Computer Fundamentals Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Computer Fundamentals Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

1-The key which moves cursor along a line to a preset position is:

(A) Enter Kay

(B) Tab Key

(C) Back Space Kay

(D) Arrow Key

 

2-The fine powder ink kept in laser printers is called:

(A) Cartridge

(B) Drum

(C) Toner

(D) Inkjet

 

3-Which of the following programming language is the oldest?

(A) Fortran

(B) Java

(C) Pascal

(D) COBOL

 

4-The major component used in second generation computers is:

(A) Vacuum tubes

(B) Transistors

(C) Integrated circuits

(D) Microprocessors

 

5-Compiler translates

(A) High level language to Machine language

(B) Assembly language to Machine language

(C) Machine language to High level language

(D) Machine language to Assembly language

 

6-In a Microcomputer, Microprocessor is:

(A) A chip inside CPU

(B) CPU

(C) ALU

(D) A chip inside ALU

 

7-The grammatical rules of a programming language is called:

(A)Coding rules

(B) Syntax

(C) Semantics

(D) All of the above

 

8-In computers, the number system used for data storage and processing is:

(A) Hexadecimal

(B) Binary

(C) Decimal

(D) Octal

 

9-Which of the following is not true about static RAM?

(A) It is non-volatile

(B) Reading and writing is possible

(C) It is constructed using flip-flops

(D) It is volatile

 

10-The stack pointer always points to:

(A) Top of the stack

(B) Location from which next element is to be popped

(C) Location stored at SP register

(D) All of the above

 

ANSWERS:

1-(B), 2-(C), 3-(A), 4-(B), 5-(A), 6-(B), 7-(B), 8-(B), 9-(A), 10-(A)