Computer Basics Questions - Functions and Abbreviations

Given below are some of the questions on computer basics pertaining to the various abbreviations, input and output devices and operating systems of a computer.

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Answer the following questions on Computer Basics:

1. A computer is a/ an _____________ device.

  1. Electronic
  2. Mechanical
  3. Automatic
  4. Software

2. What is the full form of RAM?

  1. Reliability, Availability and Maintainability
  2. Rarely Adequate Memory
  3. Raised Angle Marker
  4. Random Access Memory

3. CPU stands for _______________________________.

  1. Control Processing Unit
  2. Central Processing Unit
  3. Call Processing Unit
  4. Cost Processing Unit

4. Where is data stored in a computer?

  1. Monitor
  2. Keyboard
  3. CPU
  4. Mouse

5. What is that input device used to type text and numbers on a document in the computer system?

  1. Mouse
  2. Monitor
  3. Motherboard
  4. Keyboard

6. Name the computer part that helps a user to hear information from the system.

  1. Keyboard
  2. Speaker
  3. Mouse
  4. Monitor

7. RAM is a __________________ memory.

  1. Volatile
  2. Non-volatile
  3. Short
  4. Long

8. What does ROM stand for?

  1. Rough-Order-of-Magnitude
  2. Read-Only Memory
  3. Read Only Media
  4. Read Only Member

9. _____________ is an output device that displays information on the computer screen.

  1. CPU
  2. Monitor
  3. Mouse
  4. Keyboard

10. Which is the input device that allows a user to move the cursor or pointer on the screen?

  1. Mouse
  2. Microphone
  3. Speaker
  4. CPU

Answers:

1. a) Electronic 2. d) Random Access Memory 3. b) Central Processing Unit 4. c) CPU 5. d) Keyboard
6. b) Speaker 7. a) Volatile 8. b) Read-Only Memory 9. b) Monitor 10. a) Mouse

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