COMPUTER RELATED MCQ

Question No. 1. A node can be:
A. a server
B. a workstation
C. a printer
D. all of the above

Question No. 2. Software development life cycle is
A. the life-time of a software
B. stages of software development
C. when a software is removed
D. none of the above

Question No. 3. The number of bits the processor can transmit at a given time is called:
A. Bus width
B. Word size
C. Access time
D. Channel speed

Question No. 4. The ______________ interprets each instruction issued by a program and then initiates the
appropriate action to carry out the instruction.
A. arithmetic logic unit (ALU)
B. control unit

C. system unit
D. memory

Question No. 5. The most widely used local bus is:
A. PCI
B. ISA
C. MCA
D. PCMCIA

Question No. 6. Which of the following statements is true?
A. The digitizing tablet is an input device
B. The light pen is not an input device
C. The mouse is an output device
D. The monitor is not an output device.

Question No. 7. The type of education in which students learn by using and completing exercises with instructional software is called:
A. Computer based training (CBT)
B. Distance learning
C. Web based training (WBT)
D. Computer aided graphics

Question No. 8. Which of the following lists the different type of networks in ascending geographical area?
A. LAN, WAN, MAN

B. WAN, LAN, MAN
C. MAN, LAN, WAN
D. LAN, MAN, WAN

Question No. 9. Mass produced, copyrighted software that meets the
needs of a variety of users is called:
A. Custom software
B. Ready made software
C. Freeware
D. Shareware


Question No. 10. Which of the following is true?
A. The bootstrap loader resides in the RAM
B. The bootstrap loader locate and execute the kernel
C. The bootstrap is executed when the system is shut down
D. The bootstrap is a virus that attacks the operating system