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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 3. The brain of any computer system is A.ALU B. Memory C.CPU D.Control unit 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 5. Which of the following computer language is used for artificial intelligence? A.FORTRAN B. PROLOG C. C D.COBOL 6. The tracks on a disk which can be accused without repositioning the R/W heads is A. Surface
B. Cylinder C. Cluster D. All of the above 7. Which of the following is the 1's complement of 10? A.01 B. 110 C. 11 D.10 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 9. Which part interprets program instructions and initiate control operations. A.Input B. Storage unit C. Logic unit D.Control unit 10. The binary system uses powers of A.2 B. 10 C. 8 D.16 11. A computer program that converts assembly language to machine language is A.Compiler B. Interpreter C. Assembler D.Comparator 12. The time required for the fetching and execution of one simple machine instruction is
Seek time B. Access time D.All of the above 16.Internal storage 17. Sequential C.Delay time B.CPU B. to high speed MOS technology is called A.HDLC B.0's and l's have to be properly spaced apart 15.A. Any no. LAP C. Binary numbers need more places for counting because A. Effective time C. CPU cycle C. Any type of storage that is used for holding information between steps in its processing is A. The time for which a piece of equipment operates is called A. Real time D.SDLC . Intermediate storage D. A name applied by Intel corp. Random D. Which access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tape? A.Real time 14. Binary base is small D. Primary storage C. of 0's can be added in front of them C.Direct B. HMOS D.They are always big numbers B.Seek time 13.
The section of the CPU that selects. Has nothing to do with digit position value C.Time sharing 22.Memory B. Batch processing D. Enhancement C. The radian of a number system A.Quene 19. Register unit C.Dump B.Real time processing B. Down D. Control unit D. A program component that allows structuring of a program in an unusual way is known as A. Diagonalization D. Interactive computer C. Coroutine C.Is always an even number 20.18. Which type of system puts the user into direct conversation with the computer through a keyboard? A. interprets and sees to the execution of program instructions A.Is variable B. The term referring to evacuating the content of some part of the machine is known as A.Correlation B.Compiler .ALU 21. Equals the number of its distinct counting digits D.
A common boundary between two systems is called A.Group 24. Block D. The examination and changing of single bits or small groups of his within a word is called A. Which computer has been designed to be as compact as possible? A. Micro computer D.Bit B. Super computer C.Interactive B.Mainframe 28.Mini B.All of the above 25.Interdiction B. Which method is used to connect a remote computer? A. Interrogation C.None of the above 26. Frame C. Interface C. Byte C. Surface D. Heuristic D. Bit manipulation D. Dialup .23. The process of communicating with a file from a terminal is A.Path B.Bit slice 27.Device B. A single packet on a data link is known as A.
PL/CT C.PL/C B.. Which is a non-standard version of a computing language? .Sibling 34.4 B. The 2's compliment of a binary no.Codes B.. Diagnostic D. A datum that indicates some important state in the content of input or output is A..25 30.All of the above 31. Mnemonics C. Sentinel C. PL/M D. A. A systems programming language for microcomputers in the Intel family is A. PLA 33.. is obtained by adding.C.12 32.0 B. How many bit code is used by Murray code for TELEPRINTER machines. SIO D. 10 D. 5 C. 1 C.Sequence B.to its 1's compliment. 9 D. Assembler D.Logic circuit 29. A. The symbols used in an assembly language are A.
A number that is used to control the form of another number is known as A.UNIVAC 36.A.PL/1 35. Mamtossa D. Army D. Which of the following is still useful for adding numbers? A. .Map B. American security code for information interchange D.Special-purpose computer B. A general purpose single-user microcomputer designed to be operated by one person at a time is A. KIPS C. Seek time C. ENIAC C. ASCII stands for A.Marker 38. Mask C. APL C. Abacus D.PC 39.American standard code for information interchange B. Rotational delay D.PROLOG B.EDSAC B.American Scientific code for information interchange 40.Down time B. The average time necessary for the correct sector of a disk to arrive at the read write head is _____ A. M D. All purpose scientific code for information interchange C.Access time 37.
Intel MCS-80 is based on the widely used Intel A.8080 microprocessor B.Punched card 5. repair or enhancement of other programs is known as A. Mouse D.8082 microprocessor 42. A program that is employed in the development. Which output device is used for translating information from a computer into pictorial form on paper.Floppy disk B. . Backing store D.Joystick B. Hard disk C. The microcomputer. Which is a machine-oriented high-level language for the GEC 4080 series machines.Utility program 44.System software B.LOGO B.Touch 41. Babbage D.Which device of computer operation dispenses with the use of the keyboard? A. 8086 microprocessor D. A. 8085 microprocessor C. SNOBOL C. Software tool C.ALGOL 43. Applications program D. Light pen C. Any storage device added to a computer beyond the immediately usable main storage is known as A.
