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Subject Name : Study COUNTRY : Permanent Enrollment Number (PEN) : Roll Number : Student Name : INSTRUCTIONS a) Students are required to submit all three assignment sets. ASSIGNMENT Assignment A Assignment B Assignment C b) c) d) e) DETAILS Five Subjective Questions Three Subjective Questions + Case Study 45 Objective Questions MARKS 10 10 10
Total weightage given to these assignments is 30%. OR 30 Marks All assignments are to be completed as typed in word/pdf. All questions are required to be attempted. All the three assignments are to be completed by due dates (specified from time to time) and need to be submitted for evaluation by Amity University. f) The evaluated assignment marks will be made available within six weeks. Thereafter, these will be destroyed at the end of each semester. g) The students have to attached a scan signature in the form. Signature : _________________________________ Date : _________________________________ ( √ ) Tick mark in front of the assignments submitted Assignment ‘A’ Assignment ‘B’ Assignment ‘C’
Introduction to IT and CS Assignment A
Q1. Explain register transfer language.. Q2. What are peripheral devices list them. Q3. Describe the circuit implementation of function xy’+yz. Q4.What is the difference between assembler , compiler and interpreter? Q5.What are the different level of programming languages?
1. Explain memory hierarchy in brief. 2. What do you understand by parallel processing?
3. What is array processor and what is the role of attached array processor? • There is no case study
(Multiple Choice Question) Q1. a) b) c) d) Q2. a) b) c) d) Q3. a) b) c) d) The world’s fastest and most advanced computer. Main frames Computers Super Computers Personal Computers Mini Computers Who is the father of computers. Blaise Pascal Charles Babbage Konrad Zuse John Atanasoff Who invented Pascalin. Blaise Pascal Charles Babbage Konrad Zuse John Atanasoff
Q4. Who invented ABC . a) Blaise Pascal b) Charles Babbage c) Konrad Zuse d) John Atanasoff Q5. ___________earned the semiofficial title of "inventor of the modern computer" a) Blaise Pascal b) Charles Babbage c) Konrad Zuse d) John Atanasoff Q6. a) b) c) d) MARK series of computers was designed by Konrad Zuse John Atanasoff Howard Aiken Blaise Pascal
a) b) c) d)
The computers of ________generation replaced vacuum tubes with 1st 2nd 3rd 4th EDVAC stand for Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer. Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Calculator. Electric Discrete Variable Automatic Computer. Electric Dependent Variable Automatic Calculator.
Q8. a) b) c) d)
Q9. _____________type of computers recognizes data by counting discrete signal of (0 0r 1), they are high speed programmable; they compute values and stores results. a) Digital computer b) Analog Computer c) Hybrid Computer d) Super Computer Q10. a) b) c) d) In the decimal number system, there are ________ possible values. 2 10 8 16
Q11. In a positional notation system, the number base is called the __________. a) radix b) radius c) remix d) base value Q12. a) b) c) d) The decimal number 163 would be represented in BCD as follows. 0001 0110 0011 0001 0011 0110 0001 0011 0001 0001 0001 0110
Q13. When a fixed precision binary number is used to hold only positive values, it is said to be a) unsigned b) Signed c) Positive d) Negitave
Q14. a) b) c) d) Q15. a) b) c) d)
The binary number system is ________ numbering system. positional notation non-positional notation signed unsigned Convert 3710 to binary 100100 100101 101101 100110
Q16. Convert the binary number 01011011 to a hexadecimal number. a) B5 b) 5B c) 4B d) B6
Q17. Sometimes called __________, memory consists of one or more chips on the motherboard or some other circuit board in the computer. a) b) c) d) primary storage auxiliary storage secondary storage permanent storage
Q18. Examples of storage media are all of the following except __________. a) floppy disks b) expansion cards c) compact disks d) tape Q19. A __________, is a narrow recording band that forms a full circle on the surface of a disk. A) track B) cluster C) shutter D) sector Q20. A disk’s storage locations consist of pie-shaped sections, which break the tracks into small arcs called __________. A) backups B) clusters C) shutters D) sectors Q21. Hard disks provide for __________ access times than floppy disks. A) lesser storage capacities and much slower B) greater storage capacities but much slower C) lesser storage capacities but much faster D) greater storage capacities and much faster
Q22. Below are the major structural components of CPU except : a) b) c) d) Control Unit ALU Registers RAM
Q23. “A hypothesis that states transistor densities in a single chip will double every 18 months” a) b) c) d) More’s Law CPU’s Law Moore’s Law Transistor’s Law
Q24. RISC stands for a) b) c) d) Reduced Instruction Set Computer Redundant Instruction Set Computer Reduced Information Set Computer Reduced Instruction Set Chip
Q25. _______ is not an auxiliary memory. a) b) c) d) RAM Hard Disk Tapes DVD
Q26. _____________ is most commonly used to store system-level programs that we want to have available to the computer at all times. a) b) c) d) ROM RAM Hard Disk CD
Q27. The purpose of ___________is to act as a buffer between the very limited, very high-speed CPU registers and the relatively slower and much larger main system memory. a) b) c) d) cache memory RAM Virtual memory ROM
Q28. When data are found in the cache, it is called a a) Cache miss b) Cache found c) Cache hit d) Cache data Q29. By placing some parts that should be in memory inside your hard-disk one can extend the memory capacity of a computer way beyond what is installed; this is called ___________. a) virtual memory b) cache memory c) primary memory d) secondary memory Q30 __________ is not an input device. a) MICR b) OMR c) Touch Screen d) Plotter
Q31 a) b) c) d) Q32. a) b) c) d)
____________ is not an output device. Projector Printer Plotter Scanner All are Variants of the Mouse except. Track ball Track pad integrated pointing device Game pad
Q33 ____________ is a device that can read text or illustrations and translate the information into a form the computer can use. a) Printer b) Plotter c) Scanner d) Reader Q34. MICR stands for ________________. a) Magnetic Ink Character Recognition b) c) d) Magnetic Ink Character Reader Mechanical Ink Character Recognition Mechanical Ink Character Reader
Q35. ___________ is not an operating system. a) b) c) d) Unix Linux DOS Internet Explorer
Q36. COBOL is ___________ language.
a) b) c) d)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Q37. ____________converts source code into object code. a) b) c) d) Compiler Interpreter Translator Converter
Q38. ________________ is a software program that enables the computer hardware to communicate and operate with the computer software. a) b) c) d) Application Software Translators Languages Operating System
Q39. An Operating systems that is capable of allowing multiple software processes to be run at the same time is. a) b) c) d) Multiuser OS Multiprocessing Multitasking Multithreading
Q40. A____________ is a language that provides little or no abstraction from a computer's instruction set architecture. a)
low-level programming language High- level programming language Assembly level programming language Real fprogramming language