CIT102 TMA Questions

CIT102 Solutions

Statistical analysis plays an important role in ___________
Analysis
Business planning
Conclusive reults
None of the above

One of these converts computer digital information into what we can understand
CPU
Display devices
Keyboard
Main memory

Data can be searched in the database using _________
Find and replace
Sorting
Filter
All of the above

Instructions given to the computer to execute are in form of __________.
Data
Commands
Requests
Digits

One of these is a design type in microsoft access
Columnar
Tabular
Data sheet
All of the above

The Central Unit part of a Central Processsing Unit operates in what is called the ___________ cycle.
Execute-fetch
Execute
Instruction
Fetch-execute

When using a table in microsoft access as a new user it is strongly advised to make use of the __________
New user
Wizard
Access help
Saved tables

One of these is not among the steps of opening MS-Access
Click start
Select control panel
Select program
Select Access

One of these is not an example of database application
Microsoft acess 2000
Lotus approach
Quatro pro
None of the above

_________ are deifned as the screen platforms between a user and database records
Fields
Records
Database forms
Tables

A _____ is the group of records that hold all the data involved in a database
Database forms
Database table
Database fields
Database records

DBMS, stands for Database management ___________
System
Service
Server
None of the above

Usually the character fields of a DBMS are limited to _____ characters
253
254
255
256

These are common types of data used in field types in a database application except _____
Numeric
Character
Logical
None of the above

One of these is not a property of fields used in database
Field name
Field data type
Field maximum size
None of the above

A _____ is a data structure consisting of different items of data all related to a common subject
Record
Table
Field
Database records

One of these is a trend type when plotting trend lines of a graph
Linear
Logarithmic
Polynomial
All of the above

The E on the standard tool bar of microsoft excel allows _______
Autosum
Autosubtract
Autodivide
All of the above

An excel file usually has the ____ extension
.xsl
.xls
.lxs
.doc

__ is a word file extension.
.doc
.docx
All of the above
None of the above

_____ option saves your document, using the current filename or the one given to it by Microsoft Word.
Save
Edit
Delete
Open

Selecting ______ in word simply opens a blank screen for you to create a new document.
Word
New
Excel
All of the above

______ screen allows you to see how your document will appear on paper before printing it.
Overview
Post
Preview
None of the above

______ simply means Treasury of Synonym and Antonyms where you can select alternative words for same words.
Cusarus
Tweasarus
Treasure
Thesaurus

______ involves changing the appearance of a document.
Deleting
Saving
Formatting
None of the above

In Word Processing environment, the ______ is very similar to the tip or point of a pen and it indicates where text will appear next when it is entered from the keyboard
Icon
Cursor
Editor
Processor

_______ is the term for changing of a document.
Texting
Saving
Editing
Processing

Oracle provides application for ________ application
Data
File
Filecase
Database

Microsoft project is an application used for _________
Project
Management
Project management
None of the above

The application used for easier calculation is ________
Word
Excel
Access
Powerpoint

_________ is an application used for text preparation
Microsoft word
Excel
Access
Powerpoint

_________ is an application used for presentations
Excel
Microsoft powerpoint
Word Processing
Word publishing

_______ applications were among the first commercial uses of digital computers.
Software
System
Accounting
None of the above

A very good example of Desktop Publishing packages is the ___________
Spreedsheet
Powerpoint
Word Processing
Microsoft Publisher

_______ packages are used for creating published materials such as Newsletters, Brochures and Flyers.
Software
Interface
Desktop Publishing
Table

Database Management packages are the applications that computerize the routine tasks of recording and filing of ______
Data
Information
Source
Tables

Electronic Spreadsheet application is majorly used in business by accounting professionals to perform ______ calculations
Financial
Economic
Software
None of the above
A ______software simply uses the power and speed of a computer machine to perform some mathematical calculations or simulate some real life situations.
Changing
Modeling
Sculpting
None of the above

_____ is the manipulation of characters by a machine to serve communication purposes.
Process
Alteration
Word Processing
None of the above

Editing is simply defined as Text _________
Editing
Writing
Font
Manipulation

A compiler translates the original program, called the Source Program into what is called the _______
Procedure-oriented
Object Program
Operator
OS

