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NOUN E-Exam Past Questions: CIT102 - Software Application Skills

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QUESTION: A cell address is also called
a cell
Identifier
QUESTION: A rectangular point of a row
and a column is called a
Cell
QUESTION: A worksheet is arranged in
rows and
__.
columns
QUESTION: Every Electronic
spreadsheet software uses
a rectangular grid of cells
called a
worksheet.
QUESTION: Microsoft
is the office application
used for database activities
Access
QUESTION: E in Microsoft excel stands
for
Autosum
QUESTION:
menu provides options for
editing and manipulating
text
Edit
QUESTION:
option saves your
document, using the current
filename or the one given to
it by Microsoft Word.
Save
QUESTION: Selecting
in word simply opens a
blank screen for you to
create a new document.
New

QUESTION:
simply means Treasury of
Synonym and Antonyms
where you can select
alternative words for same
words.
Thesaurus
QUESTION:
involves changing the
appearance of a document.
formatting
QUESTION: 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
cursor
QUESTION:
is the term for changing of a
document.
Editing
QUESTION: Oracle provides
application
Database
QUESTION: Microsoft project is an
application used for
Project
management
QUESTION: The application used for
easier calculation is
Microsoft
Excel
QUESTION: Microsoft
is an application used for
text preparation
word
QUESTION: Microsoft
is an application used for
presentations
powerpoint
QUESTION: A very good example of
Desktop Publishing
packages is the Microsoft
Publisher

QUESTION:
packages are used for
creating published
materials such as
Newsletters, Brochures and
Flyers.
Desktop
Publishing
QUESTION: Database Management
packages are the
applications that
computerize the routine
tasks of recording and filing
of
information
QUESTION: Electronic Spreadsheet
application is majorly used
in business by accounting
professionals to perform
calculations
financial
QUESTION: A modelingsoftware simply
uses the power and
of a computer machine to
perform some mathematical
calculations or simulate
some real life situations.
speed
QUESTION: Editing is simply defined as
Text
Manipulation
QUESTION: A compiler translates the
original program, called the
Source Program into what
is called the
Object
Program
QUESTION:
languages are the machineindependent
languages.
High Level
QUESTION:
language was developed to
use symbolic names or
mnemonics to alleviate
some of the difficulties in
using Machine language.
Assembly
QUESTION: A
language is the only
language the computer
actually understands.
Low level


QUESTION: The
phase of computer
programming consists of
debugging or removing the
program errors and the
program testing.
Fourth
QUESTION: The third phase of
computer programming is
also called the starting point
of
Implementation
QUESTION: In computer programming
the
stage is where you as a
programmer, plan the logic
of the solution.
Design
QUESTION: In
phase of computer
programming the problem
is described and fully
analysed.
First
QUESTION: The file extension for
Bitmap or Graphic Image is
.bmp
QUESTION: Letter “A” is usually used by
the OS to Identify
drive
Floppy
QUESTION: Information created by
using an application is
stored in
__.
Data Files
QUESTION: Every drive has what is
called a Root
Directory
QUESTION: The instructions meant to
run an application are
stored in
Program Files
QUESTION:
simply a graphical
representation of a
program, a file or a program
activity which you can just
double-click to run or open.
Icon

QUESTION: A
OS supports many users to
share the same resources
or devices of the computer
system simultaneously.
Multi-user
QUESTION: An
is a collection of computer
programs that helps you to
run other programs and
manage other devices on
the computer system.
Operating
System
OS
QUESTION:
key creates a space
character.
Spacebar
QUESTION: The four arrow keys on the
keyboard are used for
Navigation
QUESTION: The layout of most
electronic keyboards
closely follows that of the
keyboard.
QWERTY
QUESTION: The keys carrying digits on
the keyboard are called the
Numeric keys
QUESTION: Keys with the combination
of alphabets and numbers
on the keyboard are called
the
keys
alphanumeric
QUESTION: The most common display
device is the
Monitor
QUESTION: Joysticks are also input
devices specifically used for
some
. They are of different
designs and colours.
computer
games
QUESTION: The
is generally called the
Standard Input Unit.
keyboard

