Information and Communication Technology
IG.C.E Ordinary Level
Answer all 40 questions - 1 Hour
Prepared by: D. Nilanjana
BIT (UCSC), MIEEE
What are the five main components of a computer system?a.
CPU, CD-ROM, mouse, keyboard, sound cardb.
Memory, Video Card, Monitor, Software, Hardware.c.
Modem, Keyboard, Word Processor, Printer, Screen.d.
CPU, memory, system bus, input, output11.
A program which helps to create written document and lets you go back and make corrections as necessarya.
Home row keysb.
'DB' computer abbreviation usually means?a.
Data Block d.
'DTP' computer abbreviation usually means?a.
Digital Transmission Protocolb.
Data Type Programmingd.
Document Type Processing14.
What do we call a collection of two or more computers that are located within a limited distance of eachother and that are connected to each other directly or indirectly?a.
Local Area Network d.
Wide Area Network 15.
The letters, "DOS" stand for...a.
Data Out Systemb.
Disk Out Systemc.
Disk Operating Systemd.
Data Operating System16.
What do we call a network whose elements may be separated by some distance? It usually involves two ormore small networks and dedicated high-speed telephone lines.a.
URL (Universal Resource Locator)b.
LAN (Local Area Network)c.
WAN (Wide Area Network)d.
World Wide Web17.
Windows Vista, the eventual replacement for Windows XP, will demand more from a computer. Which of the following statements is correct?a.
You'll need at least 512 megabytes of RAMb.
A separate graphics card, rather than onboard graphics, will be requiredc.
A DVD drive is neededd.
All the above