Basics of Computer – General Knowledge – Online MCQ’s

Basics of Computer – General Knowledge – Online MCQ’s for Competition Commission Exam

Category : General Knowledge
Topic : BASICS OF COMPUTERS SCIENCE
Basic Purpose : Online Preparation for Competition and Commission Exams for different Jobs/Recruitments in Pakistan , India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Iran and China etc.
Test Type : Multiple Choice Questions [MCQ’s]

Online MCQ’s Test for COMPUTER Science 
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[gmc-question]1. Physical part of a computer are known as___________?
Hardware
Software
Operating System
System unit
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2. ___________is a place where processing takes place?
System unit
Box
CPU
Monitor
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3. Processor is fixed on the________________.
Motherboard
Fan
Chipboard
Expansion slot
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4. There are___________types of memory.

Two
Three
One
Four
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5. A Processor acts like a/an__________________.
Brain
Heart
Arm
Kidney
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6.A Processor is also known as_____________.
CPU
UPS
UPC
PUS
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7. Arithmetic operations are performed by______________.
AU
LU
ALU
CU
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8. Which of the following part of the CPU controls the sequence of the instructions?
CU
AU
LU
ALU
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9. RAM stands for__________.

Random Access Memory
Random Analysis
Read Able Memory
Random Available Memory
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10. ROM stores data___________.

Permanently
Temporarily
Partially
Fully
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11. Which of the following is the highest speed slot?
AGP
ISA
PCI
APG
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12. A video game is played by using________________card.
Graphics
Sound
Modem
Network information
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13. Barcode Reader is a/an__________________device.
Input
Output
Display
Storage
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14. ____________is used in security system and criminal investigations.
Fingerprint Reader
Robots
Sound card
Barcode Reader
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15. ______________is also known as mechanical agent.
Robots
Computer
barcode Reader
Processor
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16.____________is the set of instruction given to the computer to perform a specific task.
Software
Monitor
Hardware
Printer
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17.________________ creates a link between a user and the computer.
Operating System
Device Driver
Utilities
Image Viewer
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18._______________ is the most famous type of Operating System for personal computer.
Microsoft Windows
Linux
Unix
Mac OS
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19.A system software that helps Operating System to communicate with a device is called_______________.
Device Driver
Operating system
Utility
Graphics Software
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20.___________is a program that allows a user to analyze and maintain a computer.

Utility
Device Driver
Widows XP
MS office
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21.Windows explorer serves as a____________________________.
File Manager
System Manager
Web Browser
Device Manager
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22.________is a utility program that provides a facility to view and manage images.
Image Viewer
Text Viewer
system Viewer
File Viewer
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23. Disk scanner in windows is known as ______________________.
Disk Cleanup
Disk cleanout
Disk cleaning
Disk Defragmenter
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24.A computer software that helps users to do a specific task on a computer is known as_______________.
Application software
system software
Ms office software
Anti-virus software
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25.________________ software are used to learn a particular skill.
Educational
Graphics
Multimedia
Reference
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26. Computer games is an example of _____________________software.

