Basic Computer Fundamentals Questions and Answers MCQs Set - 13

1.

The _______ provides the mechanism for opening, closing and managing a session between end-user application processes.

   A.) Physical Layer
   B.) Network Layer
   C.) Session Layer
   D.) Presentation Layer

Answer: Option 'C'

Session Layer

2.

______ usually refers to a terminal attached to a minicomputer or mainframe and used to monitor the status of the system.

   A.) Machine
   B.) Emulator
   C.) Equipment
   D.) Console

Answer: Option 'D'

Console

3.

Proprietary Software is also known as ________

   A.) Closed Source Software
   B.) Commercial Software
   C.) Open Source Software
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'A'

Closed Source Software

4.

______ are set of rules and procedures to control the data transmission over the internet

   A.) IP address
   B.) Domains
   C.) Protocol
   D.) Gateway

Answer: Option 'C'

Protocol

5.

Hardware or software designed to guard against unauthorized access to a computer network is known as ______

   A.) hacker-proof program
   B.) firewall
   C.) hacker-resistant server.
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

firewall

6.

______ is a primary key of one file that also appears in another file.

   A.) Physical key
   B.) Foreign key
   C.) Logical key
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

Foreign key

7.

Which of the following is usually needed for a Web site?

   A.) dedicated server
   B.) virtual server
   C.) Off-Line Services
   D.) cache server

Answer: Option 'A'

dedicated server

8.

Which of the following domains is used for profit businesses?

   A.) .com
   B.) .edu
   C.) .net
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'A'

.com

9.

______ is a computer program that performs malicious function such as extracting a user’s password or other data or erasing the hard disk

   A.) Super zapping
   B.) Vandalism
   C.) Spamming
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

Vandalism

10.

Objects on the slide that hold text are called _______

   A.) Place holders
   B.) Object holders
   C.) Auto layout
   D.) Text holders

Answer: Option 'A'

Place holders

11.

In computing, ________ refers to reverting software (or hardware) back to an older version.

   A.) Upgrading
   B.) Downgrading
   C.) Upsizing
   D.) Downsizing

Answer: Option 'B'

Downgrading

12.

The signal that a computer is waiting for a command from the user is _______

   A.) prompt
   B.) event
   C.) time slice
   D.) interrupt

Answer: Option 'A'

prompt

13.

A device driver acts like a ______ between the device & OS

   A.) inverter
   B.) converter
   C.) translator
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'C'

translator

14.

Which of the following Shortcut key is used to duplicate the Current Slide in MS PowerPoint?

   A.) Ctrl + V
   B.) Ctrl + C
   C.) Ctrl + D
   D.) Ctrl + E

Answer: Option 'C'

Ctrl + D

15.

If you want to move an icon on your desktop, this is called_____

   A.) Pointing
   B.) Dragging
   C.) Highlighting
   D.) Shifting

Answer: Option 'B'

Dragging

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