Query processing D. Punch card reader C.Card punch 46. A technique used by codes to convert an analog signal into a digital bit stream is known as A. Algorithm C. Touch panel D. None of the above 2. Plotter C.A. The list of coded instructions is called A.Pulse code modulation B. BASIC C.COBOL B.Magnetic tape 3. Reduced cost D. A. Flowchart D.Easy replacement in case of circuit failure B.Utility programs 1. Extremely high reliability C. An optical input device that interprets pencil marks on paper media is A.Computer program B.M.O. Most important advantage of an IC is its A. PASCAL . Optical scanners D. Pulse stretcher C.R B.Low power consumption 4.Mouse B. Data division is the third division of a _____ program.Queue management E.
Badge reader C.Cylinder B. Surface D. Modem D.APL B. Emulator D. LOGO D. A. Demodulator C.FORTH 5.Encoder B. Which language was devised by Dr. COBOL C.Magnetic tape B.Decoder 9. A program that converts computer data into some code system other than the normal one is known as A.Track 10.FORTRAN 6. Simulation C.Coding 7.Card puncher 8. Cluster C.Modulator B. videos or terminals usually under the control of one master is A. Tape puncher D. Seymour Cray? A. A group of magnetic tapes. . A hybrid computer uses a _____ to convert digital signals from a computer into analog signals.D. A device designed to read information encoded into a small plastic card is A.
Mnemonics B.All of the above 2.DBMS 15. A language which is close to that used within the computer is A. Keyboard D. Which of the following is intended to be used in all applications runs on mainframe computers. APL C.Modulator B. A. Bar code C.LOGO B. Low-level language .All of the above 14. Network C.Plotter 11. Modem C. A type of channel used to connect a central processor and peripherals which uses multipling is known as A.OCCAM 16. The complete picture of data stored in database is known as A. System flowchart D. Assembly language C.High-level language B. Multiplexer D. Schema C. Codes consisting of light and dark marks which may be optically read is known as A.Any device that performs signal conversion is A.Record B. Decoder D.Modem B. PL/1 D.
CPU C. A modern digital computer has A. The device that can both feed data into and accept data from a computer is A. Which of the following can store information in the form of microscopic pits on metal disks.All of the above 17. Large memory C.Laser disks B.Baud B.Software B.Punched cards 22. RAM cartridge D.ALU B.D. A. Firmware D.Hardware 20. Bit D. Byte C. The personnel who deals with the computer & its management put together are called A. Tape cassettes C. A.All of the above 18. Almost unlimited array D. Which is a unit representing the no bits of discrete. Input-Output device D.Extremely high speed B. A device for converting handwritten impressions into coded characters & positional coordinates for input to a computer is . Humanware C.All of the above 21.All of the above 19.
Machine B. Programs D. 23. Mouse C. Punched card D.A program which translates source program into object program 27.Writing tablet 23. Low-level language D. Joystick . A storage system for small amounts of data is A.High-level language B. Keypunch operator D.A person who compiles source programs B. A.A. and is used to point at spots on a video screen.Touch panel B.Magnetic card B. Wand D.High-level language 25. A compiler means A.Mouse B.Mnemonics 26. Magnetic tape C. Light pen C. Compilers and interpreters are themselves A.Optical mark reader 24. A pen shaped device which can sense light. Which is another name for functional language? A. Codes C. Application language C. The same thing as a programmer C.
A path by which communication is achieved between a central processor and other devices is called . Machine language D. A. Assembly language C.Buffer B.Algorithmic language B. Which programming language is based on Algol 60. ADA D.All of the above 33. SNOBOL C. Compression of digital data for efficient storage is A.PC-DOS B.Field 30.PILOT B.Plotter 28.D. CPU C. Computer memory consists of A. UNIX D. An operating system intended for use on microprocessor based systems that support a single user is A. MS-DOS C. A notation used to express clearly on algorithm is known as A. ROM C.CP/M 31.RAM B.SIMULA 32. Packing D.High level language 29. PROM D.
Static memory C. RAM D.Input data 37. Bus D. A memory that holds micro programs is A. Line printer C.Dynamic memory B. Network C.Dot matrix printer 35.Audit trail B. A number which is stored and processed but not in the standard exponential form is called A. Data processing C. Fixed point number C. . Laser printer D.Output data B.Page printer B.Decimal number 38. A memory that does not change its contents without external causes is known as A.EEPROM 36.Control memory 39. The report card and merit list forms the A. A stand-alone system which produces one page of printed output at a time is A.Channel 34.A. Central Processing D. RAM D. ROM C. Octal number D.Core memory B.Floating point number B.