Entertainment
Exam Preparation
Reference
System
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27.Encyclopedia is an example of ___________________software.
Reference
Entertainment
Educational
productivity
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28. ___________is a renowned composing software.
MS Word
MS PowerPoint
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29. ________software are used to create visual presentations.
Multimedia
Graphics
MS Paint
MS Excel
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30. When a computer starts, operating system checks all the ___________and loads their drivers so a user can work properly.
Devices
Program
Drivers
Network
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31. Word is a type of _________________software.
Application
System
Utility
Device Driver
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32. ________view is the best way to see the work in Word.
Print Layout
outline
Draft
Full Screen Reading
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33. A user can view different areas of along document by_______a document.
Splitting
Clipping
breaking
cutting
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34. Delete key deletes letters from the ________________________ side.
Right
Up
Down
Left
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35. Undo feature is used to ___________________last change made in the document.
Discard
Store
Update
Save
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36. Word shows the document information (total pages, words) on the_______bar.
Status
Drawing
Scroll
Progress
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37. Changing the width of the lines in a paragraph is know as________________.
Indentation
Formatting
Spacing
Alignment
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38._________________ is used to position the text on a specific location.
Tab
Space
Backspace
Aero Keys
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39.___________is break is a point where current page ends and a new page begins.
Page
Paragraph
Section
Line
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40. A user can separate part of a document by using_______________ break.
Section
Page
Paragraph
Line
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41._____________ is amount of spaces between the text and edges of your paper?
Margin
Alignment
Border
None of above
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42. Soft page break is also known as __________ page break.
Automatic
Hard
Long
Short
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43.____________ are next or pictures that appear behind the document text.
Watermarks
Page number
Fonts
Columns
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44. Always____________ a document before printing.
Preview
View
Write
Read
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45.______________ is the way in which text is placed between the margins of a page.
Alignment
Numbering
Pasting
Watermark
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46. A single page of presentation created in PowerPoint is called _____________.
Slide
Media
Text
Slide Show
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47. There are _______________ elements of multimedia.
Five
Four
Three
Two
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48. The combination of letters and numbers is known as___________________.
Text
Alphabets
Numbers
Symbols
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49. Cartoon movies are the example of __________________________.
Animation
Painting
Drawing
Photograph
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50. The digital representation of nontext information is called _______________.
Graphics
Sound
Video
Animation
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51. The movement of an object is created by using ____________ technique.
Animation
Presentation
Motion
Execution
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52. The name of the PowerPoint file is seen on the ________________________.
Title
Menu
Scroll
Status
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53.__________ is the keyboard shortcut key to create a new file in the PowerPoint.
Ctrl+N
Ctrl+V
Ctrl+C
Ctrl+P
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54. All slide layouts contain boxes with dotted borders called_____________.
Placeholder
Titleholder
Box holder
Text holder
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55. The presentation of all slides created in PowerPoint is called_______________.
Slide Show
Slide Design
Slide view
Laser Show
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56. Slide _________________ are the effects that determine how a slide moves in and Out of the view in the slideshow?
Transition
Animation
Layout
Templates
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57. In which Tab a user can find Slide Transition?
Design Tab
Home Tab
Animation Tab
Review Tab
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58. The list of animated effects that a user can apply to selected object on the slide is
called__________________________.
Custom Animation
Smooth Animation
Long Animation
Slide Animation
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59. An orderly display of information using different media elements is known as______.
Multimedia Presentation
Animation
Transition
Layout
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60. The arrangement of the objects on the slide is known as slide________________.
Layout
Transition
Show
Design
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61. Sending and Receiving message and files electronically is known as_____________.
E-mail
H-mail
F-mail
C-mail
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62. Storage area or “mailbox” supplied by an e-mail service provider is called_______.
E-mail account
inbox
Bank account
Commercial account
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63.___________ is a unique name chosen by a user while creating an e-mail.
Username
Login
Password
Subject
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64. The name of the e-mail service provider comes after___________________.
@
.$
*
#
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65. Can two friends have same e-mail address?
No
yes
May be
No idea
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66. A user has to click on the __________ button to create a new e-mail account.
Sign up
Sign on
Sign out
Sign in
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67. Cc: stands for____________________.
Carbon Copy
Cat Copy
Cool Copy
Can’t Copy
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68. Incoming message are stored in a folder known as _______________.
Inbox
Outbox
Post Box
Mail box
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69. E-mail are arranged in inbox with respect to ___________________.
Date and time
Names
Client and Server
Subject
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70. All replied and send e-mail are stored in a___________________folder?
Sent
Drafts
Inbox
Trash/Deleted
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71.____________ folder is used to store the deleted e-mails.
Trash
Drafts
Sent
Junk
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72. All outgoing messages are stored in _____________ folder..
Sent
Inbox
Deleted
Drafts
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73._________________ means to close an e-mail account.
Sign out
Sign up
Delete
Sign in
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74. To answer a received e-mail is called ___________ an e-mail.
Reply
Read
Write
Compose
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75._____________ is a keyboard short cut key to compose an e-mail.
N
P
C
X
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[gmc-question]76. What is the information we get our from computer called?
OUTPut
input
storage
data
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[gmc-question]77. What are the devices use to store information called?
Storage Device
Input Devices
Output Devices
Communication Devices
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[gmc-question]78. Which of the following is not an output device?
Scanner
Printer
Monitor
Speaker
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[gmc-question]79. Which of following device produces softcopy output?
Monitor
Printer
Scanner
Mouse
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[gmc-question]80. Which of the following is a reliable storage device to take data from one computer to other?
USB Flash Memory
Floppy Disk
Hard Disk
RAM
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[gmc-question]81. Which of the following input device plays an important role using windows?
Joystick
Mouse
Scanner
Printer
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[gmc-question]82. What does appear on the monitor when windows I logged on?
Desktop
Documents
File
Taskbar
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[gmc-question]83. Where is the start button normally located on Desktop?
Bottom left corner
Bottom right corner
Top left corner
Top right corner
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[gmc-question]84. What is a small pictorial object that represents a program called?
ICON
File
Folder
Picture
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[gmc-question]85. Which is a default folder that stores all deleted files in windows?
Recycle Bin
My Computer
My Documents
Empty Box
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[gmc-question]86. Which bar contain name of the current program at its left side and control button at it right?
Status bar
Menu bar
Tool bar
Title bar
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[gmc-question]87. Which button is used to reduce the window to a button on the Task bar?
Minimize
Start
Maximize
Close
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[gmc-question]88. Which tool is use in paint to draw multiple type of polygon?
Polygon
Rectangle
Ellipse
Line
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[gmc-question]89. Which curly line indicates spelling mistake in Word?
Red
Green
Black
Blue
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[gmc-question]90. Which of the following program has Flip/Rotate feature?
MS Word
Paint
Typing Tutor
Windows
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[gmc-question]91. Which finger is used to press home key F?
Left Index
Right Index
Left Middle
Thumb
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[gmc-question]92. In Word, which Short Cut key is used to print a full document?
CTRL+P
CTRL+N
CTRL+O
CTRL+S
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[gmc-question]93. In Word, which menu offers the New Command?
File
Edit
View
Format
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[gmc-question]94. In Word, which aligning text option aligns the text from both sides?
Justified
Right Align
Left Align
Center Align
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[gmc-question]95. In Word, which of the following short cut is used to copy from a document?
Ctrl+C
Ctrl+P
Ctrl+X
Ctrl +V
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[gmc-question]96. Which program is used to play audio/video files?
Media Player
Paint
Typing Tutor
Word
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[gmc-question]97. What are the rules for exchanging data between computer called?
Protocol
URL
Medium
Browser
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[gmc-question]98. What is the technology that uses existing telephone line to provide high speed Internet Access?
DSL
Cable modem
Internal modem
Dialup modem
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[gmc-question]99. What communication medium is used to transfer data in dialup modem internet access?
Telephone line
TV Cable
Search Engine
Web Browser
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[gmc-question]100. Which device is used as a communication device in Internet?
Modem
Mouse
Monitor
Telephone set
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[gmc-question]101. Which of the following is famous and commonly used web browser?
Internet Explorer
MSN
Mozilla
Yahoo
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[gmc-question]102. Which language is used to create web pages?
HTML
FOXPRO
LOGO
JAVA
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[gmc-question]103. Which of the following in not a search engine?
Internet Explorer
Yahoo
MSN
Google
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