Basic Computer Knowledge Quiz Set - 4

  • 1. All of the following are examples of real security and privacy risks EXCEPT:
A.) Spam
B.) Hackers
C.) Identity theft
D.) Viruses

Answer: Option 'A'


  • 2. In the binary language each letter of the alphabet, each number and each special character is made up of a unique combination of:
A.) Eight kilobytes.
B.) Eight bits
C.) Eight bytes
D.) Eight characters

Answer: Option 'B'

Eight bits

  • 3. All of the following are examples of input devices EXCEPT a:
A.) keyboard
B.) mouse
C.) scanner
D.) printer

Answer: Option 'D'


  • 4. Word processing, spreadsheet, and photo-editing are examples of:
A.) platform software.
B.) operating system software
C.) system software
D.) application software

Answer: Option 'D'

application software

  • 5. The difference between people with access to computers and the Internet and those without this access is known as the:
A.) digital divide
B.) cyberway divide
C.) Web divide
D.) Internet divide

Answer: Option 'A'

digital divide