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COMPUTER AWARENESS
1. What menu is selected to print? (A) Edit (B) Special (C) File (D) Tools (E) None of these

2. The name a user assigns to a document is called a(n)— (A) File name (B) Program (C) Record (D) Data (E) None of these

3. A.........is an electronic device that process data, converting it into information. (A) Processor (B) Computer (C) Case (D) Stylus (E) None of these

4. ......... are words that a programming language has set aside for its own use. (A) Control Words (D) Control structures (B) Reserved words (C) (E) None of these Reserved keys

5. What are the two types of output devices? (A) Monitor and printer (C) Keyboard and mouse (B) Storage disks (floppy, CD) (D) Windows 2000, Windows NT (E) None of these

6. To access properties of an object, the mouse technique to use is — (A) Dragging (D) Shift-clicking (B) Dropping (C) Right-clicking

(E) None of these

7. A (n) ......... is a program that makes the computer easier to use. (A) Operating system (C) Utility (B) Application (D) Network (E) None of these

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To access a mainframe or supercomputer. When creating a word-processed document.... on the Web. users often use a — (A) Terminal (D) Handheld (B) Node (E) None of these (C) Desktop 10. To make the number pad act as directional arrows. both on the screen and in printed form? (A) Editing text (C) Formatting text (E) None of these (B) Inserting tables and indexes (D) Proofing documents IBPS Computer Awareness http://www...Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |2 8.key... A Website address is a unique name that identifies a specific.... this step involves the user changing how words on the page appear...in . (A) Web browser (E) None of these (B) PDA (C) Website (D) Link 12.ibpsnews. (A) Digital (D) Dish (B) Dial-up (E) None of these (C) Broadband 9. you press the.. (A) Numlock (B) Caps lock (C) Arrow lock (D) Shift (E) None of these 14. A flaw in a program that causes it to produce incorrect or inappropriate results is called a — (A) Bug (B) Byte (C) Attribute (D) Unit problem (E) None of these 11... Connections to the Internet using a phone line and a modem are called..... Every component of your computer is either — (A) Hardware or software (C) Application software or system software (D) Input devices or output devices (E) None of these (B) Software or CPU/RAM 13....connections...

performs simple mathematics for the CPU. The... (A) Numbers (B) Processor (C) Input (D) Data (E) None 18.. copy. when clicked...... (A) ALU (B) DIMM (C) BUS (D) Register (E) None of these 16.. of software contains lists of commands and options. The . and paste? (A) File (B) Tools (C) Special (D) Edit (E) None of these 22. Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym — (A) CD (B) RW (C) DVD (D) ROM (E) None of these 17.ibpsnews. What menu is selected to cut. is processed by the computer into information...... opens another document is called — (A) Anchor (B) Hyperlink (C) Reference (D) URL (E) None of these 20..... A word in a web page that. The most important or powerful computer in a typical network — (A) desktop (B) network client (E) None of these (C) network server (D) network station 23. The primary purpose of software is to turn data into— (A) web sites (D) objects (B) information (E) None of these (C) programs IBPS Computer Awareness http://www.. Personal computers can be connected together to form a — (A) Server (B) Supercomputer (C) Enterprise (D) Network (E) None 19.in .... (A) Title bar (E) None of these (B) Menu bar (C) Formula bar (D) Toolbar 21..Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |3 15. ..

(A) bay (B) docking station (C) port (D) network (E) None of these 26.. is used. To make a notebook act as a desktop model. A collection of related files is called a — (A) character (D) record (B) field (E) None of these (C) database 28. (A) file allocation table (D) direct access (B) directory (E) None of these (C) sequential access 25.. The ability to find an individual item in a file immediately .Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |4 24. You can use the tab key to — (A) Move a cursor across the screen (C) Move the cursor down the screen (E) None of these (B) Indent a paragraph (D) Only (A) and (B) 27. the notebook can be connected to a . Storage that retains its data after the power is turned off is referred to as — (A) volatile storage (C) sequential storage (E) None of these (B) non-volatile storage (D) direct storage 29. which is connected to a monitor and other devices. Which of the following is an example of connectivity? (A) Internet (D) Data (B) Floppy disk (E) None of these (C) Power cord IBPS Computer Awareness http://www..in ..ibpsnews.

