Category: Computer Engineering

Latest multiple choice questions with answers for computer engineering students.

Computer Engineering MCQs [Quiz 58]

Q1. IBM 1401 computer was
A) Mainframe Computer
B) Mini Computers
C) Micro Computers
D) None of above

Q2. Time during which a job is processed by the computer is
A) Delay times
B) Real time
C) Execution time
D) Down time

Q3. CD-ROM stands for
A) Compactable Read Only Memory
B) Compact Data Read Only Memory
C) Compactable Disk Read Only Memory
D) Compact Disk Read Only Memory

Q4. Which unit converts user data into machine readable form?
A) Input unit
B) Output unit
C) ALU
D) Control Unit

Q5. Which unit is known as nerve center of computer?
A) ALU
B) CU
C) Memory
D) Registers

Q6. What does the disk drive of a computer do?
A) Rotate the disk
B) Read the disk
C) Load a program from the disk into the memory
D) Both b and c

Q7. Access time is
A) seek time + latency time
B) seek time
C) seek time
D) latency time

Q8. Who invented the microprocessor?
A) Marcian E Huff
B) Herman H Goldstein
C) Joseph Jacquard
D) All of above

Q9. MICR stands for
A) Magnetic Ink Character Reader
B) Magnetic Ink Code Reader
C) Magnetic Ink Case Reader
D) None of the above

Q10. The Width of a processor’s data path is measured in bits. Which of the following are common data paths?
A) 8 bits
B) 12 bits
C) 16 bits
D) 32 bits

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