Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Computer Science Trivia Questions and Answers

Our Computer Science Trivia Questions and Answers will help in enhancing your knowledge about monitors, disks, CPUs, and many more.

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Q1. There are _______ bytes in one kilobyte.
100
124
1000
1024

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Q2. ________ is the primary component of solid-state hard drives (SSDs).
tiny central processing units
magnetic platters
flash memory
none of them

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Q3. Dual-core processors have _________ processors on a single chip.
1
2
3
4

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Q4. ___________ memory holds program data and programs temporarily.
REM
ROM
RAM
None of them

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Q5. The "F" on the keys at the top of your keyboard stands for _____________.
feature
flash
function
find

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Q6. Computer chips are made primarily from__________.
silicon
aluminum
lead
charcoal

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Q7. Computer monitors are measured __________.
diagonally
horizontally
vertically
all of them

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Q8. _________ is a primary advantage of SSDs versus older magnetic hard drives.
faster
more reliable
both
none

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Q9. A high-density floppy diskette can store up to _______ data.
720 kilobytes
1.44 megabytes
2.8 megabytes
3.67 megabytes

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Q10. ___________ is the most popular pointing device for contemporary computers.
mouse
touchpad
trackball
all of them

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Q11. In Windows, _____ keyboard key combination will display a task manager dialog box.




Ctrl Delete Tab
Alt Delete Shift
Tab Delete Shift
Alt Ctrl Delete

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Q12. The acronym PAN stands for ___________.




powered aerial network
personal area network
personal audio node
none of them

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Q13. ____________ is the motherboard.
a circuit board
the central processing unit that controls the computer
the primary video adapter
none of them

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Q14. _____________ is not a type of DVD.
DVD=R
DVD-R
DVD+R
All of them are

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Q15. Traditional hard drives store data as magnetized particles on what _______ material.
silicon
mylar
metal alloy
none of them

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Q16. You can write and rewrite data to flash memory.
as many times as you want
once
about 100 times
about 1,000 times

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Q17. Windows 7 included __________ major evolutionary capability for desktop computers.
simpler applications
touchscreen capability
mobile-app interfaces
none of them

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Q18. Old-school parallel ports transferred data at __________ speed.
8 bits at a time
16 bits at a time
32 bits at a time
64 bits at a time

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Q19. For huge, data-intensive projects, a large company might decide to use ______ kind of computer.
many interconnected laptops
a mainframe
a Mac
none of them

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Q20. ___________ is a type of hardware firewall.
modem
router
ethernet card
none of them

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Q21. This architecture is the foundation for all contemporary computers.
Babbage architecture
Von Neumann architecture
Gates architecture
All of them

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Q22. NIC stands for _____________.
network intermediary cord
network interface card
nodal interface creation
none of them

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Q23. As a computer starts up, it performs a POST, which stands for __________.
power-on startup trial
power-on self-test
power-on startup trial
power-on self-trail

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Q24. ________ security threat refers to faked emails that bait victims into revealing important information.
phishing
malware
viruses
none of them

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Q25. Virtual memory simulates __________.
additional graphics memory
additional RAM
additional ROM
none of them

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COMPUTER SCIENCE TRIVIA QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:

Computer Science Trivia Questions and Answers will help enhance your computer knowledge.

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Computer science is the study of computers and computing technologies and also their applications both theoretical and practical. Computer science applies the principles of mathematics, engineering, and logic to various functions, including algorithm formulation, software, and hardware design, and artificial intelligence.

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This trivia is a blend of easy and hard trivia questions. These questions are all related to computers and their devices.

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