Computer Quiz for Upcoming Exams

Dear readers,

We are presenting you on computer awareness, which will  help in your upcoming exams. Please try to give the correct answers of the following questions in the comment section. We will publish the correct answers soon.

1. In which
generation did magnetic disk started being used for storage?

(1)
First generation computer

(2) Second generation
computer

(3)
Third generation computer

(4)
Fourth generation computer

(5)
None of these

2. In Microsoft word
short cut key CTRL +W is used for:

(1)
Open the Print Dialog box

(2)
Update the current web page

(3) Close the current
window

(4)
Open the new window

(5)
None of these

3. Which shortcut key
is used to spell check in MS word

(1) F1                           (2) F2

(3) F7                          (4)
F9

(5)
None of these

4. Why headers and
Footers used in MS word:

(1) To
enhance the overall appearance of the document

(2) To
mark the starting of a page

(3) To
make large document more readable

(4) To allow page headers and footers to
appear on document when it is printed

(5)
None of these

5. In Ms-Word
shortcut Shift+ Delete is used to:

(1) Delete the select item permanently
without replacing the item in the Recycle bin

(2)
Copy the selected item

(3)
Rename the selected item

(4)
Create a shortcut to the selected item

(5)
None of these

6. A series of steps
that always results in an answer is the definition of __________.

1)
heuristic                                                2)
flowchart

3) algorithm                                           4) pseudo code

5) None of these

7. The main advantage
of magnetic disk compared to magnetic tape is:

(1) low cost                               (2)
rigidity

(3) direct access                  (4)
high packet density

(5) sequential access

8. To recover files
from a backup, you perform a __________.

1) restore                                 2) scan

3) unerase                                4)
copy

5) None of these

9. Software, such as
Explorer and Firefox, are referred to as _____.

1) Systems
software                             2)
Utility software

3) Browsers                                            4) Internet tools

5) None of these

10. What type of
telecommunications hardware allows you to access the web?

1) Browser                                                2) Modem

3) FTP protocol                                       4) IRC

5) All of above         

Answers:

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2 (3)

3 (3)

4 (4)

5 (1)

6 (3)

7 (3)

8 (1)

9 (3)

10 (2)

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