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Cse Computer Science Engineering

Subjects : engineering, it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Optical disk drive - hard disk drive - usb flash drive - card reader/writer - memory cards - external hard disk.






2. Joins a cable and a port






3. Software used by criminals






4. Connects the processor to cache.






5. Basic input/output systemis firmware that contains the computers startup instructions






6. Communications device that connects multiple computers or other routers together and transmits data to its correct destination on a network






7. Allows you to insert and remove flash memory and other devoces while the computer is running (flash memory)






8. Used to track and identify the location of high risk or high value items.






9. Amount of time it takes for the processor to read data - instructions - and information from memory. Directly affects processing data time.






10. Dish shaped antenna for internet connection






11. Protective case for optical discs






12. Uses email as a vehicle for extortion. Threaten users if they are not paid a sum of money






13. Copyrighted software that is distributed at no cost for a trial period






14. A legal agreement that allows multiple users to access the software on the server simutaneously






15. Controls timing of all computer operations






16. Magnetoresistive ram- stores data using magnetic charges not electrical. Retains contents after power is out






17. (program) consists of related instructions that tells computer what tasks to perform and how to perform them






18. Anopening inside the system unit in which you can install additional equipment. Different than a slot






19. A storage device that typically uses flash memory to store data instructions and information. Faster - use less power - last more than 5 years - higher failure rate - cost much more






20. Consists of one or more twisted pair wires bundled together - Used for transmission media. Wires are twisted to reduce the noise






21. Users prefer to download or transfer a copy of the images from the digital camera to the computers hard disk






22. Mad ef aluminum - glass - or ceramic and is coated with an alloy material that allows material to be recorded magnetically






23. Reorganizing it so that the files are store in continous sectors






24. Computer aided manufacturing refers ti the use of computers to assist with manufacturing process.






25. Enahnces the sound generating capabilites of a personal computer






26. One or more computers on the network request services from the server. 10 or more computers






27. Allows the various devices both inside and attached to the system unit to communicate with each other. Bits travel on a bus from input to memory to processor to output. Data Bus. Address Bus.






28. The delivery of education via some electronic method such as the internet - networks - or optical disks.






29. A cable forms a closed loop with all computers. one direction






30. Most computers (on and off)






31. The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and design devices - machines - or workspace so that people and things interact safely and most efficiently.






32. MFP is a single devce that looks like a printer or copy machine but provides the functionality of a printer - copier - scanner - and fax






33. Controls access to hardware - software - and other resources on the network and provides a central storage area for programs - data - and info.






34. Contain permanently writeen data - instructions - and information






35. The original article and all subsequent related replies






36. A collection of computers and devices connected together - via communications devices and transmissions media.






37. A device that enables you to join a port and a connector that are both male or female






38. Privately owned and limited to a specific vendor or computer model.






39. Instant messaging - Mobile to mobile - mobile to personal computer - web to mobile






40. Same intent as cracker but does not have technical skills and knowledge. Often use prewritten hacking






41. A program that hides in a computer and allows someone from a remote location to take control of the computer






42. Used to gain competitive advantage






43. Computing device small enough to hold in your hand






44. Determines the number of bits that can be transmitted at one time






45. A program placed on a computer without the users knowledge that secretly collects info about the user often related to web browsing habits.






46. Organization that sells and manages domain names






47. Program that euns only on a specific type or make of computer






48. PGP an encryption program






49. A single user license agreement typically includes many of the following conditions that specify a users responsibility upon acceptance of the agreement






50. The combination of text - numbers - graphics - animation - sound effects - music - and other media in hyperlinked documents.