in both sides with


A) Magnetic metallic oxide
B) Optical metallic oxide
C) Carbon layer
D) All of the above
276. ASCII stands for
A) American Stable Code for International Interchange
B) American Standard Case for Institutional Interchange
C) American Standard Code for Information Interchange
D) American Standard Code for Interchange Information
277. Raw facts and figures about any particular topic are
A) Information
B) Facts
C) Data
D) None of above
278. A computer can solve more than one kind of problem. This is related to which of the following characteristics.
A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Versatility
D) Automatic
279. From which generation computers the printers were used.
A) first
B) Second
C) Third
D) fourth
280. How many symbols exist in Baudot code?
A) 32
B) 116
C) 58
D) 76
281. Following IC chip integrates 100 thousands electronic components per chip
A) SSI
B) MSI
C) LSI
D) VLSI
282. An application program that helps the user to change any number & immediately see the result of that change is
A) Desktop publishing program
B) Database
C) Spreadsheet
D) All of above
283. in 1830, Charles Babbage designed a machine called the Analytical Engine which he showed at the Paris
Exhibition. In which year was it exhibition?
A) 1820
B) 1860
C) 1855
D) 1870
284. What is the name of the new color laptop computer which is powered by a 386 processor at 33 MHz and is built
by Epson?
A) AX3/33
B) NEC-20
C) Magnum 2000
D) HCL-3000
285. in analog computer
A) Input is first converted to digital form
B) Input is never converted to digital form
C) Output is displayed in digital form

D) All of the above


286. Which of the following computer is not invented by J.P. Eckert and John Archly?
A) ENIAC
B) EDVAC
C) UNIVAC
D) EDSAC
287. When was the company named IBM.
A) 1914
B) 1924
C) 1975
D) None of above
288. Which of the following storage device can store the largest amount of data?
A) Hard Disks
B) Flash Disks
C) Blu-Ray Disks
D) DVDs
289. Who invented Mark I?
A) Howard Aikin
B) J. P. Eckert
C) John Mauchly
D) John v. Atanasoff
290. ALU is
A) Arithmetic Logic Unit
B) Array Logic Unit
C) Application Logic Unit
D) None of above
291. A computer program that converts an entire program into machine language at one time is called a/an
A) Interpreter
B) CPU
C) Compiler
D) Simulator
292. When did arch rivals IBM and Apple Computers Inc. decide to join hands.
A) 1978
B) 1984
C) 1990
D) 1991
293. The purpose of vacuum tube was to NOT act like
A) An amplifier
B) A switch
C) A router
D) None of above
294. As compared to diskettes, the hard disks are
A) More expensive
B) More portable
C) Less rigid
D) Slowly accessed
295. Which of the following is the most quickly accessible storage?
A) RAM
B) Registers
C) Disks
D) Pen Drive
296. The octal equivalence of 111010 is
A) 81
B) 72
C) 71
D) None of above

297. Excessive parallel processing is related to


A) First generation
B) Fourth generation
C) Fifth Generation
D) Third generation
298. Second generation computers were developed during
A) 1949 to 1955
B) 1956 to 1965
C) 1965 to 1970
D) 1970 to 1990
299. What do you call a single point on a computer screen.
A) Cell
B) Element
C) Pixel
D) Bit
300. Mostly which of the following device is used to carry user files.
A) Floppy Disk
B) Hard Disk
C) RAM
D) CDROM
301. Which of the following computer implemented binary numbers, perform calculations using electronics and
implemented separate computation and memory for the first time.
A) Mark I
B) ABC
C) Z3
D) None of above
302. FORTRAN is a programming language. What does FORTRAN stand for.
A) File Translation
B) Format Translation
C) Formula Translation
D) Floppy Translation
303. Which of the following memories needs refreshing?
A) SRAM
B) DRAM
C) ROM
D) All of above
304. Can you tell what passes into and out from the computer via its ports.
A) Data
B) Bytes
C) Graphics
D) Pictures
305. An output device that uses words or messages recorded on a magnetic medium to produce audio response is
A) Magnetic tape
B) Voice response unit
C) Voice recognition unit
D) Voice band
306. Which of the items below are considered removable storage media?
A) Removable hard disk cartridges
B) (Magneto-optical) disk
C) Flexible disks cartridges
D) All of the above
307. Which of the following is not purely output device.
A) Screen
B) Printer
C) Speaker
D) Plotter

308. Who developed a mechanical device in the 17th century that could add, subtract, multiple, divides and to find
square roots.
A) Napier
B) Babbage
C) Pascal
D) Leibniz
309. The first Macintosh computer was from
A) First generation
B) Second generation
C) Third generation
D) Fourth generation
310. Which of the following is not a form of data?
A) Numbers and characters
B) Images
C) Sound
D) None of above
311. Which is not a computer classification?
A) Mainframe
B) Maxframe
C) Mini
D) Notebook
312. The control unit of a microprocessor
A) Stores data in the memory
B) Accepts input data from keyboard
C) Performs arithmetic/logic function
D) None of above
313. Which of the following is internal memory?
A) Disks
B) Pen Drives
C) RAM
D) CDs
314. Which operation is not performed by computer.
A) Inputting
B) Processing
C) Controlling
D) Understanding
315. Floppy disks which are made from flexible plastic material are also called.
A) Hard disks
B) High-density disks
C) Diskettes
D) Templates
316. The magnetic storage chip used to provide non-volatile direct access storage of data and that have no moving
parts are known as
A) Magnetic core memory
B) Magnetic tape memory
C) Magnetic disk memory
D) Magnetic bubble memory
317. A collection of related instructions organized for a common purpose is referred to as
A) File
B) Database
C) Program
D) None of above

318. Plotter accuracy is measured in terms of repeatability and


A) Buffer size
B) Resolution
C) Vertical dimensions
D) Intelligence
319. Computer instructions written with the use of English words instead of binary machine code is called
A) Mnemonics
B) Symbolic code
C) Gray codes
D) Oscoda
320. Which language is directly understood by the computer without translation program?
A) Machine language
B) Assembly language
C) High level language
D) None of above
321. On which aspect the analog computers are better than digital.
A) Speed
B) Accuracy
C) Reliability
D) Automatic
322. Which of the following processors use RISC technology?
A) 486dx
B) Power PC
C) 486sx
D) 6340
323. Which of the following machine was not invented by Charles Babbage?
A) Tabulating Machine
B) Analytical Engine
C) Difference Engine
D) Both C and D
324. How many numbers could ENIAC store in its internal memory?
A) 100
B) 20
C) 80
D) 40
325. The subject of cybernetics deals with the science of
A) Genetics
B) Control and communication
C) Molecular biology
D) Biochemistry
326. Why ABC is considered electro-mechanical computer.
A) Because it was invented before electronic computers were developed
B) Because there are wheels, drums, bars to rotate and move to produce result
C) Because they use the flow of electrons in different component
D) None of above
327. Binary circuit elements have
A) One stable state
B) Two stable state
C) Three stable state
D) None of above
328. Which of the following is used for manufacturing chips?
A) Control bus
B) Control unit
C) Parity unit
D) Semiconductor

329. Which of the following is not a micro computer?


A) Laptop PCs
B) Tablet PCs
C) Desktop PCs
D) None of above
330. The value of each bead in earth is
A) 1
B) 3
C) 5
D) 7
331. When did John Napier develop logarithm.
A) 1416
B) 1614
C) 1641
D) 1804
332. Which of the following terms is the most closely related to main memory?
A) Non volatile
B) Permanent
C) Control unit
D) Temporary
333. Which was the worlds first minicomputer and when was it introduced.
A) PDP-I, 1958
B) IBM System/36, 1960
C) PDP-II, 1961
D) VAX 11/780, 1962
334. a group of magnetic tapes, videos or terminals usually under the control of one master is
A) Cylinder
B) Surface
C) Track
D) Cluster
335. The word length of a computer is measured in
A) Bytes
B) Millimeters
C) Meters
D) Bits
336. What type of memory is not directly addressable by the CPU and requires special so ftw3are called EMS
(expanded memory specification).
A) Extended
B) Expanded
C) Base
D) Conventional
337. Which unit holds data permanently?
A) Input unit
B) Secondary storage unit
C) Output Unit
D) Primary Memory Unit
338. Before a disk can be used to store data. It must be
A) Formatted
B) Reformatted
C) Addressed
D) None of the above
339. Computer system comprises of major units
A) Input unit, output unit, control unit
B) Input unit, output unit, control unit and storage
C) Input unit, output unit, central processing unit and storage unit
D) Input, output and storage units

340. The first general purpose electronic digital computer in the world was
A) UNIVAC
B) EDVAC
C) ENIAC
D) All of above
341. Signals can be analog or digital and a computer that processes the both type of signals is known as
A) Analog computer
B) Digital Computer
C) Hybrid Computer
D) Mainframe Computer
342. High level language is also called
A) Problem oriented language
B) Business oriented language
C) Mathematically oriented language
D) All of the above
343. Human beings are referred to as Homosapinens, which device is called Sillico Sapiens.
A) Monitor
B) Hardware
C) Robot
D) Computer
344. Which of the following file organization is most efficient for a file with a high degree of file activity?
A) Sequential
B) ISAM
C) VSAM
D) B-Tree Index
345. Which of the following is associated with error detector?
A) Odd parity bit
B) Even parity bit
C) Both of the above
D) None of above
346. Magnetic tape can serve as
A) Secondary storage media
B) Output media
C) Input media
D) All of the above
347. Which company is the biggest player in the microprocessor industry?
A) Motorola
B) IBM
C) Intel
D) AMD
348. The first digital computer built with IC chips was known as
A) IBM 7090
B) Apple 1
C) IBM System / 360
D) VAX-10
349. EBCDIC can code up to how many different characters.
A) 256
B) 16
C) 32
D) 64
350. MICR stands for
A) Magnetic Ink Character Reader
B) Magnetic Ink Code Reader
C) Magnetic Ink Cases Reader
D) None

351. Number crunchier is the informal name for


A) Mini computer
B) Super computer
C) Microcomputer
D) Mainframe computer

352. RATS stand for


A) Regression Analysis Time Series
B) Regression Analysis Time Sharing
C) Real Analysis Series
D) All of above
353. Which technology is used in Compact disks?
A) Mechanical
B) Electrical
C) Electro Magnetic
D) Laser
354. Different components of the motherboard of a PC unit are linked together by sets of parallel electrical conducting
lines. What are these lines called?
A) Conductors
B) Buses
C) Connectors
D) Consecutives
355. Which is the first electronic digital computer?
A) ENIAC
B) MARK I
C) Z3
D) ABC
356. Which of the following is a storage device?
A) Tape
B) Hard Disk
C) Floppy Disk
D) All of the above
357. the metal disks, which are permanently housed in, sealed and contamination free containers are called
A) Hard disks
B) Floppy disk
C) Winchester disk
D) Flexible disk
358. A computer program that converts an entire program into machine language is called a/an
A) Interpreter
B) Simulator
C) Compiler
D) Commander
359. A Intel corporation produces chips for which computers.
A) IBM PCs
B) Apple/Macintosh PCs
C) Both of above
D) None of above
360. The first microprocessor built by the Intel Corporation was called
A) 8008
B) 8080
C) 4004
D) 8800

361. Which of the following is not a class of computers based on size?


A) Mainframe Computers
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
362. Who invented EDSAC?
A) John v. Neumann
B) J.P. Eckert and John Mauchly.
C) Maurice Wilkes
D) Howard Aiken
363. EEPROM stands for
A) Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
B) Electronic Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
C) Easily Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
D) Easily Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
364. Which of the following is a class of computers based on model?
A) Digital Computer
B) Hybrid Computers
C) Analog Computers
D) AT Computers
365. What are the computers called that performs calculations and comparisons usually in the binary numbering
system.
A) Analog Computers
B) Digital Computers
C) Hybrid Computers
D) None of above
366. ASCII stands for
A) American Standard Code for Information Interchange
B) American Scientific Code for International Interchange
C) American Standard Code for Intelligence Interchange
D) American Scientific Code for Information Interchange
367. The data recording format in most of the modern magnetic tape is
A) 7-bit ASCII
B) 7-bit EBCDIC
C) 8-bit ASCII
D) 8-bit EBCDIC
368. Why ABC computer is called so.
A) Because it was developed by Attanasoff and Berry
B) Because it was thought to be the first computer so named with first alphabets of English
C) Both of above are the reason to name the computer ABC
D) None of above is true
369. Who designed the first electronics computer ENIAC?
A) Von Neumann
B) Joseph M Jacquard
C) J. P. Eckert and J. W. Archly
D) All of above
370. Central Processing Unit is combination of
A) Control and storage
B) Control and output unit
C) Arithmetic logic and input unit
D) Arithmetic logic and control unit
371. IBM 1401 computer was
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) None of above

372. Time during which a job is processed by the computer is


A) Delay times
B) Real time
C) Execution time
D) Down time
373. CD-ROM stands for
A) Compactable Read Only Memory
B) Compact Data Read Only Memory
C) Compactable Disk Read Only Memory
D) Compact Disk Read Only Memory
374. Which unit converts user data into machine readable form?
A) Input unit
B) Output unit
C) ALU
D) Control Unit
375. Which unit is known as nerve center of computer?
A) ALU
B) CU
C) Memory
D) Registers
376. What does the disk drive of a computer do?
A) Rotate the disk
B) Read the disk
C) Load a program from the disk into the memory
D) Both b and c
377. Access time is
A) Seek time + latency time
B) Seek time
C) Seek time
D) Latency time
378. Who invented the microprocessor?
A) Mercian E Huff
B) Herman H Goldstein
C) Joseph Jacquard
D) All of above
379. MICR stands for
A) Magnetic Ink Character Reader
B) Magnetic Ink Code Reader
C) Magnetic Ink Case Reader
D) None of the above
380. The Width of a processors data path is measured in bits. Which of the following are common data paths?
A) 8 bits
B) 12 bits
C) 16 bits
D) 32 bits
381. MSI is the abbreviation of
A) Medium Scale Integrated
B) Medium System Integrated
C) Medium Scale Intelligent
D) Medium System Intelligent

382. I MB launched its first personal computer called IBM-PC in 1981. It had chips from Intel, disk drives from
Tendon, operating system from Microsoft, the printer from Epson and the application software from everywhere. Can
you name the country which contribute
A) India
B) China
C) Germany
D) Taiwan
383. Which statement is valid about interpreter?
A) It translates one instruction at a time
B) Object code is saved for future use
C) Repeated interpretation is not necessary
D) All of above
384. Easily relatable language is
A) Machine language
B) Assembly language
C) High level language
D) Medium level language
385. Which of the following memories needs refresh?
A) SRAM
B) DRAM
C) ROM
D) All of above
386. Through which device the main components of the computer communicate with each other.
A) Keyboard
B) System Bus
C) Monitor
D) Memory
387. What type of device is computer keyboard?
A) Memory
B) Output
C) Storage
D) Input
388. Which is the limitation of high level language?
A) Lower efficiency
B) Machine dependence
C) Machine level coding
D) None of above
389. An example of a digital device can be
A) Digital clock
B) Automobile speed meter
C) Clock with a dial and two hands
D) All of the above
390. Which of the following is not true?
A) Transistors are much smaller
B) Transistors produce low heat
C) Transistors were less reliable
D) Transistors were used in radios and other electronic devices
391. A characteristic of card systems is:
A) Slowness in processing data
B) Using cards as records of transactions
C) Needing a larger DP staff
D) All of the above

392. The full form of EEPROM is


A) Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
B) Easily Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
C) Electronic Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
D) None of the above
393. the original ASCII code used__bits of each byte, reserving that last bit for error checking
A) 5
B) 6
C) 7
D) 8
394. A computer programmer
A) Does all the thinking for a computer
B) Can enter input data quickly
C) Can operate all types of computer equipments
D) Can draw only flowchart
395. Fifth generation computer is also known as
A) Knowledge information processing system
B) Very large scale integration (VLSI)
C) Both of above
D) None of above
396. The commonly used standard data code to represent alphabetical, numerical and punctuation characters used in
electronic data processing system is called
A) ASCII
B) EBCDIC
C) BCD
D) All of above
397. Which of the following have low failure rate?
A) Mechanical devices
B) Electronic devices
C) electro-mechanical devices
D) None of above
398. Which of the following memories need refresh?
A) SRAM
B) DRAM
C) ROM
D) All of the above
399. A typical personal computer used for business purposes would have of RAM.
A) 4 KB
B) 16 K
C) 64 K
D) 256 K
400. The ALU of a computer normally contains a number of high speed storage element called
A) Semiconductor memory
B) Registers
C) Hard disks
D) Magnetic disk
401. Which was the computer conceived by Babbage.
A) Analytical Engine
B) Arithmetic Machine
C) Donald Knuth
D) All of above
402. The processing speed of first generation computers was
A) Milliseconds
B) Microseconds
C) Nanoseconds
D) Picoseconds

403. Model 5100 were in 1957.


A) The first PC built by IBM
B) The first PC built by Apple
C) The first PC built by Motorola
D) The first PC built by Intel
404. VGA is
A) Video Graphics Array
B) Visual Graphics Array
C) Volatile Graphics Array
D) Video Graphics Adapter
405. A kind of scanner MICR is the short form of
A) Magnetic Ink Character Reader
B) Magnetic Ink Code Reader
C) Magnetic Ink Cases Reader
D) None
406. Which of the following is not a class based on size.
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Micro Computer
C) Mini Computer
D) Digital Computer
407. Which 8-bit chip was used in many of todays TRS-80 computers?
A) Z-8000
B) Motorola 6809
C) Z-8808
D) Z-80
408. Which of the following disk is fixed disk?
A) Hard Disks
B) Flash Disks
C) Blu-Ray Disks
D) DVDs
409. Which of the following professions has not been affected by personal computers?
A) Medical
B) Clerical and law
C) Accounting
D) None of the above
410. the word Abacus is derived from Abax, a word from
A) Latin language
B) Greek Language
C) Sanskrit language
D) Ancient Egypt
411. in latest generation computers, the instructions are executed
A) Parallel only
B) Sequentially only
C) Both sequentially and parallel
D) All of above
412. Which of the following memory medium is not used as main memory system?
A) Magnetic core
B) Semiconductor
C) Magnetic tape
D) Both a and b
413. An online backing storage system capable of storing larger quantities of data is
A) CPU
B) Memory
C) Mass storage
D) Secondary storage

414. A kind of serial dot-matrix printer that forms characters with magnetically-charged ink sprayed dots is called
A) Laser printer
B) Ink-jet printer
C) Drum printer
D) Chan printer
415. Which of the following does not affect the resolution of a video display image?
A) Bandwidth
B) Raster scans rage
C) Vertical and horizontal lines of resolution
D) Screen size
416. Which of the following printing devices and output composed of a series of data?
A) Wire matrix printer
B) Band printer
C) Wang image printer
D) Both a and c
417. Which of the following is an ex ample of fifth generation computer?
A) PIM/m
B) ICL 2950
C) IBM 1401
D) None of above
418. Magnetic disks are the most popular medium for
A) Direct access
B) Sequential access
C) Both of above
D) None of above
419. Which of the following is not a third generation computer?
A) IBM 360
B) IBM 1401
C) PDP-8
D) HP2115
420. The number of records contained within a block of data on magnetic tape is defined by the
A) Block definition
B) Record contain clause
C) Blocking factor
D) Record per block
421. Mark I is also known as
A) American Sequence Controlled Calculator
B) Automatic Sequence Calculating Controller
C) American Sequence Controlled Computer
D) Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator
422. Which of the following registers is loaded with the contents of the memory location pointed by the PC?
A) Memory address registers
B) Memory data registers
C) Instruction registers
D) Program counter
423. Which of the following are the cheapest memory devices in terms of Cost/Bit?
A) Semiconductor memories
B) Magnetic Disks
C) Compact Disks
D) Magnetic Tapes
424. MIS is designed to provide information needed for effective decision making by.
A) Consumers
B) Workers
C) Foremen
D) Managers

425. Which is valid statement?


A) 1 KB = 1024 Bytes
B) 1 MB = 1024 Bytes
C) 1 KB = 1000 Bytes
D) 1 MB = 1000 Bytes
426. Latency time is
A) Time to spin the needed data under head
B) Time to spin the needed data under track
C) Time to spin data under sector
D) All of above
427. Who built the first Mechanical Calculator?
A) Joseph Marie Jacquard
B) John Archly
C) Blaise Pascal
D) Howard Aiken
428. the most important advantage of a video disk is
A) Compactness
B) Potential capacity
C) Durability
D) Cost effectiveness
429. Which of the following generation computers had expensive operation cost?
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth
430. An IBM system/38 represents the computer class of:
A) Small-scale computer
B) Medium-scale computer
C) Large-scale computer
D) Super computer
431. Another word for a daisy wheel printer
A) Petal printer
B) Golf ball printer
C) Laser printer
D) Line printer
432. Cursor is a
A) Pixel
B) Thin blinking line
C) Pointing device
D) None of these
433. Which device is used to backup the data?
A) Floppy Disk
B) Tape
C) Network Drive
D) All of the above
434. Which of the following printers are you sure will not to use if your objective is to print on multi carbon forms.
A) Daisy wheel
B) Dot matrix
C) Laser
D) Thimble
435. Which of the following items are examples of storage devices?
A) Floppy / hard disks
B) CD-ROMs
C) Tape devices
D) All of the above

436. ASCII and EBCDIC are the popular character coding systems. What does ASCII stand for?
A) American Stable Code for International Interchange
B) American Standard Case for Institutional Interchange
C) American Standard Code for Information Interchange
D) American Standard Code for Interchange Information
437. Which computers are used as servers for any medium sized organizations?
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
438. Slide Rules was invented in
A) 1614
B) 1617
C) 1620
D) None of above
439. A normal CD-ROM usually can store up to data.
A) 680 KB
B) 680 Bytes
C) 680 MB
D) 680 GB
440. Which of the following required large computer memory.
A) Imaging
B) Graphics
C) Voice
D) All of above
441. Which was the computer conceived by Babbage.
A) Analytical engine
B) Arithmetic machine
C) Donald Knuth
D) All of above
442. The lower deck of an abacus is known as
A) Heaven
B) Sky
C) Earth
D) Floor
443. All modern computer operate on
A) Information
B) Floppies
C) Data
D) Word
444. The computer that can input analog signals and return result in digital form
A) Analog Computers
B) Digital Computers
C) Hybrid Computers
D) Mainframe Computers
445. Offline device is
A) A device which is not connected to CPU
B) A device which is connected to CPU
C) A direct access storage device
D) An I/O device
446. What is the latest write-once optical storage media?
A) Digital paper
B) Magneto-optical disk
C) WORM disk
D) CD-ROM disk

447. Which of the following programming language started from second generation?
A) LISP
B) C
C) QBASIC
D) FORTRAN
448. Which one of the following input device is user- programmable?
A) Dumb terminal
B) Smart terminal
C) VDT
D) Intelligent terminal
449. Floppy disks typically in diameter
A) 3.
B) 5.25.
C) 8.
D) All of above
450. Current SIMMs have either or connectors (pins)
A) 9 or 32
B) 30 or 70
C) 28 or 72
D) 30 or 72
451. Dot-matrix is a type of
A) Tape
B) Printer
C) Disk
D) Bus
452. Which is not consisted in a processor?
A) ALU
B) CU
C) Memory
D) Registers
453. IBM 1401 is the first computer to enter in Nepal. It belonged to
A) First Generation
B) Second Generation
C) Third Generation
D) Froth Generation
454. The Third Generation Computer was made with .
A) Vacuum Tube
B) Discrete Components
C) IC
D) Bio Chips
455. Which of the following are the two main components of the CPU?
A) Control Unit and Registers
B) Registers and Main Memory
C) Control unit and ALU
D) ALU and bus
456. Fifth generation computer is also known as
A) Knowledge information processing system
B) Very large scale integration
C) Both of above
D) None of above
457. Second Generation computers were developed during
A) 1949 to 1955
B) 1956 to 1965
C) 1965 to 1970
D) 1970 to 1990

458. What is the name of the computer terminal which gives paper printout?
A) Display screen
B) Soft copy terminal
C) Hard copy terminal
D) Plotter
459. Programs are executed on the basis of a priority number in a
A) Batch processing system
B) Multiprogramming
C) Time sharing
D) None of these
460. When was Apple Macintosh II microcomputer introduced in the market.
A) 1964
B) 1970
C) 1983
D) 1986
461. When was the worlds first laptop computer introduced in the market and by whom?
A) Hewlett-Packard
B) Epson, 1981
C) Laplink traveling software In1982
D) Tandy model-2000, 1985
462. Todays computer giant IBM was earlier known by different name which was changed in 1924. What was that
name.
A) Computer Tabulating Recording Co.
B) The Tabulator Ltd.
C) International Computer Ltd.
D) None of above
463. The personnel who deals with the computer and its management put together are called
A) Software
B) Human ware
C) Firmware
D) Hardware
464. Which of the following is input device?
A) scanner
B) Speaker
C) Monitor
D) Projector
465. Which of the following is true?
A) Fields are composed of bytes
B) Records are composed of fields
C) Fields are composed of characters
D) All of above
466. Who built the worlds first electronic calculator using telephone relays, light bulbs and batteries.
A) Claude Shannon
B) Konrard Zues
C) George Stibits
D) Howard H. Aiken
467. WAN is a most used abbreviation in Networking, what is its full form.
A) WAP Area Network
B) Wide Area Network
C) Wide Array of Network
D) Wireless Access Network
468. In which language is source program written.
A) English
B) Symbolic
C) High level
D) Temporary

469. Which of the following is correct acronym of VGA?


A) Video Graphics Array
B) Visual Graphics Array
C) Volatile Graphics Array
D) Video Graphics Adapter
470. A song being played on computer speaker is
A) Hard output
B) Soft output
C) Both hard and soft output
D) Neither hard nor soft output
471. In the IBM PC-At, what do the words AT stand for
A) Additional Terminals
B) Advance technology
C) Applied technology
D) Advanced terminology
472. Size of the primary memory of a PC ranges between
A) 2KB to 8KB
B) 64KB & 256KB
C) 256KB & 640KB
D) None of these
473. What is the number of read -write heads in the drive for a 9- trac magnetic tape.
A) 9
B) 16
C) 18
D) 27
474. An Apple company used chips from for its computers
A) Intel
B) Motorola
C) Both of above
D) None of above
475. Which of the following is a feature of fifth generation computers?
A) Use of natural language
B) Artificial intelligence
C) bio-chips
D) All of above
476. Charles Babbage was awarded by Royal Society for his
A) Difference Engine
B) Analytic Engine
C) Binary System in Analytic Engine
D) His concept of input, mill, output and storage
477. A computer which CPU speed around 100 million instruction per second and with the word length of around 64
bits is known as
A) Super computer
B) Mini computer
C) Micro computer
D) Macro computer
478. When we look at the cost, which of the following computer is most expensive.
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) Super Computers
479. Which of the following will happen when data is entered into a memory location?
A) It will add to the content of the location
B) It will change the address of the memory location
C) It will erase the previous content
D) It will not be fruitful if there is already some data at the location

480. Which device is used as the standard pointing device in a Graphical User Environment?
A) Keyboard
B) Mouse
C) Joystick
D) Track ball
481. Mini computers and micro computers are from which generation of computers.
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth
482. Pick the one that is used for logical operations or comparisons such as less than equal to or greater than.
A) Arithmetic and Logic Unit
B) Control Unit
C) Both of above
D) None of above
483. The operating speed of third generation computer was
A) Milliseconds
B) Microseconds
C) Nanoseconds
D) Picoseconds
484. Which of the following is true?
A) Mark I was 8 feet long
B) Mark I was 2 feet long
C) Mark I was 40 feet long
D) None of above
485. Charles Babbage is considered the father of modern computers because
A) Of his difference engine
B) Of his analytical engine
C) His concept of input, mill and output
D) All of above
486. which of the following is used only for data entry and storage, and never for processing.
A) Mouse
B) Dumb terminal
C) Micro computer
D) Dedicated data entry system
487. What was the first computer brought in Nepal?
A) ICL/2950
B) ENIAC
C) IBM 1401
D) None of above
488. The primary advantage of key-to-tape data entry system is
A) A large percentage of editing can be performed at the time of data entry
B) Key verification is easily performed
C) The tape is reusable
D) Keying errors can be detected as they occur.
489. Basic is language.
A) A procedural
B) An object oriented
C) Both A and B
D) None of the above
490. A computer Program that translates one program instruction at a time into machine language is called a/an
A) Interpreter
B) CPU
C) Compiler
D) Simulator

491. Which of the following have the fastest access time?


A) Semiconductor Memories
B) Magnetic Disks
C) Magnetic Tapes
D) Compact Disks
492. The first electronic general purpose digital computer built by Eckert and Mauchley called ENIAC did not work
on the stored program concept. How many numbers could it store in its internal memory.
A) 100
B) 20
C) 40
D) 80
493. The computer that process both analog and digital is called
A) Analog computer
B) Digital computer
C) Hybrid computer
D) Mainframe computer
494. What was the name of the first commercially available microprocessor chip.
A) Intel 308
B) Intel 33
C) Intel 4004
D) Motorola 639
495. Which of the following class of computers can process physical quantities such as speed?
A) Analog Computers
B) Digital Computers
C) Hybrid Computers
D) None of above
496. How many types of storage loops exists in magnetic bubble memory
A) 8
B) 4
C) 16
D) 2
497. When did IBM introduce the 20286 based PC/AT.
A) 1982
B) 1984
C) 1985
D) 1989
498. The silicon chips used for data processing are called
A) RAM chips
B) ROM chips
C) Micro processors
D) PROM chips
499. Which computers used operating systems by Microsoft.
A) IBM PCs
B) Apple/Macintosh PCs
C) IBM Compatibles
D) Both A & C
500. One of the main feature that distinguish microprocessors from micro-computer is
A) Words are usually large in microprocessors
B) Words are shorter in microprocessors
C) Microprocessor does not contain I/O device
D) Exactly the same as the machine cycle time
501. Napiers Bones were invented in
A) 1614
B) 1617
C) 1620
D) None of above

502. One computer that is not considered a portable computer is


A) Minicomputer
B) A laptop computer
C) Tablet PC
D) All of the above
503. Computers built before the First Generation of computers were:
A) Mechanical
B) Electro-mechanical
C) Electrical
D) None of these
504. Which of the following is a way to access secondary memory?
A) Random access memory
B) Action method
C) Transfer method
D) Density method
505. What is System Analysis.
A) The design of the screen the user will see and use to enter or display data
B) System analysis defines the format and type of data the program will use
C) System Analysis involves creating formal model of the problem to be solved
D) None of the above
506. Which of the following devices have a limitation that we can only store information to it but cannot erase or
modify it?
A) Floppy Disk
B) Hard Disk
C) Tape Drive
D) CDROM
507. Which is an item of storage medium in the form of circular plate?
A) Disk
B) CPU
C) Printer
D) ALU
508. Daisy wheel printer is a type of
A) Matrix printer
B) Impact printer
C) Laser printer
D) Manual printer
509. A number system that has eight different symbols to represent any quantity is known as
A) Binary
B) Octal
C) Decimal
D) Hexadecimal
510. The two basic types of record access methods are:
A) Sequential and random
B) Sequential and indexed
C) Direct and immediate
D) Online and real time
511. Artificial Intelligence is associated with which generation.
A) First Generation
B) Second Generation
C) Fifth Generation
D) Sixth Generation
512. One of a class of storage device devices that can access storage locations in any order is
A) DTE
B) DASD
C) DDE
D) DDE

513. The actual execution of instructions happens in


A) ALU
B) CU
C) Memory
D) None of above
514. Floppy disks are available in
A) Single side single density
B) Single side double density
C) Both of above
D) None of above
515. Which of the following is not electro-mechanical computer?
A) Z3
B) ABC
C) mark I
D) ENIAC
516. Which of the following is a programming language?
A) Lotus
B) Pascal
C) MS-Excel
D) Netscape
517. Which converts the user data into machine readable form?
A) input unit, output unit, control unit
B) central processing unit
C) output unit
D) decoder unit
518. In what respect human beings are superior to computers.
A) Diligence
B) Intelligence
C) Slavery
D) Reliability
519. As compared to the secondary memory, the primary memory of a computer is
A) Large
B) Cheap
C) Fast
D) Slow
520. The language that the computer can understand and execute is called
A) Machine language
B) Application software
C) System program
D) All of above
521. How was the generation of computer classified.
A) By the device used in memory & processor
B) By the speed of computer
C) By the model of the computer
D) By the accuracy of computer
522. Which of the following is not a feature of first generation computers?
A) They used vacuum tubes or valves as main electronic component
B) They consumed lots of electricity and produced excessive heat
C) They used machine language and assembly language to program the machine
D) None of above
523. CAD stands for
A) Computer aided design
B) Computer algorithm for design
C) Computer application in design
D) All of the above

524. Which of the following memories has the shortest access times?
A) Cache memory
B) Magnetic bubble memory
C) Magnetic core memory
D) RAM
525. A small or intelligent device is so called because it contains within it a
A) Computer
B) Microcomputer
C) Programmable
D) Sensor
526. Which of the following is not a primary storage device?
A) Magnetic tape
B) Magnetic disk
C) Optical disk
D) All of above
527. Who invented Analytical engine.
A) Blaise Pascal
B) George Boole
C) Charles Babbage
D) Dr. Herman Hollerith
528. CPU speed of a personal computer is
A) 32 KIPS
B) 100 KIPS
C) 1 MIPS
D) None of these
529. Circular division of disks to store and retrieve data is known as
A) Tracks
B) Sectors
C) Cycles
D) Rings
530. Which statement is valid?
A) 1KB = 1024 bytes
B) 1 MB=2048 bytes
C) 1 MB = 1000 kilobytes
D) 1 KB = 1000 bytes
531. the least significant bit of the binary number, which is equivalent to any odd decimal number, is:
A) 0
B) 1
C) 1 or 0
D) 3
532. the latest PC keyboards use a circuit that senses the movement by the change in its capacitance,
A) Capacitance keyboard
B) Mechanical keyboard
C) Qwerty keyboard
D) Dvorak keyboard
533. The Stepped Reckoner was invented by
A) John Napier
B) William Oughtred
C) Gottfried Leibnitz
D) Blaise Pascal
534. A term used to describe interconnected computer configuration is
A) Multiprogramming
B) Modulation
C) Multiprocessing
D) Micro program sequence

535. While inserting a diskette into the diskette drive of a PC, the diskettes label side should face
A) East
B) North
C) South
D) Up
536. Most of the inexpensive personal computers do not have any disk or diskette drive. What is the name of such
computes.
A) Home computers
B) Diskless computers
C) Dedicated computers
D) General purpose computers
537. What is a light pen.
A) Mechanical Input device
B) Optical input device
C) Electronic input device
D) Optical output device
538. Which of the following class of computers cannot support multiple users simultaneously?
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) All of them can support
539. Which of the following is considered first computer in the world?
A) Z3
B) ABC
C) Mark I
D) None of above
540. When a key is pressed on the keyboard, which standard is used for converting the keystroke into the
corresponding bits.
A) ANSI
B) ASCII
C) EBCDIC
D) ISO
541. In order to play and hear sound on a computer, one needs:
A) a sound card and speakers
B) a microphone
C) all of them required
D) none of them required
542. Which of the following devices can be sued to directly image printed text?
A) OCR
B) OMR
C) MICR
D) All of above
543. For which of the following computers cant be used.
A) gathering data
B) calculating data
C) comparing data
D) Arranging data
544. Which of the following is called low level languages?
A) Machine language
B) Assembly language
C) Both of the above
D) None of above

545. A factor which would strongly influence a business person to adopt a computer is its
A) Accuracy
B) Reliability
C) Speed
D) All of above
546. Who invented punched cards.
A) Charles Babbage
B) Dr. Herman Hollerith
C) Howard Aikin
D) Joseph Jacquard
547. Each model of a computer has a unique
A) Assembly of a computer
B) Machine language
C) High level language
D) All of the above
548. Which of the following is not a primary storage device?
A) Magnetic tape
B) Magnetic disk
C) Optical disk
D) All of the above
549. In a punched card system, data is processed by a
A) Keypunch machine, sorter and posting machine
B) Accounting machine, posting machine, and billing machine
C) Sorter, posting machine, and billing machine
D) Accounting machine, keypunch machine and sorter
550. Which device is required for the Internet connection.
A) Joystick
B) Modem
C) CD Drive
D) NIC Card
551. A set of rods where numbers were carved and used for multiplication and division aids is known as
A) Pascaline
B) Napiers Bones
C) Stepped Reckoner
D) Slide Rule
552. Seek time is
A) time to position the head over proper track
B) time to position the head over proper sector
C) time to position the head over proper cylinder
D) none of above
553. Tape speed is measured in
A) Feet per second
B) Inch per second
C) Meter per second
D) Centimeter per second
554. Punched cards were first introduced by
A) Powers
B) Pascal
C) Jacquard
D) Herman Hollerith
555. Which computer support co-processors.
A) XT computer
B) AT computers
C) None of these
D) Both of these