________ languages help programmers to solve a problem by indicating the procedures to be used by the computer.
Procedure-oriented
Object Program
Operator
OS

 ______ languages are the machine-independent languages.
Low level
High-Level
Mid level
Level

________ language was developed to use symbolic names or mnemonics to alleviate some of the difficulties in using Machine language.
Machine
Interpreter
Assembly
Interface

A ________ language is the only language the computer actually understands.
High level
Middle level
Up level
Low level

The ______ phase of computer programming consists of debugging or removing the program errors and the program testing.
First
Third
Fourth
Fifth

The third phase of computer programming is also called the starting point of ___________
Design
Implementation,
Assembly
Analysis

In computer programming the ________ stage is where you as a programmer, plan the logic of the solution.
Design
Analysis
Implementation
Requirement

In _____ phase of computer programming the problem is described and fully analysed.
Second
First
Third
Fourth

The file extension for Bitmap or Graphic Image is ______
.bpm
.mpb
.bmp
.pmb

Letter ??D? is used for the _______ drive
Floppy ROM
Flash ROM
ROM
CD-ROM

Letter ??A? is usually used by the OS to Identify _______ drive
Disk
Directory
Floppy
Flash

Information created by using an application is stored in ________.
Files
Data Files
Data
Information

Every drive has what is called a Root ____________
Directory
House
File
Section

The instructions meant to run an application are stored in________
Procedure-oriented
Program Files
Program
Files

_________ simply a graphical representation of a program, a file or a program activity which you can just double-click to run or open.
Graph
Pictures
Icon
Interface

Windows Operating System is a typical example of OS that runs programs and arranges them in _________
Tables
Forms
Window
Window-forms.

A _______ OS supports many users to share the same resources or devices of the computer system simultaneously.
Single
Single User OS
Multi-user
OS

_______ is an OS that allows you to run only one program in the Main Memory and processed at a time.
Single
Single User OS
Multi-user
OS

The ______ is a collection of computer programs that helps you to run other programs and manage other devices on the computer system.
Operating System
System
Operator
Computer

Ordinarily, there are __ cursor-control keys on a standard keyboard
Six
Five
Four
Three

The __ Key is also referred to as the Return Key in the older design of electronic keyboards
Enter
Shift
Caps
Insert

The input device that records voice data to the computer is the __.
Coraoke
Speaker
Microphone
Earplug

The computer system will reboot itself once the following combination of keys: __ are pressed.
Shift+ Alt + Del
Alt + Del
Ctrl + Alt + Del
Ctrl 1 + Alt + Del

The __ Key is used to end the current line of the text and start a new one when typing.
Insert
Home
Del
Enter

On pressing the Caps Lock key, an indicator light appears at the top __ corner of the keyboard
AERIAL
Right
REAR
LEFT

Most electronic keyboards closely follow that of the __ keyboard
LEFT
DWART
QWERTY
RIGHT

The monitor uses the same Cathode Ray __ like the television set
Tube
Set
Load
Light

The input device specifically used for computer games is the ___
Jocekey
Mousepad
Joystick
Touchpad

The mouse was originally designed for computer ___ that run on the windows operating system
Tools
Settings
Platforms
Applications

One can receive Television channel signals on the computer by means of an appropriate __ device.
Output
Communication
Input
Chat

The Inkjet and Laser Jet Printers are classified as __ printers.
Non-radial
Non-serial
Non-impact
Non-lethal

The mouse is commonly classified as a __ device.
Pointing
Rolling
Sliding
Mapping

The Standard Output Unit is the __
Matrix
Printer
Monitor
Fax machine

The __ unit part of the central processing unit operates in a __cycle.
“Fetch-execute”
“Read-write”
“Input-output”
“Control-link”

All the following are operations of the Central Processing Unit except ___
Arithmetic operations
Data manipulation
Input and Output operations
Bit manipulation

It is more expensive to produce __ Crystal Display used by laptops than the conventional monitor used by desktops.
Model
Liquid
Main
Light

The __ makes it possible to interconnect directly or indirectly to all the other computer devices
Microprocessor
Port
Motherboard
Joystick

The __ disk drive is the most common type of removable drive
Floppy
Hard
Magnetic
ROM

Jumping of instructions is a specific function of the __
Motherboard
Read-Write Disk
Central Processing Unit
Fixed Disk

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