Modem B.Designing 41.Magnetic disk 40. Decoder C.Volatile B. Has small capacity C. RAM is used as a short memory because it is A. Is very expensive D. Magnetic tape D.Punched paper tape B. for mass storage of data is A.Architecture B. Magnetic bubble storage C. Which is a device that changes information into digital form? A. Input storage.Mnemonics 42. Encryption D. Graphics D. The organization and interconnection of the various components of a computer system is A.A device invented by Dr. Networks C. A.Performing repetitive tasks accurately 44. Electronic data processing D. Which of the following is the coding of data so that is can't be easily understood if intercepted. Digitizer . Bobeck in 1966.Doing quick mathematical calculations B.Is programmable 43.Barcode B. A modern electronic computer is a machine that is meant for A. manipulation of outputting of data C.
more portable C.slowly accessed 2.Auto index B. What is the name given to the molecular-scale computer? A. .1962 B.EuroNET 47.1980 1.C. less rigid D. LAN C.Compiler 46. Assembler D. 1950 C. Supercomputer D. An index register that is automatically incremented or decremented with each use is A. Which network is a packet switching network? A. Symbolic languages were developed in A. the hard disks are A.Femtocomputer B. Nanocomputer C. Mouse D.Light pen 45.Ring network B.more expensive B. Asynchronous C.Microcomputer 3. As compared to diskettes. Star network D. 1974 D.
A.Basic Pascal 4.millisecond B. Seymour Cray D.Speech recognition B. microsecond C. Where have the program and data to be located before the ALU and control unit of a computer can operate on it? A. Line printer D.microwave ovens B. and Texas Instruments were used primarily to control small A. Which printer uses a combination of laser-beam & electro photographic techniques. Artificial intelligence C. Olsen C. nanosecond D. washing machines C.Multiprocessing 8.Who is considered the 'father' of the minicomputer and one of the founder fathers of the modern computer industry world-wide? A.Internal memory .George Tate B.personal computers 5. Which of the following is not currently a topic in computer science? A. A billionth of a second is defined as a: A. Thermodynamics D.Daisy wheel 6. Kenneth H. The first microprocessors produced by Intel Corpn. calculators D.Laser printers B.picoseconds 7. Dot-Matrix C.
Human beings are referred to as Homosapiens.Peripheral unit 12. Secondary memory C. Microprocessor D. ICs D. Which access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tape A. Nerve center C. When was Apple Macintosh II microcomputer introduced in the market? A.CPU B.All of the above 14.1964 B.Computer 13. Which device is called Silico sapiens? A.Clock B.1986 10. 1983 D. The unit of a computer system that executes program.All of the above 11.Monitor B. sequential C. I/O unit D. . Control Unit C.direct B.Magnetic tapes 9. Control Unit of a digital computer is often called the A. Robot D. random D. communicates with and often controls the operation of other subsystems of the computer is known as A. Hardware C.B. 1970 C.
What do the letters ASCII stand for? A.American Standard Code for International Interchange B. Which of the following is used to insure the high quality of computer output? A. American Standard Code for Information Interchange C. Real time C.Down time 17.Compiler B. Time during which a job is processed by the computer is A.Delay time B. Potential capacity C. American Standard Code for Intelligence Interchange D.adds to the contents of the location B. cause variation in its address number C. is known as a readout operation D. Assembler C. The software used to convert source program instructions to object instruction is known as A.computer output microfilm B. output controls C. Execution time D. The most common binary code in use today is the 8 bit ASCII code. voice output systems D. Interpreter .American Scientific Code for Information Interchange 19.Compactness B.liquid crystal display 18.Cost effectiveness 15.The most important advantage of a video disk is A.is destructive of previous contents 16. Durability D. The process of entering data into a storage location A.
Which is used by one person only B.D.lags behind the main memory 22.1010 0001 23. is slow and backward C. They are always big numbers D. Which uses on kind of software D. 0100 1010 D.Memory B.1001 0001 B.U. 0's and 1's have to be properly placed C. B.Control unit 24. CPU C. Binary numbers need more places for counting because: A. Off-line operation is the operation of devices without the control of A. ALU D.Which is meant for application software only 25.Language processor 20. Which of the following is the user programmed semiconductor memory? A. The ASCII code for the character J is: A. backs up the computer's main memory D.Binary base is small 21. Backing storage is so named because it A. What is meant by a dedicated computer? A. Which is assigned one and only one task C. 1001 1010 C.is always kept at the back of the CP.SRAM .0's and 1's can be added in front of them B.