556. A floppy disk contains


A) Circular tracks only
B) Sectors only
C) Both circular tracks and sectors
D) None of the above
557. The capacity of 3.5 inch floppy disk is
A) 1.40 MB
B) 1.44 GB
C) 1.40 GB
D) 1.44 MB
558. The contribution of Konrard Zuse was long ignored because
A) He made the computers secretly
B) his computers were very complicated and it took time for the people to recognize its power
C) of political reasons. He was German.
D) All of the above
559. Any method for controlling access to or use of memory is known
A) Memory map
B) Memory protection
C) Memory management
D) Memory instruction
560. In what respect computers are superior to human beings.
A) Diligence
B) Intelligence
C) Both of above
D) None of above
561. Com in Latin is
A) intensifying prefix
B) intensifying suffix
C) a term that means to reckon
D) None of above
562. The system unit of a personal computer typically contains all of the following except:
A) Microprocessor
B) Disk controller
C) Serial interface
D) Modem
563. Which of the following is related to fifth generation computers?
A) Knowledge information processing system
B) Very large scale integration (VLSI)
C) Both of above
D) Only b
564. The process of starting a or restarting a computer system by loading instructions from a secondary storage device
into the computer memory is called
A) Duping
B) Booting
C) Padding
D) CPS
565. MSI stands for
A) Medium Scale Integrated Circuits
B) Medium System Integrated Circuits
C) Medium Scale Intelligent Circuit
D) Medium System Intelligent Circuit
566. A Pixel is
A) A computer program that draws picture
B) A picture stored in secondary memory
C) The smallest resolvable part of a picture
D) None of these

567. A/n Device is any device that provides information, which is sent to the CPU
A) Input
B) Output
C) CPU
D) Memory
568. What was the nick name of the computer used by the Americans in 1952 for their H-bomb project.
A) ENIAC
B) EDSAC
C) MANIAC
D) UNIVAC
569. Which is the type of memory for information that does not change on your computer?
A) RAM
B) ROM
C) ERAM
D) RW / RAM
570. LSI, VLSI & ULSI chips were used in which generation.
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth
571. Which of the following is the largest manufacturer of Hard Disk Drives?
A) IBM
B) Seagate
C) Microsoft
D) 3M
572. Networking such as LAN, MAN started from
A) First generation
B) Second generation
C) Third generation
D) Fourth generation
573. Which characteristic of computer distinguishes it from electronic calculators.
A) Accuracy
B) Storage
C) Versatility
D) Automatic
574. Which of the following registers is used to keep track of address of the memory location where the next
instruction is located?
A) Memory address register
B) Memory data register
C) Instruction registers
D) Program counter
575. Which of the following is not the classification of computers based on application?
A) Electronic Computers
B) Analog Computers
C) Digital Computers
D) Hybrid Computers
576. Which of the following is not a type of Software?
A) System Software
B) Application Software
C) Utility Software
D) Entertainment Software
577. Who invented the high level language C.
A) Dennis M. Ritchie
B) Nicklaus Writh
C) Seymour Papert
D) Donald Kunth

578. What do you call the programs that are used to find out possible faults and their causes.
A) Operating system extensions
B) Cookies
C) Diagnostic software
D) Boot diskettes
579. Which computer memory is used for storing programs and data currently being processed by the CPU.
A) Mass memory
B) Internal memory
C) Non-volatile memory
D) PROM
580. Which of the following code used in present day computing was developed by IBM Corporation.
A) ASCII
B) Hollerith Code
C) Baudot Code
D) EBCDIC Code
581. When was the transistors invented.
A) 1948
B) 1938
C) 1958
D) 1968
582. In the third Generation of computers
A) Distributed data processing first became popular
B) An operating system was first developed
C) High level procedural language were first used
D) Online real time systems first become popular
583. Most important advantage of an IC is its
A) Easy replacement in case of circuit failure
B) Extremely high reliability
C) Reduced cost
D) Lower power consumption
584. Which of the following magazines covers only the IBM PC and its compatibles?
A) Byte
B) PC Magazine
C) Personal Computing
D) Interface Age
585. UNIVAC was a first generation computer. What is its full form.
A) Universal Automatic Computer
B) Universal Array Computer
C) Unique Automatic Computer
D) Unvalued Automatic Computer
586. Which of the following is required when more than one person uses a central computer at the same time?
A) Terminal
B) Light pen
C) Digitizer
D) Mouse
587. Which of the following is not an output device?
A) Scanner
B) Printer
C) Flat Screen
D) Touch Screen
588. Personal computers used a number of chips mounted on a main circuit board. What is the common name for
such boards.
A) Daughterboard
B) Motherboard
C) Father board
D) Child board

1. C' in CPU denotes


a) Central
b) Common
c) Convenient
d) Computer
e) None of these
2. Which of the following uses a handheld operating system?
a) Supercomputer
b) Personal computer
c) Laptop
d) PDA
e) None of these
3. To display the contents of a folder in Windows Explorer you should ______
a) Click on it
b) Collapse it
c) Name it
d) Give it a password
e) None of these
4. The CPU comprises of Control, Memory and _____ units
a) Microprocessor
b) Arithmetic/Logic
c) Output
d) ROM
e) None of these
5. _____ is the most important/powerful computer in a typical network
A) Desktop
b) Network client
c) Network server
d) Network station
e) None of these
6. A (n) ______ appearing on a web page opens another document when clicked
a) Anchor
b) URL
c) Hyperlink
d) Reference
e) None of these
7. Which of the following refers to the rectangular area for displaying information and running programs?
a) Desktop
b) Dialog box
c) Menu
d) Window
e) None of these
8. ________ is a windows utility program that locates and eliminates unnecessary fragments and rearranges filed and
unused disk space to optimize operations
a) Backup
b) Disk cleanup
c) Disk defragmenter
d) Restore
e) None of these
9. Which of the following refers to too much electricity and may cause a voltage surge?
a) Anomaly
b) Shock
c) Spike
d) Virus
e) None of these

10. The software that is used to create text-based documents are referred to as ______
a) DBMS
b) Suites
c) Spreadsheets
d) Word processors
e) None of these
11. _________ devices convert human understandable data and programs into a form that the computer can process.
a) Printing
b) Output
c) Solid state
d) Input
e) None of these
12. Allows users to upload files to an online site so they can be viewed and edited from another
location
a) General purpose applications
b) Microsoft Outlook
c) Web-hosted technology
d) Office live
e) None of these
13. What feature adjusts the top and bottom margins so that the text is centered vertically on the printed page?
a) Vertical justifying
b) Vertical adjusting
c) Dual centering
d) Horizontal centering
e) None of these
14. Which of these is not a means of personal communication on the internet?
a) Chat
b) Instant messaging
c) Instanotes
d) Electronic mail
e) None of these
15. What is the overall term for creating editing, formatting, storing, retrieving and printing a text document.
a) Word processing
b) Spreadsheet design
c) Web design
d) Database management
e) None of these
16. Fourth generation mobile technology provides enhanced capabilities allowing the transfer of both _____ data,
including full-motion video, high-speed internet access, and video conferencing.
a) video data and information
b) voice and non-voice
c) music and video
d) video and audio
e) None of these
17. _______ is a form of denial of service attack in which a hostile client repeatedly sends SYN packets to every port
on the server using fake IP addresses.
a) Cyber gaming crime
b) Memory shaving
c) Syn flooding
d) Software piracy
e) None of these
18. Which of these is a point and draw device.
a) Mouse
b) Scanner
c) Printer
d) CD-ROM
e) None of these

19. A set of rules for telling the computer what operations to perform is called a
a) procedural language
b) structures
c) natural language
d) programming language
e) None of these
20. A detailed written description of the programming cycle and the program, along with the test results and a
printout of the program is called
a) documentation
b) output
c) reporting
d) spec sheets
e) None of these
21. Forms that are used to organize business data into rows and columns are called
a) transaction sheets
b) registers
c) business forms
d) spread sheets
e) None of these
22. In power point, the header and footer button can be found on the insert tab in what group.
a) Illustrations group
b) Object group
c) Text group
d) Tables group
e) None of these
23. A (n) ______ is a set of programs designed to manage the resources of a computer, including starting the
computer, managing programs, managing memory and coordinating tasks between input and output devices.
a) application suite
b) compiler
c) input/output system
d) operating system
e) None of these
24. A typical slide in a slide presentation would not include
a) photo images charts, and graphs
b) graphs and clip art
c) clip art and audio clips
d) full motion video
e) None of these
25. The PC productivity tool that manipulates data organized in rows and column is called a
a) spreadsheet
b) word processing document
c) presentation mechanism
d) database record manager
e) None of these
26. In the absence of parentheses, the order of operation is
a) exponentiation, addition of subtraction, multiplication of division
b) addition or subtraction, multiplication or division, exponentiation
c) multiplication or division, exponentiation, addition or subtraction
d) exponentiation, multiplication or division, addition of subtraction
e) None of these
27. To find the Paste Special option, you use the clipboard group on the _______ tab of power point
a) Design
b) Slide show
c) Page layout
d) Home
e) None of these

28. A(n) _____ program is one that is ready to run and does not need to be altered in any way.
a) Interpreter
b) High level
c) Compiler
d) Executable
e) None of these
29. Usually downloaded into folders that hold temporary internet files, _____ are written to your computer's hard
disk by some of the websites you visit.
a) anonymous files
b) behavior files
c) banner ads
d) cookies
e) None of these
30. What is the easiest way to change the phrase, revenues, profits, gross margin, to read revenues, profits, and gross
margin.
a) Use the insert mode, position the cursor before the g in the gross, then type the word and followed by a space
b) Use the insert mode, position the cursor after the g in gross, then type the word and followed by a space
c) Use the overtype mode, position the cursor before the g in gross, then type the word and followed by a space
d) None of these
31. A program either talk or music, that is made available in digital format for automatic download over the internet
is called a
a) Wiki
b) Broadcast
c) Vodcast
d) Blog
e) None of these
32. Which power point view displays each slide of the presentation as a thumbnail and is useful for rearranging
slides.
a) Slide sorter
b) Slide show
c) Slide master
d) Notes page
e) None of these
33. Different components on the motherboard of a PC unit are linked together by sets of parallel electrical
conducting lines. What are these lines called as
a) Conductors
b) Buses
c) Connectors
d) Consecutives
e) None of these
34. What is the name given to those applications that combine text, sound, graphics, motion video, and/or animation.
a) Motionware
b) Anigraphics
c) Videoscapes
d) Multimedia
e) None of these
35. A USB communication device that supports data encryption for secure wireless communication for notebook
users is called a
a) USB wireless network adapter
b) wireless switch
c) wireless hub
d) router
e) None of these

36. A(n) ____ language reflects the way people think mathematically.
a) cross-platform programming
b) 3GL business programming
c) event driven programming
d) functional
e) None of these
37. When entering text within a document, the Enter key is normally pressed at the end of every
a) Line
b) Sentence
c) Paragraph
d) Word
e) None of these
38. When a real time telephone call between people is made over the Internet using computers, it is called as
a) a chat session
b) an e-mail
c) an instant message
d) internet telephony
e) None of these
39. Which of the following is the first step in sizing a window?
a) Point to the title bar
b) Pull down the view menu to display the toolbar
c) Point to any corner or border
d) Pull down the view menu and change to large icons
e) None of these
40. Which of the following software could assist someone who cannot use their hands for computer input as?
a) Video conferencing
b) Speech recognition
c) Audio digitizer
d) Synthesizer
e) None of these
41. ______ a document means the file is transferred from another computer to your computer
a) Uploading
b) Really Simple Syndication
c) Accessing
d) Downloading
e) None of these
42. Which computer memory is used for storing programs and data currently being processed by the CPU.
a) Mass memory
b) Internal memory
c) Non-volatile memory
d) PROM
e) None of these
43. Computers that control processes accept data in a continuous
a) data traffic pattern
b) data highway
c) infinite loop
d) feedback loop
e) None of these
44. What refers to a set of characters of a particular design.
a) Keyface
b) Formation
c) Calligraphy
d) Stencil
e) None of these

45. ______ is used by public and private enterprises to publish and share financial information with each other and
industry analysis across all computer platforms and the Internet.
a) Extensible Markup Language
b) Extensible Business Reporting Language
c) Enterprise Application Integration
d) Sales Force Automation Software
e) None of these
46. Which part of the computer is used for calculating and comparing by?
a) ALU
b) Control unit
c) Disk unit
d) Modem
e) None of these
47. The method of Internet access that requires a phone line, but offers faster access speeds than dial-up is the _____
connection.
a) cable access
b) satellite access
c) fiber-optic service
d) modem
e) None of these
48. ____ software creates a mirror image of the entire hard disk, including the operating system, applications, files
and data.
a) Operating system
b) Backup software
c) Utility programs
d) Driver imaging
e) None of these
49. URL means
a) A computer software program
b) A type of programming object
c) The address of a document or page on the World Wide Web
d) An acronym for unlimited resources for Learning
e) None of these
50. What is the significance of a faded (dimmed) command in a pull-down menu?
a) The command is not currently accessible
b) A dialog box appears if the command is selected
c) A help window appears if the command is selected
d) There are no equivalent keystrokes for the particular command
e) None of these
51. Your business has contracted with another company to have them host and run an application for your company
over the Internet. The company providing this service to your business is called an
a) Internet service provider
b) Internet access provider
c) Application service provider
d) Outsource agency
e) None of these
52. A (n) _____ allows you to access your e-mail from anywhere.
a) forum
b) webmail interface
c) message board
d) weblog
e) None of these
53. Which of the following would you find on LinkedIn?
a) Games
b) Connections
c) Chat
d) Applications
e) None of these

54. ________ is a technique that is used to send more than one call over a single line.
a) Digital transmission
b) Infrared transmission
c) Digitizing
d) Multiplexing
e) None of these
55. The search companion can
a) locate all files containing a specified phrase
b) restrict its search to a specified set of folders
c) locate all files containing a specified phrase and restrict its search to a specified set of folders
d) cannot locate all files containing a specified phrase or restrict its search to a specified set of
folders
e) None of these
56. Which of the following cannot be part of an e-mail address?
a) Period
b) At sign
c) Space
d) Underscore
e) None of these
57. Which of the following must be contained in a URL?
a) A protocol identifier
b) The letters www.
c) The unique registered domain name
d) www.and the unique registered domain name
e) None of these
58. Which of the following information systems focuses on making manufacturing processes more efficient and of
higher quality?
a) Computer aided manufacturing
b) Computer integrated manufacturing
c) Computer aided software engineering
d) Computer aided system engineering
e) None of these
59. A mistake in an algorithm that causes incorrect results is called a
a) logical error
b) syntax error
c) procedural error
d) compiler error
e) None of these
60. A device for changing the connection on a connector to a different configuration is
a) a converter
b) a competent
c) an attachment
d) an adapter
e) None of these
61. To navigate to a new web page for which you know the URL, type that URL in the browser's and press Enter
a) Address bar
b) Domain bar
c) Address button
d) Name button
e) None of these
62. The CPU also called the when talking about PCs, does the vast majority of the processing for a computer.
a) Macroprocessor
b) RAM
c) Memory system
d) microprocessors
e) None of these

63. A computer's type, processor and operating system define its


a) Brand
b) Size
c) Platform
d) Speed
e) None of these
64. A kiosk
a) is data organized and presented in a manner that has additional value beyond t he value of the data itself
b) combines microscopic electronic components on a single integrated circuit that processes bits according to software
instructions
c) is a computer station that provides the public with specific and useful information and service
d) describes a computer's type, processor, and operating system
e) None of these
65. The part of the CPU that accesses and decodes programme instructions, and coordinates the flow of data among
various system components is the
a) ALU
b) Control unit
c) Megahertz
d) Motherboard
e) None of these
66. Computer programs are written in a high level programming language, however, the human readable version of
a program is called
a) cache
b) instruction set
c) source code
d) word size
e) None of these
67. What is the difference between a CD-ROM and a CD-RW?
a) They are the same just two different terms used by different manufacturers
b) A CD-ROM can be written to and a CD-RW cannot
c) A CD-RW can be written to, but a CD-ROM can only be read from
d) A CD-ROM holds more information than a CD-RW
e) None of these
68. What is the term for how words will appear on a page.
a) Text formatting
b) Character formatting
c) Point size
d) Typeface
e) None of these
69. The process of a computer receiving information form a server on the Internet is known as
a) Pulling
b) Pushing
c)Downloading
d) Transferring
e) None of these
70. When sending an e-mail, the line describe the contents of the message
a) Subject
b) To
c) Contents
d) CC
e) None of these
71. All the deleted files go to
a) Recycle bin
b) Task bar
c) Tool bar
d) My computer
e) None of these

72. You organize files by storing them in


a) Archives
b) Folders
c) Indexes
d) Lists
e) None of these
73. A website address is a unique name that identifies a specific ___ on the web
a) Web browser
b) Website
c) PDA
d) Link
e) None of these
74. _________ are specially designed computer chips that reside inside other devices, such as your car or your
electronic thermostat
a) Servers
b) Embedded computers
c) Robotic computers
d) Mainframes
e) None of these
75. Which of the following places the common data elements in order from smallest to largest?
a) Character, file, record, field, database
b) Character, record, field, file, database
c) Character, field, record, file, database
d) Bit, byte, character, record, field, file, database
e) None of these
76. Which of the following statements is false concerning file names?
a) Files may share the same name or the same extension but not both
b) Every file in the same folder must have a unique name
c) File extension is another name for file type
d) None of these
77. A disk's content that is recorded at the time of manufacture and that cannot be changed or erased by the user is
a) Memory only
b) Write only
c) Read only
d) Run only
e) None of these
78. Distributed processing involves
a) solving computer component problems from a different computer
b) solving computing problems by breaking them into smaller parts that are separately processed by different
computers
c) allowing users to share files on a network
d) allowing users to access network resources away from the office
e) None of these
79. The operating system determines the manner in which all of the following occurs except
a) user creation of a document
b) user interaction with the processor
c) printer output
d) data displayed on the monitor
e) None of these
80. Office LANs that are spread geographically apart on a large scale can be connected using a corporate
a) CAN
b) LAN
c) DAN
d) WAN
e) None of these

81. You can keep your personal files/folders in


a) My folder
b) My documents
c) My files
d) My text
e) None of these
82. The primary purpose of software is to turn data into
a) Websites
b) Information
c) Programs
d) Objects
e) None of these
83. A directory within a directory is called
a) Mini Directory
b) Junior Directory
c) Part Directory
d) Sub Directory
e) None of these
84. A compiler translates a program written in a high-level language into
a) Machine language
b) An algorithm
c) A debugged program
d) Java
e) None of these
85. When your turn on the computer, the boot routine will perform this test
a) RAM test
b) disk drive test
c) memory test
d) power on self test
e) None of these
86. A ___________ is a unique name that you give to a file of information
a) Device letter
b) Folders
c) File name
d) File name extension
e) None of these
87. Hardware includes
a) all devices used to input data into a computer
b) sets of instructions that a computer runs or executes
c) the computer and all the devices connected to it that are used to input and output data
d) all devices involved in processing information including the central processing unit, memory and storage
e) None of these
88. A ______ contains specific rules and words t hat express the logical steps of an algorithm
a) Programming language
b) Syntax error
c) Programming structure
d) Logic chart
e) None of these
89. The simultaneous processing of two or more programs by multiple processors is
a) Multiprogramming
b) Multitasking
c) Time-sharing
d) Multiprocessing
e) None of these

90. The secret code that restricts entry to some programs


a) Password
b) Passport
c) Entry code
d) Access code
e) None of these
91. Computers use the ________ number system to store data and perform calculations.
a) Binary
b) Octal
c) Decimal
d) Hexadecimal
e) None of these
92. The main function of the ALU is to
a) perform arithmetic and logical operations
b) store data and information for future use
c) control computer output, such as printing
d) monitor all computer activities
e) None of these
93. ________ is the process of carrying commands.
a) Fetching
b) Storing
c) Executing
d) Decoding
e) None of these
94. Softcopy is the intangible output, so then what is hardcopy.
a) The physical parts of the computer
b) The printed parts of the computer
c) The printed output
d) The physical output devices
e) None of these
95. A(n) _______ is a program that makes the computer easier to use
a) utility
b) application
c) operating system
d) network
e) None of these
96. A complete electronic circuit with transistors and other electronic components on a small silicon chip is called
a(n)
a) workstation
b) CPU
c) magnetic disk
d) integrated circuit
e) None of these
97. Computer systems are comprised of
a) hardware, programs, processors, procedures and people
b) hardware, programs, information, people and procedures
c) hardware, programs, information, people and networks
d) hardware, software, procedures, networks and people
e) None of these
98. An error in a computer program
a) Crash
b) Power Failure
c) Bug
d) Virus
e) None of these

99. What is output.


a) What the processor takes from the user
b) What the user gives to the processor
c) What the processor gets from the user
d) What the processor gives to the user
e) None of these
100. The person who writes and tests computer programs is called a
a) programmer
b) computer scientist
c) software engineer
d) project developer
e) None of these
1. Which of the following is the product of data processing?
a. information
b. data
c. software program
d. system
2. The process of putting data into a storage location is called
a. reading
b. writing
c. controlling
d. hand shaking
3. The process of copying data from a memory location is called
a. reading
b. writing
c. controlling
d. booting
4. A list of instructions used by a computer is called
a. program
b. CPU
c. text
d. output
5. The CPU consists of
a. input, output and processing
b. control unit, primary storage and secondary storage
c. Control unit; arithmetic logic unit and primary storage
d. input, processing and storage
6. Which of the following is true about primary storage?
a. it is a part of the CPU
b. It allows very fast access to data
c. It is relatively more expensive
d. all of the above
7. Which of the following is the most powerful type of the computer?
a. main frame
b. super conductor
c. micro computer
d. super computer
8. Software instruction intended to satisfy a user's specific processing needs are called
a. system software
b. process software
c. documentation
d. application software

9. The computer device primarily used to provide hardcopy is the


a. CRT
b. line printer
c. computer console
d. card reader
10. Which one of the following can produce the final product of machine processing in a form usable by humans?
a. storage
b. control
c. input device
d. output device
11. The term 'memory' applies to which one of the following
a. logic
b. storage
c. input device
d. output device
12. A program written in machine language is called........ program.
a. object
b. computer
c. assembler
d. high level
13. A source program is the program written in.......... language.
a. English
b. symbolic
c. high level
d. object
14. A typical modern computer uses
a. magnetic cores for secondary storage
b. LSI chips
c. magnetic tape for primary memory
d. more than 10,000 vacuums tubes
15. A collection of 8 bits is called
a. byte
b. record
c. word
d. nibble
16. General purpose computers are those that can be adopted to countless uses simply by changing its
a. output device
b. input device
c. processor
d. program
17. The current generation of computers
a. second
b. fifth
c. fourth
d. third
19. To implement all functions of the basic logic functions, it needs
a. OR gate
b. NOT gate
c. AND NOT gates
d. None of these
20. In the binary number 110.101, the fractional part has the value
a. 0.625
b. 0.125
c. 0.875
d. 0.5

21. The value of binary 1111 is


a. 23 -1
b. 24
c. 24 1
d. None of these
22. The value of 25 in octal system is
a. 20
b. 40
c. 400
d. None of these
23. A hexadecimal number 'AO' has the decimal value
a. 80
b. 256
c. 100
d. 160
24. The binary representation of hexadecimal 'C3' is
a. 1111
b. 110011
c. 110001
d. 11000011
25. The ASCII code is for information interchange by a binary code for
a. numbers only
b. alphabets only
c. alphanumeric and other common symbols
d. None of these
26. A four bit number is given as 1001. Its 1's complement is
a. 1001
b. 11001
c. 0110
d. 0101
27. 2's complement representation of a decimal number -4 is
a. 0100
b. 1100
c. 1011
d. 1010
28. BCD numbers are obtained
a. by converting decimal number to binary
b. by converting decimal to octal
c. when each decimal digit is represented by four bit binary
d. by converting binary to decimal.
29. A gate in which all inputs must be low to get a high output is called
a. an inverter
b. a NOR gate
c. an AND gate
d. a NAND gate
30. For a logical circuit there are 'n' binary inputs. Then the number of different input combinations in the truth
table is
a. 2n
b. 2/n
c. 2n
d. 2(n+1)
31. Which of the following performs modulation and demodulation?
a. Satellite
b. modem
c. fiber optic
d. amplifier

32. A characteristic of multiprogramming system is


a. simultaneous execution of program instructions from two applications
b. concurrent processing of two or more programs
c. multiple CPU's
d. all of the above
33. Communication circuits that transmit data in both directions but not at the same time are operating in
a. simplex mode
b. half-duplex mode
c. full-duplex mode
d. asynchronous mode
34. Operating system functions may include
a. input/output control
b. virtual storage
c. multiprogramming
d. all of the above
35. Transmission of computerized data from one location to another is called
a. data transfer
b. data flow
c. data communication
d. data management
36. Which of the following items is not used in LAN?
a. computers
b. modem
c. printer
d. cable
37. Which is the device that converts computer output into a form that can be transmitted over a telephone line?
a. teleport
b. multiplexer
c. concentrator
d. modem
38. What is the commonly used unit for measuring the speed of data transmission
a. bytes per second
b. bits per second
c. baud
d. either b or d
39. A kilobyte also referred to as KB, is equal to
a. 1000 bytes
b. 1024 bytes
c. 2048 bytes
d. 512 bytes
40. Inputs to your computer is accomplished using the
a. Screen
b. keyboard
c. printer
d. plotter
41. Which of the following is not used as secondary storage?
a. Semiconductor memory
b. magnetic disks
c. magnetic drums
d. magnetic tapes
42. A collection of wires that connects several device is called
a. link
b. bus
c. cable
d. port

43. A offline device is


a. a device which is not connected to CPU
b. a device which is connected to CPU
c. a device which is in breakdown stage
d. None of these
44. Which of the following is the fastest?
a. CPU
b. magnetic tapes and disks
c. video terminal
d. sensors, mechanical controllers
45. Memories in which any location can be reached in a fixed and short amount of time after specifying its address is
called
a. sequential access memory
b. random access memory
c. secondary memory
d. mass storage
46. The register which contains the data to be written into or read out of the addressed location is known as
a. index register
b. memory address register
c. memory data register
d. program counter
47. The register which keeps track of the execution of a program and which contains the memory address of the next
instruction to be executed is known as
a. index register b. instruction register
c. memory address register
d. program counter
48. Which of the following is used as storage locations both in the ALU and in the control section of a computer?
a. accumulator
b. register
c. adder
d. decoder
49. Accumulator is a
a. hardwired unit
b. sequential circuit
c. finite state machine
d. register
50. Non volatility is an important advantage of
a. CCDs
b. magnetic tapes and disks
c. magnetic bubbles
d. both b and c
51. Which of the following memory is volatile?
a. RAM
b. ROM
c. EPROM
d. PROM
52. The memory which is programmed at the time it is manufactured is
a. ROM
b. RAM
c. PROM
d. EPROM
53. Which memory is non volatile and may be written only once.
a. RAM
b. EE-PROM
c. EPROM
d. PROM

54. Which of the following statements is wrong?


a. magnetic core memory, RAMs and ROMs have constant access time
b. magnetic tape is non volatile
c. semiconductor memories are used as mass memory medium
d. An EPROM can be programmed, erased and reprogrammed by the user with an EPROM programming instrument
55. The fastest type of memory is
a. tape
b. semiconductor memory
c. disk
d. bubble memory
56. In magnetic disks data is organized on the platter in a concentric sets or rings called
a. sector
b. track
c. head
d. block
57. When we move from the outer most track to the innermost track in a magnetic disk, the density
a. increases
b. decreases
c. remains the same
d. either remains constant or decreases
58. Which of the following device can be used to directly input printed text?
a. OCR
b. Mouse
c. MIC
d. Joystick
59. Which device can draw continuous lines
a. daisy wheel
b. plotter
c. chain printer
d. impact printer
60. In which storage device, recording is done by burning tiny pits on a circular disk
a. punched cards
b. floppy disk
c. magnetic tape
d. optical disk

61. Which of the following printers uses light beam and electro statically sensitive black powder?
a. dot metric printer
b. daisy wheel printer
c. chain printer
d. laser printer
62. The primary purpose of an operating system is
a. to make the most efficient use of the computer hardware
b. to allow people to use the computer
c. to keep system programmers employed
d. to make computers fast.
63. The operating system manages
a. memory
b. processor
c. disk and I/O devices
d. all of the above
64. Scheduling is
a. allowing job to use the processor
b. unrelated performance considerations
c. quiet simple to implement, even on large main frames
d. the same regardless of the purpose of the system

65. Which of the following translator program converts assembly language program to object program?
a. assembler
b. compiler
c. Macroprocessor
d. linker
66. Multiprogramming systems
a. is easier to develop than single programming systems
b. execute each job faster
c. execute more jobs in the same time period
d. use only one large mainframe computer
67. What device is used for entering x y coordinates
a. card reader
b. joystick
c. keyboard
d. all of the above
68. Impact printers
a. strikes a ribbon against the paper to produce character images.
b. include ink-jet and thermal devices
c. is more expensive than laser printers
d. use optical technology
69. Bar codes stores information using
a. punched holes
b. dots
c. thick and thin tines
d. all of the above
70. How many types of storage loops exist in magnetic bubble memory?
a. 8
b. 4
c. 3
d. 2
71. In comparison to the internal (main) memory, tape or disk memory is
a. slower and more expensive
b. slower and less expensive
c. faster and more expensive
d. faster and less expensive

72. One of the main features that distinguish microprocessor from microcomputers is
a. words are usually larger in microprocessors
b. words are shorter in microprocessors
c. microprocessor does not contain I/O devices
d. computers are not fully integrated
73. microprocessor with 'n' address lines is capable of addressing
a. 2n locations
b. 2(n + 1)locations
c. 2n locations
d. n2 locations
74. Which technique is preferable for transferring a large amount of data to and from a memory in a short time
a. DMA
b. Interrupt driven I/O
c. programmed I/O
d. None of these
76. The binary representation 100110 is numerically equivalent to
a. the decimal representation 46
b. the octal representation 46
c. the hexadecimal representation 46
d. the binary representation 26

78. The greatest negative number which can be stored in a computer that has 8-bit word length and uses 2's
complement arithmetic is
a. -256
b. -255
c. -128
d. -127
79. By taking 2's complement again of the 2's complement of a binary, one gets
a. the 1's complement
b. the 2's complement
c. the original number
d. the sign magnitude form of the numbers
80. The expression A(A + B) by writing the first term A as A + ) the expression is best simplified as
a. A + AB
b. AB
c. A
d. A + B
81. In the sign magnitude representation, the leading bit
a. is a part of the number itself
b. is unit for positive numbers
c. is always unit
d. stands for the sign
83. The OSI reference model defines the function for seven layers of protocols
a. including the user and communication medium.
b. not including the user or communication medium
c. including the communication medium but not the user
d. including the user but not the communication medium
84. The OSI reference model is
a. worthless
b. a protocol
c. not a protocol
d. None of these
85. A data packet is a packet header together with
a. a network layer
b. an administrative layer
c. user data
d. a packet switch
86. The application layer of the OSI model is the
a. seventh layer
b. sixth layer
c. fifth layer
d. fourth layer
87. Working of the WAN generally involves
a. satellite
b. frame delay
c. ATM
d. user agent
88. Which of the following technique provides dedicated communication channel between two stations?
a. switch network
b. circuit switching
c. packet switching
d. none of these
89. End-to-end connectivity is provided from host-to-host in
a. network layer
b. session layer
c. data link layer
d. transport layer

90. Base band is


a. transmission of signals without modulation
b. a signal all of whose energy is contained within a finite frequency range.
c. the simultaneous transmission of data to a number of stations
d. all of the above
91. The simultaneous transmission of data to a number of stations is known as
a. broad cast
b. bandwidth
c. Aloha
d. analog transmission
92. The communication mode that supports data in both directions
a. simplex
b. half duplex
c. duplex
d. multiplex
93. Modulation is the process of
a. sending a file from one computer to another computer
b. converting digital signals to analog signals
c. converting analog signals to digital signals
d. echoing every character that is received
94. A distributed network configuration in which all data/information pass through a central computer is
a. bus network
b. star network
c. duplex
d. multiplex
95. To connect a computer with a device in the same room, you might be likely to use
a. a coaxial cable
b. a dedicated time
c. a ground station
d. all of the above
96. Administrative supervision of database activities is the responsibility of the
a. data base administrator
b. DP Manager
c. DB Manager
d. VP-DP administrator
97. Which of the following component of a computer system is the most important to a data base management
system?
a. mouse
b. high resolution video display
c. printer
d. high speed, large capacity disk
98. What is the serious problem(s) of file management systems
a. data redundancy
b. difficult to update
c. program dependence
d. All of the above
99. Which of the following contains complete record of all activity that affected the contents of a database during a
certain period of time?
a. master file
b. transaction file
c. report
d. query file

100. In a database, related fields are grouped to form


a. record
b. file
c. bank
d. field group
101. A table consists of
a. fields and columns
b. rows and columns
c. rows and cells
d. none of these
102. The purpose of an index is to provide ........... to the file it is indexing
a. storage area
b. access path
c. name
d. number
103. The database environment has all of the following components except
a. users
b. separate files
c. database
d. database administrator
104. Which of the following is an advantage of the database approach?
a. elimination of data redundancy
b. ability to associate related data
c. increased security
d. All of the above
105. When changes occur in a data item, if every file which contains that field should not be updated then, it leads to
a. data redundancy
b. data inconsistency
c. data security
d. data loss
106. When the same data field is stored more than once in a file, then it leads to
a. data redundancy
b. data inconsistency
c. data dependency
d. data independency
107. Data security threats include
a. privacy invasion
b. hardware failure
c. fraudulent manipulation of data
d. all of the above
108. Updating a database means
a. revising a file structure
b. reorganizing the database
c. modifying or adding records
d. all of the above
109. Firmware means
a. software
b. hardware
c. software available on hardware
d. none of these
110. For each instructions of program in memory the CPU goes through a
a. decode - fetch - execute sequence
b. execute - store - decode sequence
c. fetch - decode - execute sequence
d. fetch - execute - decode sequence

111. Which of the following is the ascending order of data hierarchy?


a. bit - byte - record - field - data base - file
b. bit - byte - field - record - file - database
c. bit - byte - file - field - record - database
d. bit - record - byte - field - file database
112. A microcomputer consists of at least an input unit, an output unit, microprocessor unit and a
a. stabilizer
b. memory unit
c. printer
d. network
113. Magnetic tape can serve as
a. input media
b. output media
c. secondary storage media
d. all of the above
114. Super computers are mainly useful for
a. mathematical intensive scientific applications
b. data-retrieval operations
c. input-output intensive processing
d. all of the above
115. Which of the following storage is volatile?
a. semiconductor memory
b. floppy disk
c. CD-ROM
d. core memory
116. RAM chips
a. allow the computer to store data electronically
b. store data indefinitely unless you delete it
c. are secondary memory
d. all of the above
117. EEPROM is
a. easily erasable
b. non-erasable
c. effectively erasable
d. electrically erasable
118. Multiprocessing
a. makes the operating system simpler
b. allows multiple processes to run simultaneously
c. is completely understood by all major computer vendors
d. allows the same computer to have multiple processors
119. How many units in a single bus structure will communicate at a time
a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 14
120. Arithmetic logic unit
I. perform arithmetic operations
II. store data
III. perform comparison
IV. communicate with input devices of the above the correct one is
a. I only
b. II only
c. I and II only
d. I and III only

1. Which is another name for functional language?


A. Machine
B. Application language
C. Low-level language
D. High-level language
E. None of the above
2. Compilers and interpreters are themselves
A. High-level language
B. Codes
C. Programs
D. Mnemonics
E. None of the above
3. A compiler means
A. A person who compiles source programs
B. The same thing as a programmer
C. Keypunch operator
D. A program which translates source program into object program
E. None of the above
4. A pen shaped device which can sense light, and is used to point at spots on a video screen.
A. Mouse
B. Light pen
C. Joystick
D. Plotter
E. None of the above
5. A notation used to express clearly on algorithm is known as
A. Algorithmic language
B. Assembly language
C. Machine language
D. High level language
E. None of the above
6. Compression of digital data for efficient storage is
A. Buffer
B. CPU
C. Packing
D. Field
E. None of the above
7. An operating system intended for use on microprocessor based systems that support a single user is
A. PC-DOS
B. MS-DOS
C. UNIX
D. CP/M
E. None of the above
8. Which programming language is based on Algol 60.
A. PILOT
B. SNOBOL
C. ADA
D. SIMULA
E. None of the above
9. Computer memory consists of
A. RAM
B. ROM
C. PROM
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

10. A path by which communication is achieved between a central processor and other devices is called
A. Audit trail
B. Network
C. Bus
D. Channel
E. None of the above
11. A stand-alone system which produces one page of printed output at a time is
A. Page printer
B. Line printer
C. Laser printer
D. Dot matrix printer
E. None of the above
12. A memory that does not change its contents without external causes is known as
A. Dynamic memory
B. Static memory
C. RAM
D. EEPROM
E. None of the above
13. The report card and merit list forms the
A. Output data
B. Data processing
C. Central Processing
D. Input data
E. None of the above
14. A number which is stored and processed but not in the standard exponential form is called
A. Floating point number
B. Fixed point number
C. Octal number
D. Decimal number
E. None of the above
15. A memory that holds micro programs is
A. Core memory
B. ROM
C. RAM
D. Control memory
E. None of the above
16. A device invented by Dr. Bobeck in 1966, for mass storage of data is
A. Punched paper tape
B. Magnetic bubble storage
C. Magnetic tape
D. Magnetic disk
E. None of the above
17. The organization and interconnection of the various components of a computer system is
A. Architecture
B. Networks
C. Graphics
D. Designing
E. None of the above
18. Which of the following is the coding of data so that is can't be easily understood if intercepted.
A. Barcode
B. Decoder
C. Encryption
D. Mnemonics
E. None of the above