... . The . number system to store data and perform calculations.. (A) creating (D) adjusting (B) editing (E) None of these (C) modifying 33. Virtual memory is — (A) memory on the hard disk that the CPU uses as extended RAM (B) in RAM (C) only necessary if you do not have any RAM in your computer (E) None of these (D) a backup device for floppy disks 34. To move to the beginning of a line of text. (A) syntax (C) programming language (B) programming structure (D) logic chart (E) None of these 32.. press the .Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |5 30. contains specific rules and words that express the logical steps of an algorithm.ibpsnews... (A) decimal (B) hexadecimal (C) octal (D) binary (E) None 35.. (A) Compiling (D) Debugging (B) Testing (E) None of these (C) Running 31. Changing an existing document is called . is the process of finding errors in software code. the document. key. (A) home (D) enter (B) a (E) None of these (C) pageup IBPS Computer Awareness http://www. Computers use in . A . (A) esc (B) shift (C) windows (D) shortcut (E) None of these 36.. key will launch the Start button....in .

Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |6 37.. Which groupings do you work with when formatting text in Word ? (A) Tables.. Which of the following is the largest unit of storage? (A) GB (B) KB (C) MB (D) TB (E) None of these 40......... The . Insert IBPS Computer Awareness http://www..is when the more power-hungry components. (A) utility (E) None of these (B) network (C) operating system (D) application program 41. characters and tables 39..... the . (A) Hibernation (D) The shutdown procedure (B) Power down (E) None of these (C) Standby mode 42. such as the monitor and the hard drive. tells the computer how to use its components. Num Lock (B) Function. (A) flash (D) nonpermanent (B) nonvolatile (E) None of these (C) temporary 43..key and the.key can be used in combination with other keys to perform shortcuts and special tasks.. Alt (D) Caps Lock. When sending an e-mail...The.. paragraphs and indexes (C) Characters...storage..ibpsnews......in ... (A) Control... are put in idle.. toggle (E) None of these (C) Delete....Hard disk drives are considered...... indexes and sections (D) Indexes. sections and paragraphs (E) None of these (B) Paragraphs....... line describes the contents of the message? (A) to (B) subject (C) contents (D) CC (E) None of these 38.

The portion of the CPU that coordinates the activities of all the other computer components is the — (A) motherboard (C) control unit (E) None of these (B) coordination board (D) arithmetic logic unit 48...... (A) next (E) None of these (B) key (C) alphanumeric (D) numeric IBPS Computer Awareness http://www......Which type of softwar manages the computer's processes functioning as an interface..... mouse 45... (A) Save (D) New File (B) Save and Replace (E) None of these (C) Save As 46... (A) user friendly (D) icon (B) information (E) None of these (C) word processing 49.... and the. monitor (D) keyboard...The most common input devices are the........ibpsnews.. you should use the. speakers (E) None of these (B) scanner... the application software...Something which has easily-understood instructions is said to be.... and the hardware? (A) System software (C) Translator program (E) None of these (B) Utility program (D) Operating system 47. connecting the user.in ..Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |7 44.In a database. printer (C) digital camera.. (A) microphone. command.........fields store numbers used to perform calculations...To save an existing file with a new name or to a new location..

...The term bit is short for — (A) megabyte (D) binary number (B) binary language (E) None of these (C) binary digit 53.Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |8 50.is approximately one billion bytes.. are devices used to transmit data over telecommunications lines. the operating system builds a file called the RAM file (D) If a computer is memory-bound....A.in .ibpsnews.... (A) Drives (B) Drive bays (C) Modems (D) Platforms (E) None of these 55.is a combination of hardware and software that facilitates the sharing of information between computing devices.... (A) network (D) digital device (B) peripheral (E) None of these (C) expansion board 51...A (n).....All of the following terms are associated with spreadsheet software except — (A) worksheet (D) virus detection (B) cell (E) None of these (C) formula 54.......... (A) kilobyte (E) None of these (B) bit (C) gigabyte (D) megabyte IBPS Computer Awareness http://www... adding more RAM will not solve the problem (E) None of these 52..Which of the following statements is true concerning? (A) Virtual memory is the space on the hard drive where the operating system begins to store data when it becomes memory-bound (B) Accessing data from RAM is a slower than accessing data from virtual memory (C) When it is using virtual memory.

.is called a(n) — (A) version (B) patch (C) tutorial (D) FAQ (E) None of these 57.. is a form of permanent memory that holds all the instructions the computer needs to start up and does not get erased when the power is turned off..Servers are computers that provide resources to other computers connected to a — (A) network (E) none of these (B) mainframe (C) Supercomputer (D) client IBPS Computer Awareness http://www..... usually available at no charge on the Internet..Computer Awareness for IBPS PO/MT and Clerk Page |9 56.Computers gather data.... which means that they allow users to...... (A) present (B) input (C) output (D) store (E) None of these 58.Which of the following terms is just the connection of networks that can be joined together ? (A) virtual private network (E) None of these (B) internet (C) intranet (D) extranet 59....A repair for a known software bug.ibpsnews...data....... (A) The Network Interface Card (NIC) (E) None of these (B) The CPU (C) RAM (D) ROM 60.in ...

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