Introduction to Computing CS 101 is Virtual University compulsory books for every student who enrolled in any course of Virtual University. In this book, the student gets some awareness of basic knowledge to the computer and its uses. so Introduction to computing is a very useful and introductory book for the students of virtual university.
The examination system of Virtual university of Pakistan consist of one Midterm and one final term. Midterm examination consist of quizzes and short questions.
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#1. this URL http://www.msn.com ,_____identifies the domain name
#2. _______manages the HW and SW resources ( memory, disk drives etc) of the computer system, often invisibly
#3. Detailed plan, specifying the required resources and expected deliverables, is done in _______phase.
#4. The world first computer program was written to compute
#5. Programs that reside on Web servers and receive info that a user enters in a form, are known as
#6. tool that helps you to find the synonyms is called_______
#7. Power Builder falls in the category of________
#8. What is the Title of the web page for following code segment?
#9. In_______the software developer decomposes the problem into subsystems and defines their relationships
#10. ________is the example of Shrink-wrapped software
#11. Which of the following is NOT supported by PC’s power supply
#12. NOWRAP extends the________of a cell, if necessary, to fit the contents of the cell in a single line
#13. Which one of these translates the program once at a time ?
#14. Ada, Countess of Lovelace developed first
#15. Select the attribute of the tag
#16. A computer program that facilitates the communication between the computer and a peripheral device is called____
#17. We need__________for memory management in computer
#18. Supercomputers are used in____
#19. Deep Blue was the name of_____
#20. Data was stored and counted mechanically using__________decimal storage wheels,________rotary dial switches.
#21. Cray-1 was first commercial_____computer
#22. A diode is a_________terminal device
#23. Web standards are being developed by_______
#24. OO software is all about________________
#25. When the user needs something to be done by the computer, he/she gives instructions in the form of____to computer_____
#26. In java script objects may have_____properties
#27. ______is an electronic path within a Computer System along which bits are transmitted.
#28. Which of the following formula is used in spread sheet for addition?
#29. Speakers fall into the hardware category
#30. ________is the process of starting or restarting a computer
#31. _______give us the ability to manipulate data through reference instead of actual value
#32. Data travels through bus in the form of ________
#33. Which one of these is NOT an example of storage devices?
#34. Charles Babbage was a/an
#35. What is name of book from which word algorithm is taken ?
#36. Hexadecimal number system is based on___________digits
#37. ______was designed as a replacement for typewriter
#38. _____consists of cells arranged in rows & columns
#39. What is the key feature of computer which is against human nature?
#40. A diode functions as the electronic version of a_____way valve
#41. An algorithm that always takes the best immediate or local solution while finding an answer is called_____
#42. first Web browser with a GUI was generally available in
#43. Web standards are being developed by_______
#44. microprocessor can be made more powerful by increasing its________
#45. We can change the background color in HTML, using attribute of
#46. User interface provided by UNIX operating system is
#47. ASCII WHITE is the fastest Super computer which can perform_______calculations in one second.
#48. Tags always placed between the and tags of a Web page
#49. Small Computer System Interface is
#50. ________is generally measured in terms of the number of steps required to execute an algorithm.
#51. Choose the correct html format to create a checkbox
#52. The Processor is specially designed for PDA?
#53. which case Cache Memory is used
#54. The first spread sheet program was invented by
#55. Which one of the following is a valid variable name?
#56. URL is a/an______
#57. Using COLSPAN, number of rows of the current cell should extend itself
#58. The key feature of Scientific/Engineering/Graphics applications is______
#59. Supercomputers are used in:
#60. The______________is connected to all other modules of the microprocessor
#61. In spreadsheet, which of the following function is used to solve the equation 3×3 – 2x + 5 = 0
#62. Properties of an object are modified with
#63. WWW stands for ?
#64. A combination of word processing and graphic design is
#65. In java script cookies can be created for future use_______
#66. Users communicate with the computer using a consistent user interface provided by the OS
#67. ________is generally measured in terms of the number of steps required to execute an algorithm.
#68. The first________was invented at Bell Laboratories on December 16, 1947 by William Shockley
#69. Which one of these is NOT an example of embedded computers?
#70. _____is the best known builder for supercomputers.
#71. Programs where no user interaction found during program execution are called_____
#72. If an algorithm is syntactically correct, but semantically incorrect then this situation is
#73. To display a radio button on the web page, we use______tag
#74. ______is known as the best feature in word processing
#75. File handling in java script is done .
#76. ______software directly interacts with the hardware.
#77. Which of the following formula is used in spread sheet for addition?
#78. In java script objects may have ______properties
#79. Interactive forms are always placed between ____tag-set
#80. In which case Cache Memory is used
#81. Which of the following is NOT a category of Mobile Computers?
#82. __________language is very good for writing well-structured and readable programs, but it is not as flexible as the C programming language
#83. In x = x + 20, x is called a______
#84. A computer program that facilitates the communication between the computer and a peripheral device is called_____
#86. Application developers do not need to know much about the HW, especially the microProcessor, while they are developing their application
#88. The memory size of the Altair 8800 was______
#89. Tag used to make a Text Bold is______
#90. Communication protocol is a_______that governs the flow of information over a network
#91. AutoCAD falls in the category of_______
#92. To start an ordered list from 20 instead of 1, we will write
#93. ______is the interface in computer that supports transmission of multiple bits at the same time
#94. Which one of these is NOT an example of storage devices?
#95. _______refers to the firmware code which is run by an IBM compatible PC when first powered on.
#96. Java script interact with user through__________
#98. Preliminary exploration of possible solutions, technologies, suppliers is called
#99. Human are better than computers at
#100. To display a checkbox on the web page, we use _________tag
#101. __________is the example of server-side scripts on Unix servers
#102. ________is simply a fast port that lets you connect computer peripherals and consumer electronics to your computer without restart.
#103. When the microprocessor desires to look at a piece of data, it checks in the______first.
#104. Speakers fall into the hardware category
#105. A set of stand alone productivity applications designed to work together known as____
#106. computer could pass the Turing test then it would be able to
#107. HTML pages are edited by_____
#108. RTOS stands for________
#109. There are _____ways to represent an algorithm.
#110. ____________are great for showing parts of a whole that are generally expressed in percentages.
#111. Which representation technique of algorithm is more suitable for developer to make actual code___
#112. What happens if I start a new list without closing the original one?