19. RAM is used as a short memory because it is


A. Volatile
B. Has small capacity
C. Is very expensive
D. Is programmable
E. None of the above
20. A modern electronic computer is a machine that is meant for
A. Doing quick mathematical calculations
B. Input storage, manipulation of outputting of data
C. Electronic data processing
D. Performing repetitive tasks accurately
E. None of the above
21. Which is a device that changes information into digital form?
A. Modem
B. Digitizer
C. Mouse
D. Light pen
E. None of the above
22. An index register that is automatically incremented or decremented with each use is
A. Auto index
B. Asynchronous
C. Assembler
D. Compiler
E. None of the above
23. Which network is a packet switching network.
A. Ring network
B. LAN
C. Star network
D. EuroNET
E. None of the above
Answer: D
24. Symbolic languages were developed in
A. 1962
B. 1950
C. 1974
D. 1980
E. None of the above
1. A technique used by codes to convert an analog signal into a digital bit stream is known as
A. Pulse code modulation
B. Pulse stretcher
C. Query processing
D. Queue management
E. None of the above
2. An optical input device that interprets pencil marks on paper media is
A. OMR
B. Punch card reader
C. Optical scanners
D. Magnetic tape
E. None of the above
3. Most important advantage of an IC is its
A. Easy replacement in case of circuit failure
B. Extremely high reliability
C. Reduced cost
D. Low power consumption
E. None of the above

4. Data division is the third division of a _____ program.


A. COBOL
B. BASIC
C. PASCAL
D. FORTH
E. None of the above
5. Which language was devised by Dr. Seymour Cray.
A. APL
B. COBOL
C. LOGO
D. FORTRAN
E. None of the above
6. A program that converts computer data into some code system other than the normal one is known as
A. Encoder
B. Simulation
C. Emulator
D. Coding
E. None of the above
7. A device designed to read information encoded into a small plastic card is
A. Magnetic tape
B. Badge reader
C Tape puncher
D. Card puncher
E. None of the above
8. A hybrid computer uses a _____ to convert digital signals from a computer into analog signals.
A. Modulator
B. Demodulator
C. Modem
D. Decoder
E. None of the above
9. A group of magnetic tapes, videos or terminals usually under the control of one master is
A. Cylinder
B. Cluster
C. Surface
D. Track
E. None of the above
10. Any device that performs signal conversion is
A. Modulator
B. Modem
C. Keyboard
D. Plotter
E. None of the above
11. Codes consisting of light and dark marks which may be optically read are known as
A. Mnemonics
B. Bar code
C. Decoder
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
12. A type of channel used to connect a central processor and peripherals which uses multiplying is known as
A. Modem
B. Network
C. Multiplexer
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

13. The first generation of computers available was based on the bit micro processors.
A. 4
B. 8
C. 16
D. 64
E. None of the above
14. The complete picture of data stored in database is known as
A. Record
B. Schema
C. System flowchart
D. DBMS
E. None of the above
15. Which of the following is intended to be used in all applications runs on mainframe computers.
A. LOGO
B. APL
C. PL/1
D. OCCAM
E. None of the above
16. A language which is close to that used within the computer is
A. High-level language
B. Assembly language
C. Low-level language
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
17. Which is a unit representing the no bits of discrete.
A. Baud
B. Byte
C. Bit
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
18. The device that can both feed data into and accept data from a computer is
A. ALU
B. CPU
C. Input-Output device
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
19. The personnel who deals with the computer & its management put together are called
A. Software
B. Human ware
C. Firmware
D. Hardware
E. None of the above
20. A modern digital computer has
A. Extremely high speed
B. Large memory
C. Almost unlimited array
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
21. Which of the following can store information in the form of microscopic pits on metal disks?
A. Laser disks
B. Tape cassettes
C. RAM cartridge
D. Punched cards
E. None of the above

22. A device for converting handwritten impressions into coded characters & positional coordinates for input to a
computer is
A. Touch panel
B. Mouse
C. Wand
D. Writing tablet
E. None of the above
23. A storage system for small amounts of data is
A. Magnetic card
B. Magnetic tape
C. Punched card
D. Optical mark reader
E. None of the above
1. The process of communicating with a file from a terminal is
A. Interactive
B. Interrogation
C. Heuristic
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
2. A common boundary between two systems is called
A. Interdiction
B. Interface
C. Surface
D. None of the above
Answer: B
3. The examination and changing of single bits or small groups of his within a word is called
A. Bit
B. Byte
C. Bit manipulation
D. Bit slice
E. None of the above
4. 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
Answer: C
5. Which method is used to connect a remote computer.
A. Device
B. Dialup
C. Diagnostic
D. Logic circuit
E. None of the above
6. How many bit code is used by Murray code for TELEPRINTER machines.
A. 4
B. 5
C. 9
D. 25
E. None of the above
7. The symbols used in an assembly language are
A. Codes
B. Mnemonics
C. Assembler
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

8. The 2's compliment of a binary no. is obtained by adding.....to its 1's compliment.
A. 0
B. 1
C. 10
D. 12
E. None of the above
9. A systems programming language for microcomputers in the Intel family is
A. PL/C
B. PL/CT
C. PL/M
D. PLA
E. None of the above
10. A datum that indicates some important state in the content of input or output is
A. Sequence
B. Sentinel
C. SIO
D. Sibling
E. None of the above
11. Which is a non-standard version of a computing language?
A. PROLOG
B. APL
C. Army
D. PL/1
E. None of the above
12. Which of the following is still useful for adding numbers?
A. EDSAC
B. ENIAC
C. Abacus
D. UNIVAC
E. None of the above
13. The average time necessary for the correct sector of a disk to arrive at the read write head is _____
A. Down time
B. Seek time
C. Rotational delay
D. Access time
E. None of the above
14. A number that is used to control the form of another number is known as
A. Map
B. Mask
C. Mamtossa
D. Marker
E. None of the above
15. A general purpose single-user microcomputer designed to be operated by one person at a time is
A. Special-purpose computer
B. KIPS
C. M
D. PC
E. None of the above
16. ASCII stands for
A. American standard code for information interchange
B. All purpose scientific code for information interchange
C. American security code for information interchange
D. American Scientific code for information interchange
E. None of the above

17. Which device of computer operation dispenses with the use of the keyboard.
A. Joystick
B. Light pen
C. Mouse
D. Touch
E. None of the above
18. The microcomputer, Intel MCS-80 is based on the widely used Intel
A. 8080 microprocessor
B. 8085 microprocessor
C. 8086 microprocessor
D. 8082 microprocessor
E. None of the above
19. Which is a machine-oriented high-level language for the GEC 4080 series machines?
A. LOGO
B. SNOBOL
C. Babbage
D. ALGOL
E. None of the above
20. A program that is employed in the development, repair or enhancement of other programs is known as
A. System software
B. Software tool
C. Applications program
D. Utility program
E. None of the above
21. Any storage device added to a computer beyond the immediately usable main storage is known as
A. Floppy disk
B. Hard disk
C. Backing store
D. Punched card
E. None of the above
22. Which output device is used for translating information from a computer into pictorial form on paper.
A. Mouse
B. Plotter
C. Touch panel
D. Card punch
E. None of the above
23. The list of coded instructions is called
A. Computer program
B. Algorithm
C. Flowchart
D. Utility programs
E. None of the above
1. Which of the following languages is more suited to a structured program?
A. PL/1
B. FORTRAN
C. BASIC
D. PASCAL
E. None of the above
2. A computer assisted method for the recording and analyzing of existing or hypothetical systems is
A. Data transmission
B. Data flow
C. Data capture
D. Data processing
E. None of the above

3. The brain of any computer system is


A. ALU
B. Memory
C. CPU
D. Control unit
E. None of the above
4. What difference does the 5th generation computer have from other generation computers.
A. Technological advancement
B. Scientific code
C. Object Oriented Programming
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
5. Which of the following computer language is used for artificial intelligence?
A. FORTRAN
B. PROLOG
C. C
D. COBOL
E. None of the above
6. The tracks on a disk which can be accessed without repositioning the R/W heads is
A. Surface
B. Cylinder
C. Cluster
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
7. Which of the following is the 1's complement of 10?
A. 01
B. 110
C. 11
D. 10
E. None of the above
8. A section of code to which control is transferred when a processor is interrupted is known as
A. M
B. SVC
C. IP
D. MDR
E. None of the above
9. Which part interprets program instructions and initiate control operations.
A. Input
B. Storage unit
C. Logic unit
D. Control unit
E. None of the above
10. The binary system uses powers of
A. 2
B. 10
C. 8
D. 16
E. None of the above
11. A computer program that converts assembly language to machine language is
A. Compiler
B. Interpreter
C. Assembler
D. Comparator
E. None of the above

12. The time required for the fetching and execution of one simple machine instruction is
A. Delay time
B. CPU cycle
C. Real time
D. Seek time
E. None of the above
13. The time for which a piece of equipment operates is called
A. Seek time
B. Effective time
C. Access time
D. Real time
E. None of the above
14. Binary numbers need more places for counting because
A. They are always big numbers
B. Any no. of 0's can be added in front of them
C. Binary base is small
D. 0's and l's have to be properly spaced apart
E. None of the above
15. Which access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tape.
A. Direct
B. Sequential
C. Random
D. All of the above
E. None of the above
16. Any type of storage that is used for holding information between steps in its processing is
A. CPU
B. Primary storage
C. Intermediate storage
D. Internal storage
E. None of the above
17. A name applied by Intel corp. to high speed MOS technology is called
A. HDLC
B. LAP
C. HMOS
D. SDLC
E. None of the above
18. A program component that allows structuring of a program in an unusual way is known as
A. Correlation
B. Coroutine
C. Diagonalization
D. Quene
E. None of the above
Answer: B
19. The radian of a number system
A. Is variable
B. Has nothing to do with digit position value
C. Equals the number of its distinct counting digits
D. Is always an even number
E. None of the above
20. The section of the CPU that selects, interprets and sees to the execution of program instructions
A. Memory
B. Register unit
C. Control unit
D. ALU
E. None of the above

21. Which type of system puts the user into direct conversation with the computer through a keyboard.
A. Real time processing
B. Interactive computer
C. Batch processing
D. Time sharing
E. None of the above
Answer: B
22. The term referring to evacuating the content of some part of the machine is known as
A. Dump
B. Enhancement
C. Down
D. Compiler
E. None of the above
23. A single packet on a data link is known as
A. Path
B. Frame
C. Block
D. Group
E. None of the above
Question 1: Which of the following is not part of the data link layer?
1. Transports data across the physical link
2. Performs physical addressing
3. Performs flow control
4. Determines network topology
5. Terminates a session
Question 2: A sensor that informs a body computer about temperature, such as an ambient air temperature sensor
for A/C is a:
1. potentiometer.
2. hall-effect switch.
3. thermostat.
4. thermo diode.
Question 3: Which of the following is single user computer with many features and good processing power?
1. Minicomputer
2. Workstation
3. Macintosh
4. None of these
Question 4: Computer ethics has its own roots in the work of ________during the World War II
1. Nobert Wiener
2. Herman Hollerith
3. Robert Wiener
4. Herman Wiener
Question 5: The windows registry consists of which two files.
1. autoexec.bat and config.sys
2. user.dat and win.ini
3. user.dat and system.dat
4. win.reg and user.dat
Question 6: Which Open Systems Interconnections (OSI) layer does IP belong to.
1. Session layer
2. Data link layer
3. Transport layer
4. Network layer
Question 7: Keyboard is a............
1. Input device
2. Memory device
3. Output device
4. None of the above

Question 8: The destroy List () member function deletes the contents of the linked list and
1. does not delete the linked list itself
2. delete the linked list itself
3. adds the linked list itself
4. None of the above
Question 9: The Objective of testing is1. Debugging
2. To uncover errors
3. To gain modularity
4. To analyze system
Question 10: In token Ring , when a frame reaches its destination station, which of the following occurs.
1. the message is copied
2. four bits in the packet are not changed
3. the message is take off the ring and replaced by the token
4. the message is removed from the buffer
Question 11: MSword what is the short cut of paste
1. CTRL+V
2. CTRL+A
3. CTRL+C
4. CTRL+F
Question 12: In digital computer, all the expressions are coded into ...........
1. Octal digits
2. Binary digits
3. Hexadecimal digits
4. Decimal digits
Question 13: The purpose of the _______ layer is to transport a raw bit stream from one machine to another
1. Physical Layer
2. Data Link Layer
3. Network layer
4. Application Layer
Question 14: Register is a
1. Set of capacitors used to register input instructions in a digital computer
2. Set of paper tapes and cards put in a file
3. Temporary storage unit within the CPU having dedicated or general purpose use
4. part of the auxiliary memory
Question 15: Identify the directives of JSP.
1. page, include, and taglib
2. include, autoFlush, and taglib
3. page, import, taglib, and buffer
4. contentType, include, and taglib
Question 16: A(n) ____________ system is a small, wireless handheld computer that scans an items tag and pulls
up the current price (and any special offers) as you shop
1. PSS
2. POS
3. inventory
4. data mining
Question 17: Which one of the following is the valid SAX enabled parser.
1. XML4J
2. XL Parser
3. DTD Parser
4. Tool Parser
Question 18: In the following the fastest computer constituent is
1. CPU
2. Magnetic Tape
3. Video Terminal
4. Sensors and Mechanical controllers

Question 19: DSDD is


1. Double Sided Double Density
2. Dual Sided Double Density
3. Double Sided Dual Density
4. Dual Sided Dual Density
Question 20: Which among the following is a software based virtual computer
1. Digital immune module
2. CPU emulator
3. Virus signature scanner
4. Emulation control module
Question 21: The operation of subnet is controlled by _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
1. Network Layer.
2. Data Link Layer
3. Data Layer
4. Transport Layer
Question 22: Which one of the following files forms a link to the physical devices and peripherals on a system?
1. Regular files
2. Directory files
3. Device special files
4. Link files
Question 23: Name the latest version of Windows
1. Windows 3.1
2. Windows NT
3. Windows 98
4. Windows Vista
Question 24: A tree structure is a complete _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ tree [19S04]
1. binary
2. search
3. B-tree
4. m- ary
Question 1: Name the device that provides attachment points for RAM, Video Cards, Graphics card, Modem
etc.
1. processor
2. father board
3. motherboard
4. modem
Question 2: Which term identifies a specific computer on the web and main page of the entire site
1. None
2. URL
3. Website address
4. Hyperlink
5. Domain name
Question 3: In C, An array that uses more than two subscripts is known as
1. One Dimensional Array
2. Two Dimensional Array
3. Three Dimensional Array
4. Multi Dimensional Array

Question 4: Predict the output or error(s) for the following:


void main()
{
int const * p=5;
printf("%d",++(*p));
}
1. Compiler error: Cannot modify a constant value.
2. 5
3. 6
4. 7
5. 4
Question 5: Which command is used to undelete delete a bunch of files with extension doc that you have just deleted
1. Undelete
2. Undelete *.doc
3. Undelete/all
4. All of the above
Question 6: In the SAR sub layer of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ , the payload is 48 bytes and there is no added header or
trailer
1. AAL1
2. AAL2
3. AAL3/4
4. AAL5
Question 7: Special I/O instruction r required for
1. a. Memory mapped I/O
2. b. I/O mapped I/O
3. c. both of these
4. d. none of these
Question 8: Which of the following is not a type of UNIX shell.
1. KORN SHELL
2. BOURNE SHELL
3. C SHELL
4. JOIN SHELL
Question 9: The key idea behind ISDN is that of the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _, a conceptual pipe between the
customer and the carrier through which bits flow
1. digital byte pipe
2. analog bit pipe
3. digital pipe
4. digital bit pipe
Question 10: You use the History panel to:
1. insert Flash buttons.
2. insert images.
3. format text.
4. display the actions performed.
Question 11: What was the first ARPANET message.
1. "lo"
2. "hello world"
3. "mary had a little lamb"
4. "cyberspace, the final frontier"
Question 12: The name for the way that computers manipulate data into information is called:
1. Programming
2. Processing
3. Storing
4. Organizing

Question 13: The information related to multi-programmed hosts is placed in the header of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Layer
1. Application layer
2. Transport Layer
3. Session layer
4. Network Layer.
Question 14: Which is not true for primary storage.
1. Information must be transferred to primary storage
2. It is relatively more expensive and it is a part of the CPU
3. It allows very fast access to data
4. All the above
Question 15: At which OSI layer does data translation and code formatting occur.
1. Network
2. Physical
3. Data link
4. Transport
5. Presentation
Question 16: Purpose of PC (Program Counter) in a Microprocessor is
1. To store address of TOS (Top Of Stack)
2. To store address of next instruction to be executed.
3. Count the number of instructions.
4. To store base address of the stack.
Question 17: In Photoshop You want to specify a halftone screen frequency when you print your image.
Which command should you choose to access this option.
1. File > Print with Preview
2. File > Print
3. File > Page Setup
4. File > Print One Copy
Question 18: What command is used to partition a hard drive.
1. Fdisk
2. Format
3. Chkdsk
Question 19: For most of computers,the number of scan lines varies between
1. 100 and 1000
2. 200 and 2000
3. 300 and 3000
4. None of these
Question 20: The ..... tells the rest of the computer how to carry out a program's instructions.
1. ALU
2. System Unit
3. Control Unit
4. Motherboard
Question 21: You are working on a complex marketing problem and want to use the Solver feature of Excel. What
are the three pieces of information that must be provided to the Solver to solve the problem.
1. Your data, variables, and constraints.
2. Your target, variables and data range.
3. Your target, variables and constraints.
4. Your target, subtotals and constraints.
Question 22: Default line spacing in Word is
1. Single
2. Double
3. 1.5
4. Multiple

Question 23: The computer code for interchange of information between terminals is
1. ASCII
2. BCD
3. BCDIC
4. Hollerith
Question 24: Which of the following command is used to count just the number of lines contained in a file .
1. wc-1
2. wc-w
3. wc-c
4. wc-r
Question 25: One of the major components of a PC is the Central Processing Unit (CPU) which can be best
described as:
1. The device that sends the bus signals telling it what to do.
2. The area that regulates all of the system power usage
3. The area where all the of the Basic input/output routines are stored
4. The area where all of the processing takes place
Question 1: Which key should be pressed to start a new paragraph in MS-Word.
1. Down cursor key
2. Shift Enter key
3. Enter key
4. Control Enter key
Question 2: Which of the following is the correct syntax for CompactRepair method?
1. Expression. CompactRepair
2. Expression (SourceFile, DestinationFile, LogFile)
3. CompactRepair (SourceFile, DestinationFile, LogFile)
4. Expression. CompactRepair (SourceFile, DestinationFile, LogFile)
Question 3: Consider the following statements: Statement A: The write access to a file system is possible while using
the growfs command. Statement B: The growfs command increases the size of the UFS file system in a volume
without causing data loss. Which of the following is true about the statements?
1. Statement A is true, and Statement B is false.
2. Statement A is false, and Statement B is true.
3. Both Statement A and Statement B are true.
4. Both Statement A and Statement B are false.
Question 4: Multiple items can be selected by pressing
1. CTRL key
2. ALT key
3. Shift key
4. CTRL, ALT & DEL key
Question 5: Susan needs to use a set of hidden tools frequently. To do this, she would:
1. select the tool from the pop-up toolbar.
2. detach the toolbar.
3. dock the toolbar.
4. group the toolbox.
Question 6: To test the IP stack on your local host, which IP address would you ping.
1. 127.0.0.0
2. 1.0.0.127
3. 127.0.0.1
4. 127.0.0.255
5. 255.255.255.25
Question 7: CHECK constraint is used to enforce:
1. entity integrity.
2. domain integrity.
3. referential integrity.
4. user-defined integrity.

Question 8: The horizontal and vertical lines on a worksheet are called ___
1. cells
2. sheets
3. gridlines
4. block lines
Question 9: Which is not a type of anti-virus?
1. Norton
2. McAfee
3. STD
4. Symantec
Question 10: Which computer language is preferred for data processing .
1. APL
2. Pascal
3. BASIC
4. none of the above
Question 11: What is the extension of Australia
1. .au
2. .in
3. .uk
4. .us
Question 12: What is the abbreviation of SATA
1. Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
2. Sedentary Advanced Technology Attachment
3. Secondary Advanced Technology Attachment
4. Secondary Aerial Technology Attachment
Question 13: What does XHTML stand for.
1. Extra Hyperlinks and Text Markup Language
2. Extreme Hypertext Markup Language
3. Extensible Hypertext Marking Language
4. Extensible Hypertext Markup Language
Question 14: Which of the following cannot be the status of a task?
1. Finished
2. In Progress
3. Waiting on someone else
4. Deferred
Question 15: An n element AVL tree with height h can be searched in
1. o(log h)
2. O(h)
3. O(h log h)
4. O(n)
Question 16: A monitor with high dot pitch will have:
1. a relatively large number of pixels.
2. a high number of possible colors in its display.
3. wide gaps between pixels.
4. relatively fast recharging of the pixels illumination.
Question 17: List the results that will be displayed for each of the following lines: msgbox Int(-5.5) msgbox Fix(-5.5)
msgbox Cint(-5.5)
1. Line 1: -6 Line 2: -5 Line 3: -6
2. Line 1: -5 Line 2: -5 Line 3: -6
3. Line 1: -5 Line 2: -6 Line 3: -6
4. Line 1: -6 Line 2: -6 Line 3: -5
Question 18: The PC and the Apple Macintosh are examples of two different
1. platforms
2. programs
3. input devices
4. storage devices

Question 19: In B-tree of order m all external nodes are _ _ _ _ _ _


1. at different levels
2. have 1 child node
3. at same levels
4. have two child nodes
Question 20: Jim wants to create an object of the ItemEvent class. Which one of the following options represents the
constructor for the ItemEvent class.
1. ItemEvent (ItemSelectable source, int id, Object item)
2. ItemEvent (ItemSelectable source, boolean id, Object item)
3. ItemEvent (ItemSelectable source, int id, Object item, int stateChange)
4. ItemEvent (ItemSelectable source, boolean id, Object item, int stateChange)
Question 21: Two cards have been drawn successively from a pack without replacing the first. Find the probability
that 2nd card is spade, if the first card is spade.
1. 4/17
2. 5/17
3. 6/17
4. 7/17
Question 22: What type of PCMCIA card is used for modems and network cards?
1. Type 1
2. Type II
3. Type III
Question 23: What connector on a network card is associated with a 10BASE2 cable?
1. RJ11
2. BNC
3. RJ45
4. DB25
Answer: 2.
Question 24: A java Class can have two methods provided the return types are different!
1. true
2. false
3. depends on operating system
4. depends on coding style
Question 25: A file contains characters a,e,i,o,u,s and t with frequencies 10,15,12,3,4,13 and 1 respectively. If we use
Huffman coding for data compression then the average code length will be:
1. 140/58
2. 146/58
3. 150/58
4. 174/58
.
1. Multiprogramming was made possible by
(a) input/output units that operate independently of the CPU
(b) Operating systems
(c) Both a and b
(d) Neither a nor b
2. The person contributing the idea of the stored program was
(a) John von Neumann
(b) Charles Babbage
(c) Howard Aiken
(d) Thomas J. Watson, Sr.
3. Transistorized computer circuit were introduced in the
(a) first generation
(b) second generation
(c) third generation
(d) fourth generation

4. The first firm to mass-market a microcomputer as a personal computer was


(a) Data general corporation
(b) Sperry Univac
(c) radio shack
(d)IBM
5. The "Father of Punched Card Processing" was
(a) J. Presper Eckert
(b) Charles Babbage
(c) Blaise Pascal
(d)Dr. Herman Hollerith
6. The punched card used in IBM System/3 contains
(a) 80 column
(b) 90 column
(c) 96 column
(d) 126 column
7. First integrated circuit chip was developed by
(a) C.V.Raman
(b) W.H.Brittain
(c) J.S.Kilby
(d) Robert Noyc
8. The main distinguishing features of fifth generation digital computers will be
(a) Liberal used microprocessors
(b) Artificial intelligence
(c) Extremely low cost
(d) Versatility
9. IBM 7000 digital computer
(a) Belongs to second generation
(b) Uses VLSI
(c) Employs semi-conductor memory
(d) has modular construction
10. The first mechanical computer designed by Babbage was called:
(a) Analytical Engine
(b) Abacus
(c) Calculator
(d) Processor
11. The counting board in which numbers are represented as beads strung on wires is commonly called abacus. By
what name is it known in Japan.
(a) Suanpan
(b) Soroban
(c) Napier's beads
(d) Suharto
12. Who developed a mechanical device in the 17th century that could add, subtracts, multiply, divide and fined
square roots.
(a) Napier
(b) Babbage
(c) Pascal
(d) Leibnitz
13. What is the name of the earliest calculating machine which was based on concepts found in modem computers
but was unfortunately never build.
(a) Babbage's Difference Engine
(b) Pascal's Adder
(c) Leibnitz's Multiplier
(d) Differential Analyzer

14. Who is called the "grandfather" of the computer?


(a) Herman Hollerith
(b) Blaise Pascal
(c) Charles Babbage
(d) Joseph jacquard
15. In 1830, Charles Babbage designed a machine called the Analytical Engine which he showed at the Paris
Exhibition. In which year was it exhibited
(a) 1835
(b) 1860
(c) 1855
(d) 1870
16. Charles Babbage, who was Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University in England, was an eccentric and
quick tempered man. He planned and dreamt of many machines which he could not complete. One such machine
was known as "Babbage's Folly". Can you tell the name of the machine?
(a) Differential Analyzer
(b) Difference Engine
(c) Analytical Engine
(d) Mark-1
17. In 1944, an electromechanical computer was built having thousands of relays which sounded "like a roomful of
old ladies knitting away with steel needles" as they clicked open and closed. What was the name of the computer?
(a) colossus
(b) Mark-1
(c) Whirlwind
(d) EDSAC
18. ENIAC (electric Numerical Integrator and Calculator) had huge advantage over mark because it used electronic
valves in place of the electromagnetic valves in place of the electromagnetic switches. In the beginning, ENIAC was
used for calculating the path of artillery shells. For which other was weapon design was it utilized.
(a) hydrogen bomb
(b) atom bomb
(c) submarines
(d) fighter aircraft
19. What was the total number of UNIVAC- I sold eventually and by which company.
(a) 20, British Tabulating Machine Co. (BTM)
(b) 80, International Business Machines (IBM)
(c) 48, Remington Red
(d) 40, International Computer Ltd. (ICL)
20. Who is credited with the development of the "blueprints" for the first digital computer.
(a) Blaise Pascal
(b) William Seward Burroughs
(c) Charles Babbage
(d) Herman Hollerith
21. The first practical commercial typewriter was invented in 1867 in the United States by
(a) Chirstopher Latham Sholes
(b) Carlos Glidden
(c) Samual soule
(d) All of the above
22. Punched-card equipment was first introduced in Britain in 904 by a small company. What was the name of that
company.
(a) The Tabulator Ltd.
(b) Tabular Machine Company
(c) International Business Machines (IBM)
(d) Accounting & Tabulating Corp. of Great Britain
23. When was punched-card equipment used for the first time to process the British census.
(a) 1094
(b) 1907
(c) 1911
(d) 1914

24. The first major electronic analog computer called the differential analyzer was built at Massachusetts institute of
Technology (MIT) in the late 1920s. Can you tell who directed the development of this computer.
(a) Cliffort Berry
(b) Thomas J Watson
(c) A.M. Turing
(d) Vannevar Bush
25. Which was the first company in the world to build computer for sale?
(a) International Business Machines
(b) Remington Rand Corporation
(c) English Electric Computer Ltd:
(d) Sperry Univac.
1. The use of computer work stations to send and receive messages is known as
(a) electronic funds transfer
(b) electronic message switching
(c) electronic mail
(d) electronic publishing
2. Protecting the data from unauthorized access is called
(a) data inaccessibility
(b) data encryption
(c) data security
(d) data validity
3. What is true about supercomputers
(a) they can fit on a single small chip
(b) they are found at thousands of places around the world
(c) they cost only few thousand rupee
(d) they can process billions of operations in a second
4. In a distributed computer system
(a) there are many computers and terminals
(b) the task is executed by a number of processors
(c) the task is distributed throughout the system
(d) All of the above.
5. A computer programming language often used by children is
(a) LOGO
(b) PILOT
(c) BASIC
(d) PASCAL
6. The linking of computers with a communication system is called
(a) networking
(b) pairing
(c) interfacing
(d) assembling
7. The software generally used for what-if analysis is related to
(a) word-processing
(b) graphics
(c) database management
(d) None of the above
8. Distributed data entry means that data can be
(a) entered at different locations where it originates
(b) sent to different locations from a central place
(c) accessed from different places know as distribution points
(d) distributed through a network
9. Software documentation refers to
(a) anything written about how the software is designed or functions
(b) the documents which, the user has to sign before using the software legally
(c) the compatibility of the software with IBM-PC
(d) None of the above.

10. If a home computer user wants access to national database networks he/she at least requires
(a) a microcomputer, a modem, a telephone line
(b) a microcomputer, a tele-printer, a telephone line
(c) a microcomputer, communications soft-ware, a telephone line
(d) a microcomputer, a modem, communications software, a telephone line
11. Which of the following factors does not affect the total time taken to generate by using computers?
(a) entry of data
(b) complexity of calculations to be performed
(c) type and format of output required
(d) power of the processor
(e) speed of the printer
(f) place where the computer is kept
12. Which of the following functions of a computer is wrong?
(a) it obtains data from an input device
(b) it processes the data and delivers the final results to an output device
(c) it takes processing steps from the list of instructions called program
(d) it stores the program and data in memory.
(e) It generates the program on its own.
13. The heart of a computer is
(a) CPU
(b) Memory
(c) I/O Unit
(d) Disks
14. A computer consists of
(a) a central processing unit
(b) a memory
(c) input and output units
(d) All the above.
15. Which of the following is not used as secondary storage?
(a) semiconductor memory
(b) magnetic disks
(c) magnetic drums
(d) magnetic tapes
16. Which of the following memory is capable of operating at electronics speed?
(a) semiconductor memory
(b) magnetic disks
(c) magnetic drums
(d) magnetic tapes
17. Which of the following is responsible for coordinating various operations using timing signals?
(a) Arithmetic-logic unit
(b) Control unit
(c) Memory unit
(b) I/O unit
18. The ALU of a computer normally contains a number of high speed storage elements called
(a) semiconductor memory
(b) registers
(c) hard disk
(d) magnetic disk
19. Memories in which any location can be reached in a fixed (and short) amount of time after specifying its address
is called
(a) sequential-access memory
(b) random-access memory
(c) secondary memory
(d) mass storage

20. Which of the following is the fastest?


(a) CPU
(b) Magnetic tapes and disks
(c) Video terminal
(d) Sensors, mechanical controllers
21. Modern computers do not work with decimal numbers. Instead, they process binary numbers i.e., groups of Os
and 1s because
(a) electronic devices are most reliable when designed for two state (binary) operation
(b) binary circuits are simple
(c) memory is only possible for binary numbers
(d) with decimal numbers, the circuits are complex and costly
(e) with decimal numbers, processing speed is slow
22. A computer can be defined as an electronic device that can (choose the most precise definition)
(a) carry out arithmetical operations
(b) carry out logical functions
(c) do complicated calculations
(d) accept and process data by implementing sequentially a set of stored instructions.
(e) Present information to the operator on a visual display unit
23. Stored instructions and data in digital computers consists of
(a) alphabets
(b) numerals
(c) characters
(d) scripts
(e) bits
24. A digital computer performs its computations by
(a) mechanical means
(b) analogy
(c) guessing
(d) counting
(e) None of the above.
25. Binary coded decimal (BCD) numbers express each decimal digitals as
(a) binary digits
(b) digits and strings
(c) nibble
(d) word
(e) byte
26. The basic operation performed by a computer is
(a) arithmetic operations
(b) logic operations
(c) storage and retrieval operations (d) all the above
(e) None of the above.
27. Who is regarded as the Father of computers.
(a) Abacus
(b) John Napier
(c) Pascal
(d) Charles Babbage
(e) Hollerith
28. The analog computer deals directly with
(a) number or codes
(b) measured values of continuous physical magnitude
(c) signals in the form of 0 or 1
(d) signals in discrete values from 0 to 9

29. Transistor was invented in


(a) 1945
(b) 1946
(c) 1947
(d) 1948
30. Integrated circuits are classified according to the
(a) no. of chips
(b) no. of vacuum tube
(c) no. of gates
(d) no. of transistor
31. 1 K bits equals to the
(a) 1000 bits
(b) 100 bits
(c) 1024 bits
(d) 10 bits
32. The first microprocessor was introduced in
(a) 1971
(b) 1972
(c) 1973
(d) 1974
33. In terms of processing power there is a class of computers between minicomputers and microcomputers known as
(a) Supercomputer
(b) Mainframe
(c) Personal computer
(d) Workstation
34. The biggest manufacturer of workstations is
(a) Sun Microsystems
(b) IBM
(c) DEC
(d) HP
35. The first AT Systems have
(a) 12 bit ISA Bus
(b) 14 bit ISA Bus
(c) 16 bit ISA Bus
(d) 18 bit ISA Bus
36. Networking is a connection of two or more
(a) Computer System
(b) Man
(c) Place
(d) Business
37. If you want to improve the performance of your PC, you need to upgrade the
(a) CPU
(b) Monitor
(c) Keyboard
(d) Printer
1. How many input lines are needed to construct 1024 bit coincident core plane.
(a) 8
(b) 16
(c) 32
(d) 64
(e) None of the above.
2. A digital computer is based on the principle of
(a) measurement
(b) logic
(c) multiplication
(d) counting

3. How many types of storage loops exist in magnetic bubble memory


(a) 8
(b) 4
(c) 16
(d) 2
(e) None of the above
4. The linking of computers with a communication system is called
(a) networking
(b) pairing
(c) interlocking
(d) assembling
5. Standardization means
(a) connecting two computer systems
(b) compatibility between different computer systems from different suppliers.
(c) always using a standard parallel interface
(d) joining a computer user group
6. Which memory is nonvolatile and may be written only once.
(a) RAM
(b) EP-ROM
(c) SRAM
(d) PROM
(e) None of the above.
7. For creating and editing legal documents which application package would be most useful
(a) spreadsheet
(b) word-processing
(c) graphic
(d) communication
8. Word-processing is used for
(a) presentation of data in graphical form
(b) what-if analysis
(c) entry, verifying, updating, retrieving etc. of records
(d) creation, storage, editing etc. of text.
9. Which of the 'following statements is wrong.
(a) An EPROM can be programmed, erased and reprogrammed by the user with an EPROM programming instrument
(b) magnetic tape is non volatile
(c) magnetic core and semiconductor memories are used as mass memory medium
(d) RAM is a type of volatile memory
(e) None of the above
ANS: c
10. Which of the following program is useful for merging names and address with repetitive letters for mass mailing?
(a) word-processing and database integrated program
(b) database management and spreadsheet program
(c) graphics program
(d) communication program
11. The data bus in 8080A/8085 micro-processor is a group of
(a) eight bi-directional lines that are used to transfer 8 bits between the micro-processor and its I/O and memory
(b) sixteen bi-directional lines that are used for data transfer between the micro-processor and memory
(c) eight unidirectional lines that are used for I/O devices
(d) eight lines used to transfer data among the registers
(e) None of the above.
12. The operation of a digital computer is based on .....principle.
(a) counting
(b) measuring
(c) electronic
(d) logical
(e) None of the above.

13. DBMS stand for


(a) database marketing system
(b) database management studies
(c) database management system
(d) database marketing strategies
14. An integrated circuit is
(a) a complicated circuit
(b) an integrating device
(c) much costlier than a single transistor
(d) fabricated on a tiny silicon chip
(e) None of the above .
15. A dumb terminal with a keyboard and CRT and connected to a computer is
(a) an off-line device
(b) an on-line device
(c) neither on-line nor off-line device
(d) both (a) and (b)
16. When a bank teller uses a computer terminal to know the balance in a customer's accounts it is an example of .
(a) on-line updating
(b) off-line processing
(c) on-line query
(d) on-line processing
17. Most important advantage of an IC is its
(a) easy replacement in case of circuit failure
(b) extremely high reliability
(c) reduced cost
(d) low power consumption
(e) None of the above.
18. The concept that many users can share a computer is called
(a) time-sharing
(b) distributed processing
(c) parallel processing
(d) interpersonal relationship
19. Which one of the following words has computer meaning and a computer meaning
(a) node
(b) bus
(c) quick
(d) plotter
20. Which of the following is a computer program?
(a) utility software
(b) application package
(c) operating system
(d) all of the above computer programs
21. The computer stores its program and data in its
(a) ALU
(b) control unit
(c) memory
(d) cache memory
22. What is the number of read-write heads in the drive for a 9-track magnetic tape.
(a) 9
(b) 16
(c) 18
(d) 27
(e) None of the above.

