Business Driven Information Systems Study Set 7

Computing

Quiz 5 :
Technical Fundamentals

Quiz 5 :
Technical Fundamentals

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Utility software provides additional functionality to the operating system.
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Disk optimisation software helps save information if a computer crashes.
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A tablet is a pen-based computer that provides the screen capabilities of a PDA with the functional capabilities of a laptop or desktop computer.
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Complex instruction set computer chips limits the number of instructions the CPU can execute to increase processing speed.
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File Transfer Protocol (FTP)allows files containing text,programs,graphics,numerical data and so on to be downloaded off or uploaded onto a network.
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Packet switching is an intelligent connecting device that examines each packet of data it receives and then decides which way to send it onwards towards its destination.
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Network transmission media refers to the various types of media used to carry the signal between computers.
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Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)is TCP/IP's own messaging system for email.
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What is an input device?
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What is a CPU?
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What is the arithmetic logic unit?
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What is a complex instruction set computer chip?
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Which of the following represents megahertz?
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What is the number of bits (0s and 1s)that can be processed by the CPU at any one time?
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What is the size of the internal electrical pathway along which signals are sent from one part of the computer to another?
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What is roughly 1 million bytes?
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What is an older secondary storage medium that uses a strip of thin plastic coated with a magnetically sensitive recording medium?
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What is a form of a stationary mouse on which the movement of a finger causes the pointer on the screen to move?
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What detects the presence or absence of a mark in a predetermined place (popular for multiple-choice exams)?
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What is similar to a desktop but has more powerful mathematical and graphics processing capabilities and can perform more complicated tasks in less time?
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