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Exam : IT Olympiad Examination
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Category or Subject : Std VI To XII

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IT Olympiad Model Question Paper :

1. Which of the following holds the ROM, RAM, CPU?
a. Hard Disk
b. ALU
c. Mother Board
d. None of the above

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2. Magnetic Tape used _________ access method.
a. Random
b. Sequential
c. Direct
d. None of the above

3. What is the difference between Memory and Storage?
a. Memory is Temporary and Storage is Permanent
b. Memory is Permanent and Storage is Temporary
c. Memory is Slow and Storage is Fast
d. None of the above

4. The Language that the computer can understand is called _______.
a. High Level Language
b. Machine Language
c. System Program
d. Assembly Language

5. CPU stands for?
a. Common Processing Unit
b. Central Process Unit
c. Central Processing Unit
d. Central Performance Unit

6. ALU stands for?
a. Arithmetic Logic Unit
b. Arithmetic Logical Unit
c. Arithmetic Logic Uniform
d. None of the above

7. MODEM stands for?
a. Multicomputer Operating Device Memory
b. Modulator Demodulator
c. Mega Storage Devide
d. Mordern Device Memory

8. CPU controls ___________.
a. All Input, Output and processing
b. Controls Memory
c. Controlled by the input data
d. None of the above

9. Which of the following is not hardware?
a. Printer
b. Monitor
c. Magnetic Tape
d. MS Word

10. Memories which can be read only are called ____________ memories.
a. RAM
b. ROM
d. Dynamic Memories

11. The set of computer programs that manage the hardware/software of a computer is called
a. Compiler system
b. Operation system
c. Operating system
d. None of the above

12. As compared to diskettes, the hard disks are
a. more expensive
b. more portable
c. less rigid
d. slowly accessed

13. Which is the first program run on a computer when the computer boots up?
a. System software
b. Operating system
c. System operations
d. None of the above

14. Which of the following Operating System does not implement multitasking truly?
a. Windows 98
b. Windows NT
c. Windows XP

15. Which of the following is not a valid size of a Floppy Disk?
a. 8?
b. 5 1/4?
c. 3 1/2?
d. 5 1/2?

16. The basic operations performed by a computer are
a. Arithmetic operation
b. Storage and relative
c. Logical operation
d. All the above

17. Which device is used as the standard pointing device in a Graphical User Environment?
a. Keyboard
b. Mouse
c. Joystick
d. Track ball

18. Which technology is used in Compact disks?
a. Mechanical
b. Electrical
c. Electro Magnetic
d. Laser

19. Which of the following is the largest manufacturer of Hard Disk Drives?
a. Seagate
b. IBM
c. Microsoft
d. 3M

20. The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored in ROM is known as
a. Hardware
b. Software
c. Firmware
d. ROM ware

21. Memory is made up of
a. Set of wires
b. Set of circuits
c. Large number of cells
d. All of these

22 Which of the following storage devices can store maximum amount of data?
A. Floppy Disk
B. Hard Disk
C. Compact Disk
D. Magneto Optic Disk

23 Mostly which of the following device is used to carry user files?
A. Floppy Disk
B. Hard Disk

24 Which device is used to backup the data?
A. Floppy Disk
B. Tape
C. Network Drive
D. All of the above

25 In order to play and hear sound on a computer, one needs:
A. a sound card and speakers
B. a microphone
C. all of them required
D. none of them required

26 collection of 8 bits is called a
A. byte
B. word

27 What could cause a fixed disk error.
A. No-CD installed
B. bad ram
C. slow processor
D. None of the above

28 A 25-pin female connector on the back of your computer will typically be:
A. Serial port 1
B. A parallel port
C. Docking
D. COM2 port

29 Which values are held in CMOS for the hard drive
A. size (heads, cylinders, sectors)
C. Free space
D. Virus alert

30 A COM port is a _____ port.
A. parallel
C. serial

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