Carib Quiz - Information Technology
Information Technology
1. Question

The term __________ designates equipment that might be added to a computer system to enhance its functionality.

2. Question

To which category of software does Microsoft Works belong?

3. Question

Automated directory assistance services utilize __________ technology for accepting user input.

4. Question

All of the following are general purpose software EXCEPT __________.

5. Question

Devices that capture data directly from a source document include all of the following items EXCEPT __________.

6. Question

All the following software are examples of operating systems EXCEPT

7. Question

A __________ is the smallest addressable unit on a disk

8. Question

Which device has internal storage in the form of a buffer?

9. Question

In an airport, a system consisting of sensors, bar code readers and remote controls is MOST LIKELY used for __________.

10. Question

A home computer system is equipped with a memory card reader, floppy disk drive, a DVD drive and an internal hard disk, The LEAST an MOST portable media that can be used with this computer are __________.

11. Question

The speed of an ink-jet printer is measured by the number of __________ it can print.

12. Question

All the following are special purpose software EXCEPT

13. Question

Which of the following items is not a component of a graphical user interface?

14. Question

Two commonly used types of impact printers are __________.

15. Question

All of the following items are widely used input devices EXCEPT the __________.

16. Question

All the following are examples of hardware interfaces EXCEPT __________.

17. Question

A(n) __________ printer is suitable for printing multi-part forms because they easily print through many layers of paper.

18. Question

All of the following devices are commonly used non-impact printers EXCEPT __________.

19. Question

Which of the following device interfaces integrates the device controller into the disk or CD drive?

20. Question

__________ are used in specialized fields such as engineering and drafting for outputting large-format drawings.

21. Question

Which of the following devices are MOST LIKELY to be used at an airport for border control activities?

22. Question

Eight bits are called a __________.

23. Question

Banks and other financial institutions utilize __________ technology that automatically verifies the identity of callers wishing to access their accounts.

24. Question

Large-scale applications sometimes refer to a graphic tablet as a __________.

25. Question

All of the following are systems programs EXCEPT __________

26. Question

What is the name of the interface used by visually impaired persons to operate a computer system?

27. Question

In data representation, a __________ represents one character which may be a letter, number, or punctuation mark.

28. Question

A financial institution needs only to provide the caller with a limited amount of information. A __________ system is ideal to satisfy this need.

29. Question

A __________ is a sub-division of a track that stores data on a disk.

30. Question

Which of the following statements is UNTRUE?

31. Question

What unit measurement is used to express the speed of memory?

32. Question

__________ is a temporary holding area for data, application program instructions, and the operating system.

33. Question

The speed of a dot-matrix printer is measured by the number of __________ that it can print.

34. Question

__________ is a primary storage device that may be programmed and reprogrammed by the user.

35. Question

__________ refers to the number of bits that a microprocessor can manipulate at one time

36. Question

The system used by mission control in Houston, Texas to monitor the operation of space exploration vehicles is an example of the __________ processing mode.

37. Question

Arrange the following secondary storage devices in order of increasing capacity from smallest to largest: a 1GB memory card, CD-ROM, DVD and a 128 MB flash drive.

38. Question

__________ enables users to convert the image from a fax modem to text and then edit it.

39. Question

A __________ is a device that is externally connected to and under the control of the central processing unit.

40. Question

__________ is a type of chip from which data can be erased by exposure to ultraviolet light.

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CSEC Subjects
Information Technology
Integrated Science
Principles Of Accounts
Social Studies
CAPE Subjects
Chemistry Unit 1