Quiz About Computer – Short Question & Answer

Question: What is a computer?
Answer: Electronic Machine.

Question: When were the first computers invented?
Answer: 1936

Question: The British Colossus computer was used to do what?
Answer: Break German wartime codes.

Question: A computer’s memory can be viewed as what?
Answer: List of cells.

Question: How many columns are there in MS-Excel?
Answer: 256

Question: What does ROM Stand for?
Answer: Read-only memory

Question: 1 MB is equal to
Answer: 1024 KB

Question: What operating system is just only a clone of windows?
Answer: Lindows

Question: What is meant by LCD?
Answer: Liquid crystal display.

Question: Which of the following is the only audio format?
Answer: *.wma

Question: Who is the founder of Facebook?
Answer: Mark Zuckerberg

Question: Which storage devices hold the least amount of data?
Answer: Diskettes

Question: What do we do when the computer is not processing?
Answer: CRL+ALT+DEL

Question: Father of computer-
Answer: Charles Babbage

Question: In which year the internet was started?
Answer:1969

Question: In which year was the first internet version Arpanet started?
Answer: 1969

Question: Who invented the internet?
Answer: Timothy-Berners Lee

Question: What is the most common way to get a virus on your computer’s hard disk?
Answer: By opening e-mails.

Question: What was the world’s first computer known as?
Answer: colossus

Question: What is the sequential step-by-step process which a computer uses to perform computations called as?
Answer: Algorithm

Question: What is the name of the first computer that defeated the world’s greatest chess player?
Answer: Deep blue

Question: What does WYSIWYG stand for?
Answer: What You See Is What You Get

Question: What is the full form of UPS?
Answer: Uninterrupted power supply

Question: Which type of language computer understand?
Answer: Binary

Question: What is the full form of USB?
Answer: Universal Serial Bus

Question: What is a volatile memory?
Answer: Ram

Question: What is a nibble in computer parlance?
Answer: 4 bits

Question: Which computer language was developed by John J. Kemeny and Thomas E. Kutz in 1964?
Answer: BASIC

Question: What is the full form of CPU?
Answer: Central Processing Unit.

Question: It is a complete presentation package. It produces a professional-looking presentation.
Answer: Microsoft PowerPoint

Question: What is the most common way to get a virus on your computer’s hard disk?
Answer: By opening emails

Question: What was the very first personal computer?
Answer: Kanban-1
Question: What search engine did Digital Equipment Corporation develop to manage its old e-mail?
Answer: Alta Vista

Question: What is the full form of JPEG?
Answer: Joint Photographic Expert Group

Question: What was the 1st website to feature a banner ad?
Answer: Hotwired

Question: ROM is stood for-
Answer: Read-only memory

Question: What is a volatile memory?
Answer: Ram

Question: Full form of XML-
Answer: Extensible mark-up language

Question: Approximately how many bytes make one megabyte?
Answer: One million

Question: The capacity of your hard drive is measured in –
Answer: Gigabytes

Question: Which device allows your computer to talk to other computers over a telephone line as well as access the internet?
Answer: Modem

Question: How much information can a CD (Compact Disk) usually store?
Answer: 650 Mb

Question: Which part is the “brain” of the computer?
Answer: CPU

Question: What is the permanent memory built into your computer called?
Answer: ROM

Question: ISP stands for-
Answer: Internet Service Provider

Question: HTML is used to
Answer: Author web pages

Question: Google (www.google.com) is a-
Answer: Search Engine

Question: The “HTTP” you type at the beginning of any site’s address stands for
Answer: Hyper Tex Transfer protocol

Question: Internet Explorer is a –
Answer: Web Browser

Question: Modem stands for-
Answer: Modulator Demodulator

Question: The speed of your net access is defined in terms of –
Answer: Kbps

Question: “www” stands for
Answer: World Wide Web

Question: What is the full form of USB?
Answer: Universal Serial Bus

Question: The most powerful computers are known as
Answer: Super Computers

Question: Memory that is directly available to the processing unit is called?
Answer: RAM

Question: Which refers to a network of computers that are connected over the public telecommunications network?
Answer: WAN

Question: What is the name usually used to describe an internet connection that is “always-on”?
Answer: Broadband

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