23. An operating system


(a) is not required on large computers
(b) is always supplies with computer
(c) is always written in BASIC
(d) consists of programs that help in the operation of computer
24. The number of tracks on a 1/2 inch wide magnetic tape is
(a) 7
(b) 9
(c) 18
(d) 16
25. Which type of computers have really brought the advantages of computers to homes and small business
(a) minicomputers
(b) microcomputers
(c) super computers
(d) mainframes
26. The tangible part of a computer system is called
(a) input data
(b) output data
(c) software
(d) hardware
27. Large computers which can process huge data at high speeds are known as
(a) networks
(b) minicomputers
(c) microcomputers
(d) mainframes
28. What is the most common speed in rpm at which the hard disk usually rotate
(a) 2400
(b) 3600
(c) 4700
(d) 1600
29. Computerized railway reservation system is an example of
(a) on-line application
(b) off-line application
(c) both (a) and (b)
(d) None of the above.
30. Managers who have no technical knowledge about a computer can be easily trained to operate a/an
(a) minicomputer
(b) personal computer
(c) super computer
(d) microcomputer
1. It has been found that about 30% of the people feel 'computer anxious'. Out of these, about 3 to 5 percent suffer
from serious computer phobia. What is the technical name for this feeling of fear.
(a) comp phobia
(b) techno stress
(c) cyber phobia
(d) dizziness
2. What is meant by computer literacy.
(a) ability to write computer programs
(b) knowing what a computer can and cannot do
(c) knowing computer related vocabulary
(d) ability to assemble computers

3. Everything computer does is controlled by its.


(a) RAM
(b) ROM
(c) CPU
(d) Storage devices
(e) None of the above.
4. The subject of Cybernetics deals with the science of
(a) genetics
(b) control and communications
(c) molecular biology
(d) biochemistry
5. The heart of any computer is the
(a) CPU
(b) memory
(c) I/O unit
(d) disks
(e) None of the above.
6. The attribution of human form of qualities to things such as machines or computers is called.
(a) Cybernetics
(b) Cybernation
(c) Artificial Intelligence
(d) Anthropomorphism
7. One Thousand and Twenty-four Bytes represent a
(a) Megabyte
(b) Gigabyte
(c) Kilobyte
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
8. A "number crunching" computer is one that can handle
(a) Large spreadsheets
(b) Large alphanumeric data
(c) Large volume of numbers
(d) Only numbers
9. In computer technology, what is meant by the phrase 'state-of-the-art'.
(a) up-to-date
(b) best
(c) latest
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
10. A Winchester disk is a
(a) disk stack
(b) removable disk
(c) flexible disk
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
11. Though a computer can replace people in dull-and routine tasks, yet it lacks
(a) initiative
(b) originality
(c) speed
(d) accuracy
12. The word 'computer' usually refers to the central processor units plus
(a) keyboard
(b) external memory
(c) internal memory
(d) peripheral devices

13. If a computer had no decision-making function, what will it be reduced to.


(a) electrical machine
(b) adding machine
(c) counting machine
(d) slide rule
14. Which of the following is responsible for coordinating various operations using timing signals?
(a) arithmetic-logic Unit
(b) control unit
(c) memory unit
(d) input/output unit
(e) None of the above
15. Human beings are referred to as Homosapinens. Which device is called Silicosapiens.
(a) monitor
(b) hardware
(c) robot
(d) computer
16. A new technology which provides the ability to create an artificial world and have people interact with it is called
(a) televirtuality
(b) virtual reality
(c) alternative reality
(d) 3-D reality
17. A single bus structure is primarily found in
(a) main frames
(b) super computers
(c) high performance machines
(d) mini-and micro-computers
(e) None of the above.
18. Which of the following is not currently a topic in computer science?
(a) speech recognition
(b) artificial intelligence
(c) thermodynamics
(d) multiprocessing
19. Which of the following isn't used in the storage phase of a computer-based information system?
(a) magnetic
(b) keyboard
(c) diskette
(d) hard disk
(e) None of the above.
20. In March 1991, Hanover in Germany hosted an outstanding exhibition of information technology covering
computer software, office automation, personal computers, telecommunications, security equipment etc. along with
C-technologies. What is meant by C-technologies.
(a) CAD
(b) CAM
(c) CIM
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above.
21. The availability of low-price mini-computers is largely responsible for the current interest in
(a) real-time processing
(b) batch processing
(c) distributed processing
(d) transaction processing
22. A digital computer is superior to an analog computer in terms of
(a) cost, speed and space requirements
(b) cost, accuracy and versatility
(c) cost, speed and accuracy
(d) All of the above.

23. A name or number used to identify it a storage location is called.


(a) a byte
(b) a record
(c) an address
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
24. A word processor is used for
(a) scientific and engineering calculations
(b) producing graphs, charts and maps
(c) routine office correspondence
(d) business calculations
25. Abacus was first of all used by the country
(a) USA
(b) Japan
(c) China
(d) France
26. The most commonly used standard data code to represent alphabetical, numerical & punctuation characters used
in Electronic Data Processing system is called
(a) ASCII
(b) EBCDIC
(c) BCD
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
27. Ergonomics is study of
(a) cost, relationship between computer hard-ware and software
(b) different computer operating systems
(c) gradation of various computer professionals
(d) human aspect of the environment around the computer system
28. To process data, the data processing machines need to be feed with
(a) only data
(b) only instructions
(c) both data and instructions
(d) None of the above.
29. In which of the following terminals the screen is regarded as an array of pixels, where each pixel is either on or
off.
(a) character map terminal
(b) bit map terminal
(c) RS-232 C terminal
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above
30. A computer
(a) is an intelligent machine
(b) can get tired easily
(c) may forget if you give it too much data
(d) None of the above.
1. People typically interface with a computer based system when:
(a) Information must be output
(b) Data must be input
(c) Information must be reviewed the computer needs a direction (or instruction) in order to process data
(d) All of the above.
2. The principle advantage of the centralized approach to organizing a computer facility is:
(a) Cost-effectiveness
(b) Processing activities are easier to coordinate
(c) Processing activities are easier to control
(d) Processing statements 'can be enforced
(e) All of the above.

3. The fifth generation digital computer will be


(a) Extremely low cost
(b) Very expensive
(c) Versatility
(d) Artificial intelligence
(e) None of the above.
4. To be information, data must be
(a) Factual
(b) Relevant
(c) News
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above.
5. A data system for calculating measures used in statistical inference is an example of a
(a) Teleprocessing system
(b) Data management system
(c) Computing system
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above.
6. For the purposes of defining data needs, a responsibility area is
(a) Marketing
(b) Administration
(c) Personal
(d) All of the above
7. Which is widely used in academic testing?
(a) MICR
(b) POS
(c) OCR
(d) OMR
(e) None of the above.
8. Coded entries which are used to gain access to a computer system are called:
(a) Entry codes
(b) Passwords
(c) Security commands
(d) Code words
9. A factor which might cause an individual to consider using a computer in criminal activities is:
(a) The computer's access to large sums to money
(b) The speed with which the crime can be accomplished
(c) EFTS (Electronic Funds Transfer System
(d) All of the above
10. EBCDIC can code up to how many different characters.
(a) 816
(b) 32
(c) 64
(d) 256
11. Which of the following statements is true?
(a) The installation of a computer is favorably received by all employees
(b) Some form of training is necessary for employees who will work with computers
(c) Computers are portrayed solely as society's benefactor
(d) A business person is only interested in the computer's accuracy.
12. Which is considered a direct entry input device.
(a) Optical scanner
(b) Mouse
(c) Light pen
(d) Digitizer
(e) All of the above.

13. The daily processing of corrections to customer accounts best exemplifies the processing mode of:
(a) Batch processing
(b) Real-time processing
(c) Interactive processing
(d) All of the above.
14. The data processing job expected to further decreases in the 1990s is that of:
(a) Keypuncher
(b) Data entry clerk
(c) Computer operator
(d) Programmer
15. Which is a unit of measurement used with computer systems?
(a) Byte
(b) Kilobyte
(c) Megabyte
(d) Gigabyte
(e) All of the above.
16. Which of the following statements is true?
(a) Analysts usually work alone and sometimes as part of a team
(b) Most systems projects are completed in 6-12 weeks
(c) An analyst's primary concern is the development of software
(d) Analysts evaluate data flow through an organization.
17. In computer terminology, information means
(a) Raw data
(b) Data in more useful or intelligible form
(c) Alphanumeric data
(d) program
18. A computer programmer
(a) does all the thinking for a computer
(b) can enter input data quickly
(c) can operate all types of computer equipment
(d) can draw only flowchart.
19. A character is represented in EBCDIC by:
(a) one bit
(b) four bits
(c) eight bits
(d) sixteen bits
(e) None of the above.
20. Most of the errors blamed on computers are actually due to
(a) Programming errors
(b) Hardware fatigue
(c) Defects in floppy disks
(d) Data entry errors.
21. Which is a secondary memory device?
(a) CPU
(b) ALU
(c) Floppy disk
(d) Mouse
(e) None of the above.
22. Which is the most significant difference between a simple desk calculator and computer? Choose from the
following (note that some of the following may not even be true).
(a) The computer is an electronic machine while the desk calculator may or may not be electronic
(b) The computer is useful in business applications while the desk calculator is not
(c) The computer can print its results, while the desk calculator can only show it on a display
(d) The computer is controlled by a program stored in its memory while calculator require step-by-step manual
control
(e) One has to know the method of calculation while using a calculator but a computer user can depend upon the computer
to choose the method automatically.

23. A term associated with the comparison of processing speeds of different computer systems is:
(a) EFTS
(b) MPG
(c) MIPS
(d) CPS
24. RAM is used as a short memory because it
(a) is volatile
(b) is very expensive
(c) has small capacity
(d) is programmable
(e) None of the above.
25. General purpose computes are those that can be adapted to countless uses simply by changing its.
(a) keyboard
(b) printer
(c) program
(d) display screen
(e) None of the above.
26. Which is the computer memory that does not forget?
(a) ROM
(b) RAM
(c) PROM
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above.
27. The Santa Clara Valley near Palo Alto, California is popularly known as Silicon Valley of America because
(a) huge deposits of silicon are found there
(b) many silicon chip manufacturing firms are located there
(c) Santa Claus visits it every Christmas
(d) it is full of large grain sand
28. Computers are incapable of emotional feelings. However, some people attribute humanlike emotions to imitate
objects including computers. What is it called.
(a) anthropogenesis
(b) anthropomorphism
(c) anthroolatory
(d) cybernetics
29. According to you, which of the following statement is incorrect.
(a) Generally, computers don't make mistakes
(b) Computers can think
(c) Computers eliminate jobs
(d) Maths is necessary to understand computers
30. The most common binary code in use today is the 8 bit ASCII code. What do the letters ASCII stand for.
(a) American Standard Code for International Interchange
(b) American Standard Code for Information Interchange
(c) American Standard Code for Intelligence interchange
(d) American Scientific Code for Information Interchange
(e) None of the above.
1. A computer derives its basic strength from
(a) Speed
(b) Accuracy
(c) Memory
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above
2. Modern computers compared to earlier computers are
(a) Faster and larger
(b) Less reliable
(c) Larger and stronger
(d) Slower but more reliable
(e) Faster and smaller

3. The use of computer for business applications is attractive because of its


(a) Accuracy
(b) Reliability
(c) Speed
(d) Secret code facility
(e) All of the above
4. A computer is capable of performing almost any task, provided that it can be
(a) Coded
(b) Memorized
(c) Analyzed
(d) Reduced to a series of logical steps
(e) Changed top mathematics equation
5. A BIT represents a
(a) Decimal digit
(b) Octal digit
(c) Binary digit
(d) Hexadecimal digit
6. A computer has very high speed, accuracy and reliability. Its intelligence quotient could be of the order of
(a) 100
(b) 0
(c) 50
(d) 200
7. Computer cannot do anything without a
(a) Chip
(b) Memory
(c) Output device
(d) Program
(e) None of the above
8. A computer possesses information
(a) As directed by the operator
(b) Automatically
(c) At once
(d) Gradually and eventually
(e) By truncating
9. Pick up the false statement
(a) Computer can manipulate both numeric and non-numeric symbols
(b) Computer errors can usually be traced to faulty programs or inaccurate input data
(c) The facts or informational raw materials represented by numeric and non-numeric symbols are called
information
(d) The space in the primary storage section is divided into four areas: input, working, storage, output and program storage.
(e) Information is the relevant knowledge that results from the processing and arranging of data in an ordered and useful
form.
10. Processors of all computers, whether micro, mini or mainframe must have
(a) ALU
(b) Primary storage
(c) Control Unit
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above.
11. Pick up the correct statement about computers
(a) Computers process data with human intervention after the program has been fed
(b) All comparisons are made in the control section
(c) The arithmetic-logic section of the CPU selects, interprets and executes the program steps.
(d) The secondary storage devices are usually connected on line to the CPU but for accepting data from them or returning
data to them, human intervention is required.
(e) Computers have the built-in ability to obey different types of instructions.

12. Real time computing is possible because of the following characteristic of computer
(a) Storage capability
(b) High speed
(c) Accuracy
(d) Versatility
(e) Automatic in execution
13. Pick out the wrong statement about modern computer systems.
(a) These are simple and easy to take care of
(b) Even beginners, untrained persons can safely handle them
(c) They require a highly disciplined approach
(d) it is important to understand the proper handling of each element and proper overall procedures must be followed
(e) The negligent use of a computer system will almost always introduce time bombs into the system.
14. A collection of eight bits is called:
(a) Byte
(b) Word
(c) Record
(d) file
(e) None of the above
15. Choose the incorrect statement about micro computers, mini-computers, etc.
(a) A microcomputer can be placed on a single silicon chip
(b) A minicomputer can have more processing capability than a mainframe model
(c) A microcomputer chip performs the arithmetic-logic and control functions of a microcomputer
(d) ROM chips may be used in micros to permanently store program instruction
(e) Most micros use rigid disk storage devices rather than floppy disk drives.
16. Control Unit of a digital computer is often called the
(a) Lock
(b) Nerve center
(c) ICs
(d) all of the above
(e) None of the above.
17. Pick up the correct statement
(a) Most mainframes are 48-bit machines
(b) Thousands of super computers are currently being built
(c) Super-computers are usually designed to process accounting applications
(d) Mainframes may have multiprocessor components that permit several tasks to be processed at the same instant in
time
(e) Minicomputers cannot use high-speed buffer storage components and are thus always slower than mainframe models.
18. The following acronym recognizes the fact that "computer errors" can usually be traced to incorrect input data
or unreliable programs
(a) IGO
(b) FIFO
(c) LIFO
(d) DASD
(e) ROM
19. Group of instructions that directs a computer is called
(a) Storage
(b) Memory
(c) Logic
(d) Program
(e) None of the above.
20. Which of the following does not describe one or more characteristics of a computer?
(a) Electronic
(b) External storage
(c) Stored program
(d) Program modification at execution
(e) All of the above are characteristics.

21. Which of the following statements is true?


(a) The smart approach to using computers is to write programs
(b) Knowledge of the system development life cycle is not important to operators who use computers without programming
(c) Hands-on exposure to the computer is not helpful to those who write programs
(d) Personal computers have been an important contributing factor in the movement toward using computers
without programming
(e) None of the above is true.
22. Which can read data and convert them to a form that a computer can use?
(a) Logic
(b) Storage
(c) Control
(d) Input device
(e) Output device
23. Software instruction intended to satisfy a user's specific processing needs are called
(a) System software
(b) A microcomputer
(c) Documentation
(d) Applications software
(e) All of the above.
24. Which kind of hardware is used the most in the input phase of a computer based information system.
(a) Keyboard
(b) Printer
(c) Monitor
(d) Hard disk
(e) Floppy disk
25. Which of the following is not a factor when categorizing a computer?
(a) Amount of main memory the CPU can use
(b) Capacity of the storage devices
(c) Cost of the system
(d) Where it was purchased
(e) Speed of the output device
26. Which of the following is the most powerful type of computer?
(a) Super micro
(b) Super conductor
(c) Microcomputer
(d) Super computer
(e) Mega frame
27. Which of the following people probably has the least amount of technical knowledge?
(a) Programmer
(b) User
(c) System analyst
(d) Computer operator
(e) Computer professional
28. Which kind of storage device can be carried around.
(a) Floppy disk
(b) Hard disk
(c) System cabinet
(d) Hard disk drive
(e) Floppy disk drive
29. Which of the following terms applies to communication between separate computer systems?
(a) Computer literacy
(b) Power supply
(c) Applications software
(d) Connectivity
(e) None of the above.

30. The Central Processing Unit (CPU) consists of:


(a) Input, output and processing
(b) Control unit, primary storage & secondary storage
(c) Control unit, arithmetic-logic unit, primary storage
(d) Control unit, processing, and primary storage
(e) None of the above
1. This is the part of the computer system that one can touch.
A)hardware
B) data
C) software
D)input
2. There are __________ parts to a computer system
A)2
B) 4
C) 16
D)hundreds of
3. __________ is processed by the computer into information.
A)numbers
B) processor
C) input
D)data
4. During the __________ portion of the Information Processing Cycle, the computer acquires data from some
source.
A)processing
B) output
C) input
D)storage
5. Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym __________.
A)CD
B) RW
C) DVD
D)ROM
6. The __________ tells the computer how to use its components.
A)utility
B) network
C) operating system
D)application program
7. The most common type of storage devices are __________.
A)magnetic
B) optical
C) flash
D)persistent
8. Which of the following is the largest unit of storage?
A)KB
B) MB
C) TB
D)GB
9. A(n) __________ is a program that makes the computer easier to use.
A)application
B) utility
C) network
D)operating system

10. The contents of __________ are lost when the computer turns off.
A)storage
B) input
C) output
D)memory
1.A __________ is an electronic device that process data, converting it into information.
A) processor
B) computer
C) case
D) stylus
2. __________ computers represent data as variable points along a continuous spectrum of values.
A)Analog
B)Digital
C)Precise
D)Mainframe
3.The Difference Analyzer was created in the early 1920s by 3.
A)Peter Norton
B)Douglas Knuth
C)Vannevar Bush
D)Alan Kay

__________.

4.Personal computers can be connected together to form a __________.


A)server
B)supercomputer
C)network
D)enterprise
5. The main component of a desktop PC is the __________ which houses the computers critical parts.
A)processor
B)memory
C)keyboard
D)system case
6. To make a notebook act as a desktop model, the notebook can be connected to a __________ which is connected to
a monitor and other devices.
A)bay
B)docking station
C)port
D)network
7. Minicomputers are also called __________ computers.
A)midrange
B)laptop
C)handheld
D)smart
8. The most important or powerful computer in a typical network.
A)desktop
B)network client
C)network server
D)network station
9. The __________ is used by the tablet PC to write on the screen.
A)finger
B)mouse
C)digitizer
D)stylus
10. To access a mainframe or supercomputer, users often use a __________.
A)terminal
B)node
C)desktop
D)handheld

Q. where are programs and data to be used by the computer available.


1 Output
2 Processing unit
3 Input
4 Storage
Q. A parallel port is most often used by a 1 Mouse
2 Monitor
3 Printer
4 External storage device
Q. Computer follows a simple principle called GIGO which means:
1 Garbage in garbage out
2 Garbage input good output
3 Good input good output
4 Greater instructions greater output
Q. Arrange the following devices in ascending order of the speed: A. RAM B. Hard disk C. Cache D. Floppy
1ABDC
2BDAC
3DBAC
4BADC
Q. What is the commonly used unit for measuring the sped of data transmission.
1Bits per second
2Nano seconds
3Characters per second
4Mega Hertz
Q. Which one among the following is not included in the basic functions of operating system.
1Job Control
2Job Scheduling
3Memory Management
4Data Management
Q. 'Blue tooth' technology allows 1 Landline phone to mobile phone communication
2 Signal transmission on mobile phones only
3 Wireless communication between equipments
4 Satellite television communication
Q. Which of the following statements about the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network System(CCTNS)
is/are correct.
1. It will facilitate real time access of classified criminal data to the law enforcement authorities.
2. National Crime Record Bureau is the nodal agency mandated to implement the network in all the states.
Select the correct answer using the code given below1 1 only
2 2 only
3 Both 1 and 2
4 Neither 1 nor 2
Q. One byte consists of
1 four bits
2 one bit
3 ten bit
4 eight bits
Q. ENIAC was
1 an electronic computer
2 an engine
3 a memory device
4 an electronic calculator

Q. The operating system called UNIX is typically used for 1 Desktop computers
2 Laptop computers
3 Supercomputers
4 All of these
Q. There are several primary categories of procedures. Which of the following is not a primary category of
procedures?
1 Testing
2 Backup and recovery
3 Firewall development
4 Design
Q. All of the logic and mathematical calculations done by the computer happen in/on the 1Central processing unit
2Mother board
3Memory
4Central control unit
Q. The connection between your computer at home and your local ISP is called 1The last mile
2The home Stretch
3The home page
4The backbone
Q. When speaking of computer input and output, input refers to 1 any data processing that occurs from new data input into the computer
2 data or information that has been entered into the computer
3 the transmission of data that has been input into the computer
4 Both (C) and (D) above.
Q. Computer software can be defined as-1 the computer and its associated equipment
2 the instructions that tell the computer what to do
3 computer components that act to accomplish a goal
4 an interface between the computer and the network
Q. The main memory of a computer can also be called 1 Primary storage
2 Internal memory
3 Primary memory
4 All of these
Q. Which of the following is not a type of computer software which can be thought?
1 Off-the-shelf
2 Tailor-made
3 Custom-developed
4 Off-the-shelf with alterations
Q. .....are attempts by individuals to obtain confidential information from you by falsifying their identity.
1 Phishing trips
2 Computer viruses
3 Spyware scams
4 Phishing Scams
Q. The main job of CPU is to 1 carry out program instructions
2 Store data/information for future use
3 Process data and information
4 Both (A) and (C)
Q. Which of the following is an example of an optical disk?
1 Magnetic disks
2 Memory disks
3 Data bus disks
4 Digital versatile disks

Q. Which of the following is an example of storage devices?


1 Magnetic disks
2 Tapes
3 DVDs
4 All of these
Q. A person who used his or her expertise to gain access to other people's computers to get information
illegally or do damage is a 1Hacker
2Spammer
3Analyst
4Programmer
Q. A popular way to learn about computers without ever going to a classroom is called 1i-learning
2isolated learning
3e-learning
4close learning
Q. Which of the following is a storage device that uses rigid, permanently installed magnetic disks to store
data/information 1 Floppy diskette
2 Hard disk
3 Permanent disk
4 None of these
Q. A sales clerk at a checkout counter scanning a tag on an item rather than keying it into the system, is
using 1Input automation
2Item data automation
3 Scanning automation
4 Source data automation
Q. Main memory works in conjunction with 1 RAM
2 Special function cards
3 CPU
4 Intel
Q. The collection of links throughout the Internet creates an interconnected network called the 1 WWW
2 Web
3 World Wide Web
4 All of the above
Q. Cache and main memory will lose their contents when the power is off. They are-1 Dynamic
2 Faulty
3 Volatile
4 Static
Q. Vendor-created program modifications are called -1 Patches
2 Fixes
3 Holes
4 Overlaps
Q. Storage media such as a CD read and write information using -1 Magnetic strips
2 Magnetic dots
3 A laser beam of red light
4 All of these

Q. To reload a Web page, press the.... button.


1Redo
2Reload
3Ctrl
4Refresh
Q. The.... controls a client computer's resources.
1 Application program
2 Instruction set
3 Operating System
4 Server application
Q. The process of transferring files from a computer on the Internet to your computer is called-1 Downloading
2 Uploading
3 FTP
4 JPEG
Q. Which media have the ability to have data/information stored (written) on them by users more than once.
1CD-R disks
2CD-RW disks
3Zip disks
4Optical Disks
Q. What are the four things needed to connect to the Internet.
1 Telephone line, modem, computer, and an ISP
2 Modem, computer, PDA and ISP
3 Telephone line, PDA, modem and computer
4 monitor, keyboard, mouse, modem
Q. What is e-commerce.
1 Buying and selling products and services over the Internet
2 Buying and selling international goods
3 Buying and selling products and services not found in stores
4 Buying and selling products having to do with computers
Q. Storage and memory differ with respect to which of the following characteristics.
1 Reliability
2 Speed
3 Price
4 All of these
Q. The ---- is the term used to describe the window that is currently being used.
1Web Window
2Display Area
3Active Window
4Monitor
Q. 1024 bytes equals:
1 1 KB
2 2 MB
3 1 GB
4 1TB
Q. The term 'PC-XT' refers to
1 Personal Computer External Technology
2 Personal Computer Extended Technology
3 Personal Computer Embedded Technology
4 Personal Computer Expanded Technology
Q.
1
2
3
4

Most networks employ devices for routing services. Routers work at which of the Following OSI Layers.
Transport
Network
Presentation
Session

Q. Which of the following will help you to improve your LAN security?
1 Change your passwords frequently
2 Install a firewall program
3 Use a proxy
4 All of the above
Q. Which of the following devices discriminates between multicast and unicast packets?
1 Multicast switch
2 Bicast switch
3 Bicast router
4 Multicast Router
Q. Which of the following use routes with packet filtering rules to allow or deny access based on source address,
destination address, or port number?
1Application layer Firewall
2Packet Filtering Firewall
3Router enhanced firewall
4IP enabled firewall
Q. Which of the following systems run an application layer firewall using proxy software?
1 Proxy NAT
2 Proxy client
3 Client 32
4 Proxy server
Q. A packet filtering firewall operates at which of the following OSI layer.
1 At the Application layer
2 At the Transport Layer
3 At the Network Layer
4 Both 2 and 3
Q. Which of the following are true about firewalls?
1 Filters network traffic
2 Can be either a hardware or software device
3 Follows a set of rules
4 All the above
Q. What are some of the benefits of using a firewall for your LAN.
1 Increased access to Instant Messaging
2 Stricter access control to critical resources
3 Greater security to your LAN
4 Both 2 and 3
Q. Your company receives internet access through a network or a gateway server. Which of the following devices
is best suited to protect resources and subnet your LAN directly on the network server.
1 DSL modem
2 A multi-homed firewall
3 VLAN
4 A router that acts both as a bridge and a router
Q. Which of the following devices is specially designed to forward packets to specific ports based on the
packet's address.
1 Specialty hub
2 Switching hub
3 Port hub
4 Filtering hub
Q. After booting process which file executes automatically
1config.sys
2command.com
3autoexec.bat
4io.sys

Q. A System in which a transaction access and updates a file quickly enough to affect the original decision
making is called
1Real time system
2time sharing system
3both of above
4None of above
Q. In time sharing system, the user carried a conversation with the central system called
1interacting computer
2conversation computing
3Both of above
4None of above
Q. The principle of time sharing is
1 large numbers of users direct access to the computer for problem solving
2 large number of user for file sharing
3 both of above
4 none
Q.
1
2
3
4

Allocation of a resources in a time dependent fashion to several program simultaneously called


multi tasking
multi user
time sharing
None

Q. Batch processing is also known as


1 serial
2 sequential
3 off line processing
4 all of above
Q. Operating System for Microcomputer system is1Unix
2Linux
3Windows
4all
Q. Data are accumulated and processed in group called
1 Batch Processing
2 Group processing
3 Time sharing
4 None
Q. Unix Operating System use _________ Multitasking
1 Preemptive
2 Cooperative
3 multiprogramming
4 None
Q. Macintosh computer use_____ Multitasking
1 Preemptive
2 cooperative
3 multiprogramming
4 none
Q. Preemptive and cooperative both are type of
1 Multiprogramming
2 Multitasking
3 Multi-user
4 None
Q. Multiprocessing supports more than one_____ at the same time
1 Process
2 User
3 Hardware
4 None

Q. Which one allow two or more users to run programs at the same time
1Multiuser
2Multitasking
3Multiprocessing
4None
Q. DMA stands for ________
1 Direct Memory Access
2 Distinct Memory Access
3 Direct Module Access
4 Direct Memory Allocation
Q. Which of the following is a read only memory storage device?
1Floppy Disk
2Hard Disk
3CDROM
4None of these
Q.
1
2
3
4

_________ is a semi conductor memory.


Dynamic
Static
Bubble
Both a & b

Q. Separate Read/Write heads are required in which of these memory access schemes.
1 Random Access
2 Sequential Access
3 Direct Access
4 None of these
Q. Which of the following are the best units of data on an external storage device?
1Bits
2Bytes
3Hertz
4Clock cycles
Q. In a Computer_________ is capable to store single binary bit.
1Capacitor
2Flip Flop
3Register
4Inductor
Q. Which of the following commands displays names of files in sorted order?
1 DIR/N
2 DIR/SO
3 DIR/AN
4 DIR/AH
Q. VIRUS stands for
1 Very Important Resource Under Search
2 Virtual Information Resource Under Resize
3 Verify Interchange Result Until Source
4 Very Important Record User Searched
Q. FAT stands for
1 File Accommodation Table
2 File Access Tape
3 File Allocation Table
4 File Activity Table
Q. Which command can be used to recreate the disk's tracks and sectors .
1FDISK
2FORMAT
3CHKDSK
4ATTRIB

Q.
1
2
3
4

What is the switch that is used to make sure that the COPY command copied files correctly
/A
/C
/S
/V

Q. Which switch should be used in the DIR command to view files in all directories .
1 /P
2 /W
3 /S
4 /L
Q. Which among the following are the best tools for Fixing errors on disks?
1FDISK
2SCANDISK
3CHKDSK
4FIXDSK
Q. Which type of commands in DOS needs additional files for their execution.
1Internal Commands
2External Commands
3Batch Commands
4 Redirectors
Q. What is the name of the batch file that is automatically run when MSDOS is booted .
1 RUN.BAT
2 CONFIG.SYS
3 CONFIG.BAT
4 AUTORUN.BAT
Q. Which file in MS-DOS contains internal commands that are loaded during Booting process.
1 IO.SYS
2 MSDOS.SYS
3 COMMAND.COM
4 CONFIG.SYS
Q. Which was the last version of MS-DOS that was released separately?
1 5.0
2 6.0
3 6.11
4 6.22
Q. Who was the programmer of Ms-Dos operating system
1 R Jhon
2 Bill Gates
3 Dennis Ritchi
4 none
Q. The Operating System Manages
1 Memory
2 Processes
3 Disks and I/O devices
4 All of the above
Q. Page stealing
1 Is a sign of an efficient system
2 Is taking page frames from other working sets
3 Should be the tuning goal
4 Is taking larger disk spaces for pages paged out
Q. Which of the following Operating Systems do you choose to implement a client Server Network
1MS DOS
2Windows 7
3Windows XP
4Windows 2003

Q. Poor response times are usually caused by


1 Process busy
2 High I/O rates
3 High paging rates
4 Any of the above
Q. When a computer is first turned on or restarted, a special type of absolute loader called____is executed
1 Compile and Go loader
2 Boot loader
3 Bootstrap loader
4 Relating loader
Q. Which of the following Operating system does not implement multi tasking truly?
1Windows 98
2Windows NT
3Windows XP
4MS DOS
Q. _________ is the first program run on a computer when computer boots up
1 System Software
2 Operating Software
3 Systems Operations
4 None
Q. _____ transforms one interface into another interface
1Program
2Software
3Data
4None
Q. The primary purpose of an operating system is....
1 To make the most efficient use of the computer hardware
2 To allow people to use the computer
3 To keep systems programmers employed
4 To make computers easier to use
Q. ............ runs on computer hardware and serve as platform for other software's to run on
1 Operating System
2 Application Software
3 System Software
4 All
Q. Integrated circuits contained
1 10 to 20 components
2 20 to 30 components
3 25 to 25 components
4 35 to 25 components
Q. How many vacuum tubes was used in first analytical engine1 10000
2 12000
3 90000
4 14000
Q. EDVAC is
1 Electronic Detected Variable Automatic Computer
2 Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer
3 Electronic Discrete Valuable Automatic Computer
4 Electronic Developed Valuable Automatic Computer
Q. ENIAC was the computer of1 Storage program concept
2 Processing concept
3 Electronic change concept
4 All

Q. IC chips was used in1 First generation


2 Second generation
3 Third Generation
4 Fourth generation
Q. VLIC (Very Large Integration Circuit) technology was used in which generation .
1First generation
2Second generation
3Third generation
4Fourth generation
Q. Which electronic component was use in first generation.
1Vacuum tubes
2transistors
3IC chips
4all above
Q. A source program is1 a program written in a machine language
2 a program to be translated into machine language
3 a machine language translation of a program
4 none of these
Q. Assembly Language1 uses alphabetic codes in place of binary numbers used in machine language
2 is the easiest language to write programs
3 need not be translated into machine language
4 none of these
Q. Machine Language1 is the language in which programs were first written
2 is the only language understood by the computer
3 Differs from one type of computer to another
4 All of these
Q. Computer software includes___
1 Application programs
2 Operating system programs
3 Packaged programs
4 All of these
Q. Which of the following companies is a leader in manufacture of Hard Disk Drives?
1 Samsung
2 IBM
3 Fujitsu
4 Seagate
Q. Floppy Disk Drives were originally designed by1IBM
2Sony
3Panasonic
4Samsung
Q.
1
2
3
4

Floppy Disk Drives were first introduced by which of the following computer manufacturers .
IBM
Sony
Panasonic
Compaq

Q.
1
2
3
4

Computers built before the first Generation of computers were


Mechanical
Electro-mechanical
Electrical
None of these

Q. Punched cards were first introduced by1 Powers


2 Pascal
3 Jacquard
4 Herman Hollerith
Q.
1
2
3
4

The man who built the first Mechanical Calculator wasJoseph Marie Jacquard
John Mauchly
Blaise Pascal
Hardward Ailken

Q.
1
2
3
4

The Analytical Engine developed during First Generation of computers used_________ as a memory unit
RAM
Floppies
Cards
Counter Wheels

Q. The earliest calculating devices are1 Abacus


2 Clock
3 Difference Engine
4 None of these
Q. When you purchase a product over a Mobile Phone, the transaction is called1 Web Commerce
2 e-Commerce
3 m-Commerce
4 Mobile purchases
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following cables can transmit data at high speeds-?


Coaxial Cable
Optic fiber Cable
Twisted pair Cable
UTP Cable

Q. What is the other name for LAN Card .


1 NIC
2 Network Connector
3 MODEM
4 Internet Card
Q. Which of the following is not a logic gate ?
1AND
2OR
3NOT
4NAT
Q. What is the address given to a computer connected to a network called.
1 System Address
2 SYSID
3 Process ID
4 IP Address
Q. Which of the following organizations looks at standard for representation of data on the internet .
1ISOC
2W3C
3IEEE
4IETE
Q. The basic operations performed by a computers are1 Arithmetic Operation
2 Logical Operation
3 Storage and Relative
4 All the above

Q. What is the name of the software that allows us to browse through web pages called .
1 Browser
2 Mail Client
3 FTP Client
4 Messenger
Q. Who is the founder of Oracle Corporation .
1 Bill Gates
2 Lawrence J. Ellison
3 Andrew S Grove
4 Marc Anderson
Q. Programs are executed on the basis of a priority number in a1 Batch Processing System
2 Multiprogramming
3 Time sharing
4 None of these
Q. What is the name of the latest Server Operating System developed by Microsoft.
1 Windows NT
2 Windows 2008
3 Windows XP
4 Windows 2003
Q. Time taken to move from one cylinder of a HDD to another is called
1Transfer Rate
2Average seek time
3Latency
4Roundtrip time
Q. Which of the memories below is often used in a typical computer operation?
1 RAM
2 ROM
3 FDD
4 HDD
Q. Usually, in MSDOS, the primary hard disk drives has the drive letter_______
1A
2B
3C
4D
Q. When a key is pressed on the keyboard, which standard is used for converting the keystroke into the
corresponding bits
1 ANSI
2 ASCII
3 EBCDIC
4 ISO
Q. Word length if a personal computer is _________
1 4 bits
2 8 bits
3 16 bits
4 64 bits
Q. Which number system is usually followed in a typical 32-bit computer?
12
210
316
432
Q. The memory location address are limited to--1 00000 to 9ffff(16)
2 00001 to 9ffff(16)
3 00010 to 9ffff(16)
4 10000 to 9ffff(16)

Q. Which of the following is the largest manufacture of Hard Disk Drives ?


1IBM
2Segate
3Microsoft
43M
Q. Which technology is used in Compact disks .
1 Mechanical
2 Electrical
3 Electro Magnetic
4 Laser
Q. Which of the following devices have a limitation that we can only information to it but cannot erase it--?
1Floppy Disk
2Hard Disk
3Tape Drive
4CDROM
Q. EPROM can be used for --1 Erasing the contents of ROM
2 Reconstructing the contents of ROM
3 Erasing and reconstructing the contents of ROM
4 Duplicating ROM
Q. Primary memory stores --1 Data alone
2 Programs alone
3 Results alone
4 All of these
Q. Memory is made up of -1 Set of wires
2 Set of circuits
3 Large number of cells
4 All of these
Q. Which of the following is not a valid size of a FLOPPY DISK?
1 8"
25 " 1/4
3 " 1/2
45 " 1/2
Q. Which of the following is not a valid capacity of a floppy disk ?
1 360KB
2 720KB
3 1.24MB
4 1.44MB
Q. Which of the following device can store large amounts of data?
1Floppy Disk
2Hard Disk
3CDROM
4Zip Disk
Q. Algorithm and Flow chart help us to--1 Know the memory Capacity
2 Identify the base of a number system
3 Direct the output to a printer
4 Specify the problem completely and clearly
Q. The contents of information are stored in --1 Memory data register
2 Memory address register
3 Memory access register
4 Memory arithmetic register

Q. MDR(Memory Data Register) holds the --1 Segment number


2 Address of a memory location
3 Number of transistors
4 none of these
Q. Size of the primary memory of a PC ranges between --1 2KB to 8KB
2 64KB and 256KB
3 256KB and 640KB
4 none of these
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following RAM times have to be refreshed often in order to retain its contents ?
SIMM
DIMM
SDMM
DSMM

Q. Which of the following statements is/are true ?


1 Cache Memories are bigger than RAM
2 Cache Memories are smaller than RAM
3 ROM are faster than RAM
4 Information in ROM can be written by users
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which storage device is mounted on 'reels'.


