Basic Computer Knowledge Fundamentals Questions and Answers MCQs Set - 8

1.

Which among the following is a self-contained step-by-step set of operations to be performed?

   A.) System Software
   B.) Algorithm
   C.) Network topology
   D.) Application software

Answer: Option 'B'

Algorithm is a self-contained step-by-step set of operations.

2.

An application where only one user accesses the database at a given time is an example of a(n) ________ .

   A.) single-user database application
   B.) multiuser database application
   C.) e-commerce database application
   D.) data mining database application

Answer: Option 'A'

Single-user mode allows only one connection to a database at a given moment in time.

3.

What is the blinking symbol on the screen that shows where the next character will appear? 

   A.) Cursor
   B.) Delete key
   C.) Arrow key
   D.) Return key

Answer: Option 'A'

In computer user interfaces, a cursor is an indicator used to show the current position for user interaction on a computer monitor or other display device that will respond to input from a text input or pointing device. 

4.

What is Remote Desktop Connection?

   A.) It was known as Terminal Services in Windows Server 2008 and earlier, it is one of the components of Microsoft Windows.
   B.) a technology that allows you to carry your computer in remote areas.
   C.) a technology that allows you to sit at the client computer and connect to the host remote computer in a different location
   D.) both (a) and (c)

Answer: Option 'D'

Remote Desktop Services (RDS), known as Terminal Services in Windows Server 2008 and earlier, is one of the components of Microsoft Windows that allows a user to take control of a remote computer or virtual machine over a network connection.

5.

Which among the following option does DBMS helps to achieve?

   A.) Data independence
   B.) More redundancy
   C.) Centralised manner to control of data
   D.) Both (a) and (c)

Answer: Option 'D'

DBMS reduces data redundancy, provide a centralised manner to control of data and enabled data independence.

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