QUESTION: A terminology used for the
combination of the Input
and Output devices is
called the
Transport
Devices
Transport device
QUESTION: A Peripheral is any
that is connected to a
computer.
Device Devices
QUESTION: 1 Kilobyte (KB) = 1024 bytes
QUESTION: 1 BYTE = 8 BITS Eight Bits
QUESTION: The smallest unit
measurement in the
computer memory is the
BYTE
QUESTION: The brain of the whole
computer system is known
as the
Central
Processing
Unit
CPU
QUESTION:
provides the computer with
the ability to interconnect
directly or indirectly all the
other computer devices
Motherboard
QUESTION: The 2nd generation
computers used
.
Transistors Transistor
QUESTION:
are computers specially
housed in big buildings are
very large and majorly
owned by large
organisations in the past
decades.
Mainframe
computers
Mainframe
computer
QUESTION: The 1st generation
computers used
_.
vacuum tubes vacuum tube
QUESTION: EDVAC stands for
Electronic Discrete
Automatic
Computer
QUESTION: Microsoft excel has what
type of file exntension
.xls .docx .ppt .lsx A

QUESTION: Microsoft powerpoint has
what type of extension
.xls .docx .ppt None of
the above
C
QUESTION: RAM stands for Random
________ Memory
Assess Access And Acquired B
QUESTION: A projector is also an
example of output device
Agree Disagree Usure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: The control panel option
can be located under which
button
Menu File Start None of
the options
C
QUESTION: Joystick is considered as
an _______ device
Input Output All of the
above
None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Expert systems are
programmed to imitate
human thought by
comparing facts
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Having access to a
collection of information in a
given field of study is a
feature of an expert system
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Which of these is not an
example of a publishing
software
Microsoft
Publisher
Core Draw PageMaker None of
the options
D
QUESTION: Word Processing software
are generally designed to
make text preparation very
easy
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: one of these is an example
of integrated application
suit
Microsoft
Office
Lotus Smart Corel Word
Perfect
All of the
options
D
QUESTION: _______ is said to be
recognised for converting
analog signals received by
a computer into digital
forms via the telephone line
connection.
Modem Interpreter Assembler Compiler A
QUESTION: An ___________ simply
translates the source
program to machine
language as the program is
being executed.
Compiler Interpreter Assembler None of
the options
B
QUESTION: A _______translates the
original program, called the
Source Program into what
is called the Object
Program
Compiler Interpreter Assembler None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Computer languages can
be translated by one of the
following
Compiler Interpreter Assembler All of the
options
D

QUESTION: Problem – Oriented
languages, programmers
specify what to be
accomplished without the
development of procedures,
which is left to the
language.
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Procedure-oriented
languages help
programmers to solve a
problem by indicating the
procedures to be used by
the computer.
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: One of these is an example
of a high level language
except
Fortran Basic C++ None of
the options
D
QUESTION: The mouse is a member of
the group called ____
Devices
Pointing Showing FloppyDisk Descriptive D
QUESTION: which of these is not a type
of computer?
Midi Computer Main frame
computer
Mini
computer
Personal
computer
A
QUESTION: _________ is called the
worhorse of a computer's
CPU
Control unit Main memory Arithmetic
logic unit
Monitor C
QUESTION: One of these does not help
in computer processing
Process Unit Arithmetic logic
unit
Control unit Main
memory
A
QUESTION: Which of these is not a type
of output device?
SpeedJet
Printer
DotMatrix Printer Inkjet
Printer
LaserJet
Printer
A
QUESTION: One of these converts
computer digital information
into what we can
understand
CPU Display devices Keyboard Main
memory
B
QUESTION: ________ is considered as
a computer peripheral.
ROM Control unit Mouse Main
memory
C
QUESTION: A memory of 2 bytes is
equivalent to how many
bits?
6bits 12bits 16 bits 48 bits C
QUESTION: In an effort to sort the
allowance of staff using a
computer, what part of the
CPU is responsible for
that?
System unit Binary unit Control unit Arithmetic
Logic unit
D
QUESTION: One of these is a trend type
when plotting trend lines of
a graph
Linear Logarithmic Polynomial All of the
options
D
QUESTION: There are _____ types of
statistical analysis
5 4 3 2 D

