An operating system is a program or a group of programs that

Options: Helps in checking the spelling of Word B. Maintain the relationship in Database C. Manages the resources of the Computer D. Performs the calculations of cells in Excel

Ans:– C ,

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In which way is a managerial information system (MIS) superior to electronic data processing (EDP)?
Options: It is batch oriented,    It is most cost effective,    It provides summary reports without details,    All of the above

Ans:C ,C

Which of the following are integrity controls that a DBMS may support?
Options: Assume a default value in a field unless a user enters a value for that field.,    Limit the set of permissible values that a field may assume.,    Limit the use of null values in some fields.,    All of the above.

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Options: a. bullets b. hyperlinks c. sounds d. all of the above

Ans:– D,– D

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Options: a. Icon b. Taskbar button c. Folder d. None of above

Ans:8 – b ,8 – b

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Options: Contention,    Collision,    Synchronous,    Asynchronous

Ans:B ,B

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Options: System Development Life Cycle,    CASE tool,    Phased Conversion,    Success factors

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Options: To hide columns only,    To hide rows only,    To hide complicated SQL statements only,    All of the above are uses for SQL views.

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Options: a. Press Ctrl+S b. Click File, Save c. Click Tools, Options, Save d. Click File, Save As

Ans:–  D ,–  D

Positive testing is
Options: running the system with line data by the actual user,    making sure that the new programs do in fact process certain transactions according to Specifications,    is checking the logic of one or more programs in the candidate system,    testing changes made in an existing or a new program

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Options: a. Mail communication b. Internet c. Connects to ISP d. All of above

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The chunks of a memory are known as
Options: Sector B. Offset C. Page D. Frame

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A program language:
Options: defines the form of the instruction,    is always machine dependent,    is never machine dependent,    All of the above

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The physical arrangement of equipment in a network is called:
Options: topology,    pairing,    queuing,    logic

Ans:A ,A

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Options: partitioned,    sectioned,    deleted,    inter-sectioned

Ans:A ,A

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Options: Supertype entity,    Subtype entity,    Archetype entity,    Instance entity

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. The __________ key will launch the Start button.
Options: a. esc b. shift c. Windows d. Shortcut

Ans:4 – c ,4 – c

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Options: inputs,    outputs,    storage,    processing

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Options: 16,    4,    2,    1

Ans:B ,B

IBM released its first PC in 1981. Can you name the operating system which was most popular at that time?
Options: MS-DOS,    PC-DOS,    OS/360,    CP/M

Ans:D ,D

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Options: a. Removed b. Not removed c. Both a and b d. None of above

Ans:1 – b ,1 – b

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Options: a. 3 b. 5 c. 10 d. 15

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A data warehouse uses:
Options: partial operational data.,    historical operational data.,    future operational data.,    health care data.

Ans:B ,B

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Options: Ignore B. Ignore all C. Edit D. Change

Ans:– C ,

What are the stages in the compilation process?
Options:  Feasibility study, system design and testing B.  Implementation and documentation C.  Lexical Analysis, syntax analysis, and code generation D.  None of the above

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Options: Indexed,    sequential,    direct access,    random access

Ans:B ,B

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Options: Disk unit,    Control unit,    ALU,    Modem


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Options: a. .ppt b. .xls c. .sys d. .#do

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Options: quick processing system,    batch processing system,    real time system,    remote processing system

Ans:C ,C

76. How do you close a word document without closing Word window?
Options: a. Click on the Close button on the title bar b. Click on Xminimize button on the title bar c. Click on the Close command on Office menu d. Click Exit on the File menu

Ans:– C ,– C

What command can be used to get information about yourself?
Options: which,    pwd,    i /4,    who am i

Ans:D ,D

You are working with a network that is and would like to have the maximum number of hosts per subnet. This assumes support for eight subnets. What subnet mask should you use?

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Options: Internal memory,    Secondary memory,    Microprocessor,    Magnetic tapes

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Options: a. Sort b. Path c. Subst d. Batch

Ans: c, c

Full adder has
Options: 4 inputs,    8 inputs,    10 inputs,    3 inputs

Ans:D ,D

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Options: a. Recycle bin b. Desktop c. Taskbar d. My computer

Ans: a, a

Which statements are true regarding ICMP packets? They acknowledge receipt of a TCP segment. They guarantee datagram delivery. They can provide hosts with information about network problems. They are encapsulated within IP datagrams.
Options: 1 only,    2 and 3,    3 and 4,    2, 3 and 4

Ans:C ,C

. The key F12 opens a
Options: a. Save As dialog box b. Open dialog box c. Save dialog box d. Close dialog box

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What is the algebraic sum of this series of values:+2, -3, -6,+4?
Options: -6,    -3,    0,    +2

Ans:B ,B

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Options: a. Open statement opens access database files and Open Exclusively opens database files of other program like Oracle b. Open Exclusive locks whole database so that no one can access it whereas Open locks only the record that is being accessed c. Both Open and Open Exclusively are same d. Open Exclusive command does not exist in MS Access

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Which type of actuator generates a good deal of power but tends to be messy?
Options: electric,    hydraulic,    pneumatic,    (B) and (c) above

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Options: disk storage,    arrow,    Data store,    process represented by a bubble circle (circle)

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. Which command brings you to the first slide in your presentation?
Options: a. Next slide button b. Page up c. Ctrl + home d. Ctrl + end

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Options: Physical Level B. Critical Level       C. Logical Level D. View Level

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Options: path,    pwd,    prompt $p$g,    dir

Ans:B ,B

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Options: Interpolation,    Simulation,    Emulation,    Extra polation

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Options: !,    $,    #,    @

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Options: static model,    deterministic model,    optimizing model,    All of the above

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