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Basic Computer Quiz

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Q.1 How many major companies around the world manufacture microprocessors?

A: Only one company

B: Tow companies

C: Three companies

D: Many companies

Answer

Tow companies (Intel and Motorola).

Q.2 Which chip is used inside the apple new computers?

A: G3

B: G4

C: ATI

D: MAC03

Answer

G3

Q.3 Who is the father of computer?

A: Charles Newman

B: Charles Babbage

C: Henry Babbage

D: Henry luce

Answer

Charles Babbage

Q.4 Charles Babbage designed two engine. They are –

A: Addition and Subtraction Engine

B: Analytic and Difference Engine

C: Analytic and Digital engine

D: Addition and Multiplication Engine

Answer

Analytic and Difference Engine

Q.5 Which is an example of first generation computer?

A: EDVAC

B: EDSAC

C; ENIAC

D; UNIVAC

Answer

ENIAC

Q.6 Which computer generation the IBM 700 belongs to?

A: First Generation

B: Second Generation

C: Third Generation

D: Fourth Generation

Answer

Second Generation (1954 – 1962)

Q.7 Operating system is used in which generation of computer for the first time?

A: First Generation

B: Second Generation

C: Third Generation

D: Fourth Generation

Answer

Third Generation ( 1963 1971).

Q.8 Which generation of computer used VLSI (Very Large Scale Integrated Chips) technology that  brought bloom in the hardware industries.

A: First Generation

B: Second Generation

C: Third Generation

D: Fourth Generation

E: Fifth Generation

Answer

Fourth Generation (1972 – 1984)

Q.9 Which generation of computer used CD ROM for the first time?

A: First Generation

B: Second Generation

C: Third Generation

D: Fourth Generation

E: Fifth Generation

Answer

Fifth Generation computer (1983 1990)

Q.10 Which generation of computer used Power-Book and Pentium microprocessor for the first time?

A: Third Generation

B: Fourth Generation

C: Fifth Generation

D: Sixth Generation

Answer

Sixth Generation computer (1990 – till Now)

Q.11 What is an another name of Personal Computer?

A: Micro-Computer

B: Private Computer

C:  Distinctive Computer

D: Individual Computer

Answer

Microcomputer

Q.12 Which is the most common types of computer?

A: Desktop

B: Notebook

C: Server

D: Laptop

Answer

Desktop

Q.13 Which among the following computer provides greater speed than average for performing multi tasking?

A: Personal Computer

B: Notebook

C: Workstation

D: Tablet PC

Answer

Workstation

Q.14 Which is the newest development of full featured portable computer?

A: A Notebook PC

B: A Handheld PC

C: Tablet PC

D: Workstation

Answer

Tablet PC

Q.15 Which is the powerful computer with special equipment and softwares that used for networking?

A: Network Server

B: Workstation

C: Mainframe

D: Supercomputer

Answer

Network Server

Q.16 Which of the following is a mid range computer?

A: Mainframe

B: Mini computer

C: micro computer

D: Supercomputer

Answer

Mini computer

Q.17 Which is the most powerful and physically largest computer?

A: Workstation

B: Supercomputer

C: Network server

D: Gaming PC

Answer

Supercomputer

Q.18 Which is the first electro-mechanical binary programmable computer?

A: Z1

B: Intel 8084

C: IBM 007

D: Intel 8000

Answer

Z1

Q.19 Which is the first computer in India?

A: ENIAC

B: HEC-2M

C: SZ 40/42

D: Harwell CADET

Answer

HEC-2M

Q.20 Which of the following exactly define computer?

A: A machine which is lightweight and used for calculation.

B: A unit record machine

C: An electronic device that store and process data to give desire result.

D: A program instruction machine.

Answer

An electronic device that store and process data to give desire result.

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