QUESTION: One of these is considered
as a computer standard
input unit.
Keyboard Joystick Mouse Scanner A
QUESTION: Which of these is not a type
of printer?
RunJet Printer DotMatrix Printer Inkjet
Printer
LaserJet
Printer
A
QUESTION: One of these is a type of
statistical analysis
Descriptive Incremental Differential Logical A
QUESTION: One of these is not a
component of a computer's
CPU
Execute Unit Arithmetic logic
unit
Control unit Main
memory
A
QUESTION: Invitation and greeting
cards can be best created
using _______
Graphic card Publication
applications
Word
application
Picture
manager
B
QUESTION: Desktop publishing
applications can be used to
design one of the following
except _________
Newsletter Brochures Flyers None of
the options
D
QUESTION: Common storage devices
used by the computer are
called__________
FlashDisk Memory stick FloppyDisk Drives D
QUESTION: An excel worksheet can be
used as a tool to monitor
and keep of patient
temperature
Agree Disagree Unsure None of
the options
A
QUESTION: Control panel window can
be opened using
___________
Desktop
window
Desk menu Start bar Panel bar C
QUESTION: These are options of
functions that can be
performed using control
panel except_________
Add new
hardware
Mouse/Keyboard Uninstall a
program
None of
the options
D
QUESTION: The task of editing consists
of the following: except the
_________
Spell checking Deletion Insertion None of
the options
D
QUESTION: Normally, the ________
cannot store all the data it
requires at the same time
as running a program
System Processor Program Unit B
QUESTION: One of these is not
contained in the computer
memory
RAM ROM Main
memory
Partial
memory
D
QUESTION: Which of the following
mouse keys, plays the
same role as the Option
key on the keyboard?
Special key Back space Tab key Secondary
key
D
QUESTION: All the following are input
devices except the
_________
Keyboard Scanner Joystick None of
the options
D


QUESTION: A processor cannot store all
the data it requires at the
same time as running a
_______
Process Program Byte Unit B
QUESTION: Which of the following
mouse keys, plays the
same role as the ENTER
key on the keyboard?
Primary key Special key Tab key Secondary
key
A
QUESTION: The mouse ______ is often
used to prevent the mouse
from gathering dust.
Pad Cloak Stick None of
the options
A
QUESTION: _______ components and
speakers are basic
requirements for going
through electronic tutorials.
Sound Video Liquid
displays
Recyclers A
QUESTION: Which of the following could
be classified as an impact
printer?
Laserjet Bit Milieu Inkjet None of
the options
D
QUESTION: The sole purpose of Word
Processing software is to
make _ ______ preparation
very easy.
Tag Data Program None of
the options
D
QUESTION: The major merit of
integration is the ability to
exchange data between
________.
Loose Applications Rip Zip B
QUESTION: Which of these is a word
file extension?
doc .docx dox None of
the options
B
QUESTION: Which of these is not a
trend type when plotting
trend lines of a graph?
Linear Logarithmic Polynomial None of
the options
D
QUESTION: Which of these is not a
property of fields used in
database?
Field name Field data type Field
maximum
size
None of
the options
D
QUESTION: which of these is not a
common type of data used
in field types in a database
application?
Numeric Character Logical None of
the options
D

QUESTION: Which of these is not an
example of database
application?
Microsoft
access 2000
Lotus approach Quatro pro None of
the options
D

QUESTION: These are the steps of
opening MS-Access except
______
Click start Select control
panel
Select
program
Select
Access
B

QUESTION: Microsoft access uses one
of these design types
Columnar Tabular Data sheet All of the
options
D


QUESTION: One of these is a method of
searching of data from a
database _________
Find and
replace
Sorting Filter All of the
options
D

QUESTION: Computer digital
information is converted
into what we can
understand using
_________
CPU Display devices Keyboard Main
memory
B
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