.Utility program B. Utility programs D. Mk 46 Torpedo C. An instruction that transfers program control to one or more possible paths is known as A.Application program 27. Application software C. Smart weapons C.B.Starwars weapons 31. System software C.All of the above 26. EPROM D. Programs designed to perform specific tasks is called known as A. Dumb weapons D.Guided weapons B.Sting Ray Torpedo B. The two kinds of main Memory are: A.Tomahawk Missile 29.Operating system 30. ROM and RAM D. Broadband channel D. What is the name given to the weapons which use computerised guidance system? A. Name of the first guided weapon in the world which used a programmable digital computer: A. Random and sequential C.System software B.Primary and secondary B.All of the above 28. DRAM C. Air-Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) D.
hard disk D. This helps determine how sharp the dots appear.A monitor's _____ is the distance between the holes in the mask behind the screen.magnetic disk 33.disk B.Thermal printer B.disk pack 35. Conversion of binary number 1010101000010111 to hexadecimal number is A.refresh rate B. Electrostatic printer C. A. the dynamic RAM memory has A. A. resolution D. In comparison with static RAM memory.Ink-jet printer 34. The ALU of a computer normally contains a number of high speed storage elements called A. dot pitch C. A _____ is simply an arrangement where multiple disk drives appear as a single disk drive to the user.lower bit density and higher power consumption B.semiconductor memory B. registers C. What is the name of the printer which prints all the A's in a line before all the B's? A.D9F816 36. AA1716 D.color depth 32. higher bit density and higher power consumption . A8B916 C. disk array C. Line printer D.D8F916 B. bunch of disks D.
Before a disk drive can access any sector record.higher bit density and lower power consumption 37. are stored in ROM chips.ROM B. compute many programs simultaneously D.Assembly language B. High-level language D. main memory D.C.POST 41. A multi programming system is one that can A. a computer program has to provide the record's disk address. Which of the following holds data and processing instructions temporarily until the CPU needs it? A.Object language 40. . share hardware resources with many programs simultaneously C. The language that is an input for statement translation is called A.RAM BIOS B. In IBM compatible PCs this is called the _____ A. ROM BIOS C.run very fast B. Source language C. control unit C.use many operating systems 39. What information does this address specify? A.Track number B. EPROM D. Surface number D. All the instructions and procedures needed to start up a computer. Sector number C.All of the above 42.coprocessor chips 38. to the point it can load an operating system. lower bit density and lower power consumption D.
Vacuum tubes C.Electronic valves B. Boolean algebra D.All of the above 43. Series of 1s and 0s C. Harry pyle D.Pascal B. Victor Poor C.Logic theorems 44. Hollerith C.Instruction B.8 C. However. A bus C. Computers are extremely fast and have fantastic memories. Who is credited with the idea of using punch cards to control patterns in a weaving machine? A.Semiconductor memory 45.A high speed device used in CPU for temporary storage during processing is called A. Name the two persons who were the first to develop a model of the microprocessor chip.Marcian Ted Hoff B. 32 47. A.Jackquard B. 256 . A databus D.A register B.Both (b) and (c) 46. the only thing they can remember is A. The first electronic digital computer contained? A. Babbage D. 16 D. Transistors D. EBCDIC can code up to how many different characters? A.
All of the above 1. What is the name of the computer which was first used for programming and playing of music? A. UNIVAC D. ENIAC C. The arranging of data in a logical sequence is called: A.Direct B.48. The access method used for cassette tape is A. classifying C.sorting B.8088 B. The memory which is ultraviolet light erasable and electrically programmable is A. 80386 D.80486 49. PROM C. 80286 C. Sequential D.ELLIAC B. reproducing .ROM B. Random C. Which 32-bit microprocessor is used in IBM's PS/2 model-80 computer? A.EPROM 50.All of the above 2. RAM D.
D. 1911 D. When was punched-card equipment used for the first time to process the British census? A. What does the letter K stand for A.1914 5. seek time D.Basic Pascal 4. Thousand C. Donald Knuth D. A computer has a 1024K memory. 1907 C.Niklaus Writh B. 1024 D.epoch delay B. . A hashing scheme is used with A.Kilometre B.partitioned file organization 6.MB 8. Dijkstra C. Who is the creator of the PASCAL language? A.sequential file organization B. latency delay C. direct file organization C.summarizing 3. indexed sequential file organization D.1910 B. The time taken for the read/write head to move to the correct track on the magnetic disk is called A.approach time 7.
control unit and ALU D. The system unit of a personal computer typically contains all of the following except: A. disk controller C.Mnemonics B. serial interface D. registers and main memory C. Which of the following are the two main components of the CPU? A.ALU and bus .control unit and registers B.Computer instructions written with the use of English words instead of binary machine code is called A. Gray code D.microprocessor B.Op-code 9. Symbolic code C.modem 10.