MCQs Computer Basics 3

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The greatest scientists of their era, Abu Jaffar Muhammad Ibn Musa Al-Khawarizmi (780-850), Alan Mathison Turing (1912-1954), and John Von Neuman (1903-1957) took part in the invention of computers. A mathematician and a scientist (of France) Blaise Pascal developed the first mechanical computing machine called “Paccaline” in 1642. Leibnitz’s invented the machine and named it the “Multiplier Wheel” to perform basic arithmetic operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The “MUltiplier Wheel” machine was further modified in 1971.

MCQs about Computer Basics covering the topics related to software, hardware, input devices, output devices, CPU, RAM, ROM, and secondary storage, etc.

1. Supercomputer was invented by

 
 
 
 

2. Hybrid computer is

 
 
 
 

3. The technical term is not related to computer systems.

 
 
 
 

4. Which company was first to distribute mouse as a standard component with personal computers?

 
 
 
 

5. Which Intel microprocessor started the PC revolution?

 
 
 
 

6. Bill Gates is more well-known as

 
 
 
 

7. Which was the first company in the world to manufacture computers for commercial use?

 
 
 
 

8. A bus with 32 data lines can transport how many bits at a time

 
 
 
 

9. “Binary Codes” as used in computer sciences are codes made up of which of the following two numbers?

 
 
 
 

10. Which was the first truly electronic computer?

 
 
 
 

11. Intel is the largest manufacturer of microprocessors. What does the name “Intel” stand for

 
 
 
 

12. Optical device was used in which of the following computers for the first time.

 
 
 
 

13. Microprocessors were introduced first time in

 
 
 
 

14. Which of the following computers was the first to use the concept of stored programs?

 
 
 
 

15. Which one of the following characteristics is absent in a computer, however, sophisticated it may be?

 
 
 
 

16. Which of the following is the unit to express the computer memory?

 
 
 
 

17. The special file of DOS are

 
 
 
 

18. PC was originally a trading name of

 
 
 
 

19. Which is the name of the processer who coined the name virus for self-replicating programs?

 
 
 
 

20. Which of the following term is not associated with computers?

 
 
 
 

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The greatest scientists of their era, Abu Jaffar Muhammad Ibn Musa Al-Khawarizmi (780-850), Alan Mathison Turing (1912-1954), and John Von Neuman (1903-1957) took part in the invention of computers. A mathematician and a scientist (of France) Blaise Pascal developed the first mechanical computing machine called “Paccaline” in 1642. Leibnitz’s invented the machine and named it the “Multiplier Wheel” to perform basic arithmetic operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The “MUltiplier Wheel” machine was further modified in 1971.

MCQs Computer Basics

In 1833 Charles Babbage invented the “Analytical Engine” which was the first programmable computer. The basic units of Analytical Engine were (I) A storage, (ii) A mill and, (iii) A control unit. Mauchly and J.P. Ekert at Moor School of Engineering in the USA gave name to the computer as “Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator (ENIAC)”.

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