Floppy Disk
Hard Disk
Magnetic Tapes
CDROM

Q. How many write cycles are allowed to a EEPROM .


1
2 10
3 100
4 1000
Q. How many write cycles are allowed to a RAM.
11
210
3100
41000
Q. Which device is used as the standard pointing device in a Graphical User Environment
1 Keyboard
2 Mouse
3 Joystick
4 Track Ball
Q. In a high resolution mode, the number of dots in a line will usually be ---1 320
2 640
3 760
4 900
Q. A pixel is -------1 A computer program that draws picture
2 A picture stored in secondary memory
3 The smallest resolvable part of a picture
4 None of these
Q. Direct X is a ______
1 Computer Part
2 Software that drives Graphic hardware
3 A User Interface
4 None of these

Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following is not an output device ?


Scanner
Printer
Flat Screen
Touch Screen

Q. Cursor is a___________
1 Pixel
2 Thin blinking line
3 Pointing device
4 None of these
Q. Which of the following is a term related with scanners.
1Laser
2TWAIN
3Catridge
4Media
Q. What are the units used to count the speed of a printer.
1CPM
2DPI
3PPM
4BIT
Q. SCSI is term related with ---1 Storage
2 Network Data Transfer
3 Keystroke Rate
4 Picture resolution
Q. Who among the following is a Personal Computer manufacture from Taiwan ---1 Sony
2 IBM
3 Samsung
4 Acer
Q. Nortel is a company into manufactures --1 Software
2 Processors
3 Cables
4 Network equipment
Q. Which computer peripheral manufacturer quotes - Empowering your PC ----1 Canon
2 Epson
3 Mercury
4 Samsung
Q. What is the name of the 64-bit Microprocessor developed by AMD.
1 Option
2 Risc-9000
3 iMac
4 Athlon
Q. Who is the founder of BSD Unix .
1 Bill Gates
2 Dennis Ritche
3 Bill Joy
4 Linux Torvalds
Q. Which company did SCO sue for using code UNIX in its Operating System .
1 RedaHat
2 SuSE
3 IBM
4 Microsoft

Q. What is the name of the series of Laptop computers manufactured by IBM called.
1 Lappad
2 Thinkpad
3 Aptiva
4 Notepad
Q. The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored in ROM is known as
1 Hardware
2 Software
3 Firmware
4 Services
Q. Macromedia is a name of a company related with ---1Hardware
2Software
3Peripherals
4Services
Q. CPU speed of a personal computer is1 32 KIPS
2 100 KIPS
3 1 MIPS
4 None of these
Q. IC are classified on the basis of____
1 Manufacturing Company
2 Type of Computer
3 Number of Transistors
4 None of These
Q. The unit of KIPS is used to measure the speed of________
1 Processor
2 Disk Drive
3 Printer
4 Tape Drive
Q. Programs stored in ROM are called1 Hardware
2 Firmware
3 Software
4 None of these
Q. MTBF means
1 Mean Time Before Failure
2 Master Time Buffer Feature
3 Most Treated Buffer Time
4 Master Test Board Feature
Q. MOS stands for
1 Metal Oxide Semiconductor
2 Most Often Store
3 Method Organized Stack
4 None of these
Q. Which technology is used in a CDROM Drive .
1 Mechanical
2 Electromechanical
3 Optical
4 Fiber optical
Q. A compiler is_____________
1 a combination of computer hardware
2 a program which translates from one high level language to another
3 a program which translates from one high level language to a machine level
4 none of these

Q. ..... is the process finding errors in software code.


1compiling
2Assembling
3Interpreting
4Debugging
Q. If a memory chip is volatile, it will1 Explode if exposed to high temperatures
2 Lose its Contents if current is turned off
3 Be used for data storage only
4 None Of These
Q. The general term 'peripheral equipment' is used for 1 any device that is attached to a computer system
2 large scale computer systems
3 a program collection
4 other office Equipment not associated with a desktop Computer
Q. ..... is a set of Keywords, s symbols, and a system of rules for constructing statements by which humans
can communicate the instructions to be executed by a computer...
1 A Computer Program
2 A Programming Language
3 An Assembler
4 Syntax
Q. A ...... contains specific rules and words that express the logical steps of an algorithm.
1Programming Language
2Programming Structure
3Syntax
4Logic chart
Q. Codes consisting or Bars or lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer-readable are known as1A bar code
2An ASCII Code
3A Magnetic Tape
4A Light Pen
Q. Which of the following is the storage area whit in the computer itself which Holds data only temporarily
as the computer processes instructions.
1 The Hard Disk
2 Main Memory
3 The Control unit
4 Read Only Memory
Q. A collection of interrelated records is called a1 Management Information System
2 Spread Sheet
3 Database
4 Text file
Q. Every Component of your computer is either 1 Software of CPU/RAM
2 Input Devices and Output Devices
3 Application software or System Software
4 None of these
Q. Data that is copied from an application is stored in the1Driver
2Clipboard
3Terminal
4Prompt

Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following is not an output device?


Plotter
Printer
Monitor
Touch Screen

Q. Which of the following Devices have a limitation that we can only read it but cannot erase and modify it.
1 Tape Drive
2 Hard Disk
3 Compact Disk
4 Floppy Disk
Q. Which device can understand difference between Data and programs.
1 Input Device
2 Output Device
3 Memory
4 Microprocessor
Q. Multiprogramming Systems......
1 Are easier to develop than single Programming systems
2 Execute each job Faster
3 Execute more jobs in the same time period
4 None of these
Q. The simultaneous execution of two or more instructions is called1 Sequential Access
2 Reduced Instruction set computing
3 Multiprocessing
4 None of these
Q. Which Device as used as the standard Pointing Device in a Graphical User Environment.
1 Keyboard
2 Mouse
3 Joystick
4 None Of These
Q. ...... is a procedure that requires users to enter an identification code and a matching password.
1 Paging
2 Logging on
3 Time-Sharing
4 Multitasking
Q. An example of Telecommunication device is a 1 Keyboard
2 Mouse
3 Printer
4 Modem
Q. A character of information is represented by a(n)1Byte
2Bit
3Field
4None of these
Q. The Process of writing out computer instructions is known as1Assembling
2Compiling
3Executing
4coding
Q. Memory Unit is one part of1 Control Unit
2 Central Processing Unit
3 Output Device
4 Input device

Q.
1
2
3
4

The Central Processing unit contains which of the following as a Component.


Memory Regulation Unit
Flow control Unit
Arithmetic Logic Unit
None 0f these

Q. Data (information) is stored in computers as1Files


2Directories
3Floppies
4Matter
Q. Which of the following menu types is also called a drop -down menu.
1 Fly-out
2 Cascadng
3 Pop-up
4 Pull-Down
Q. A modem1 translates along Signals from a computer into digital Signals that can travel along conventional telephone lines
2 translates digital Signals from a computer into analog Signals that can travel along conventional telephone lines
3 demodulates digital Signals from a computer.
4 None of these
Q. Personal Computers can be connected together to form a 1Server
2Supercomputer
3Network
4Enterprise
Q. Which type of file is created by Word Processing Programs.
1 Database File
2 Storage File
3 Worksheet File
4 Document File
Q. Ctrl,shift and alt are called...... keys.
1 Adjustment
2 Function
3 Modifier
4 None of these
Q. What are .bas, .doc, and .html examples of .
1Extensions
2Domains
3Database
4Protocols
Q. What characteristics of Read Only memory ROM, makes it useful.
1 ROM information can be easily updated.
2 ROM provides very large amounts of inexpensive Data storage.
3 Data in ROM is Nonvolatile, that is , it remains there even without electrical power
4 ROM chips are easily Swapped between different brands of computers
Q. To access a mainframe or supercomputer ,users often use a1 Terminal
2 Node
3 Desktop
4 Handheld
Q. The.... of software contains list lists of commands and options.
1Menu bar
2Title bar
3Formula bar
4Tool bar

Q. Numbers in table columns are usually1 Right-aligned


2 Left-aligned
3 justified
4 Centered
Q.
1
2
3
4

A ..... contains buttons and menus that provide quick access to commonly used commands.
Menu Bar
Toolbar
Window
Action Bar

Q. The.... tells the computer how to use its components.


1 Utility
2 Network
3 Operating System
4 Application Program
Q. What disk is used to cold boot a PC.
1 Setup disk
2 System disk
3 Diagnostic disk
4 Program disk
Q. The..... manual tells you how to use a software program.
1Documentation
2Programming
3Technical
4User
Q. A word in a web page that, when clicked, opens another document1 Anchor
2 URL
3 Hyperlink
4 Reference
Q. The first page of a Web site is called the.......
1Homepage
2Index
3java Script
4Book Mark
Q. A CD-RW disk1 Has a faster access than an internal disk
2 Is a form of optical disk, so it can only be written once
3 Holds less data than a floppy disk
4 Can be erased and rewritten
Q. Compiling creates a(n)1 Program Specification
2 Algorithm
3 Executable Program
4 Subroutine
Q. Which of the following is a popular Programming Language for developing multimedia WebPages,
Websites
and web-Based applications.
1 COBOL
2 JAVA
3 ASSEMBLER
4 Nine of these

Q. In Excel,..... contains one or more worksheets.


1Template
2Workbook
3Active cell
4Label
Q. The Method of file organization in which data records in a file are arranged in a specified order
according
to a key field is known as the1Direct access method
2Queuing method
3Predetermined method
4Sequential method
Q. A tuple is 1 1 Column of a Table
2 Two dimensional Table
3 Row of a Table
4 key of a Table

Q. The Software that allows users to surf the Internet is called a/an1 Search Engine
2 Internet Service Provider (ISP)
3 Multimedia Application
4 Browser
Q. If a new device is attached to a computer, such as a printer or scanner, its....... must be installed before
the device can be used.
1Buffer
2Driver
3Pager
4Server
Q. OCR stands for1 Optical Character Recognition
2 Optical CPU Recognition
3 Optimal Character Rendering
4 Other Character Restoration
Q. A vision statement is .....
1 not required for established companies
2 not required due to competition
3 not required as no one understands them
4 a long term inspiration
Q. Non-product selling means .....
1 selling variety of products
2 selling only one product
3 selling seasonal products
4 selling services
Q. Marketing is a function undertaken by ......
1 All DSA's
2 All front-office staff
3 Whole organization
4 All of these
Q.
1
2
3
4

In Excel, Charts are created using which option.


Chart Wizard
Pivot Table
Pie Chart
Bar Chart

Q.
1
2
3
4

You can start Microsoft Word by using ..... button.


New
Start
Program
Control Panel

Q. Bank marketing is same as ......


1 Transaction marketing
2 Service marketing
3 Indoor marketing
4 All of these
Q. "Conversion" in sales language means ......
1 converting a buyer into a seller
2 converting a seller into a buyer
3 converting a prospect into a client
4 All of these
Q. "Referrals" means......
1 Leads provided by operation
2 Sales persons
3 Front-office staff
4 Management staff
Q. Marketing of services is known as .....
1 Transaction marketing
2 Door-to-door marketing
3 Relationship marketing
4 Internal marketing
Q. With a CD you can .....
1 Read
2 Write
3 Read and Write
4 Either Read or Write
Q. For creating a document, you use ..... command at File Menu.
1 Open
2 Close
3 New
4 Save
Q. When you save to this, your data will remain intact even when the computer is turned off .....
1RAM
2motherboard
3secondary storage device
4primary storage device
Q. When you turn on the computer, the boot routine will perform this test .....
1RAM test
2disk drive test
3memory test
4power-on self-test
Q. What type of device is a computer printer.
1Input
2Output
3Software
4memory
Q. The simultaneous processing of two or more programs by multiple processors is .....
1 multiprogramming
2 multitasking
3 time-sharing
4 multiprocessing

Q. E-mail addresses separate the user name from the ISP using the .... symbol.
1&
2@
3%
4*
Q. In MICR, C stands for .....
1 Code
2 Colour
3 Computer
4 Character
Q. All the deleted files go to .....
1 Recycle Bin
2 Task Bar
3 Tool Bar
4 My Computer
Q. Various applications and documents are represented on the Windows desktop by .....
1 Symbols
2 Labels
3 Graphs
4 Icons
Q. What is the permanent memory built into your computer called.
1 RAM
2 ROM
3 CPU
4 CD-ROM
Q. The pattern of printed lines on most products are called ....
1 prices
2 OCR
3 scanners
4 barcodes
Q. Which key is used in combination with another key to perform a specific task.
1 function
2 space bar
3 arrow
4 control
Q. Physical components that make up your computer are known as .....
1Operating Systems
2Software
3Hardware
4Web Browsers
Q. Computers use the .... number system to store data and perform calculations.
1 binary
2 octal
3 decimal
4 hexadecimal
Q. To move to the beginning of a line of text, press the ... key.
1 page up
2 arrow
3 home
4 enter
Q.
1
2
3
4

A _________ is an electronic device that processes data, converting it into information


Computer
Processor
Case
Stylus

Q. _____ is processed by the computer into information


1Number
2Data
3Picture
4None of these
Q. What is the default file extension for all Word documents.
1txt
2wrd
3doc
4none of these
Q. Back up of the data files will help to prevent 1 loss of confidentiality
2 duplication of data
3 virus infection
4 loss of data
Q. The _________ of a system includes the programs or instructions
1Hardware
2Icon
3Information
4Software
Q. What is correcting errors in a program called.
1 Debugging
2 Compiling
3 Interpreting
4 None of these
Q.
1
2
3
4

A compiler translates a program written in a high level language into


Machine Language
An algorithm
A debugged program
None of these

Q. The primary purpose of software is to turn data into


1Websites
2Information
3Programs
4Objects
Q. CPU stands for 1 Computer Processing Unit
2 Central Processing Unit
3 Computer Protection Unit
4 None of these
Q. IC chips used in computers are usually made of
1Lead
2Silicon
3Chromium
4Gold
Q. One kilobyte is equal to
1 1000 bytes
2 1024 bytes
3 100 bytes
4 1023 bytes
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following is not an example of Operating System?


Windows 98
BSD Unix
Microsoft Office XP
Red Hat Linux

Q. Which supercomputer is developed by the Indian Scientists.


1Param
2Super 301
3Compaq Presario
4CRAY YMP
Q. One Gigabyte is Approximately equal is
1 1000,000 bytes
2 1000,000,000 bytes
3 1000,000,000,000 bytes
4 None of these
Q. Check the odd term out
1 Internet
2 Linux
3 Unix
4 Windows
Q. The errors that can be pointed out by the compiler are
1 Syntax error
2 Symantic error
3 Logical error
4 Internal error
Q. What is the control unit's function in the CPU
1 To transfer data to primary storage .
2 TO store program instructions.
3 To perform logic functions.
4 To decode program instructions.
Q. What is the best way to have a data and the slide number appear on every slide.
1 choose Tools, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
2 choose Insert, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
3 choose View, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
4 choose File, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
Q. What do you use to create a chart.
1 Pie Wizard
2 Excel Wizard
3 Data Wizard
4 Chart Wizard
Q. When we opens an Internet site we see www. What is the full form of www.
1 world wide word
2 world wide web
3 word widing works
4 words wide spiderman web
Q. Which of the following commands is given to reboot the computer?
1Ctrl + Alt + Del
2Ctrl + Alt + Tab
3Ctrl + Shift + Del
4Ctrl + Alt + shift
Q. Which of the following statements is true?
1 Minicomputer works faster than Microcomputer
2 Microcomputer works faster than Minicomputer
3 Speed of both the computers is the same
4 The speeds of both these computers cannot be compared with the speed of advanced computer
Q. The background of any Word document 1 is always white colour
2 is the colour you preset under the Options menu
3 is always the same for the entire document
4 can have any colour you choose

Q. The blinking symbol on the computer screen is called the


1mouse
2logo
3hand
4cursor
Q. Which function calculates the largest value in a set of numbers in Excel.
1 Average
2 Count
3 Minimum
4 Maximum
Q. To move to the bottom of a document, press -.
1 Auto Summarize
2 Home key
3 Ctrl key + End key
4 End key
Q. The Word function that corrects text as you type is referred to as -.
1Auto Summarize
2Auto Insert
3Auto Correct
4Track Changes
Q. To find and load a file that has been saved 1 select the Close command
2 select the New command
3 select the Save command
4 select the Open command
Q.
1
2
3
4

What displays the content of the active cell in Excel.


Name box
Row Headings
Formula bar
Taskpane

Q. In Word you can force a page break -.


1 by positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing the F1 key
2 by positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing Ctrl + Enter
3 by using the Insert/Section Break
4 by changing the font size your document
Q. Which of the following refers to a small, single-site network?
1 LAN
2 DSL
3 RAM
4 USB
Q.
1
2
3
4

By default, your documents print in - mode.


Landscape
Portrait
Page Setup
print View

Q. How do you prevent emailed word documents from always opening in the Reading Layout.
1 From the Tools Menu > Options > General Tab > uncheck the Allow starting in Reading Layout'
2 From the View Menu > Reading Layout > General Tab > uncheck the `Allow staring in Reading Layout'
3 From the Format Menu > Autoformat > Edit Tab > uncheck the `Use with emailed attachments'.
4 All the above
Q. Which of these is a quick way to copy formatting from a selected cell to two other cells on the same worksheet?
1 Use CTRL to select all three cells, then click the Paste Button image button on the Standard toolbar
2 Copy the selected cell, then select the other two cells, click Style on the Format menu, then click Modify
3 Click Format Painter Button image on the Formatting toolbar twice, then click in each cell you want to copy the
formatting to
4 Use Alt to select all three cells, then click the Paste Button image button on the Standard toolbar

Q. Select the odd one out 1 Interpreter


2 Operating System
3 Compiler
4 Assembler
Q. Which of the following places the common data elements in order from smallest to largest?
1 Character, file, record, field, database
2 Character, record, field, file, database
3 Character, field, record, file, database
4 Bit, byte, character, record, field, file, database
Q. The Assistant is -.
1 an application that allows you to take notes and save them in a file
2 an animated character that provides help and suggestions
3 a button on the standard Toolbar that executes the Print command
4 a collection of frequently misspelled words in a dictionary file
Q. Suppose you have columns of data that span more than one printed page. How can you automatically
print the column headings on each page.
1 Click Page Setup on the File menu, click the Sheet tab, and enter the row that contains these column headings
under Print titles
2 Click Page Setup on the File menu, click the Page tab, click the Options button, then enter your choices
3 Click Page Preview on the File menu, click the Sheet tab, and enter the row that contains these column headings
under print titles
4 Click Page Setup on the File menu, click the Sheet tab, and make a selection under the Print heading
Q. How do you print your slides in a handout that includes lines for notes.
1 In the Print dialog box, select Handouts and set the number of slides per page to 3
2In the Print dialog box, select Handouts and a number of slices per page, then select the Include comment
pages option
3 In the Print dialog box, select Notes Pages instead of Handouts
4 It cannot be done
Q. Which of the following describes a relational database?
1 It provides a relationship between integers
2 It consists of separate tables or related data
3 It retrieves data related to its queries
4 It provides a relationship between floats
Q. What do you press to enter the current date in a cell.
1 CTRL +; (semicolon)
2 CTRL + SHIFT + :(colon)
3 CTRL + F10
4 CTRL + F11
Q. What happens when you press Ctrl + V key.
1 A Capital V letter is typed into your document at the cursor point
2 The selected item is pasted from the Clipboard
3 The selected item is pasted from the Clipboard
4 The selected drawing objects are distributed vertically on the page
Q. ATM means
1 Any Time Marketing
2 Any Time Money
3 Any Time Machine
4 Automatic Teller Machine
Q. CRM means -.
1 Customer Relationship Management
2 Customer Retention Manager
3 Customers' Relatives Meet
4 Channel Route Market

Q. A presentation means
1 Display of products
2 Explaining the utility of products or plan
3 A gift
4 Display of Communication skills
Q. The term PC means
1 Private Computer
2 Personal Computer
3 Professional Computer
4 Personal Calculator
Q. Silicon Valley of India is located in
1 Dehradun
2 Bangalore
3 Hyderabad
4 Srinagar
Q. A term associated with the comparison of processing speed is
1 FFTS
2 MPG
3 MIPS
4 CPS
Q. An octal number 237 is equal to the binary number
1 010 011 111
2 010 111 011
3 011 101 101
4 011 000 001
Q. A dot-matrix printer
1 is an input-output device
2 is an output device only
3 is an input device only
4 None of these
Q. Magnetic disk a medium known as
1 Serial access
2 Direct access
3 Sequential access
4 Sequential and rotational access
Q. Which of the following is true?
1 Plotters are not available for microcomputer systems
2 Micro-computer are not programmed like conventional computers
3 Mini-computers are task-oriented
4 The contents of ROM are easily changed
Q. ROM is composed of
1 Magnetic cores
2 Micro-processors
3 Photoelectric cells
4 Floppy disks
Q. The computer code for interchange of information between terminals is
1ASCII
2BCD
3BCDIC
4Hollerith
Q. A temporary storage area, attached to the CPU, for I/O operations, is a
1Channel
2Buffer
3Register
4Core

Q. A characteristic of the ASCII code is


1 its limitation to a maximum of 96 character configuration
2 its use of the zone codes 1010, 1011 and 1100
3 its independence from Hollerith code
4 All of these
Q. A decimal equivalent of m second is
1 0.000001 sec
2 1000000 sec
3 0.001 sec
4 1000 sec
Q. Which one of the following a file.
1 Floppy disk
2 Magnetic drum
3 magnetic tape
4 None of these
Q. An I/O device which provides photographic outputs for printing galleys, is the
1Camera printer
2Automatic typesetter
3Radix printer
4All of these
Q. A term used interchangeably with diskette is
1Disk cartridge
2Disk pack
3Floppy disk
4Packette disk
Q.
1
2
3
4

A peripheral device used in a word processing system is


Floppy disk
Magnetic card reader
CRT
All of these

Q. MS-DOS is the name of a/an


1 Application software
2 Hardware
3 System software
4 None of these
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following floppy sizes exists?


5.25 inches
4.75 inches
6 inches
8 inches

Q. A characteristic of card system is


1 slowness in processing data
2 using cards as records of transactions
3 needing a larger data staff
4 All of these
Q. The daily processing of corrections to customer accounts best exemplifies the processing mode of
1 batch processing
2 real-time processing
3 time-sharing
4 off -line processing
Q. Which of the following terms could be used to describe the concurrent processing of computer
programs via CRTs, on one computer system.
1 Time sharing
2 On-line processing
3 Interactive processing
4 All of these

Q. The retrieval of information from the computer is defined as


1 collection of data
2 data retrieval operations
3 output
4 data output collection
Q. An advantage of a distributed word processing network is
1 increased number of reports handled
2 less delay in inter-office communications
3 greater corporate control over outputs
4 All of these
Q. The individual within the operations group who ordinarily uses a variety of keyboard devices, is the
1Data Clerk
2Keypunch Operator
3Data Entry Clerk
4Computer Operator
Q. Which one of the following is not a computer language.
1BASIC
2COBOL
3LOTUS
4FORTRAN
Q. Which of the following packages is used for composition in printing press?
1 Lotus
2 dBase
3 Page Maker
4 Word Perfect
Q. Which one of the following is not a programming language of a computer.
1 BASIC
2 FORTRAN
3 LASER
4 PASCAL
Q.
1
2
3
4

In computer language, one kilobyte equals


1000 bytes
1024 bytes
100 bytes
8 bytes

Q. 'FoxPro' is
1 a medicine
2 a disease
3 a computer language
4 an animal
Q. The brain of a computer is
1 CPU
2 CD
3 Floppy disc
4 Megabyte
Q. The most widely used commercial programming computer language is
1BASIC
2COBOL
3FORTRAN
4PASCAL
Q. Who was the inventor of mechanical calculator for adding numbers.
1Charles Babbage
2Peano
3Newton
4Pascal

Q. Who wrote the book 'Computer Liberation and Dream Machine', the first book on personal computers.
1 John McCarthy
2 Ted Nelson
3 Nicklaus Wirth
4 Karl Capek
Q. Charles Babbage invented
1 ENIAC
2 Difference engine
3 Electronic computer
4 Punched card
Q. Transistors are associated with which computer system.
1 First generation
2 Fifth generation
3 Second generation
4 None of these
Q. First generation computer systems used
1 Transistors
2 Vacuum tubes
3 Magnetic cores
4 Silicon chips
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which one of the following is a stored program machine.


Micro-processor
Calculator
Analog-computer
Micro-computer

Q. Computers can be classified in which of the following hierarchical orders.


1 PC, Large, Super Micro, Super Computer
2 Super Micro, PC, Large, Super Computer
3 PC, Super Micro, Large, Super Computer
4 Large, Super Micro, Super Computer, PC
Q. The unit of hardware, which an operator uses to monitor computer processing, is the
1 Card Reader
2 CPU
3 Line Printer
4 Console
Q. The computer device primarily used to provide hard copy is the
1CRT
2Line Printer
3Computer Console
4Card Reader
Q. Consider the following statements about Internet facility:
1 It serves as the largest one-line information system.
2 It provides the most dependable and latest mode for sending E-mail.
3 Recurring expenditure on communication E-mail is very high.
4 It is often misused and has triggered cyber-crimes.
Q. Which is/are the main provisions of Information Technology (IT) Act, 2000?
1 Finalization of contracts through electronic media.
2 Legal recognition to digital signatures and documents.
3 Making hacking with computer system an office.
4 All of the above
Q. Which of the following circuit is used as a 'Memory device' in computers?
1 Rectifier
2 Flip-Flop
3 Comparator
4 Attenuator

Q. The memory of a computer is commonly expressed in terms of Kilobytes or Megabytes. A byte is made up of
1 eight decimal digits
2 eight binary digits
3 two binary digits
4 two decimal digits
Q. For reproducing sound, a CD (Compact Disc) audio player uses a
1 quartz crystal
2 titanium needle
3 laser beam
4 barium titanium ceramic
Q. When a CD (Compact Disc used in audio and Video system) is seen in sunlight, rainbow like colors are
seen. This can be explained on the basis of phenomenon of
1 reflection and diffraction
2 reflection and transmission
3 diffraction and transmission
4 refraction, diffraction and transmission
Q. Pickup wrong definition
1 Off line - is a system peripheral equipment not controlled by CPU
2 Online - is system in which peripheral equipment is in direct contact with CPU
3 PL/I is the acronym Peripheral Listing /Index
4 Program or routine is a set sequence of instructions given to computer for problem solving
Q. Terminal is a
1 device used to give supply to a computer
2 Point at which data may leave or enter the computer
3 point where wires are interconnected
4 an input/output device
Q. Errors in computer results could be due to
1 encoding of data
2 transmission of data
3 manipulation of data
4 all of the above
Q. Register is a
1 Set of capacitors used to register input instructions in a digital computer
2 Set of paper tapes and cards put in a file
3 Temporary storage unit within the CPU having dedicated or general purpose use
4 part of the auxiliary memory
Q. WAN means 1 Wide Area Network
2 Wine Area Network
3 Will Area Network
4 Wide Allen Network
Q. MAN is a 1 Cost
2 Company
3 Network
4 Country
Q.
1
2
3
4

Which of the following is the universal gate?


NAND-Gate
OR-Gate
AND-Gate
NOT-Gate

Q. The translator program that converts source code in high level language into machine code line by line
is called 1 Assembler
2 Compiler
3 Loader
4 Interpreter

Q. 1 Who was the Creator of the Analytical Engine


1) : Charles Babbage
2) : Charles Daggles
3) : Gary Kasparov
4) : Bruce Sterling
Q. 2 Analytical Engine.
1) : A programmable, electronical, digital machine
2) : A programmable, mechanical, digital machine
3) : A programmable, mechanical, analog machine
4) : A programmable, electronical, digital machine
Q. 3 The father of Computer.
1) : Ada
2) : Charles Babbage
3) : Charles
4) : Gary Kasparov
Q. 4 Deep Blue.
1) : A Supercomputer
2) : A Chess Game
3) : A Personal Computer
4) : A Mainframe Computer
Q. 5 Deep Blue was designed by
1) : IBM
2) : Macintosh
3) : Apple Computers
4) : Dell
Q. 6 Who is called the Mother of Computer.
1) : Ada
2) : Charles Babbage
3) : Charles
4) : Gary Kasparov
Q. 7 Who many chess move can analyze a Deep Blue in three minutes.
1) : 300 billion
2) : 400 billion
3) : 200 billion
4) : 700 billion
Q. 8 World's first program was written by
1) : Charles Babbage
2) : Ada Lovelace
3) : Bernouli
4) : Newton
Q. 9 The instruction written in high-level language are converted into low-level language by the
1) : Operating System
2) : Compiler
3) : Parser
4) : Router
Q. 10 Which software can provide results of mathematical calculations very easily.
1) : Spreadsheets
2) : Image processor
3) : Word processor
4) : None of these
Q. 11 Which of the following is the extension of graphics files.
1) : .doc
2) : .mdb
3) : .gif
4) : .tmp

Q. 12 Command that allows you to remove mistakes


1) : Copy
2) : Delete
3) : Cut
4) : Undo
Q. 13 ________________ is readily understood by microprocessors and this language is very difficult to write in for
human programmers.
1) : Machine Language
2) : Low Level Language
3) : High Level Language
4) : Assembly Language
Q. 14 Which of the following command allows you to recover from mistakes in MS Word.
1) : Undo
2) : Clear
3) : Edit
4) : Break
Q. 15 Which of the following is a type of system software.
1) : Device driver
2) : Word processor
3) : Write once read -only- memory
4) : Anti-Virus
Q. 16 Language that is understood by computer hardware is called
1) : High level language
2) : Machine language
3) : Assembly language
4) : System software
Q. 17 The world's first electronic digital computer.
1) : Atanasoff-Berry(ABC)
2) : International business machine( IBM)
3) : Macintosh(MAC)
4) : MARK 1
Q. 18 Vacuum Tubes are:
1) : Smaller then transistors
2) : Made up of two or more electrodes in a glass metal tube
3) : Used in IBM PC
4) : Invented by Tim Berners lee
Q. 19 ARPANET is a:
1) : Worlds first network
2) : Network protocol
3) : Latest Internet site
4) : Internet game
Q. 20 Web server:
1) : Is a software to deliver e-mail
2) : Is a computer that store and deliver web pages
3) : Does not allow electronic chatting
4) : Does not have a Domain name
Q. 21 A Hyperlink is a:
1) : Connection between two computers
2) : Connection between two countries on the net
3) : Gateway to the next web page
4) : Gateway between five continents
Q. 22 Search engines:
1) : Scan the entire web for the desired information
2) : Search the news groups for the required information
3) : Make the list of images that are available on the net
4) : Are built to facilitate the scientists

Q. 23 What does internet service provider mean.


1) : A software that helps you to connect to internet
2) : A company that helps you to connect to internet
3) : A software that allows you to send/receive e-mails
4) : A telephone network which helps you to connect to internet
Q. 24 URL is a/an __________________.
1) : Device
2) : Component
3) : Address
4) : Tool
Q. 25 What is internet.
1) : A global network of networks
2) : A Software used to connect to some network
3) : A group of users
4) : Any network of more than two computers
Q. 26 HTTP is the abbreviation for:
1) : Hyper text transmit protocol
2) : Hyper text terminal protocol
3) : Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
4) : Hyper terminal text protocol
Q. 27 Browser is a __________________ used for browsing.
1) : Component
2) : Tool
3) : None of these
4) : Device
Q. 28 Semantic web pages
1) : Are also called static web pages
2) : Are understood by computers
3) : Are not the extension of today's web pages
4) : Correct the semantics of the web page
Q. 29 A unique identifier for the location of a specific Web page is called a
1) : FAQ
2) : FTP
3) : URL
4) : http://
Q. 30 Search engines
1) : Search the news groups for the required information
2) : Scan the entire web for the desired information
3) : Cannot search the entire web
4) : Make the list of images that are available on the net
Q. 31 A web site
1) : Is a place where we can only read information on the internet
2) : Is a collection of related documents on the internet
3) : Is a place on the net where we can only write information
4) : None
Q. 32 Where is the Internet's central hub and control center located.
1) : Near Washington D.C.
2) : Near the Microsoft campus in Redmond, Washington
3) : In a top-secret location
4) : nowhere, the Internet has a central hub
Q. 33 Which of these domains is restricted to qualified organizations.
1) : .com
2) : .org
3) : .net
4) : .edu

Q. 34 The first Web pages were


1) : Strictly hypertext with no multimedia content
2) : Designed to simulate printed pages using HTML's table tools
3) : The first true multimedia documents to be published on the Internet
4) : Sent via email from Doug Engelbart's office on the Stanford campus
Q. 35 The Internet offers different services. Which one listed below is incorrect.
1) : Chat room
2) : Electronic mail
3) : Off line shopping
4) : World Wide Web
Q. 36 What does HTML stand for.
1) : Hyper Text Markup Language
2) : Home Tool Markup Language
3) : Hyperlinks and Text Markup Language
4) : None Of the Above
Q. 37 The Internet was originally a
1) : LAN at MIT
2) : Code-cracking network during World War II by the U.S. Defense Department
3) : A network cooperatively created by several large hardware and software companies
4) : A small experimental research network called ARPANET
Q. 38 Ports are:
1) : Input devices
2) : Output devices
3) : Used to allow I/O devices to communicate with the CPU
4) : Able to process incoming data
Q. 39 Modem is used:
1) : Only to enter data into computer
2) : For calculating huge numbers
3) : For communication of data between internet and your computer
4) : To write information on the world wide web
Q. 40 What computer hardware is essential for connecting two computers in Local Area Network.
1) : Modem
2) : Ethernet card
3) : VGA
4) : Internet Connection
Q. 41 The input device that reads printed characters, symbols, or graphical images into the computer is the:
1) : Sensors
2) : Speech recognition
3) : Mouse.
4) : Scanner
Q. 42 Computer uses the scanner to input
1) : Voice.
2) : Images.
3) : Voice and text.
4) : None of these
Q. 43 Software is
1) : Something that can be touched
2) : Something that cannot be touched
3) : Something used only as an output device
4) : Something used only as an input device
Q. 44 Which of the following is called the brain of computer.
1) : Motherboard
2) : Slots
3) : Processor
4) : Power supply

Q. 45 ------------ is volatile memory


1) : RAM
2) : ROM
3) : Hard Disk
4) : CD ROM
Q. 46 On the motherboard (the) is the temporary computer memory area in which data can be stored.
1) : expansion slot
2) : math co-processor
3) : RAM
4) : ROM BIOS
Q. 47 The device used in a data communication network to perform the conversion between analogue and digital
signals,
is called a
1) : front end processor.
2) : modem.
3) : decoder.
4) : multiplexer.
Q. 48 When the electrical power is disrupted or cut off, data and programs are lost in/on (the) ...
1) : basic tools.
2) : hard disk.
3) : memory.
4) : secondary storage.
Q. 49 Read Only Memory (ROM)
1) : Is Volatile
2) : Is programmable
3) : Is mounted on the mother board
4) : is Non Volatile
Q. 50 Using only Html we can create
1) : Dynamic web pages
2) : Static web pages
3) : Both Static and Dynamic pages
4) : None of these
Q. 51 The following code will " < Html >< HEAD > < TITLE > My new Web Page < /Html > "
1) : Display "My new Web Page " As a heading on my Web page
2) : Display "My new Web Page " On the title bar of the browser
3) : Display "My new Web Page " as a hyper link
4) : Make "My new Web Page " appear in bold letters
Q. 52 In an HTML file, it is essential to have
1) : < Head > tag
2) : < /Body > tag
3) : < Body > tag
4) : None of above
Q. 53 Choose the correct HTML tag for the largest heading
1) : < head >
2) : < h6 >
3) : < h1 >
4) : < heading >
Q. 54 What is the correct HTML tag for inserting a line break.
1) : < break / >
2) : <br>
3) : < lb />
4) : < break line >
Q. 55 Choose the correct HTML tag to make a text bold
1) : < b >
2) : < bold >
3) : < tree >
4) : None Of the Above

Q. 56 Choose the correct HTML tag to make a text italic


1) : < italic >
2) : < i >
3) :
4) : None Of the Above
Q. 57 What is the correct HTML for creating a hyperlink.
1) : < a href="http://www. Vulhr.com" > Vulhr.com< /a >
2) : < a url="http://www. Vulhr.com" > Vulhr.com< /a >
3) : < a >http://www. Vulhr.com< /a >
4) : < a name="http://www. Vulhr.com" > Vulhr.com< /a >
Q. 58 How can you create an e-mail link.
1) : < mail href="abc@yahoo.com" >
2) : < a href="mailto:abc@yahoo.com" >
3) : < a href="abc@yahoo.com" >
4) : < mail >abc@yahoo.com< /mail >
Q. 59 Memory inside a microprocessor is called
1) : RAM
2) : ROM
3) : Cache
4) : Pre-fetch buffer
Q. 60 A hardware device that stores data and programs, executes program instructions, and performs arithmetic/
logic operations is known as the ____.
1) : CPU
2) : Integrated Circuit
3) : Main Storage
4) : Memory
Q. 61 The component of the central processing unit that holds instructions, stores data and keeps results during the
processing is called the:
1) : Arithmetic/Logic unit.
2) : Control unit
3) : Main memory
4) : Micro processing chip
Q. 62 Microprocessor are made up of semiconductor material called
1) : Aluminum
2) : Ferrous oxide
3) : Silicon
4) : Silicon dioxide
Q. 63 A group of binary digits that a computer manipulate as a unit is called
1) : Byte
2) : Word
3) : Bit
4) : Hertz
Q. 64 The decimal equivalent of binary 1000 is
1) : 7
2) : 8
3) : 9
4) : 10
Q. 65 In the AND operation output is true if
1) : All input variables have true state
2) : Some of the input variables have true state
3) : None of the input variables have true state
4) : All the input variables have false state
Q. 66 Which of the following binary numbers is equivalent to decimal 10
1) : 1000
2) : 1100
3) : 1001
4) : 1010

