Basic Computer Knowledge MCQ

51-Choose the correct option that tells us for what purpose an input device is used.

(A) To view applications

(B) To process the system

(C) To transmit data

(D) To save information


52-. Who sent the first electronic mail and in which year?

(A) Ray Tomlinson in 1971

(B) Charles Babbage in 1969

(C) Antonio Meucci in 1970

(D) Thomas Edison in 1972


53-What type of software application is Microsoft Word?

(A) Word Processor

(B) Word Dictionary

(C) Word Document

(D) Word Format


54-Microsoft Excel comes under the category of ____________.

(A) Table sheets

(B) Calculation sheets

(C) Spreadsheets

(D) Word sheets


55-ISP stands for __________.

(A) Internet Servicing Protocol

(B) International Service Provider

(C) Internet Service Provider

(D) International Servicing Protocol


56-Identify the odd one out.

(A) Keyboard

(B) Mouse

(C) Printer

(D) Joystick


57-What is Debian?

(A) Free operating system

(B) Free open source language

(C) Free open source MS Office-like application

(D) Fastest micro processor


58-. One byte equals ______ bits.

(A) Four

(B) Six

(C) Eight

(D) Twelve


59-Which one of the following is an example of system software?

(A) Compiler

(B) Skype

(C) Photoshop

(D) Media Player


60-An Operating system is a program or a set of programs that acts as an interface between the users and ____________ of a computer system.

(A) hardware

(B) thread


(D) shell



51-(C), 52-(A), 53-(A), 54-(C), 55-(C), 56-(C), 57-(A), 58-(C), 59-(A), 60-(A)