Computer Software

This test contains Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Computer Software.

MCQs about computer software for the preparation of computer science-related degrees such as ICS, BS computer science, and computer-related certificates.

1. Antivirus software is type of

 
 
 
 

2. A ____________ program performs a single maintenance or repair task, that includes checking for viruses, uninstalling program, deleting data, fragmentation and scanning of disk.

 
 
 
 

3. A ____________ is a kind of windows that appears temporarily and disappears once the users has entered requested information.

 
 
 
 

4. _____________ includes those programs that control the operations of a computer system as well as devices that make up the computer system.

 
 
 
 

5. A _____________ is a setting that the software publisher has pre-programmed under the assumption that this option is the choice favoured by most of the users.

 
 
 
 

6. A ______________ is a program that translate (convert) human language (high-level language) into a machine language

 
 
 
 

7. Restarting a computer while the power is still on is called

 
 
 
 

8. A ____________ is a program that translates an entire computer programming code into machine language before the program will run.

 
 
 
 

9. The ___________ is an operating system program that manages computer components, peripheral devices, and memory.

 
 
 
 

10. Starting a computer after power has been turned off is referred to as

 
 
 
 

11. ______________ includes programs (software) that perform a single task such as word processing, spreadsheet analysis or database management.

 
 
 
 

12. ___________ is the terms used alternatively for programs and it tells a computer what to do and how to do?

 
 
 
 

13. The procedure for starting or restarting a computer is called

 
 
 
 

14. A _______________ is a security system software that acts as a boundary to protect a computer or network from unauthorized access

 
 
 
 

15. _______________ is an interface that uses buttons, menus, and symbols, making it easier to work with text, graphics, and other elements.

 
 
 
 

16. The _____________ is memory resident that is remains in memory while the computer is in operation.

 
 
 
 

17. A program that enables a computer to communicate with devices such as printer and monitor is a

 
 
 
 

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