Basic Computer Knowledge Test Question Answers – Page 26
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DSL is an example of a(n) ____________ connection.
The difference between people with access to computers and the Internet and those without this access is known as the:
A. digital divide.
B. Internet divide.
C. Web divide.
D. broadband divide.
____________ is the science revolving around the use of nanostructures to build devices on an extremely small scale.
C. Computer forensics
D. Artificial intelligence
Which of the following is the correct order of the four major functions of a computer?
A. Process à Output à Input à Storage
B. Input à Outputà Process à Storage
C. Process à Storage à Input à Output
D. Input à Process à Output à Storage
____________ bits equal one byte.
C. One thousand
D. One million
The binary language consists of ____________ digit(s).
A byte can hold one ____________ of data.
B. binary digit
____________ controls the way in which the computer system functions and provides a means by which users can interact with the computer.
A. The platform
B. The operating system
C. Application software
D. The motherboard
The operating system is the most common type of ____________ software.
D. word-processing software
____________ are specially designed computer chips that reside inside other devices, such as your car or your electronic thermostat.
B. Embedded computers
C. Robotic computers
The steps and tasks needed to process data, such as responses to questions or clicking an icon, are called:
A. instructions. .
B. the operating system
C. application software.
D. the system unit.
The two broad categories of software are:
A. word processing and spreadsheet.
B. transaction and application.
C. Windows and Mac OS.
D. system and application.
The metal or plastic case that holds all the physical parts of the computer is the:
A. system unit.
Programs from the same developer , sold bundled together , that provide better integration and share common features , toolbars and menus are known as ....
(A) software suites
(B) integrated software packages
(C) software processing packages
(D) personal information managers
(E) none of these
A data warehouse is which of the following ?
(A) Can be updated by the end users
(B) Contains numerous naming conventions and formats
(C) Organized around important subject areas
(D) Contains only current data
(E) None of these
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