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For each question, choose an answer A, B, C or D and put a cross in the box . Mark only one answer for each question. If you change your mind about an answer, put a line through the box and then mark your new answer with a cross . 1 Which one of these is an input device?
A data projector
A graphics tablet
(Total for Question 1 = 1 mark)
2 Which device would be used to produce a hard copy of an email? A
(Total for Question 2 = 1 mark)
3 Computer files can be stored in a:
(Total for Question 3 = 1 mark)
4 The type of software used to produce and run a slide show is: A
(Total for Question 4 = 1 mark)
5 Writing an email when not connected to the internet is known as: A working online
(Total for Question 5 = 1 mark)
6 Which one of these would hold the largest amount of data?
A A terabyte
D A kilobyte
(Total for Question 6 = 1 mark)
7 Devices connecting to a network must have a(n):
A USB cable
D backup device.
(Total for Question 7 = 1 mark)
8 Some membership cards can be read electronically.
Where on the card is the electronic data stored?
A Magnetic stripe
Name printed on the card
Number printed on the card
D Signature strip
(Total for Question 8 = 1 mark)
9 Which one of these is not a method used to improve data security? A
(Total for Question 9 = 1 mark)
10 Traffic light systems are used to help traffic flow freely. What type of software is used in a traffic light system?
(Total for Question 10 = 1 mark)
11 Operating systems that allow users to run more than one program at a time are known as:
(Total for Question 11 = 1 mark)
12 Fingerprint scanners are used to identify individuals.
The term used to describe this type of scanner is:
(Total for Question 12 = 1 mark)
13 Many people buy goods over the internet.
Which one of these statements is accurate?
A All goods bought over the internet are cheaper than those sold in shops. B
The sale of goods over the internet is well regulated.
It is possible to compare prices before buying goods over the internet.
D Images of goods displayed on the internet are always accurate. (Total for...
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