Q. 67 The _____ operation says if any input is on then the output will be on.
1) : OR
2) : NAND
3) : NOR
4) : AND
Q. 68 The _____ operation says if and only if all inputs are on, the output will be on. The output will be off if any of
the inputs are off.
1) : OR
2) : NAND
3) : NOR
4) : AND
Q. 69 _____ simply changes the input to the opposite (0 to 1 or 1 to 0).
1) : Operator
2) : NOT
3) : AND
4) : OR
Q.1 Please choose one ---------- was known as mill in Analytical engine.
Memory
Processor
Monitor
Mouse
Q.2 Please choose one First electronic computer was
ABC
UNVAC 1
Harvard Mark 1
IBM PC
Q.3 Please choose one What is NOT a key factor while designing a website.
Usability
User-friendly
Consistency
Complexity
Q.4 Please choose one What happens if I start a new list without closing the original one.
An error will be generated
A nested list will be created
Previous list will end and a new will start.
Nothing will happen
Q.5 Please choose one The most upper right pixel of the screen is of ___________ color.
Any
Red
Green
Blue
Q.6 Please choose one A single pixel can acquire approximately ___________ color schemes.
1 million
2 million
10 million
16 million
Q.7 Please choose one The idea of Neural Networks field is based upon ______________.
Human nature
Human brain
Human culture
Human actions
Q.8 Please choose one Which one of the following is an application for artificial intelligence.
Robotic
Web Agent
Decision Support System
All of the given options

Q.9 Please choose one Register is a kind of ______memory


Fast
Super fast
Slow
Very slow
Q.10 Please choose one Which of the following is a true statement.
Flat-file storage is better than tabular storage.
Tabular storage is better than flat-file storage.
Flat-file storage is better than relational storage.
None of the given options
Q.11 Please choose one substring(n, m) returns a string containing characters copied
from position n to___________.
m2
m1
m+1
m
Q.12 Please choose one The __________ is the old profession which is being eliminated
because of computing.
Typist
Bank manager
Operational manager
All of the given options
Q.13 Please choose one The system that manages relational database, is called ______________.
None of the given options
Database Management System
Data Management System
Relational Database Management System
Q.14 Please choose one When web server is busy it gives the following message to the user :
Time out
Waiting
Server busy
None of the given options
Q.15 Please choose one The group of technologies concerned with the capturing, processing and
transmission of information in the digital electronic form is called
_____________.
Telecom Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Information Technology
Q.16 Please choose one _____________ team consists on the sharpest technical minds in the
company.
Architecture
Business Development
Configuration Management
Developer
Q.17 Please choose one TCP stands for ________.
Transfer Center protocol
Transmission Control Protocol
Transmission Center Protocol
Telephone Center Protocol
Q.18 Please choose one A collection of data organized in such a way that the computer
can quickly search for a desired data item is known as :
Retrieving
Database
Information
DBMS

Q.19 Please choose one Microsoft Word is a type of:


System Software
Freeware Software
Shrink-Wrapped Software
Custom-built Software
Q.20 Please choose one Users __________, how things work.
Analyze in detail
Muddle through
Figure out
Read in detail
Q.21 Please choose one
Popular schemes used for reducing bytes for storage are:
RGB and Color mapping
RGB and Dithering
RGB, Color mapping and Dithering
Color mapping and Dithering
Q.22 Please choose one Hardware malfunctions is related to
Data updates
Data integrity
Data security
Data accessibility
Q.23 Please choose one If incorrectly we enter the negative age it is check by
Limit Integrity
Type Integrity
Referential Integrity
Physical Integrity
Q.24 Please choose one
Which is the user-friendly way of presenting data ?
Query
Form
Report
All of the given options
Q.25 Please choose one Currently the Blue Ray DVD can store more than ________ of data.
10 GB
100 GB
50 GB
150 GB
Q.26 Please choose one In JavaScript, a || b is interpreted as
a is true or b is false
a is true and b is true
a is false and b is true
a is true or b is true or both are true
Q.27 Please choose one Speakers fall into the hardware category.
True
False
Q.28 Please choose one on Blur event is occurred for a form element when it ____________
Gets focus
Losts focus
Something is typed in
OnBlur is not an event
Q.29 Please choose one You can view a 3-D image on a _____________.
3-D display
2-D display
On both 2-D and 3-D displays
We cannot view a 3-D image

Q.30 Please choose one Module level design and unit testing is the responsibility of __________.
Team Lead
Developer
Project Manager
Quality Assurance Expert
Q.1 In the relational modes, cardinality is termed as:
(A) Number of tuples.
(B) Number of attributes.
(C) Number of tables.
(D) Number of constraints.
Q.2 Relational calculus is a
(A) Procedural language.
(B) Non- Procedural language.
(C) Data definition language.
(D) High level language.
Q.3 The view of total database content is
(A) Conceptual view.
(B) Internal view.
(C) External view.
(D) Physical View.
Q.4 Cartesian product in relational algebra is
(A) a Unary operator.
(B) a Binary operator.
(C) a Ternary operator.
(D) not defined.
Q.5 DML is provided for
(A) Description of logical structure of database.
(B) Addition of new structures in the database system.
(C) Manipulation & processing of database.
(D) Definition of physical structure of database system.
Q 6 AS clause is used in SQL for
(A) Selection operation.
(B) Rename operation. (e.g., SELECT ENO AS EMPLOYEE_NO FROM EMP)
(C) Join operation.
(D) Projection operation.
Q.7 ODBC stands for
(A) Object Database Connectivity.
(B) Oral Database Connectivity.
(C) Oracle Database Connectivity.
(D) Open Database Connectivity.
Q.8 Architecture of the database can be viewed as
(A) two levels.
(B) four levels.
(C) three levels.
(D) one level.
Q.9 In a relational model, relations are termed as
(A) Tuple.
(B) Attributes
(C) Tables.
(D) Rows.
Q.10 The database schema is written in
(A) HLL
(B) DML
(C) DDL
(D) DCL

Q.11 In the architecture of a database system external level is the


(A) physical level.
(B) logical level.
(C) conceptual level
(D) view level.
Q.12 An entity set that does not have sufficient attributes to form a primary key is a
(A) strong entity set.
(B) weak entity set.
(C) simple entity set.
(D) primary entity set.
Q.13 In a Hierarchical model records are organized as
(A) Graph.
(B) List.
(C) Links.
(D) Tree.
Q.14 In an E-R diagram attributes are represented by
(A) rectangle.
(B) square.
(C) ellipse.
(D) triangle.
Q.15 In case of entity integrity, the primary key may be
(A) not Null
(B) Null
(C) both Null & not Null.
(D) any value.
Q.16 In tuple relational calculus P1 P2 is equivalent to
(A) P1 P2 In tuple relational calculus P1 P2 is equivalent to P1 P2.
(B) P1 P2
(C) P1 P2
(D) P1 P2
Q.17 The language used in application programs to request data from the DBMS is referred to as the
(A) DML
(B) DDL
(C) VDL
(D) SDL
Q.18 A logical schema
(A) is the entire database.
(B) is a standard way of organizing information into accessible parts.
(C) describes how data is actually stored on disk.
(D) both (A) and (C)
Q.19 Related fields in a database are grouped to form a
(A) data file.
(B) data record. Related data fields in a database are grouped to form a data record.
(C) menu.
(D) bank.
Q.20 The database environment has all of the following components except:
(A) users.
(B) separate files.
(C) database.
(D) database administrator.

Q.21 The language which has recently become the defacto standard for interfacing application programs with
relational
database system is
(A) Oracle.
(B) SQL.
(C) DBase.
(D) 4GL.
Q.22 The way a particular application views the data from the database that the application uses is a
(A) module.
(B) relational model.
(C) schema.
(D) sub schema.
Q.23 In an E-R diagram an entity set is represent by a
(A) rectangle.
(B) ellipse.
(C) diamond box.
(D) circle.
Q.24 A report generator is used to
(A) update files.
(B) print files on paper.
(C) data entry.
(D) delete files.
Q.25 The property / properties of a database is / are :
(A) It is an integrated collection of logically related records.
(B) It consolidates separate files into a common pool of data records.
(C) Data stored in a database is independent of the application programs using it.
(D) All of the above.
Q.26 The DBMS language component which can be embedded in a program is
(A) The data definition language (DDL).
(B) The data manipulation language (DML).
(C) The database administrator (DBA).
(D) A query language.
Q.27 A relational database developer refers to a record as
(A) a criteria.
(B) a relation.
(C) a tuple.
(D) an attribute.
Q.28 The relational model feature is that there
(A) is no need for primary key data.
(B) is much more data independence than some other database models.
(C) are explicit relationships among records.
(D) are tables with many dimensions.
Q.29 Conceptual design
(A) is a documentation technique.
(B) needs data volume and processing frequencies to determine the size of the database.
(C) involves modeling independent of the DBMS.
(D) is designing the relational model.
Q.30 The method in which records are physically stored in a specified order according to a key field in each record is
(A) hash. method in which records are physically stored in a specified order according to a key field in each record is hash.
(B) direct.
(C) sequential.
(D) all of the above.
Q.31 A subschema expresses
(A) the logical view.
(B) the physical view.
(C) the external view.
(D) all of the above.

Q.32 Count function in SQL returns the number of


(A) values. A Count function in SQL returns the number of values.
(B) distinct values.
(C) groups.
(D) columns.
Q.33 Which one of the following statements is false.
(A) The data dictionary is normally maintained by the database administrator.
(B) Data elements in the database can be modified by changing the data dictionary.
(C) The data dictionary contains the name and description of each data element.
(D) The data dictionary is a tool used exclusively by the database administrator.
Q.34 An advantage of the database management approach is
(A) data is dependent on programs.
(B) data redundancy increases.
(C) data is integrated and can be accessed by multiple programs.
(D) none of the above.
Q.35 A DBMS query language is designed to
(A) support end users who use English-like commands.
(B) support in the development of complex applications software.
(C) specify the structure of a database.
(D) all of the above.
Q.36 Transaction processing is associated with everything below except
(A) producing detail, summary, or exception reports.
(B) recording a business activity.
(C) confirming an action or triggering a response.
(D) maintaining data.
Q.37 It is possible to define a schema completely using
(A) VDL and DDL.
(B) DDL and DML.
(C) SDL and DDL.
(D) VDL and DML.
Q.38 The method of access which uses key transformation is known as
(A) direct.
(B) hash.
(C) random.
(D) sequential.
Q.39 Data independence means
(A) data is defined separately and not included in programs.
(B) programs are not dependent on the physical attributes of data.
(C) programs are not dependent on the logical attributes of data.
(D) both (B) and (C).
Q.40 The statement in SQL which allows changing the definition of a table is
(A) Alter.
(B) Update.
(C) Create.
(D) select.
Q.41 E-R model uses this symbol to represent weak entity set .
(A) Dotted rectangle.
(B) Diamond
(C) Doubly outlined rectangle
(D) None of these
Q.42 SET concept is used in :
(A) Network Model
(B) Hierarchical Model
(C) Relational Model
(D) None of these

Q.43 Relational Algebra is


(A) Data Definition Language .
(B) Meta Language
(C) Procedural query Language
(D) None of the above
Q.44 Key to represent relationship between tables is called
(A) Primary key
(B) Secondary Key
(C) Foreign Key
(D) None of these
Q.45 _______ produces the relation that has attributes of R1 and R2
(A) Cartesian product
(B) Difference
(C) Intersection
(D) Product
Q.46 The file organization that provides very fast access to any arbitrary record of a file is
(A) Ordered file
(B) Unordered file
(C) Hashed file
(D) B-tree
Q.47 DBMS helps achieve
(A) Data independence
(B) Centralized control of data
(C) Neither (A) nor (B)
(D) both (A) and (B)
Q.48 Which of the following are the properties of entities.
(A) Groups
(B) Table
(C) Attributes
(D) Switchboards
Q.49 In a relation
(A) Ordering of rows is immaterial
(B) No two rows are identical
(C) (A) and (B) both are true
(D) None of these.
Q.50 Which of the following is correct:
(A) a SQL query automatically eliminates duplicates.
(B) SQL permits attribute names to be repeated in the same relation.
(C) a SQL query will not work if there are no indexes on the relations
(D) None of these
Q.51 It is better to use files than a DBMS when there are
(A) Stringent real-time requirements.
(B) Multiple users wish to access the data.
(C) Complex relationships among data.
(D) All of the above.
Q.52 The conceptual model is
(A) dependent on hardware.
(B) dependent on software.
(C) dependent on both hardware and software .
(D) independent of both hardware and software.
Q.53 What is a relationship called when it is maintained between two entities.
(A) Unary
(B) Binary
(C) Ternary
(D) Quaternary

Q.54 Which of the following operation is used if we are interested in only certain columns of a table.
(A) PROJECTION
(B) SELECTION
(C) UNION
(D) JOIN
Q.55 Which of the following is a valid SQL type.
(A) CHARACTER
(B) NUMERIC
(C) FLOAT
(D) All of the above
Q.56 The RDBMS terminology for a row is
(A) tuple.
(B) relation.
(C) attribute.
D) degree.
Q.57 Which of the following operations need the participating relations to be union compatible.
(A) UNION
(B) INTERSECTION
(C) DIFFERENCE
(D) All of the above
Q.58 The full form of DDL is
(A) Dynamic Data Language
(B) Detailed Data Language
(C) Data Definition Language
(D) Data Derivation Language
Q.59 Which of the following is an advantage of view.
(A) Data security
(B) Derived columns
(C) Hiding of complex queries
(D) All of the above
Q.60 Which of the following is a legal expression in SQL.
(A) SELECT NULL FROM EMPLOYEE;
(B) SELECT NAME FROM EMPLOYEE;
(C) SELECT NAME FROM EMPLOYEE WHERE SALARY = NULL;
(D) None of the above
Q.61 The users who use easy-to-use menu are called
(A) Sophisticated end users.
(B) Native users.
(C) Stand-alone users.
(D) Casual end users.
Q.62 Which database level is closest to the users.
(A) External
(B) Internal
(C) Physical
(D) Conceptual
Q.63 Which are the two ways in which entities can participate in a relationship.
(A) Passive and active
(B) Total and partial
(C) Simple and Complex
(D) All of the above
Q.64 The result of the UNION operation between R1 and R2 is a relation that includes
(A) all the tuples of R1
(B) all the tuples of R2
(C) all the tuples of R1 and R2
(D) all the tuples of R1 and R2 which have common columns

Q.65 Which of the following is a comparison operator in SQL.


(A) =
(B) LIKE
(C) BETWEEN
(D) All of the above
Q.66 A set of possible data values is called
(A) attribute.
(B) degree.
(C) tuple.
(D) domain.
Q.67 Which of the operations constitute a basic set of operations for manipulating relational data.
(A) Predicate calculus
(B) Relational calculus
(C) Relational algebra
(D) None of the above
Q.68 Which of the following is another name for weak entity.
(A) Child
(B) Owner
(C) Dominant
(D) All of the above
Q.69 Which of the following database object does not physically exist.
(A) base table
(B) index
(C) view
(D) none of the above
Q.70 NULL is
(A) the same as 0 for integer
(B) the same as blank for character
(C) the same as 0 for integer and blank for character
(D) not a value
Q.71 Which of the following is record based logical model.
(A) Network Model
(B) Object oriented model
(C) E-R Model
(D) None of these
Q.72 A data dictionary is a special file that contains:
(A) The name of all fields in all files.
(B) The width of all fields in all files.
(C) The data type of all fields in all files.
(D) All of the above.
Q.73 A file manipulation command that extracts some of the records from a file is called
(A) SELECT
(B) PROJECT
(C) JOIN
(D) PRODUCT
Q.74 The physical location of a record is determined by a mathematical formula t hat transforms a file key into a
record location is :
(A) B-Tree File
(B) Hashed File
(C) Indexed File
(D) Sequential file.
Q.75 Using Relational Algebra the query that finds customers, who have a balance of over 1000 is
(A) PCustomer_name(s balance >1000(Deposit))
(B) s Customer_name(Pbalance >1000(Deposit))
(C) PCustomer_name(s balance >1000(Borrow))
(D) s Customer_name(Pbalance >1000(Borrow))

Q.76 A primary key is combined with a foreign key creates


(A) Parent-Child relationship between the tables that connect them.
(B) Many to many relationship between the tables that connect them.
(C) Network model between the tables that connect them.
(D) None of the above.
Q.77 In E-R Diagram derived attribute are represented by
(A) Ellipse
(B) Dashed ellipse
(C) Rectangle
(D) Triangle
Q.78 Cross Product is a:
(A) Unary Operator
(B) Ternary Operator
(C) Binary Operator
(D) Not an operator
Q.79 An instance of relational schema R (A, B, C) has distinct values of A including NULL values.
Which one of the following is true.
(A) A is a candidate key
(B) A is not a candidate key
(C) A is a primary Key
(D) Both (A) and (C)
Q.80 Consider the join of a relation R with relation S. If R has m tuples and S has n tuples , then the maximum size
of join is:
(A) mn
(B) m+n
(C) (m+n)/2
(D) 2(m+n)
Q.81 The natural join is equal to :
(A) Cartesian Product
(B) Combination of Union and Cartesian product
(C) Combination of selection and Cartesian product
(D) Combination of projection and Cartesian product
Q.82 Which one of the following is not true for a view:
(A) View is derived from other tables.
(B) View is a virtual table.
(C) A view definition is permanently stored as part of the database.
(D) View never contains derived columns.
Q.83 A primary key if combined with a foreign key creates
(A) Parent-Child relationship between the tables that connect them.
(B) Many to many relationship between the tables that connect them.
(C) Network model between the tables that connect them.
(D) None of the above.
Q.84 In E-R Diagram relationship type is represented by
(A) Ellipse
(B) Dashed ellipse
(C) Rectangle
(D) Diamond
Q.85 Hierarchical model is also called
(A) Tree structure
(B) Plex Structure
(C) Normalize Structure
(D) Table Structure

Q.86 To delete a particular column in a relation the command used is:


(A) UPDATE
(B) DROP
(C) ALTER
(D) DELETE
Q.87 The ______ operator is used to compare a value to a list of literals values that have been specified.
(A) BETWEEN
(B) ANY
(C) IN
(D) ALL
Q.88 A logical schema
A) is the entire database
B) is a standard way of organizing information into a accessible part
C) describe how data is actually stored on disk
D) none of these
Q.89 A B-tree of order m has maximum of _____________ children
(A) m
(B) m+1
(C) m-1
(D) m/2
Q.90 _____________ function divides one numeric expression by another and returns the remainder.
(A) POWER
(B) MOD
(C) ROUND
(D) REMAINDER
Q.91 A data manipulation command the combines the records from one or more tables is called
(A) SELECT
(B) PROJECT
(C) JOIN
(D) PRODUCT
Q.92 In E-R diagram generalization is represented by
(A) Ellipse
(B) Dashed ellipse
(C) Rectangle
(D) Triangle
Q.93 _________ is a virtual table that draws its data from the result of an SQL SELECT statement.
(A) View
(B) Synonym
(C) Sequence
(D) Transaction
Q.94 The method of access which uses key transformation is known as
(A) Direct
(B) Hash
(C) Random
(D) Sequential
Q.95 A table joined with itself is called
(A) Join
(B) Self Join
(C) Outer Join
(D) Equi Join
Q.96 _________ data type can store unstructured data
(A) RAW
(B) CHAR
(C) NUMERIC
(D) VARCHAR

Q.1 Which of the following relational algebra operations do not require the participating tables to be unioncompatible.
(A) Union
(B) Intersection
(C) Difference
(D) Join
Q.2 Which of the following is not a property of transactions.
(A) Atomicity
(B) Concurrency
(C) Isolation
(D) Durability
Q.3 Relational Algebra does not have
(A) Selection operator.
(B) Projection operator.
(C) Aggregation operators.
(D) Division operator.
Q.4 Checkpoints are a part of
(A) Recovery measures.
(B) Security measures.
(C) Concurrency measures.
(D) Authorization measures.
Q.5 Tree structures are used to store data in
(A) Network model.
(B) Relational model.
(C) Hierarchical model.
(D) File based system.
Q.6 The language that requires a user to specify the data to be retrieved without specifying exactly how to get it is
(A) Procedural DML.
(B) Non-Procedural DML.
(C) Procedural DDL.
(D) Non-Procedural DDL.
Q.7 Precedence graphs help to find a
(A) Serializable schedule.
(B) Recoverable schedule.
(C) Deadlock free schedule.
(D) Cascadeless schedule.
Q.8 The rule that a value of a foreign key must appear as a value of some specific table is called a
(A) Referential constraint. Referential integrity constraint is concerned with foreign key
(B) Index.
(C) Integrity constraint.
(D) Functional dependency.
Q.9 The clause in SQL that specifies that the query result should be sorted in ascending or descending order
based o n the values of one or more columns is
(A) View
(B) Order by(ORDER BY clause is used to arrange the result of the SELECT statement)
(C) Group by
(D) Having
Q.10What is a disjoint less constraint.
(A) It requires that an entity belongs to no more than one level entity set.
(B) The same entity may belong to more than on e level.
(C) The database must contain an unmatched foreign key value.
(D) An entity can be joined with another entity in the same level entity set.

Q.11 According to the levels of abstraction, the schema at the intermediate level is called
(A) Logical schema.
(B) Physical schema.
(C) conceptual schema
(D) Super schema.
Q.12It is an abstraction through which relationships are treated as higher level entities
(A) Generalization.
(B) Specialization.
(C) Aggregation. (In ER diagram, aggregation is used to represent a relationship as an entity set.)
(D) Inheritance.
Q.13 A relation is in ____________ if an attribute of a composite key is dependent on an attribute of other
composite key.
(A) 2NF
(B) 3NF
(C) BCNF
(D) 1NF
Q.14
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

What is data integrity.


It is the data contained in database that is non redundant.
It is the data contained in database that is accurate and consistent.
It is the data contained in database that is secured.
It is the data contained in database that is shared.

Q.15 What are the desirable properties of a decomposition


(A) Partition constraint.
(B) Dependency preservation.
(C) Redundancy.
(D) Security.
Q.16 In an E-R diagram double lines in dictate
(A) Total participation.
(B) Multiple participation.
(C) Cardinality N.
(D) None of the above.
Q.17 The operation which is not considered a basic operation o f relational algebra is
(A) Join.
(B) Selection.
(C) Union.
(D) Cross product.
Q.18
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Fifth Normal form is concerned with


Functional dependency.
Multivalued dependency.
Join dependency.
Domain-key.

Q.19Block-interleaved distributed parity is RAID level


(A) 2.
(B) 3
(C) 4.
(D) 5.
Q.20Immediate database modification technique uses
(A) Both undo and redo.
(B) Undo but no redo.
(C) Redo but no undo.
(D) Neither undo nor redo.
Q.21In SQL the statement select * from R, S is equivalent to
(A) Select * from R natural join S.
(B) Select * from R cross join S.
(C) Select * from R union join S.
(D) Select * from R inner join S.

Q.22Which of the following is not a consequence of concurrent operations.


(A) Lost update problem.
(B) Update anomaly.
(C) Unrepeatable read.
(D) Dirty read.
Q.23As per equivalence rules for query transformation, selection operation distributes over
(A) Union.
(B) Intersection.
(C) Set difference.
(D) All of the above.
Q 24The metadata is created by the
(A) DML compiler
(B) DML pre-processor
(C) DDL interpreter
(D) Query interpreter
Q.25When an E-R diagram is mapped to tables, the representation is redundant f or
(A) weak entity sets
(B) weak relationship sets
(C) strong entity sets
(D) strong relationship sets
Q.26When R , then the cost of computing S n S = f R < > is
(A) the same as R S
(B) greater the R S
(C) less than R S
(D) cannot say anything
Q.27 In SQL the word natural can be used with
(A) inner join
(B) full outer join
(C) right outer join
(D) all of the above
Q.28 The default level of consistency in SQL is
(A) repeatable read
(B) read committed
(C) read uncommitted
(D) Serializable
Q.29
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

If a transaction T has obtained an exclusive lock o n item Q, then T can


read Q
write Q
both read and write Q
write Q but not read Q

Q.30
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Shadow paging has


no redo
no undo
redo but no undo
neither redo nor undo

Q.31
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

If the closure of an attribute set is the entire relation then the attribute set is a
super key
candidate key
primary key
not a key

Q.32
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

DROP is a ______________ statement in SQL.


Query
Embedded SQL
DDL
DCL

Q.33
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

If two relations R and S are joined, then the non matching tuples of both R and S are ignored in
left outer join
right outer join
full outer join
inner join

Q.34The keyword to eliminate duplicate rows from the query result in SQL is
(A) DISTINCT
(B) NO DUPLICATE
(C) UNIQUE
(D) None of the above
Q.35 In 2NF
(A) No functional dependencies (FDs) exist.
(B) No Multivalued dependencies (MVDs) exist.
(C) No partial FDs exist.
(D) No partial MVDs exist.
Q.36Which one is correct statement. Logical data independence provides following without changing application
programs:
(i) Changes in access methods.
(ii) Adding new entities in database
(iii) Splitting an existing record into two or more records
(iv) Changing storage medium
(A) (i) and (ii)
(B) (iv) only,
(C) (i) and (iv)
(D) (ii) and (iii)
Q.37 In an E-R, Y is the dominant entity and X is a subordinate entity. Then which of the following is incorrect :
(A) Operationally, if Y is deleted, so is X
(B) Existence is dependent on Y.
(C) Operationally, if X is deleted, so is Y.
(D) Operationally, if X is deleted, & remains the same.
Q.38
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Relational Algebra is
Data Definition Language .
Meta Language
Procedural query Language
None of the above

Q.39 Which of the following aggregate functions does not ignore nulls in its results..
(A) COUNT .
(B) COUNT (*)
(C) MAX
(D) MIN
Q.41 Consider the join of relation R with a relation S. If R has m tuples and S has n tuples, then the maximum and
minimum size of the join respectively are
(A) m+n and 0
(B) m+n and |m-n|
(C) mn and 0
(D) mn and m+n
Q.42
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Maximum height of a B+ tree of order m with n key values is


Log (n)
(m+n)/2m
Log m/2 (m+n)
None of these

Q.43
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which one is true statement :


With finer degree of granularity of locking a high degree of concurrency is possible.
Locking prevents non Serializable schedules.
Locking cannot take place at field level.
An exclusive lock on data item X is granted even if a shared lock is already held on X.

Q.44
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which of the following statement on the view concept in SQL is invalid.


All views are not updateable
The views may be referenced in an SQL statement whenever tables are referenced.
The views are instantiated at the time they are referenced and not when they are defined.
The definition of a view should not have GROUP BY clause in it.

Q.45 Which of the following concurrency control schemes is not based on the serializability property.
(A) Two phase locking
(B) Graph-based locking
(C) Time-stamp based locking
(D) None of these .
Q.46Which of the following is a reason to model data.
(A) Understand each users perspective of data
(B) Understand the data itself irrespective of the physical representation
(C) Understand the use of data across application areas
(D) All of the above
Q.47
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

If an entity can belong to only one lower level entity then the constraint is
disjoint
partial
overlapping
single

Q.48 The common column is eliminated in


(A) theta join
(B) outer join
(C) natural join
(D) composed join
Q.49
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

In SQL, testing whether a sub query is empty is done u sing


DISTINCT
UNIQUE
NULL
EXISTS

Q.50 Use of UNIQUE while defining an attribute of a table in SQL means that the attribute values are
(A) distinct values
(B) cannot have NULL
(C) both (A) & (B)
(D) same as primary key
Q.51 The cost of reading and writing temporary files while evaluating a query can b e reduced by
(A) building indices
(B) pipelining
(C) join ordering
(D) None of the above
Q.52
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

A transaction is in _____ _____ state after the final statement has been executed.
partially committed
active
committed
none of the above

Q.53
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

In multiple granularity of locks SIX lock is compatible with


IX
IS
S
SIX

Q.54 The statement that is executed automatically by the system as a side effect of the modification of the
database is
(A) backup
(B) assertion
(C) recovery
(D) trigger

Q.55
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

The normal form that is not necessarily dependency preserving is


2NF
3NF
BCNF
4NF

Q.56A functional dependency of the form xy trivial if


(A) x y
(B) y x
(C) y x
(D) x y
Q.57 The normalization was first proposed by ______________.
(A) Code
(B) Codd
(C) Boyce Codd
(D) Boyce
Q.58 The division operator divides a dividend A of degree m+n by a divisor relation B of degree n and
produces a result of degree
(A) m 1
(B) m + 1
(C) m * m
(D) m
Q.59 Which of the following is not a characteristic of a relational database model.
(A) Table
(B) Tree like structure
(C) Complex logical relationship
(D) Records
Q.60
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Assume transaction A holds a shared lock R. If transaction B also requests for a shared lock on R.
It will result in a deadlock situation.
It will immediately be rejected.
It will immediately be granted.
It will be granted as soon as it is released by A .

Q.61
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

In E-R Diagram total participation is represented by


double lines
Dashed lines
single line
Triangle

Q.63
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

The graphical representation of a query is ________.


B-Tree
graph
Query Tree
directed graph

Q.64
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Union operator is a :
Unary Operator
Ternary Operator
Binary Operator
Not an operator

Q.65
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Relations produced from an E-R model will always be


First normal form.
Second normal form.
Third normal form.
Fourth normal form.

Q.66
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Manager salary details are hidden from the employee .This is


Conceptual level data hiding.
External level data hiding.
Physical level data hiding.
None of these.

Q.67
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which of the following is true for network structure.


It is a physical representation of the data.
It allows many to many relationship.
It is conceptually simple.
It will be the dominant database o f the future.

Q.68 Which two files are used during operation of the DBMS.
(A) Query languages and utilities
(B) DML and query language
(C) Data dictionary and transaction log
(D) Data dictionary and query language
Q.69 A list consists of last names, first names, addresses and pin codes. If all people in the list have the
same last name and same pin code a useful key would be
(A) the pin code
(B) the last name
(C) the compound key first name and last name
(D) Try from next page
Q.70
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

In b-tree the number of keys in each nod e is ____ than the number of its children.
one less
same
one more
half

Q.71
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

The drawback of shadow paging technique are


Commit overhead
Data fragmentation
Garbage collection
All of these

Q.72
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which normal form is considered ad equate for normal relational database design.
2NF
5NF
4NF
3NF

Q.73
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which of the following addressing modes permits relocation without any change over in the code.
Indirect addressing
Indexed addressing
PC relative addressing
Base register addressing

Q.74 In a multi-user database, if two users wish to update the same record at the same time, they are
prevented
from doing so by
(A) jamming
(B) password
(C) documentation
(D) record lock
Q.75The values of the attribute describes a particular___ __________
(A) Entity set
(B) File
(C) Entity instance
(D) Organization

Q.76Which of the following relational algebraic operations is not from set theory.
(A) Union
(B) Intersection
(C) Cartesian Product
(D) Select
Q.77Which of the following ensures the atomicity of the transaction.
(A) Transaction management component of DBMS
(B) Application Programmer
(C) Concurrency control component of DBMS
(D) Recovery management component of DBMS
Q.78 If both the functional dependencies : XY and Y X hold for two attributes X and Y then the relationship
between
X and Y is
(A) M:N
(B) M:1
(C) 1:1
(D) 1:M
Q.79What will be the number of columns and rows respectively obtained for the operation, A- B, if A B are Base
union compatible and all the rows of a are common to B. Assume A has 4 columns and 10 rows; and B has 4
columns and 15 rows
(A) 4,0
(B) 0,0
(C) 4,5
(D) 8,5
Q.80 For correct behavior during recovery, undo and redo operation must be
(A) Commutative
(B) Associative
(C) idempotent
(D) distributive
Q.81
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which of the following is not a consequence of non-normalized database.


Update Anomaly
Insertion Anomaly
Redundancy
Lost update problem

Q.83The part of a database management system which ensures that the data remains in a consistent state is
(A) authorization and integrity manager
(B) buffer man ager
(C) transaction manager
(D) file manager
Q.84Relationships among relationships can be represented in an-E-R model using
(A) Aggregation
(B) Association
(C) Weak entity sets
(D) Weak relationship sets
Q.86 If holds then so does
(A)
(B)
(C) both (A) and (B)
(D) None of the above
Q.87Cascading rollback is avoided in all protocol except
(A) strict two-phase locking protocol.
(B) tree locking protocol
(C) two-phase locking protocol
(D) validation based protocol.

Q. 88Wait-for graph is used for


(A) detecting view serializability.
(B) detecting conflict serializability.
(C) deadlock prevention
(D) deadlock detection
Q.90The clause alter table in SQL can be used to
(A) add an attribute
(B) delete an attribute
(C) alter the default values of an attribute
(D) all of the above
Q. 91The data models defined by ANSI/SPARC architecture are
(A)Conceptual, physical and internal
(B)Conceptual, view and external
(C) Logical, physical and internal
(D)Logical, physical and view
Q.92 Whenever two independent one-to-many relationships are mixed in the same relation, a _______ arises.
(A) Functional dependency
(B) Multi-valued dependency
(C) Transitive dependency
(D) Partial dependency
Q.93A table can have only one
(A) Secondary key
(B) Alternate key
(C) Unique key
(D) Primary key
Q.94
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Dependency preservation is not guaranteed in


BCNF
3NF
PJNF
DKNF

Q.95
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which is the best file organization when data is frequently added or deleted from a file.
Sequential
Direct
Index sequential
None of the above

Q.96
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Which of the following constitutes a basic set of operations for manipulating relational data.
Predicate calculus
Relational calculus
Relational algebra
SQL

Q.97
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

An advantage of views is
Data security
Derived columns
Hiding of complex queries
All of the above

Q.98Which of the following is not a recovery technique.


