ICT MCQ set 133

By | December 21, 2018

Information and Communicating Technology (ICT) MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS

Question 1
The purpose of an application program is to..........
A
Meet specific user needs
B
Allow the operating system to control resources better
C
Convert program written in high-level language to machine level language
D
None of these
Question 2
The chunks of a memory are known as
A
Sector
B
Offset
C
Page
D
Frame
Question 3
Asynchronous communication is
A
Communication between independently operating units
B
Communication between dependent operating units
C
Communication between independent and dependent operating units
D
None of these
Question 4
If a computer has more than one processor then it is known as..........?
A
Uni-process
B
Multiprocessor
C
Multi-threaded
D
Multi-programming
Question 5
File specification books are created primarily for the use of
A
systems analysts
B
programmers
C
operators
D
managers
Question 6
The path of the creation of an executable program is..........
A
coding, parsing, compiling, linking
B
coding, compiling, parsing, linking
C
coding, compiling, linking, parsing
D
coding, parsing, linking, compiling
Question 7
Which of the following shows daily balance for a selected voucher type
A
Daybook
B
Trial Balance
C
Balance Sheet
D
None of the above
Question 8
Why is the width of the data bus so important to the processing speed of a computer?
A
The wider it is, the more data that can fit into main memory
B
The wider it is, the greater the computer's processing speed
C
The wider it is, the slower the computer's processing speed
D
The data bus isn't important to the processing speed of a computer
Question 9
The ability to combine name and addresses with a standard document is called..........
A
document formatting
B
database management
C
mail merge
D
form letters
Question 10
Which of the following is used to insert the value of the above cell into cell currently selected?
A
Ctrl +:
B
Ctrl +-
C
Ctrl + '
D
All the above
Question 11
..........are set of rules and procedures to control the data transmission over the internet?
A
IP address
B
Domains
C
Protocol
D
Gateway
Question 12
A parallel port is most often used by..........
A
Printer
B
Keyboard
C
Mouse
D
All the above
Question 13
Sequential file organization is most appropriate for which of the following applications?
A
grocery-store checkout
B
bank checking accounts
C
payroll
D
airline reservations
Question 14
You can tell when an object is active because
A
The object is highlighted
B
Eight small sizing handles appear surrounding the text
C
A box frame appears surrounding the text
D
b and c
Question 15
The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored in ROM is known as..........?
A
Hardware
B
Software
C
Firmware
D
ROM ware
Question 16
A device designed to read information encoded into a small plastic card is
A
Magnetic tape
B
Badge reader
C
Tape puncher
D
Card puncher
There are 16 questions to complete.

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