Computer Engineering MCQs [Quiz 27]

Q1. Instruction in computer languages consists of
C) Both of above
D) None of above

Q2. Which generation of computer is still under development
A) Fourth Generation
B) Fifth Generation
C) Sixth Generation
D) Seventh Generation

Q3. A register organized to allow to move left or right operations is called a
A) Counter
B) Loader
C) Adder
D) Shift register

Q4. Which was the most popular first generation computer?
A) IBM 650
B) IBM 360
C) IBM 1130
D) IBM 2700

Q5. Which is considered a direct entry input device?
A) Optical scanner
B) Mouse and digitizer
C) Light pen
D) All of the above

Q6. A set of information that defines the status of resources allocated to a process is
A) Process control
C) Register Unit
D) Process description

Q7. Each set of Napier’s bones consisted of               rods.
A) 5
B) 9
C) 11
D) 13

Q8. BCD is
A) Binary Coded Decimal
B) Bit Coded Decimal
C) Binary Coded Digit
D) Bit Coded Digit

Q9. When was the world’s first laptop computer introduced in the market and by whom?
A) Hewlett-Packard, 1980
B) Epson, 1981
C) Laplink Traveling Software Inc, 1982
D) Tandy Model-200, 1985

Q10. From which generation operating systems were developed?
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth

Updated: 23rd July 2019 — 8:44 PM

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