Computer Fundamentals – Section 5

16. A part located in the central processing unit that stores data & information is known as

A. Core memory
B. PROM
C. EPROM
D. ROM
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. Core memory

17. A software package to perform calculations on data arranged in an array is

A. System software
B. Utility programs
C. Electronic spreadsheet
D. Application programs
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: C. Electronic spreadsheet

18. What was the name of the first stored program electronic computer which was built in 1949 at Cambridge University in England?

A. EDVAC
B. EDSAC
C. UNIVAC
D. MARK-I
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: B. EDSAC

19. A computer with CPU speed around 100 million instructions per second & with the word length of around 64 bits is known as

A. Supercomputer
B. Minicomputer
C. Microcomputer
D. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. Super computer

20. A computer program consists of

A. System flowchart
B. Program flowchart
C. Algorithms written in computer’s language
D. Discrete logical steps.
E. None of the above

Correct Answer: C. Algorithms written in computer’s language

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