Basic Computer Knowledge Fundamentals Questions and Answers MCQs Set - 1

  • 1. The _______ icon and bold message heading indicating that the e-mail message has not been read.
   A.) Highlighted Envelope
   B.) Closed Envelope
   C.) Opened Envelope
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

Closed Envelope

  • 2. Which of the following is a method of transferring information between digital devices, especially audio and video equipment?
   A.) USB
   B.) Integrated Drive Electronics (IDE)
   C.) Small Computer System Interface(SCSI)
   D.) Firewire

Answer: Option 'D'

Firewire

  • 3. Which of the following is a specification that combines video and audio into a single digital interface?
   A.) MHL
   B.) HDMI
   C.) Serial Port
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

​HDMI

  • 4. ________ is a method of providing website content such as news stories or software updates.
   A.) RSS
   B.) Upgrading
   C.) Piracy
   D.) Both (1) and (2)

Answer: Option 'A'

RSS

  • 5. ______ is a way to quickly access a favorite website by saving it in your browser
   A.) Cookie
   B.) Bookmark
   C.) blog
   D.) Both (1) and (2)

Answer: Option 'B'

Bookmark

  • 6. Which of the following is used to move your paragraph closer to margin?
   A.) change case
   B.) increase indent
   C.) decrease indent
   D.) Both (1) and (2)

Answer: Option 'C'

​decrease indent

  • 7. In Excel, what two keys must be pressed to enter multiple lines of text in one cell?
   A.) ALT + Enter
   B.) Ctrl + Enter
   C.) Shift + Enter
   D.) Shift + Tab

Answer: Option 'A'

ALT + Enter

  • 8. ________ is the masking of server resources, including the number and identity of individual physical servers, processors, and operating systems, from server users.
   A.) PC virtualization
   B.) Server virtualization
   C.) Desktop virtualization
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

​Server virtualization

  • 9. Microsoft’s Access and Corel’s Paradox are both examples of which type of software?
   A.) Network database systems
   B.) Relational database systems
   C.) Flat-file database systems
   D.) Hierarchical database systems

Answer: Option 'B'

​Relational database systems

  • 10. Which of the following is a Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) card used to generate encryption keys for secure transactions on e-commerce Web sites?
   A.) server accelerator card
   B.) smart card
   C.) PCMCIA card
   D.) network interface card

Answer: Option 'A'

server accelerator card