(A) Deferred update
(B) Immediate update
(C) Two-phase commit
(D) Shadow paging
Q.99
(A)
(B)
(C)
(D)

Isolation of the transactions is ensured by


Transaction management
Application programmer
Concurrency control
Recovery management

Q.100 _______ operator is used to compare a value to a list of literals values that have been specified.
(A) Like
(B) COMPARE
(C) BETWEEN
(D) IN
1. Which function calculates the largest value in a set of numbers.
(1) Average
(2)Count
(3)Minimum
(4)Maximum
(5)None of these
2. What do you use to create a chart.
(1)Pie Wizard
(2)Excel Wizard
(3)Data Wizard
(4)Chart Wizard
(5)None of these
3. What displays the content of the active cell.
(1)Name box
(2)Row Headings
(3)Formula bar
(4)Task pane
(5)None of these
4. By default, your documents print in _mode.
(1)Landscape
(2)Portrait
(3)Page Setup
(4)Print View
(5)None of these
5. What is the best way to have a data and the slide number appear on every slide .
(1) choose Tools, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
(2) choose Insert, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
(3) choose View, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
(4) choose File, Header and Footer, click Slide tab, select the desired options, and click Apply to All
(5) None of these
6.To move to the bottom of a document, press _.
(1) Insert key
(2) Home key
(3) Ctrl key + End key
(4) End key
(5) None of these
7. Which one of the following four words is odd.
(1)Application
(2)Peripheral
(3)Programme
(4)Software
(5)None of these
8. If formation of computer, the hardwares..........are used.
(1) Monitor, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Keyboard, Mouse, Software and Network
(2) Monitor, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Keyboard, Mouse Programme and Network
(3) Monitor, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Keyboard, Mouse, Printer and Modem
(4) Monitor, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Keyboard, Mouse, Application and Network
(5) None of these

9. In page preview mode(1) You can see all pages of your document
(2)You can only see the page you are currently working
(3)You can only see pages that do not contain graphics
(4)You can only see the title page of your document
(5)None of these
10. A CPU contains(1) a card reader and a printing device
(2) an analytical engine and a control unit
(3) a control unit and an arithmetic logic unit
(4) an arithmetic logic unit and a card reader
(5) None of these
11. Which of the following controls the process of interaction between the user and the operating system?
(1) User interface
(2) Language translator
(3) Platform
(4) Screen saver
(5) None of these
12. You will work on which groupings, while formatting the text in word.
(1) Table, paragraph and index
(2) Paragraph, index and section
(3) Character, paragraph and section
(4) Index, character and table
(5) None of these
13. When you want to move some text from one page to a different page, the best method is(1) drag and drop
(2) cut and paste
(3) delete and retype
(4) find and replace
(5) None of these
14. The first computers were programmed using(1) assembly language
(2) machine language
(3) source code
(4) object code
(5) spaghetti code
15. How many are the margins on page.
(1) Two (header and footer)
(2) Four (Upper, lower, right, left)
(3) Two (Landscape, portrait)
(4) Two (Upper and lower)
(5) None of these
16. An is a combination of hardware and software that facilitates the sharing of information between computing
devices.
(1) network
(2) peripheral
(3) expansion board
(4) digital device
(5) None of these
17. The settings are automatic and standard.
(1) icon
(2) default
(3) CPU
(4) peripheral
(5) None of these

18. Coded entries which are used to gain access to a computer system are called(1) Entry codes
(2) Passwords
(3) Security commands
(4) Code words
(5) None of these
19. To view information on the web you must have a(1) cable modem
(2) web browser
(3) Domain Name Server
(4) hypertext viewer
(5) None of these
20.Which of the following commands is given to reboot the computer?
1) Ctrl + Alt + De l
2) Ctrl + Shift + .
3) Ctrl + Shift + Del
4) Ctrl +Alt + shift
5) Ctrl + Alt + Tab
21. By default, your documents print in _ mode.
1) Landscape
2) Portrait
3) Page Setup
4) Print View
5) None of these
22. To find and load a file that has been saved _.
1) select the Close command
2) select the New command
3) select the Save command
4) select the Open command
5) None of these
23.Which function calculates the largest value in a set of numbers.
1) Average
2) Count
3) Minimum
4) Maximum
5) None of these
24. Which of the following statements is true ?
1) Minicomputer works faster than Microcomputer
2) Microcomputer works faster than Minicomputer
3) Speed of both the computers is the same
4) The speeds of both these computers cannot be compared with the speed of advanced computer
5) None of these
1. Selection of command(A) Opens the copy of the document in preview
(B) Prints the copy of displayed document
(C) Brings change in expansion of displayed document
(D) Saves the copy of displayed document
(E) None of these
2. You organize files by storing them in(A) archives
(B) folders
(C) indexes
(D) lists
(E) None of these

3. How many different documents can you have opened at any one time .
(A) No more than three
(B) Only one
(C) As many as your computer memory will hold
(D) No more than you taskbar can display
(E) None of these
4. What type of resource is most likely to be a shared common resource in a computer network.
(A) Printers
(B) Speakers
(C) Floppy disk drives
(D) Keyboards
(E) None of these
5. Directory in directory is called(A) Mini directory
(B) Junior directory
(C) Part directory
(D) Sub-directory
(E) None of these
6. Such a pre-made document, which has coordinating font, layout and background, is(A) Guide
(B) Model
(C) Ruler
(D) Template
(E) None of these
7. In order to create columnar data in Word you need to(A) Tab consecutively until your cursor reaches the desired place
(B) Set tabs or use the Table menu
(C) You need to use Excel
(D) Press the space bar until your cursor reaches the desired place
(E) None of these
8. Saving is a process(A) To copy the document from memory to storage medium
(B) To bring change in present status of the document
(C) To change the face or entire form
(D) To develop the document by recording the text with the use of keyboard
(E) None of these
9. To insert a word into the middle of a sentence(A) move the cursor to the desired location in the sentence and type the new word
(B) move the cursor to the desired location in the sentence, press Enter key, and type the new word
(C) move the cursor to the beginning of the sentence and start typing
(D) retype the whole sentence
(E) None of these
10. A(n) .............. is a combination of hardware and software that facilitates the sharing of information between
computing devices.
(A) network
(B) peripheral
(C) expansion board
(D) digital device
(E) None of these
11. In word you can force a page break(A) By positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing the F1 key
(B) By using the Insert/Section Break
(C) By positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing Ctrl + Enter
(D) By changing the font size of your document
(E) None of these

12. Junk e-mail is also called(A) spam


(B) spoof
(C) sniffer script
(D) spool
(E) None of these
13. Hackers(A) all have the same motive
(B) break into other people's computers
(C) may legally break into computers as long as they do not do any damage
(D) are people who are allergic to computers
(E) None of these
14. What type of computers are client computers (most of the time) in a client-server system.
(A) Mainframe
(B) Mini-computer
(C) Microcomputer
(D) PDA
(E) None of these
15. A computer cannot 'boot' if it does not have the(A) Compiler
(B) Loader
(C) Operating System
(D) Assembler
(E) None of these
16. The amount of vertical space between lines of text in a document is called(A) double-space
(B) line sp acing
(C) single space
(D) vertical spacing
(E) None of these
17. Example of non-numeric data is(A) Employee address
(B) Examination score
(C) Bank balance
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
18. What is embedded system.
(A) The programme which arrives by being wrapped in box.
(B) The programme which is the permanent part of the computer
(C) The computer which is the part of a big computer
(D) The computer and software system that control the machine
(E) None of these
19. First page of Website is termed as(A) Homepage
(B) Index
(C) JAVA script
(D) Bookmark
(E) None of these
20. ....... is the appearance of typed characters.
(A) Size
(B) Format
(C) Point
(D) Colour
(E) None of these

21. When a file is saved for the first time(A) a copy is automatically printed
(B) it must be given a name to identify it
(C) it does not need a name
(D) it only needs a name if it is not going to be printed
(E) None of these
22. Office LANS, which are scattered geographically on large scale, can be connected by the use of corporate(A) CAN
(B) LAN
(C) DAN
(D)WAN
(E) TAN
23. Where are data and programme stored when the processor uses them.
(A) Main memory
(B) Secondary memory
(C) Disk memory
(D) Programme memory
(E) None of these
24. ........ ....... represents raw facts, where- as ................. is data made meaningful.
(A) Information, reporting
(B) Data, information
(C) Information, bits
(D) Records, bytes
(E) Bits, bytes
25. Which keystroke will take you at the beginning or the end of a long document.
(A) Ctrl + Page Up and Ctrl + Page Down
(B) Shift + Home and Shift + End
(C) Ctrl + Home and Ctrl + End
(D) The only way is by using the right scroll bar
(E) None of these
26. What characteristic of read-only memory (ROM) makes it useful.
(A) ROM information can be easily updated.
(B) Data in ROM is nonvolatile, that is, it remains there even without electrical power.
(C) ROM provides very large amounts of inexpensive data storage.
(D) ROM chips are easily swapped between different brands of computers.
(E) None of these
27. In page preview mode(A) You can see all pages of your document
(B) You can only see the page you are currently working
(C) You can only see pages that do not contain graphics
(D) You can only see the title page of your document
(E) None of these
28. If the file saved earlier is edited, then(A) It is essential to save the file again to store the change
(B) The change will automatically be saved in the file
(C) If the length is more than a page, the file will be needed to be saved
(D) The name will be needed to be changed
(E) None of these
29. 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) Editing text
(B) Inserting tables and indexes
(C) Formatting text
(D) Proofing documents
(E) None of these

30. Aligning of text in column is(A) Justified


(B) Right
(C) Centre
(D) Left
(E) None of these
1. Computer uses the .......... number system to store data and perform calculations.
(1) binary
(2) octal
(3) decimal
(4) hexadecimal
(5) None of these
2. A disk's content that is recorded at the time of manufacture and that cannot be changed or erased by the user is(1) Memory- only
(2) Write-only
(3) Once- only
(4) Run-only
(5) Read-only
3. Which of the following can be used to select the entire document?
(1) CTRL + A
(2) ALT + 5
(3) SHIFT + A
(4) CTRL + K
(5) CTRL + H
4. ..... are attempts by individuals to obtain confidential information from you by falsifying their identity.
(1) Phishing
(2) Computer viruses
(3) Spyware scams
(4) Viruses
(5) None of the above
5. Port number, port description, and number of ports ordered are examples of
(1) control
(2) output
(3) processing
(4) feedback
(5) input
6. A Web site's main page is called its(1) Home Page
(2) Browser Page
(3) Search Page
(4) Bookmark
(5) None of these
7. The simultaneous processing of two or more programs by multiple processors is(1) multiprogramming
(2) multitasking
(3) time-sharing
(4) multiprocessing
(5) None of these
8. Codes consisting of lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer-readable are known as(1) an ASCII code
(2) a magnetic tape
(3) an OCR scanner
(4) a bar code
(5) None of these

9. To instruct Word to fit the width of a column to the contents of a table automatically, click the..... button and then
point to AutoFit Contents.
(1) Fit to Form
(2) format
(3) Auto size
(4) Contents
(5) AutoFit
10. Why is it unethical to share copyrighted files with your friends.
(1) It is not unethical, because it is legal.
(2) It is unethical because the files are being given for free.
(3) Sharing copyrighted files without permission breaks copyright laws.
(4) It is not unethical because the files are being given for free.
(5) It is not unethical-anyone can access a computer
11. Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym(1) CD
(2) DVD
(3) ROM
(4) RW
(5) ROS
12. The most common type of storage devices are(1) persistent
(2) optical
(3) magnetic
(4) flash
(5) steel
13. A device that connects to a network without the use of cables is said to be(1) distributed
(2) free
(3) centralized
(4) open source
(5) None of these
14. A person who used his or her expertise to gain access to other people's computers to get information illegally or
do damage is a(1) hacker
(2) analyst
(3) instant messenger
(4) programmer
(5) spammer
15. To access properties of an object, the mouse technique to use is(1) dragging
(2) dropping
(3) right-clicking
(4) shift-clicking
(5) None of these
16. To change selected text to all capital letters, click the change case button, then click(1) UPPERCASE
(2) UPPER ALL
(3) CAPS LOCK
(4) Lock Upper
(5) Large Size
17. The basic unit of a worksheet into which you enter data in Excel is called a(1) tab
(2) cell
(3) box
(4) range
(5) None of these

18. You can keep your personal files / folders in(1) My folder
(2) My Documents
(3) My Files
(4) My Text
(5) None of these
19. In Word you can force a page break(1) By positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing the F1 key
(2) By positioning your cursor at the appropriate place and pressing Ctrl + Enter
(3) By using the Insert/Section Break
(4) By changing the font size of your document
(5) None of these
20. A DVD is an example of a(n)(1) hard disk
(2) optical disc
(3) output device
(4) solid-state storage device
(5) None of these
21. The default view in Excel is ......... view.
(1) Work
(2) Auto
(3) Normal
(4) Roman
(5) None of these
22. The process of transferring files from a computer on the Internet to your computer is called
(1) downloading
(2) uploading
(3) FTP
(4) JPEG
(5) downsizing
23. .......... is the process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors.
(1) Tracking
(2) Formatting
(3) Crashing
(4) Allotting
(5) None of these
24. Help Menu is available at which button.
(1) End
(2) Start
(3) Turnoff
(4) Restart
(5) Reboot
25. The contents of .......... are lost when the computer turns off.
(1) storage
(2) input
(3) output
(4) memory
(5) None of these
26. When you enter text in a cell in Excel, it also appears in which of the following.
(1) Status bar
(2) Formula bar
(3) Row heading
(4) Name box
(5) None of these

27. Which elements of a Word document can be displayed in colour.


(1) Only graphics
(2) Only text
(3) Only the first word of each line
(4) All elements, but only if you have a colour printer
(5) All elements
28. A workbook is a collection of
(1) Page Setup
(2) Buttons
(3) Diagrams
(4) Charts
(5) Worksheets
29appear at the bottom of the Excel Window.
(1) Sheet tabs
(2) Name Box
(3) Formula bar
(4) Title bar
(5) None of these
30. EPROM stands for
(1) Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
(2) Electronic Programmable Read-Only Memory
(3) Enterprise Programmable Read- Only Memory
(4) Extended Programmable Read-Only Memory
(5) Electrical Programmable Read-Only Memory
31. The technology that stores only the essential instructions on a microprocessor chip and thus enhances its
speed is referred to as
(1) CISC
(2) RISC
(3) CD-ROM
(4) Wi-Fi
(5) MISC
32. Which is not a basic function of a computer?
(1) Store data
(2)Accept input
(3)Process data
(4) Copy text
(5) Accept and process data
33. ASCII is a coding system that provides
(1) 256 different characters
(2) 512 different characters
(3) 1024 different characters
(4) 128 different characters
(5) 1000 different characters
34. Which part of the computer is directly invoked in executing the instructions of the computer program.
(1) The scanner
(2) The main storage
(3) The secondary storage
(4) The printer
(5) The processor
35. In order to create column data in Word, you need to
(1) tab consecutively until your cursor reaches the desired place
(2) set tabs or use the Table menu
(3) use Excel
(4) press the space bar until your cursor reaches the desired place
(5) None of these

36. Files are organized by storing them in


(1) tables
(2) databases
(3) folders
(4) graphs
(5) diagrams
37. When a computer is switched on, the booting process performs
(1) Integrity Test
(2) Power-On Self-Test
(3) Correct Functioning Test
(4) Reliability Test
(5) Shut-down
38. In Word, the feature that automatically detects common errors is called
(1) Autocorrect
(2) Autograph
(3) Spelling and Grammar
(4) Go to
(5) Thesaurus
39. A computer system that is old and perhaps not satisfactory is referred to as a(n)
(1) Ancient system
(2) Historical system
(3) Age old system
(4) Legacy system
(5) Legal System
40. Which of the following is not a binary number?
(1) 001
(2) 101
(3) 202
(4) 110
(5) 011
41. Which of the following does not store data permanently?
(1) ROM
(2) RAM
(3) Floppy Disk
(4) Hard Disk
(5) None of these
42. Which of the following is the smallest storage? .
(1) Megabyte
(2) Gigabyte
(3) Kilobyte
(4) Terabyte
(5) None of these
43. Which menu enables the user to choose toolbars.
(1) View
(2) Format
(3) Insert
(4) Edit
(5) Help
44. By viewing the properties of the local hard disk of a computer, the user can find out
(1) the amount of space that has been used up and the remaining free space on the disk.
(2) the name of the user viewing the properties of the disk.
(3) nothing useful to the user.
(4) the number of programs available in the computer, (5) None of these

45. Pre-defined and built-in formulas in Excel are known as


(1) Auto sheets
(2) Diagrams
(3) Charts
(4) Tables
(5) Functions
46. Which of the following contains permanent data and gets updated during the processing of transactions?
(1) Operating System File
(2) Transaction file
(3) Software File
(4) Master file
(5) Any File
47. The keyboard shortcut to centralize the selected text in Word is
(1) Ctrl + Esc
(2) Ctrl + C
(3) Alt + C
(4) There is no keyboard shortcut for this operation
(5) Ctrl + E
48. Which of the following helps to protect floppy disks from data getting accidentally erased?
(1) Access notch
(2) Write-protect notch
(3) Entry notch
(4) Input notch
(5) None of these
49. A modem is connected to
(1) a telephone line
(2) a keyboard
(3) a printer
(4) a monitor
(5) a scanner
50. Large transaction processing systems in automated organizations use
(1) Online processing
(2) Batch Processing
(3) Once-a-day Processing
(4) End-of-day processing
(5) Once-a-week processing
51. The operation of combining two cells into a single cell in Excel is referred to as
(1) Join cells
(2) Merge cells
(3) Merge table
(4) Join table
(5) None of these
52. Which of the following can be used to store a large number of files in a small amount of storage space?
(1) File adjustment
(2) File copying
(3) File reading
(4) File compatibility
(5) File compression
53. In a computer, most processing takes place in
(1) Memory
(2) RAM
(3) Motherboard
(4) CPU
(5) None of these

54. Data is organized in a worksheet as


(1) charts and diagrams
(2) rows and columns
(3) tables and boxes
(4) graphs
(5) None of the above
55. Which of the following is an example of a binary number?
(1) 6AH1
(2)100101
(3) 005
(4) ABCD
(5)23456
56. Spell Check will find errors in which of the following.
(1) Today is a rainy day
(2) Today is a rainy a day
(3) Is a rainy
(4) Rainy today a day
(5) None of the above
57. Which of the following is not a storage medium?
(1) Hard disk
(2) Flash drive
(3) DVD
(4) CD
(5) Keyboard
58. In Excel, when the contents and attributes of a cell or range of cells have to be erased using the menu, the user
must
(1) select the Cells. choose Edit. and select Clear, then All
(2) select the Cells. and click Delete on the keyboard
(3) select the Cells. choose Tools. and select Clear. then Formats
(4) select the Cells. choose Tools. and select Formula Audit. then Delete
(5) None of the above
59. The computer abbreviation KB usually means
(1) Key Block
(2) Kernel Boot
(3) Kilo Byte
(4) Kit Bit
(5) None of these
60. If an Excel Worksheet is to be linked for use in a PowerPoint presentation, the following should be clicked
(1) Edit, Paste Special
(2) Edit, Paste
3) Edit, Copy
(4) File, Copy
(5) None of the above
61. RAM stands for
(1) Random Access Memory
(2) Ready Application Module
(3) Read Access Memory
(4) Remote Access Machine
(5) None of the above
62. Which of the following is the hardware and not the software?
(1) Excel
(2) Printer driver
(3) Operating system
(4) PowerPoint
(5) Control Unit

63. In Word, which menu would the user select to print a document.
(1) Tools
(2) File
(3) View
(4) Wind0Vob
(5) None of these
64. Which of the following is not true about computer files?
(1) They are collections of data saved to a Storage medium
(2) Every file has a filename
(3) A file extension is established by the user to indicate the date it was created
(4) Usually files contain data
(5) None of the above
65. The common name for a modulator-demodulator is
(1) Modem
(2) Joiner
(3) Networker
(4) Connector
(5) Demod
66. What do you see when you click the right mouse button.
(1) The same effect as the left click
(2) A special menu
(3) No effect
(4) A mouse cannot be right clicked
(5) Computer goes to sleep mode
67. In order to choose the font for a sentence in a Word document,
(1) select Font in the Format menu
(2) select Font in the Edit menu
(3) select Font in the Tools menu
(4) select Font in the Insert menu
(5) None of the above
68. The ALU performs .......... operations.
(1) logarithm-based
(2) ASCII
(3) algorithm-based
(4) arithmetic
(5) None of the above
69. Excel is a program that is used to prepare a
(1) Database
(2) Text Document
(3) Spreadsheet
(4) Slide Presentation
(5) None of the above
70. .......... consists of volatile chips that temporarily store data or instructions.
(1) CPU
(2) ROM
(3)RMA
(4) RAM
(5) None of these
1 . Which of the following is a part of the Central Processing Unit.?
a. Printer
b. Key board c. Mouse
d. Arithmetic & Logic unit
e. None of these

2.
a.
b.
c.
e.

CAD stands for


Computer aided design
Computer algorithm for design
Computer application in design d. All of the above
None of these

3.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Which of the following printer cannot print graphics?


Ink-jet
Daisy Wheel
Laser
Dot-matrix

4.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

A program written in machine language is called.


Assembler
Object
Computer
Machine
None of these

5.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

The father of Modern Computer is


Charles Babbage
Von-nuumann
Danies Ritche
Blaise Pascal
None of these

6.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

The Word FTP stands for


File Translate Protocol
File Transit Protocol
File Transfer protocol
file typing protocol
None of these

7.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

The lowest form of Computer language is called


BASIC
FORTRAN
Machine Language
COBOL
None of these

8.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Best Quality graphics is produced by


Dot Matrix
Laser Printer
Inkjet Printer
Plotter
None of these

9.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Memory which forgets everything when you switch off the power is known as
Corrupted
Volatile
Non-Volatile
Non-Corrupted
None of these

10.The linking of computers with a communication system is called


a. Networking
b. Pairing
c. Interlocking
d. Assembling
e. Sharing

11.The 16 bit Microprocessor means that it has


a. 16 address lines
b. 16 Buses
c. 16 Data lines
d. 16 routes
e. None of these
12. Data going into the computer is called
a. Output
b. algorithm
c. Input
d. Calculations
e. flow chart
13. Which of the following refers to a small, single-site network?
a. LAN
b. DSL
c. RAM
d. USB
e. CPU
14. Microsoft Office is
a. Shareware
b. Public domain software
c. Open-source software
d. A vertical market application
e. An application suite
15. How many options does a BINARY choice offer
a. None of these
b. One
c. Two
d. it depends on the amount of memory on the computer
e. It depends on the speed of the computers processor
16. A collection of program that controls how your computer system runs and processes information
is called
a. Operating System
b. Computer
c. Office
d. Compiler
e. Interpreter
17. Computer connected to a LAN (Local Area Network) can
a. run faster
b. go on line
c. share information and /or share peripheral equipment
d. E-mail
e. None of these
18. Information travels between components on the mother board through
a. Flash memory
b. CMOS
c. Bays
d. Buses
e. Peripheral s
19. How are data organized in a spreadsheet.
a. Lines & spaces
b. Layers & Planes
c. Height & Width
d. Rows & Columns
e. None

20. The blinking symbol on the computer screen is called the


a. mouse
b. logo
c. hand
d. pal m
e. cursor
21. A fault in a computer program which prevents it from working correctly is known as
a. Boot
b Bug
c Biff
d. Strap
e. None of the se
22. A self replicating program, similar to a virus which was taken from a 1970s science fiction novel
by John Bruner entitled the Shockwave Rider is
a. Bug
b. Vice
c. Lice
d. Worm
e. None of these
23. A states. is a bi-stable electronic circuit that has
a. Multivibrator
b. Flip-flop
c. Logic gates
d. laten
e. None of these
24. Unwanted repetitious messages, such as unsolicited bulk e-mail is known as
a. Spam
b. Trash
c. Calibri
d. Courier
e. None of these
25.DOS stands for
a. Disk Operating System
b. Disk operating session
c. Digital Operating System
d. Digital Open system
e. None of these
26. Who is the chief of Microsoft
a. Babbage
b. Bill Gates
c. Bill Clinton
d. Bush
e. None of these
27. Which of the following are input devices?
a. Keyboard
b. Mouse
c. Card reader
d. Scanner
e. All of these
28. Examples of output devices are
a. Screen
b. Printer
c. Speaker
d. All of these
e. None of these

29. Which of the following is also known as brain of computer?


a. Control unit
b. Central Processing unit
c. Arithmetic and language unit
d. Monitor
e. None of these
30. IBM stands for
a. Internal Business Management
b. International Business Management
c. International Business Machines
d. Internal Business Machines e. None of the se
31. translates and executes program at run time line by line
a. Compiler
b. Interpreter
c. Linker
d. Loader
e. None of these
32. is an OOP principle
a. Structured programming
b. Procedural programming
c. Inheritance
d. Linking
e. None of these
33. COBOL is widely used in application s
a. Commercial
b. Scientific
c. Space
d. Mathematical
e. None of these
34. RAM stands for
a. Random origin money
b. Random only memory
c. Read only memory
d. Random access memory
e. None of these
35. 1 Byte = .
a. 8 bits
b. 4 bits
c. 2 bits
d. 9 bits
e. None of the above
36. SMPS stands for
a. Switched mode Power Supply
b. Start mode power supply
c. Store mode power supply
d. Single mode power supply
e. None of these
37. The device used to carry digital data on analog lines is called as
a. Modem
b. Multiplexer
c. Modulator
d. Demodulator
e. None of these

38. VDU is also called


a. Screen
b. Monitor
c. Both 1 & 2
d. printer
e. None of these
39. BIOS stands for
a. Basic Input Output system
b. Binary Input output system
c. Basic Input Off system
d. all the above
e. None of these
40. Father of =C programming language
a. Dennis Ritchie
b. Prof Jhon Kemeny c. Thomas Kurtz
d. Bill Gates
e. None of these
1.The instructions that tell a computer how to carry out the processing tasks are referred to as computer.........
1) programs
2) processors
3) input devices
4) memory modules
5) None of these
2.An area of a computer that temporarily holds data waiting to be processed is..........
1) CPU
2) Memory
3) Storage
4) File
5) None of these
3.To select or unselect one word to the right
1) CTRL + SHIFT
2) CTRL + SHIFT + UP Arrow
3) CTRL + SHIFT + Down Arrow
4) CTRL + SHIFT + Right Arrow
5) None of these
4.To maximize or restore a selected window
1) CTRL + F7
2) CTRL + F10
3) CTRL + F8
4) CTRL + F9
5) None of these
5.To Copy a picture of the selected window to the clipboard
1) ALT + TAB
2) Ctrl + TAB
3) ALT + Print Screen
4) Both (1) and (2)
5) None of these
6........... is the key to close a selected drop - down list; cancel a command and close a dialog box.
1) TAB
2) SHIFT
3) ESC
4) F10
5) None of these

7.......... is the key we use to run the selected command.


1) SHIFT
2) TAB
3) ENTER
4) CTRL
5) None of these
8............. is the functional key to display save-as box.
1) F5
2) F6
3) F9
4) F12
5) None of these
9............. is the combination of keys to switch between the last four places that you have edited
1) ALT + CTRL + Z
2) ALT + CTRL + Y
3) ALT + TAB + Z
4) ALT + SHIFT + Z
5) None of these
10............. is the Keyboard shortcut key to insert auto sum
1) ALT
2) ALT=
3) ALT+
4) ALT
5) ALT+CTRL
11.Data becomes ................ when it is presented in a format that people can understand and use
1) processed
2) graphs
3) information
4) presentation
5) None of these
12.The term ............. designates equipment that might be added to a computer system to enhance its functionality.
1) digital device
2) system add-on
3) disk pack
4) peripheral device
5) None of these
13.A ............ is a microprocessor - based computing device.
1) personal computer
2) mainframe
3) workstation
4) server
5) None of these
14.RAM can be thought of as the ......... for the computer's processor
1) factory
2) operating room
3) waiting room
4) planning room
5) None of these
15.Which of the following are the functions of a operating system?
1) Allocates resources
2) Monitors Activities
3) Manages disks and files
4) All of the above
5) Only 1 and 2

16.To move a copy of file from one computer to another over a communication channel is called .
1) File transfer
2) File encryption
3) File modification
4) File copying
5) None of these
17.The primary function of the ............ is to set up the hardware and load and start an operating system
1) System Programs
2) BIOS
3) CP
4) Memory
5) None of these
18.What kind of memory is both static and non - volatile .
1) RAM
2) ROM
3) BIOS
4) CACHE
5) None of these
19........... is computer software designed to operate the computer hardware and to provide platform for running
application software
1) Application software
2) System software
3) Software
4) Operating system
5) None of these
20.The ......... is the amount of data that a storage device can move from the storage medium to the Computer per
second
1) data migration rate
2) data digitizing rate
3) data transfer rate
4) data access rate
5) None of these
21.A device, which is not connected to CPU, is called as .......
1) land-line device
2) On-line device
3) Off-line device
4) Device
5) None of the above
22.What is the other name for programmed chip.
1) RAM
2) ROM
3) LSIC
4) PROM
5) None of these
23.On-line real time systems become popular in ........... generation
1) First Generation
2) Second Generation
3) Third Generation
4) Fourth Generation
5) None of these
24.You use a(n) ....., such as a keyboard or mouse, to input information
1) output device
2) input device
3) storage device
4) processing device
5) None of these

25............. is the ability of a device to "jump" directly to the requested data


1) Sequential access
2) Random access
3) Quick access
4) All of the above
5) None of these
26............. provides process and memory management services that allow two or more tasks, jobs, or programs to
run simultaneously
1) Multitasking
2) Multithreading
3) Multiprocessing
4) Multicoputing
5) None of these

27.The task of performing operations like arithmetic and logical operations is called ......
1) Processing
2) Storing
3) Editing
4) Sorting
5) None of these
28.The ALU and Control Unit jointly known as
1) RAM
2) ROM
3) CPU
4) PC
5) None of these
29. RAM is an example of
1) Secondary memory
2) Primary memory
3) Main memory
4) Both (1) and (2)
5) None of these
30.Magnetic disk is an example of
1) Secondary memory
2) Primary memory
3) Main memory
4) Both (1) and (2)
5) None of these
31. Which one of the following is NOT a computer language /
1) MS-Excel
2) BASIC
3) COBOL
4) C++
5) None of these
32.Each memory cell has a unique number, assigned to it is called as the....... of the cell
1) Address
2) Register
3) Number
4) Path
5) None of these
33.RAM is also called as
1) Read / Write Memory
2) Long Memory
3) Permanent Memory
4) Primary Memory
5) None of these

34. ............ Store data or information temporarily and pass it on as directed by the control unit
1) Address
2) Register
3) Number
4) Memory
5) None of these
35.Select the Odd one
1) Operating system
2) Interpreter
3) Compiler
4) Assembler
5) None of these
36.A ............ is an additional set of commands that the computer displays after you make a selection from the main
menu
1) dialog box
2) submenu
3) menu selection
4) All of the above
5) None of these
37.COBOL is an acronym for .............
1) Common Business Oriented Language
2) Computer Business Oriented Language
3) Common Business Operated Language
4) Common Business Organized Language
5) None of these
38.All of the following are examples of real security and privacy risks EXCEPT
1) hackers
2) Spam
3) viruses
4) identity theft
5) None of these
39.Which of the following is NOT one of the four major data processing functions of a computer?
1) gathering data
2) processing data into information
3) analyzing the data or information
4) storing the data or information
5) None of these
40.All of the following are examples of storage devices EXCEPT :
1) hard disk drives
2) printers
3) floppy disk drives
4) CD drives
5) Pen drives
41.The CPU and memory are located on the :
1) expansion board
2) motherboard
3) storage device
4) output device
5) display board
42............... is the science that attempts to produce machines that display the same type of intelligence that humans
do
1) Nanoscience
2) Nanotechnology
3) Simulation
4) Artificial intelligence (Al)
5) None of these

43.Servers are computers that provide resources to other computers connected to a :


1) networked
2) mainframe
3) supercomputer
4) client
5) internet
44.When creating a computer program, the ......... designs the structure of the program
1) End user
2) System Analyst
3) Programmer
4) All of the above
5) None of these
45.A computer program that converts an entire program into machine language at one time is called a/ an
1) interpreter
2) simulator
3) characters
4) numbers
5) None of these
46.Computers process data into information by working exclusively with :
1) multimedia
2) words
3) characters
4) numbers
5) None of these
47.The difference between people with access to computers and the Internet and those without this access is known
as :
1) digital divide
2) Internet divide
3) Web divide
4) broadband divide
5) None of these
48. Computers manipulate data in many ways, and this manipulation is called......
1) upgrading
2) processing
3) batching
4) utilizing
5) None of these
49.The ability to recover and read deleted or damaged files from a criminal's computer is an example of a law
enforcement specialty called:
1) robotics
2) simulation
3) computer forensics
4) animation
5) None of these
50.Where does most data go first with in a computer memory hierarchy .
1) RAM
2) ROM
3) BIOS
4) CACHE
5) None of these
1. Which command divides the surface of the blank disk into sectors and assign a unique address to each one
1) Ver
2) Format
3) Fat
4) Check disk
5) None of these

2. If you need to duplicate the entire disk, which command will you use.
1) Copy
2) Disk copy
3) Chkdsk
4) Format
5) None of these
3. A............. sometimes called a boot sector virus, executes when a computer boots up because it resides in
the boot sector of a floppy disk or the master boot record of a hard disk
1) System virus
2) Trojan horse virus
3) File virus
4) Macro virus
5) None of these
4. A result of a computer virus cannot lead to...
1) Disk Crash
2) Mother Board Crash
3) Corruption o f program
4) Deletion of files
5) None of these
5. Every computer connected to an intranet or extranet must have a distinct...
1) Firewall
2) Proxy server
3) IP address
4) Domain name
5) None of these
6. Programming language built into user programs such as Word and Excel are known as...
1) 4GLs
2) Macro languages
3) object-oriented languages
4) Visual programming languages
5) None of these
7. Firewalls are used to protect against...
1) Unauthorized Attacks
2) Virus Attacks
3) Data Driven Attacks
4) Fire Attacks
5) None of these
8. Which of the following extensions suggest that the file is a backup copy?
1) Bak
2) Bas
3) Com
4) Txt
5) None of these
9. Computer programs are written in a high - level programming language; however, the human readable version of
a program is called...
1) Cache
2) Instruction set
3) Source code
4) Word size
5) None of these
10. The software tools that enable a user to interact with a computer for specific purposes are known as...
1) Hardware
2) Networked Software
3) Shareware
4) Applications
5) None of these

11...............processing is used when a large mail-order company accumulates orders and processes them together in
one large set
1) Batch
2) Online
3) Real-time
4) Group
5) None of these
12. When a file contains instructions that can be carried out by the computer, it is often called a (n) ... file
1) Data
2) Information
3) Executable
4) Application
5) None of these
13. A complier translates a program written in a high - level language into...
1) Machine language
2) An algorithm
3) A debugged program
4) Java
5) None of these
14. A set of step - by - step procedures for accomplishing a task is known as a (n)...
1) Algorithm
2) Hardware program
3) Software bug
4) Firmware program
5) None of these
15. A complete electronic circuit with transistors and other electronic components on a small silicon chip is called a
(n)...
1) Workstation
2) CPU
3) Magnetic disk
4) Integrated circuit
5) None of these
16. A saved document is referred to as a...
1) File
2) Word
3) Folder
4) Project
5) None of these
17. What is output.
1) What the processor takes from the user
2) What the user gives to the processor
3) What the processor gets from the user
4) What the processor gives to the user
5) None of these
18. When you turn on the computer, the boot routine will perform this test...
1) RAM test
2) Disk drive test
3) Memory test
4) Power - on self-test
5) None of these
19. Which of the following storage media provides sequential access only?
1) Floppy disk
2) Magnetic disk
3) Magnetic tape
4) Optical disk
5) None of these

20. In word processing, an efficient way to move the 3rd paragraph to place it after the 5th paragraph is...
1) Copy and paste
2) Copy, cut and paste
3) Cut, copy and paste
4) Cut and paste
5) None of these
21. Hardware includes..........
1) All devices used to input data into a computer
2) Sets of instructions that a computer runs or executes
3) The computer and all the devices connected to it that are used to input and output data
4) All devices involved in processing information including the central processing unit, memory and storage
5) None of these
22. The quickest and easiest way in Word, to locate a particular word or phrase in a document is to use the
... command
1) Replace
2) Find
3) Lookup
4) Search
5) None of these
23. The term 'user interface' refers to............
1) What the user sees on the screen and how they can interact with it
2) How the operating system responds to user commands
3) The means by which the user interacts with the peripheral devices on the computer
4) The monitor that is available for the computer
5) None of these
24. For creating a document, you use... command at File Menu.
1) Open
2) Close
3) New
4) Save
5) None of these
25. The.............. Becomes different shapes depending on the task you are performing
1) Active tab
2) Insertion point
3) Mouse pointer
4) Ribbon
5) None of these
26. Specialized programs that assist users in locating information on the Web are called....
1) Information engines
2) Search engines
3) Web browsers
4) Resource locators
5) None of these
27. The background of any Word document...
1) Is always white colour
2) Is the colour you preset under the Options menu
3) Is always the same for the entire document
4) Can have any colour you choose5) None of these
28.Correcting errors in a program is referred to as ...
1) Debugging
2) Bugging
3) Rectifying
4) Modifying
5) None of these

29.Any letter, number, or symbol found on the keyboard that you could type into the computer..........
1) Output
2) Character
3) Type
4) Print
5) Font
30.A symbol or question on the screen that prompts you to take action and tell the computer what to do next ...
1) Scanner
2) Questionnaire
3) Prompt and dialog box
4) Information seeker
5) None of these
31.Commands at the top of a screen such as FILE-EDIT-FONT-TOOLS to operate and change things within
programs ...
1) Menu bar
2) Tool bar
3) User friendly
4) Word processor
5) None of these
32.The primary device that a computer uses to store information ...
1) Monitor
2) Memory
3) Disk
4) Hard drive
5) None of these
33.A file extension is separated from the main file name with a(n)..., but no spaces
1) Question nark
2) Exclamation mark
3) Underscore
4) Period
5) None of these
34.Application software is designed to accomplish ...
1) Real -world tasks
2) computer-centric tasks
3) Gaming tasks
4) Operating system tasks
5) None of these
35.A ... is a device that not only provides surge protection, but also furnishes your computer with battery backup
power during a power outage
1) Surge strip
2) USB
3) UPS
4) Battery strip
5) None of these
36.The term ............. designates equipment that might be added to a computer system to enhance, its functionality
1) Digital device
2) System add-on
3) Disk pack
4) Peripheral device
5) None of these
37........... this is the act of copying or downloading a program from a network and making multiple copies of it.
1) Network piracy
2) Plagiarism
3) Software piracy
4) Site-license piracy
5) None of these

38.When installing ..., the user must copy and usually decompress program files from a CDROM or other medium
to the hard disk
1) Programming software
2) System hardware
3) Applications hardware
4) Applications software
5) None of these
39.Which one of the following would be considered as a way that a computer virus can enter a computer system .
1) Opening an application previously installed on the computer
2) Borrowed an illegal copy of software
3) Viewing a website without causing any additional transactions
4) Running antivirus programs
5) None of these
40.Programs such as Mozilla Firefox that serve as navigable windows into the Web are called..........
1) Hypertext
2) Networks
3) Internet
4) Web browsers
5) None of these
41.What is the main difference between a mainframe and a super computer .
1) Super computer is much larger than mainframe computers
2) Super computers are much smaller than mainframe computers
3) Supercomputers are focused to execute few programs as fast as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute
as many programs concurrently
4) Supercomputers are focused to execute as many programs as possible while mainframe uses its power to execute few
programs as fast as possible
5) None of these
42.What is the function of Recycle Bin .
1) Store deleted file
2) Store temporary file
3) Store corrupted file
4) Store Document file
5) None of these
43.Which is the latest version of MS Office ?
1) Office XP
2) Windows XP
3) Office 2007
4) Office 2010
5) None of these
44.Which device cannot be shared in network .
1) Floppy
2) Keyword
3) Computer
4) Printer
5) None of these
45.What is the purpose of query .
1) Input data
2) Output data
3) Sort & filter
4) All of above
5) None of these
46.Which port doesn't exist in computer .
1) USB
2) Parallel
3) Com1 /Com2
4) RAW
5) None of these

47.What is the name of excel files .


