Computer Fundamentals – Section 12

1. Which is a basic technique, using activity networks.

A. CPA
B. VLSI
C. GIGO
D. MSI
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. CPA

2. A large computer designed to handle complex scientific calculations

A. may use only a firmed word-length storage approach
B. will likely require a character addressable storage unit
C. must use fixed length words of four character each
D. will not use numbered address locations
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. may use only a firmed word-length storage approach

3. The 7-bit ASCII code widely used

A. For data communication work
B. In IBM mainframe models
C. For coding external memory
D. In large machines produced by non-IBM vendors
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. For data communication work

4. A technique for processing jobs on a first-come, first-served basis is known as

A. FAX
B. FIFO
C. GIGO cable
D. Optical mark reader
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: B. FIFO

5. A device mounted on a communication satellite which receives, amplifies and re-transmits signals from earth station is

A. Track
B. Transponder
C. Transistor
D. Terminal
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: B. Transponder

Leave A Comment?

twelve + 9 =