1) Workbook
2) Worksheet
3) Spreadsheet
4) Spread book
5) None of these
48.Workgroup means
1) Computers in network
2) Individual user
3) Individual computer
4) All of the above
5) None of these
49.Synonym can be reviewed with
1) Spelling and grammar
2) Thesaurus
3) Both
4) Synonym viewer
5) None of these
50. Which command allows you to reduce fragments of file and optimize the performance of disk .
1) Scandisk
2) Diskcomp
3) Chkdsak
4) Defrag
5) None of these
1. Who is called as ==Father of Computers.
(A) Charles Babbage
(B) Blaise Pascal
(C) Hollerith
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
2. The first Digital Computer introduced, was named as :
(A) Univac
(B) Mark-I
(C) Eniac
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
3. How many generations, computer can be classified.
(A) 4
(B) 5
(C) 3
(D) 6
(E) None of these
4. First Generation Computers contain :
(A) Transistors
(B) Vacuum Tubes
(C) LSI
(D) VLSI
(E) None of these
5. II Generation Computers are made of :
(A) Vacuum Tubes
(B) Transistors
(C) LSI
(D) VLSI
(E) None of these

6. IV Generation Computers contain :


(A) LSI
(B) Vacuum Tubes
(C) All Technology
(D) Transistors
(E) None of these
7. Vth Generation Computers are based on:
(A) Artificial Intelligence
(B) Programming Intelligence
(C) System Knowledge
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
8. Computers, combine both measuring and counting, are called :
(A) Analog
(B) Digital
(C) Hybrid
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
9. In world today, most of the computers are :
(A) Digital
(B) Hybrid
(C) Analog
(D) Complex
(E) None of these
10. In any computer installation, how many elements consists.
(A) 2
(B) 4
(C) 3
(D) 1
(E) None of these
11. Physical structure of computer is called :
(A) Software
(B) Hardware
(C) Human ware
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
12. A computer can perform, which of the following tasks.
(A) Computation
(B) Communication
(C) Processing
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
13. CPU stands for :
(A) Computer Processing Unit
(B) Central Processing Unit
(C) Both (A) & (B)
(D) Communication Processing Unit
(E) None of these
14. In which type of computer, data are represented as discrete signals.
(A) Analog computer
(B) Digital computer
(C) both
(D) Digilog Computer
(E) None of these

15. Which of the following is available in the form of a PC now?


(A) Mainframe
(B) Microcomputer
(C) Minicomputer
(D) Both (B) & (C)
(E) None of these
16. PARAM is an example of:
(A) Super computer
(B) PC
(C) Laptop
(D) PDA
(E) None of these
17. Who developed the =analytical engine.
(A) Jacquard loom
(B) Charles Babbage
(C) Shannon
(D) IBM
(E) None of these
18. ENIAC stands for :
(A) Electrical Numerical Integrator and Calculator
(B) Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer
(C) Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator
(D) Electronic Number Integrator and Calculator
(E) None of these
19. First Generation of computer was based on which technology.
(A) Transistor
(B) Vacuum Tube
(C) LSI
(D) VLSI
(E) None of these
20. Microprocessor was introduced in which generation of computer.
(A) Second Generation
(B) Fourth Generation
(C) Both (A) & (B)
(D) Third Generation
(E) All of the above
21. GUI stands for :
(A) Graphical User Interface
(B) Graph Use Interface
(C) Graphical Universal Interface
(D) None of these
22. The time taken by CPU to retrieve and interpret the instruction to be executed is called as:
(A) Instruction cycle
(B) Fetch cycle
(C) Both (A) & (B)
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
23. Which of the following is responsible for all types of calculations?
(A) ALU
(B) Control Unit
(C) Registers
(D) BUS
(E) None of these

24. Internal memory in a CPU is nothing but :


(A) A set of registers
(B) A set of ALU
(C) Microprocessor
(D) BUS
(E) None of these
25. Which of the following is permanent memory?
(A) SRAM
(B) DRAM
(C) ROM
(D) All of these
(E) None of these
1. In a survey of more than 500 companies and government agencies, percent detected computer security breaches.
A. 20
B. 75
C. 85
D. 99
2. The survey showed that these businesses lost more than
A. $100,000 each
B. $377 million
C. five employees each
D. $1 million

due to security breaches.

3. The typical computer criminal is a(n):


A. young hacker.
B. trusted employee with no criminal record.
C. trusted employee with a long, but unknown criminal record.
D. overseas young cracker.
4. The majority of computer crimes are committed by:
A. hackers.
B. insiders.
C. overseas criminals.
D. young teenage computer geniuses.
5. The common name for the crime of stealing passwords is:
A. spooling.
B. identity theft.
C. spoofing.
D. hacking.
6. Collecting personal information and effectively posing as another individual is known as the crime of:
A. spooling.
B. identity theft.
C. spoofing.
D. hacking.
7. Malicious software is known as:
A. badware.
B. malware.
C. maliciousware.
D. illegalware.
8. A program that performs a useful task while simultaneously allowing destructive acts is a:
A. worm.
B. Trojan horse.
C. virus.
D. macro virus.

9. An intentionally disruptive program that spreads from program to program or from disk to disk is known as a:
A. Trojan horse.
B. virus.
C. time bomb.
D. time-related bomb sequence.
10. In 1999, the Melissa virus was a widely publicized:
A. e-mail virus.
B. macro virus.
C. Trojan horse.
D. Time bomb.
11. What type of virus uses computer hosts to reproduce itself.
A. Time bomb
B. Worm
C. Melissa virus
D. Macro virus
12. The thing that eventually terminates a worm virus is a lack of:
A. memory or disk space.
B. time.
C. CD drive space.
D. CD-RW.
13. When a logic bomb is activated by a time-related event, it is known as a:
A. time-related bomb sequence.
B. virus.
C. time bomb.
D. Trojan horse.
14. A logic bomb that was created to erupt on Michelangelos birthday is an example of a:
A. time-related bomb sequence.
B. virus.
C. time bomb.
D. Trojan horse.
15. What is the name of an application program that gathers user information and sends it to someone through the
Internet.
A. A virus
B. Spybot
C. Logic bomb
D. Security patch
16. Standardization of Microsoft programs and the Windows operating system has made the spread of viruses:
A. more complicated.
B. more difficult.
C. easier.
D. slower.
17. HTML viruses infect:
A. your computer.
B. a Web page in the HTML code.
C. both a Web page and the computer that is viewing it.
D. No
18. Software programs that close potential security breaches in an operating system are known as:
A. security breach fixes.
B. refresh patches.
C. security repairs.
D. security patches.
19. When customers of a Web site are unable to access it due to a bombardment of fake traffic, it is known as:
A. a virus.
B. a Trojan horse.
C. cracking.
D. a denial of service attack.

20. is the measurement of things such as fingerprints and retinal scans used for security access.
A. Biometrics
B. Bio measurement
C. Computer security
D. Smart weapon machinery
21. What is the most common tool used to restrict access to a computer system.
A. User logins
B. Passwords
C. Computer keys
D. Access-control software
22. The most common passwords in the U.S. or Britain include all EXCEPT:
A. love.
B. Fred.
C. God.
D. 123.
23. Hardware or software designed to guard against unauthorized access to a computer network is known as a(n):
A. hacker-proof program.
B. firewall.
C. hacker-resistant server.
D. encryption safe wall.
24. The scrambling of code is known as:
A. encryption.
B. a firewall.
C. scrambling.
D. password proofing.
25. If you want to secure a message, use a(n):
A. cryptology source.
B. encryption key.
C. encryption software package.
D. cryptosystem.
26. To prevent the loss of data during power failures, use a(n):
A. encryption program.
B. surge protector.
C. firewall.
D. UPS.
27. A(n) can shield electronic equipment from power spikes.
A. encryption program
B. surge protector
C. firewall
D. UPS
28. All of these are suggestions for safe computing EXCEPT:
A. dont borrow disks from other people.
B. open all e-mail messages but open them slowly.
C. download shareware and freeware with caution.
D. disinfect your system.
29. Freeware encrypts data.
A. encryption
B. firewall software
C. PGP
D. private and public keys
30 is defined as any crime completed through the use of computer technology.
A. Computer forensics
B. Computer crime
C. Hacking
D. Cracking

31. Most computer systems rely solely on for authentication.


A. logins
B. passwords
C. encryption
D. lock and key
32. Creating strong computer security to prevent computer crime usually simultaneously helps protect :
A. privacy rights.
B. personal ethics.
C. the number of cookies downloaded to your personal computer.
D. personal space.
33. Over was spent by businesses and government to repair problems in regard to Y2K.
A. 20 million dollars
B. 100 million dollars
C. 1 billion dollars
D. 100 billion dollars
34. What is a complex system that takes on nearly complete responsibility for a task eliminating the need for people,
verification, or decision-making.
A. Autonomous system
B. Missile defense auto-system
C. Smart weapon
D. Independent system
35. Security procedures can:
A. will eliminate all computer security risk.
B. reduce but not eliminate risks.
C. are prohibitively expensive.
D. are inaccessible for the average home user.
1. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ translates and executes program at run time line by line
1) Compiler
2) Interpreter
3) Linker
4) Loader
5) None
2. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ is an OOP principle
1) Structured programming
2) Procedural programming
3) Inheritance
4) Linking
5) None
3. COBOL is widely used in _ _ _ _ _ _ _ applications
1) Commercial
2) Scientific
3) Space
4) Mathematical
5) None
4. RAM stands for
1) Random origin money
2) Random only memory
3) Read only memory
4) Random access memory
5) None
5. 1 Byte = .
1) 8 bits
2) 4 bits
3) 2 bits
4) 9 bits
5) None

6. SMPS stands for


1) Switched mode power supply
2) Start mode power supply
3) Store mode power supply
4) Single mode power supply
5) None
7. The device used to carry digital data on analog lines is called as
1) Modem
2) Multiplexer
3) Modulator
4) Demodulator
5) None
8. VDU is also called
1) Screen
2) Monitor
3) Both 1 & 2
4) printer
5) None
9. BIOS stands for
1) Basic Input Output system
2) Binary Input output system
3) Basic Input Off system
4) all the above
5) None
10. Father of C programming language
1) Dennis Ritchie
2) Prof Jhon Kemeny
3) Thomas Kurtz 4) Bill Gates
5) None
11. The 16 bit Microprocessor means that it has
1) 16 address lines
2) 16 Buses
3) 16 Data lines
4) 16 routes
5) None
12. Data going into the computer is called
1) Output
2) algorithm
3) Input
4) Calculations
5) flow chart
13. Which of the following refers to a small, single-site network.
1) LAN
2) DSL
3) RAM
4) USB
5) CPU
14. Microsoft Office is
1) Shareware
2)Public domain software
3) Open-source software
4) A vertical market application
5) An application suite

15. How many options does a BINARY choice offer


1) None
2) One
3) Two
4) it depends on the amount of memory on the computer
5) It depends on the speed of the computers processor
16. A collection of program that controls how your computer system runs and processes information is called
1) Operating System
2) Computer
3) Office
4) Compiler
5) Interpreter
17. Computer connected to a LAN (Local Area Network) can
1) run faster
2) go on line
3) share information and /or share peripheral equipment
4) E-mail
5) None
18. Information travels between components on the mother board through
1) Flash memory
2) CMOS
3) Bays
4) Buses
5) Peripherals
19. How are data organized in a spreadsheet.
1) Lines & spaces
2) Layers & Planes
3) Height & Width
4) Rows & Columns
5) None
20. The blinking symbol on the computer screen is called the
1) mouse
2) logo
3) hand
4) palm
5) cursor
1. The Core Banking software used by our bank is called:a. Pinnacle
b. Finacle
c. Flexcube
d. Solaris
e. None of the above
2. The unique number given while opening the customer master is called
a) Customer number
b) Customer identification Number (Cust ID)
c) Account ID
d) PAN No
e) None of the above
3.
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)

The Unique Customer Identification Number consists of


12 numbers
2 alphabets and 6 digits
10 numbers
15 digits
None of the above.

digits.

4. The Customer master maintenance captures the following details of the customer.
a) Occupation
b) Residential address
c) Date of Birth
d) Introducer details
e) All the above
5.
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)

As per KYC norms the following details are to be compulsorily captured while opening new accounts.
Identity proof
Residence proof
Employment details
All the above
a & b above

6. The Alternate Banking Delivery Channels are :a) E-banking


b) Mobile banking
c) ATM
d) SMS banking
e) All the above
7. In whichever screen, where Account number is there, Signature scanned will be displayed by pressing which key.
a) Alta
b) Alt+B
c) Alt+C
d) Alt+S
e) Alt+P
8. Hold Funds earmarked can be revoke (Delete) by Fast Path
a) 1055
b) CHM 31
c) CHM33
d) CHM 35
e) No ne of the above
9. Menu for finding incomplete financial transactions in FCR.
a) 4500
b) 4501
c) 4502
d) 4503
e) No ne of the above
10. Term deposits in FCR are auto renewed on the due date. This is happens
a) Without Change in deposit account number
b) New deposit account number is created
c) Renewed at the existing period and scheme
d) Only maturity date is changed
e) Option =a and =c are true
11. In CBS environment every branch and its extension counters as different Service outlets. The each office/branch
will have separate DP code. For FCR & FCC DP code consists ofa) 4 digits & 3 Characters
b ) 4 digits for both
c) 4 digits & 4 Characters
d) 3 digits for both
e) None of the above
12. Function key F8 is used for
a) Accepting the input
b) Going to next screen
c) Committing
d) To invoke the last used option
e) None of these

13. To move to the previous field while working in FCR which combination of keys can be used
a) Ctrl + F
b) Shift +Tab
c) Ctrl + Tab
d) Ctrl + E
e) Shift + F3
14. The key combination populates the Mobile Number & PAN of customer in the screen where Account Number is
entered:
a) Control + B
b) Alt + B
c) Control + C
d) Alt + C
e) Control +A
15. This Functional key should be used when the user wants to clear a field in FCC
a) F7
b) F8
c) F1
d) F11
e) F10
16. Details of cheques paid/unpaid can be found from the menu-.
a) CHM35
b) CHM 37
c) CHM 32
d) CHM39
e) CHM 33
17. The menu for marking stop payment is .
a) CHM35
b) CHM 37
c) CHM 32
d) CHM39
e) CHM 33
18. External lien on KDR can be marked using the Fast Path .
a) TDM39
b) TDM 24
c) CHM 07
d) LNM34
e) ALL the above
19. Our individual Customers can now self generate e-banking ID and Password provided their customer master is
updated with the following.
a) Mobile number and email address b) Email address only
c) Mobile no, date of birth and email add
d) Mobile number, date of birth, email add and free text-Y
e) None of the above
20. The customer has lost his ATM card. How can he hot list the ATM card for preventing misuse.
a) Inform the card details at our Call center
b) contact the branch for hot listing
c) Both =a or =b
d) None of the above
e) Send a letter to the branch informing the loss of the card.
21. The computers in all our branches are interconnected within the premises and this is called as
a) LAN-Local Area Network
b) WAN-Wide Area Network
c) Peer Network
d) Star Network
e) None of the above

22. Wherever networks are not possible, our bank has gone for satellite connections otherwise called as --a) WINSAT
b) VSAT
c) SAT
d) VAT
e) TAT
23. The processing of loan proposal has been recently computerized and the package for it is
a) SAFEb) Lending Automation solutions (LAS)
c) ALPS-Automated Lending Processing System
d) Lead management solutions(LMS)
e) None of the above
24. Cheques lodged in inward clearing can be viewed by the branch using the menu .
a) ST639
b) ST038
c) ST6002
d) ST999
e) None of the above
25. To inquire on the status of a cheque entered in outward clearing , you can use the menu option .
a) ST639
b) ST038
c) ST6001
d) All the above
e) None of the above
26. Once a transaction is authorized, No modification is allowed. Whether the statement is true or false.
a) True
b) False
c) Partially True
d) Partially False
e) None of the above
27. Mouse in a computer is = device
a) Input
b) Output
c) Control
d) Slow
e) All the above
28. SAFE stands for
a) Storage Accounting for Everyone Flexible Locker inventory System
b) Inter linking with CBS-FCR with regard to Customer details and collection of Locker
c) Rent through GEFU
d) All of the above
e) None of the above
29. Monitor in a computer is =device
a) Show
b) Output
c) Input
d) Control
e) Any One of the above
30. Canara Bank has an Anti-Virus solution from =. Company
a) Macafee
b) Avira
c) Symantec
d) Norton
e) Microsoft

31. OS in a computer stands for


a) Open Source
b) Opening System
c) Operating System
d) Optional System
e) Operational Support
32. Plastic Money is referred to
a) Credit Card
b) Debit Card
c) Gift Card
d) ATM Card
e) All the above
33."Caps Lock key in Key Board is used for
a) Lock the key board
b) Toggle key for lower/upper case of English Alphabet
c) Capturing the print on the screen
d) Control the locking system of computer
e) All the above
34.Account Operating Instructions in CBS can be viewed in any screen where account number is entered by opting
Hot Keysa) Alt+A,
b)Alt+B,
c)Alt+C,
d)Ctrl+S,
e)Alt+S
35. . Is an input device
a) ROM
b) RAM
c) Keyboard
d) Monitor
e) Motherboard
36. =.. is not a storage device
a) RAM
b) Pen drive
c) Floppy
d) Hard disk
e) Compact Disk

37. In a branch, =UPS is used to Supply Electric Power to


a) Computers
b) Room Heaters
c) Vacuum Cleaner
d) Air Conditioners
e) All the above
38. Computer data is stored in =.
a) Tonnes
b) Milliseconds
c) Bytes
d) Litres
e) Millimeters
39. Computer data means
a) Information about customers accounts
b) Information about transactions
c) Information about customers signatures
d) All the above
e) None of the above

40. Software means


a) Soft Computer devices like cables etc.
b) Programs used in computer
c) Soft touch screen monitors
d) Print outs taken on soft papers
e) All the above
41.CPU is =.. of a computer
a) Brain
b) Face
c) Eyes
d) Stomach
e) All the above
42. Computers should be used with =. Power supply
a) A C
b) D C
c) M C
d) W C
e) All the above
43. A Computer cannot work without
a) Mouse
b) Key Board
c) Mother Board
d) Pen Drive
e) Hard disk
44. USB port in a computer is used to connect
a) Pen Drive
b) Mouse
c) Key Board
d) Hard Disk
e) All the above
45. Log Out means
a) Shut down the computer
b) Come out from the package
c) Switch off mains power supply to the computer d) Enter the ID and Password
e) All the above
46. VIRUS is
a) Malicious program to destroy computer data
b) Computer program to play games on computer
c) Very Intelligent, Resourceful and Useful System
d) Computer device to download the softcopy of data e) Any one of the above
47. Softcopy means
a) Print Out on a soft paper
b) Print Out on a soft film
c) Copy of data in program language
d) Latest CD available in the market
e) All the above
48. =www means
a) World without wirus
b) Worldwide wealth
c) World Wide Web
d) World with web
e) World without Web

49. A computer in network is identified by =


a) I P Address
b) Place where it is kept
c) Log in ID and Password of the user
d) V Sat placed on the rooftop
e) All the above
50. To do banking transactions himself through computer, a customer must have
a) Internet Banking ID and password
b) Windows based Computer
c) Internet connection
d) Any one of the above
e) All a,b & c
51. Banks call centre can handle customers request in =.. languages
a) 7
b) 2
c) 9
d) 5
e) 3
52.SMS Banking facility allows a customer to
a) Get transaction alerts on the mobile
b) Get mini statement on mobile
c) Get cheque paid/unpaid status on mobile
d) Get loan overdue notice on mobile
e) All the above
53.RTGS/NEFT is used to do a
a) Bank to bank transaction (Inter-Bank)
b) Branch to Branch Transaction (Intra- Bank)
c) Banks in India to Overseas Banks d) Any one of the above
e) All the above
54. Minimum amount for funds transfer in =NEFT is
a) 1.00 lac
b) 100
c) 1000
d) No limit
e) 5000
55. Minimum amount for funds transfer in RTGS is
a) 2.00 lac
b) 50,000
c) 5.00 lac
d) 10.00 lac
e) No Limit
56. =Buy today, pay tomorrow is possible by using
a) Debit Card
b) Credit Card
c) Gift Card
d) Greeting Card
e) Any One of the above
57.Interest free loan for a limited time is available to customers while using
a) Credit Card
b) Debit Card
c) E Card
d) Gift Card
e) All the above

58. Ideally a customer must have one =.. across the bank
a) Account ID
b) Customer ID
c) CBS ID
d) Place ID
e) All the above
59. Toll free number means
a) No Toll Tax
b) No timing
c) No Charges
d) No Network
e) All the above
60. Which is the easier, cheaper, quicker and secure way of transferring money to a customer of another bank?
a) Demand Draft
b) Multi City Cheque
c) RTGS/NEFT
d) Pay Order
e) All the above
61. Stuck in a traffic jam, how a customer can do a fund transaction
a) Through SMS Banking
b) Through Mobile Banking
c) Visiting any nearby Bank
d) All the above
e) Any one of these
62. As a precaution, FCR Password should be informed to
a) Branch Head
b) RCC
c) Data Centre
d) Family members
e) No one
63. Main gate of ATM should be
a) Closed at the close of branch hours
b) Closed during 9.30 PM to 6.30 AM
c) Never Closed
d) Closed during replacement the Cash
e) None of the above
64. ATM machine has =. Cassettes
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) One
e) Five
65. In a ATM if a customer fails to take cash, the cash goes to
a) Bin from where it came
b) Reject Bin
c) Dropped on the ground
d) Inside ATM case
e) Any one of the above
66. Debit cards of Canara Bank are issued by
a) VISA
b) Master
c) Both Visa and Master
d) Infosys
e) None of these

67. Reward Points can be earned by using


a) ATM card at ATMs
b) Debit card for purchases
c) Credit Card for purchases
d) Gift Card for Purchases
e) Any one of these
68. We have ATMs of following companies
a) N C R
b) W I N C O R
c) D I E B O L D
d) a & c
e) a b & c
69. Credit card (Visa Card) used for purchases on 22.04.2012, what will be the due date for payment of bill
a) 10.04.2012
b) 20.04.2012
c) 22.04.2012
d) 10.05.2012
e) 22.05.2012
70. Bill for Credit Card (Master Card) for a month is generated on =..Date
a) 20th of every month
b) 1st day of next month
c) Last day of the month
d) Same day
e) No idea
71. Interest from the date of purchase till payment on due date for credit card bill is charged @ P A
a) 24 %
b) 18.25%
c) 11.25%
d) No Interest
e) 10 %
72. To shut down a computer,
a) Switch off the power supply directly
b) Switch off the monitor
c) Click on start button and then click on shut down
d) Remove the power cable to CPU
e) Any one of the above
73. Which is the longest key on the key board?
a) Space bar
b) Enter key
c) =0 key
d) Function key
e) Shift Key
74. = # = is known as
a) dash
b) mash
c) hash
d) cash
e) ash
75. =Home key in key board is used to
a) go home
b) go out
c) go to beginning
d) go to end
e) All the above

76. While typing, use of Shift key with any alphabet


a) Changes the case of alphabet
b) Makes the alphabet bold
c) Makes the alphabet underlined
d) Makes the alphabet italicized
e) All the above
77. @ # . * are known as
a) junk characters
b) sink characters
c) special characters
d) mild characters
e) All the above
78. A strong password should have minimum =. Characters
a) 8
b) 6
c) 10
d) 2
e) No limit
79. Generally strong password should have only
a) Alphabets
b) Numerals
c) Special Characters
d) a & b
e) a b& c
81. In Canara Bank, =D I T stands for
a) Department of Information Technology
b) Department for Institutional Technology
c) Department of Income Tax
d) Department for Inventions in Technology
e) Department for Information and Training
82. With the help of Debit card, maximum =. Cash can be withdrawn per day from Canara
Bank ATM.
a) 10,000
b) 40,000
c) 20,000
d) 25,000
e) No Limit
83. Which of the following can be used to withdraw cash from our ATM?
a) Gift Card
b) Credit Card
c) Greeting Card
d) E Card
e) All the above
84. The Intranet site of Canara bank is called as:a) CANARANET
b) CANNET
c) NET BANKING
d) CANMOBILE
e) None of the above
85. The Official web site of Canara Bank is:
a) www.canarabank.co.in
b) www.canbank.co.in
c) www.canarabank.com
d) www.canbank.com
e) None of the above

86. The User-ID to login to Banks RTGS -STP consists of:a) Staff number
b) Staff number prefixed with Initials
c) Staff number prefixed with Zero
d) Staff number prefixed with R
e) Staff number suffixed with zero
87. DRC (Disaster Recovery Centre) of Canara Bank is situated ata) DIT,Bangalore
b)Chennai
c) Delhi
d)Hyderabad
e)Mumbai
88. Call centre of Canara Bank is established at------ and being maintained by----a) DIT, Bangalore & Canara Bank
b) DIT, Bangalore & CCSL (Canara Bank Computer Services Ltd)
c)Spencer Tower M G Road Bangalore & Transaction wing
d)DRC, Mumbai & IBM
e) None of the above
89. Which of the following cannot be used by a customer to do banking tractions himself-?
a)Computer with Internet connection
b) Mobile
c) Canara bank call Centre
d)ATM
e) None of the above
90. Validity of Password in CBS (FCR & FCC) is 30 days System prompts to modify -----days in advancea) 7 Days in FCR & 5 Days in FCC
b) 5 days in FCR & 7 days in FCC
c) 10 days in both FCR&FCC
d) None of the above
e) There are no such prompts available.
91.In order to get PRR-33:Quarterly Report on LPD Accounts in CBS(FCR) LPD/Suits details are required
to capture in Fast Patha)BAM83,
b) BAM74,
c)CIM09,
d)BAM59 ,
e) None of the above
92. AOD (Acknowledge of Debt) details in FCR to be captured to for getting PRR-12 from the system by opting Fast
Patha)CIM09,
b)BAM83,
c)BA020 ,
d)BAM59,
e) None of the above
93. In tune with the Damodaran Committee recommendations on Customer Service in Banks our Bank has
developed internet based Online Public Grievances Redressal System with the facility to track the status online by
our customers/general public which is called asa) OPGRS
b) CPGRS (Canara Public Grievances Redressal System)
c) OLTS
d) HRMS
e) None of the above

94. USBs (Ultra Small Branches) can access CBS through Laptop over VPN (Virtual Private Network) using
secured URL:
a) www.canarabak.com
b) www.canarabank.in
c) www.canarabankesn.com
d) www.canarabankcbs.com
e) No such facility is available.
95. For Login to USB (Ultra Small Branch) which one is not correct.
a) Same FCR user ID and Password is required
b) Separate Login ID and Password is required
c) Template code 52 to be assigned to the deputing officer
d) URL hhp://172.16.37.38/brn9999/
e) A separate user profile in CBS with template code 80
96. Canara Bank has introduced Online Loan Application & status Tracking System to enable public to submit
online Loan applications by logging into Banks website as per the recommendation of Mr. Damadodarn Committee.
This is known asa) ALPS (Automated Lending Processing System)
b) LAPS (Lending Automated Processing System)
c) OLTS (Online Loan Application &Tracking System)
d)CRM(Customer Relationship Management)
e) None of the above
98. View option for status of Outward NEFT message in FCR isa) PM11,
b) PM09,
c) PMS9,
d) NB09,
e) None
99. At present which one of the facility is not available in Canara Banks ATM-.
a) Mobile Top up
b) Registration of mobile for SMS alert
c) IMPS (Interbank Mobile Payment Service) Funds transfer
d) Direct Tax Payment
e)Visa Money Transfer
100. Which one is not relevant about MMID.a) Stands for Mobile Money Identifier
b) 7 digit number allotted by the customers Bank
c) For each account separate MMID is required
d) MMID can be retrieved by sending SMS to 5607060 by typing in Capital letter: CANMMID
e) Beneficiary must have Mobile Banking facility to get MMID from Bank.
1.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Native Reports are


Adhoc Report
Batch Report
Report generated from Production data or OLTP data.
All the above.
None of the above.

2.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Which one is not correct about Adhoc report


Online Report
Generated under FCR fast path 7775
View/ print under 7778
EOD/BOD Report
Generated directly from production data base.

3.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Batch Reports areAdhoc Report


EOD/BOD Report
Available under Business Objective
Generated by FRS data base
All the above

4. Business Object (BO) reports are generated from


a. FCR data base directly
b. FCC data base directly
c. Single Sign on Server
d. Production Server
e. Flex cube Report Server (FRS) data base
5. Which one of the following Report is not a part of BO report
a. Daily Report
b. Consistency Check Report
c. Balancing Report
d. Balance Sheet Statement & Report
e. Statement of a CASA account
6.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Flex cube Corporate related reports can be access through


FCC data base directly
FCR data base
From GL report server
Business Object
All the above.

7. FRS published report can be accessed under URL


a. http://172.16.42.70/
b. https://172.16.42.70/
c. http://172.16.142.70/
d. Any one of the above.
e. None of the above.
8. Mandatory Reports in CBS is framed based on which one of the following
a. Business Aspects
b. Daily/Periodic Requirement
c. Administrative Requirement
d. Audit Requirement
e. All the above
9. CBS branches/ offices are required to generate view/print and preserve the required/mandatory report
without fail because
a. It is difficult to generate at future date.
b. Archiving / purging of data from central server.
c. Storage limitation
d. None of the above.
e. All the above.
10.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

W.E.F 01.04.2012 R-Returns will be compiled through


FETERS
Extracting data from FCR/FCC
Separate server installed at ID Mumbai
Data from FDs
None of the above

11.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

FETERS is
Foreign Exchange Transaction Electronic Reporting System
Used for R-Return compilation
Discontinued w.e.f 01.04.2012
All the above
None of the above

12. Regarding Daily slip preparation under CBS environment, which is not correct
a. Waived in CBS environment
b. It should be prepared user-wise duly initialed/ authenticated both by maker/checker
and Authorizers
c. User should write the A/Cs head along with GL No, Txn. sequence no. and clear
narration
d. Daily mandatory report should be generated for tallying
e. Preserved safely in slip bundle

13. Under CBS environment maximum cash withdrawal is permitted to 3rd party at HOST branch
a. Any amount
b. Not permitted
c. ` 50000/d. ` 100000
e. ` 200000
14. One of the CA party has got ` 10 Lakhs balance in his A/C. How much amount he can withdraw by self cheque
in a day from host branch.
a. `50000/- only
b. `200000/c. Any amount
d. Not permitted from host branch
e. Only transfer entry is permitted
15.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

X staff has issued a cheque of `50000/- against his OD account in favour of Y. Cheque will be encashed at
All host branch of Canara Bank
Anywhere in India
Only at Base Branch.
Only after endorsement
Not possible

16.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

For 'CANARA BLOG', which is correct?


A website designed to share information of our Bank staff. http://sp.canarabank.com/canarablog
Accessed at
Canara Bank's blog
All the above
None of the above

17.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Regarding FP 9540 in FCR (CBS) which one is correct


Option used to debit loan account for Insurance Premium
Processing charge
Disbursement of loan
Used for reverse wrong credit made earlier in the loan account
Legal charges paid to the advocate.

18.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

DD payment under CBS environment which is correct


Can be paid by any CBS branch.
Paid by debiting BADDs (GL 123500110)
At Account Section/ Drawer branch
All the above
None of the above

19.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Cash BAR should be adjusted on


T+2 days
T+1 day
T+0 day
Within a fortnight on receipt of IBA
None of the above

20. TDS on Time Deposit are on


a. Quarterly
b. Half Yearly
c. Monthly
d. On last day of FY at the time of Maturity/Premature closure/prematurity extension/Part withdrawal which
events takes place earlier
21.
a.
b.
c.
d.

For exemption of TDS ,Form 15G/H should be captured in FP TDS03


In the beginning of FY
For every new deposit opened
Renewed in different product code
All the above

22. KDR receipt in modified format (w.e.f 01.05.2012) should be printed in FP


a. TD043
b. TD046
c. TD048
d. TD024
e. TD039
23. SMS/e-mail alert facility in CBS by registering Mobile no & email in FP CIM09 for getting
a. Debit Alert
b. Credit Alert
c. Issuance of cheque book
d. All the above
e. None of the above
24. Fees recovered from the borrower for registering our security interest with Central Registry (CERSAI) should
be parked in GL Head
a. 209271051
b. 209272434
c. 209272431
d. Not to park, directly remit to H.O.
e. No fee payable
25.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Debt Restructuring A/C through LN521/AL521 in CBS should be captured in


BA020
BAM83
BAM59
BAM72
None

26.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Maximum number of transactions permitted for NEFT in CBS is


One
Ten
Fifty
Any Number
100

27.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

For Bulk upload facility in NEFT which one is not correct


Any number of transaction is possible
Created under FP ST045 & BA 451
Not extended for IndoNepal & card payment
BBC check is not provided for
Time saving

28. Computer operator A in CBS environment can excessive self passing power for cash cheque upto
a. ` 20000
b. ` 15000
c. ` 10000
d. Any amount
e. No power
29.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Single Window Operator A can pass payment


For other staff A/c
Own A/c
GC payment
WOF payment
None of the above

30. Report ID TP6009 is provided for


a. Cash Receipt
b. Cash payment
c. Transfer made by teller A
d. All the above

31.
a.
b.
c.
d.

Premature closure/ part withdrawal of Canara Flexi deposits, penalty imposed is


1%
2%
Waived w.e.f 01.05.2012
No such system

32.GEFU- Generic External File Upload facility for bulk opening of Loan A/c in FCR-Agriculture linked to security
code
a.701-Crops
b.704-Gold Jewellary
c.27-Land & Building
deal the above
e. None of the above
33. Our Bank has introduced Internet Banking Kit (Welcome Kit) to provide Net Banking password immediately
on day of opening of the account for
a. Retail Customer only
b. Corporate Customer only
c. Both the above
d. None of the above
34. Which one of the following is true about ATM50 option
a. No authorization is required
b. Teller has to initiate the transaction and supervisor has to authorize
c. Should be used by any CBS branch
d. Used by only ATM attached to branch or Nodal cell
e. (b) & (d) both
35. Processing of STR alert in AML package is now vested to
a. Branch
b. Circle Office
c. Head Office
d. DIT Wing
e. None of the above
36.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

e-token is used for


Authorize-RTGS/NEFT message
ROC- MCA 21 authorization
CERSAI Authorization
Both (b) and (c)
None of the above

37.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Regarding RTGS-STP in CBS, which one is not correct


RTGS failed message should be Accept/Reject within 1 Hrs from time of receipt
Outward return message automatically credited to the senders account
Outward RTGS message on authorized/released System debits CASA/GL account and credit HOBA on 1499
Account entry failed (AFD) & Bank Payment (298R42) is credited to RTGS GL 209272434
For Rs.100 Cr & above TWO Authorizers & One Releaser is required.

38. MIS-Regulatory requirement in CBS under CIM09/BAM 83/BA020/M-button of FCC, which option is correct
a. Concerned Officials/Manager is responsible for accuracy
b. Any change/modifications in the master data should be recorded with reason & authenticated by the appropriate
authority
c. Proper records for change to be maintained
d. All the above
e. None of the above
39.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

Which one is not correct regarding VSS- Video Surveillance System for ATMs
Checking of VSS camera fitted to ATM on weekly basis
Copy image/data on to a removable media- USB Hard Disk one in a month.(on 20th of every month).
Preserved the same in FBR safe for a minimum of 90 days and it can be recycled subsequently.
For Offsite ATM location backup data at Base Branch/Nodal Branch.
All the above.

40. Levy of Service charge on Debit card holders on usage of our branch debit card at other Bank's ATM
@ Financial Transaction- ` 20 + S.T/Transaction & Non Financial Transaction- `1 0 + S.T/Transaction
a. Waived for all A/C holder
b. Waived for SB A/C holder for first five transactions (financial and Non-financial).
c. Waived for SB A/C holder for first six transactions in a month (financial and Non-financial).
d. A & b above
e. None of the above
41. What is the advantage of e-payment of customs duty, which our Bank has introduced in 103 designated
branches
a. Safe & secure mode of making payment
b. No paper Chillan filling
c. 24 x 7 basis service
d. Free of charges
e. All the above
42.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
43.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

What is DMS..
Desktop Management Software.
Desktop Management Service
Desktop Management Solution
Desktop Managerial Solution
Desktop Managerial Software.
For BBC (Branch Batch Closure) check which is not required.
GL 616- GL Navigation balance alert report.
CH-704BA 121BA001
BO: Report Id :124921-Cash Receipt over Rs.1 Lac received in CA/OD/CC a/c

44.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

From the control angle, Branch In Charge/ II Line manager to verify on daily basisTP 5029
SM 6009
SM 5003
SM 6000
All the above

45.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

KYC details of Customer has to be captured in FP


CIM09
CIM 22
CIM13
CIM 50
All the above

46. Benefits to DMS are:


a. Improved system performance
b.Productive installation Microsoft Security Patches &service packs
c.Virus free system
d.Secured working environment
e. All of the above
47. Under DMS Envirnment, user cannot do the following:
a. Install or uninstall applications
b. Share folder/drive
c.Used VNC for remote connection
d.Use CD/DVD, Floppy &USB storage devices
e. All of the above
48. Net Meeting isa. Chatting on internet
b. Remote desktop connection under DMS environment
c.Used for troubleshooting purpose
d.Both b&c
e.None of the above

49.In CBS Outward Clearing ,online Cheque Return option(6560) should be useda. Before running Value date clearing(ST001)
b. After running Value date clearing
c. Not necessary to opt
d. Check return to be handled manually
e. Choice of LPC/Branch
50. Which one of the following is not correct about CBS Fast Path-CIM15.
a. Facilitate the Branch to maintain customer manually for NPA classification
b. Branch can create/delete as well as authorize the record
c.BO report ID:280086 to know the details of such customers maintained
d.History of such customers maintained can be known by BO report :280085
e.CIM15 should used only in applicable cases duly obtaining approval of the concerned authority.