Computer Applications

Computer Applications Practice Questions

You are probably using an application right now! A computer can perform amazing functions through an application. Any computer application will have a special purpose and a specific function. The section on Computer Application Practice Questions will deal with some of these applications like the MS Office 2016. We will also see topics like the file extensions, operating systems, and programming languages.

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Computer Application Practice Questions

Part A

Q1: The ………… tells the computer how to use its components.    [S B I Clerk 2009; Punjab & Sindh Bank Clerk, 2010]

A) Utility                        B) Application                           C) Operating System                     D) Network                       E) None of the above

Q2: What does C O stands in C O B O L ?        [ I  B P S Clerk, 2012]

A) Common Object                        B) Common                           C) Computer Oriented                            D)   Common Operating          E) None of the above

Q3: A computer can’t ‘boot’ if it does not have the?                    [ Union Bank Of India Clerk, 2012]

A) Compiler                     B) Loader                      C) Operating System                   D) Assembler                   E) None of the above

Q4: The function of an assembler is?       [I B P S P. O. 2011]

A) To convert basic language into machine language.

B) To convert high-level language into machine language.

C) To convert assembly language into machine language.

D) To convert assembly language into a high-level language.

E) None of the above.

Q5: Which among the following is/ are interpreted language?                 [S B I P. O. 2011]

A) C                   B) C + +                  C) Java                      D) Visual Basic                 E) Both C) and D)

Q6: A linker program?             [R B I P. O. 2009]

A) places the program in the memory for the purpose of execution.

B) relocates the program to execute from the specific memory area allocated to it.

C) links the program with other programs needed for its execution.

D) interfaces the program with the entities generating its input data.

E) None of the above.

Q7: Which of the following system software resides in the main memory always?               [ I B P S Clerk, 2011]

A) Text Editor                          B) Assembler                     C) Linker                   D) Loader                 E) None of the above




Find Your Answers Here

Q1: C), Q2: B), Q3: C), Q4: C), Q5: E), Q6: C), Q7: D)

Part B

Q1: The ………….. program is used to convert mnemonic code to machine code.             [S B I Clerk 2011]

A) debug                     B) C ++                   C) F O R T R A N              D) Assembler                 E) None of the above

Q2: A set of rules for telling the computer what operations to perform is called a …….? [I B P S P. O. 2012]

A) procedural language                 B) structures                    C) natural language                   D) command language                         E) programming language

Q3: Machine Language                           [S B I P. O. 2013]

A) is the language in which programs were first written.

B) is the only language understood by the computer.

C) differs from one type of computer to another.

D) All of the above.

E) None of the above.

Q4: Assembly language                           [I B P S Clerk, 2011]

A) uses alphabetic codes in place of binary numbers used in machine language.

B) is the easiest language to write programs.

C) need not be translated into machine language.

D) All of the above.

E) None of the above.

Q5: Which of the following is not a computer language?               [S B I Clerk, 2012]

A) High-level language                       B) Machine language                      C) Low-level language                   D) Medium level language                       E) None of the above

Q6: Translator program used in assembly language is called                          [ S B I Clerk, 2012]

A) compiler                     B) interpreter                       C) translation                   D) translator                    E) assembler

Q7: A(n) …… program is one that is ready to run and does not need to be altered in any way.          [I B P S P.O. 2012]

A) interpreter                         B) high-level                    C) compiler                        D) C O B O L                   E) executable

Q8: ……………. is a cross between human language and a programming language.      [I B P S P.O. 2012]

A) Pseudo code                     B) Java                      C) The Java virtual machine                    D) The compiler                       E) None of the above

Find Your Answers Here

Q1: D), Q2: E), Q3: D), Q4: A), Q5: D), Q6: E), Q7: E), Q8: A)

Part C

Q1: Which of the following is a programming language for creating special programs like applets?           [I B P S Clerk, 2012]

A) Java                B) Cobal                 C) Domain name                    D) Net                   E) C O B O L

Q2: ……………… are words that a programming language has set aside for its own use.    [I B P S P. O. 2011]

A) Control words          B) Control structures                 C) Reserved words                    D) Reserved keys                    E) None of the above

Q3: C ++ language developed by?   [I B P S Clerk 2012]

A) Dennis Ritchie                     B) Charles Babbage                    C) Niklaus Wirth                    D) Bjarne Stroustroup            E) John McCharthy

Q4: In programming, repeating some statements is usually called                     [S S C   C G L, 2013]

A) looping                     B) control structure                  C) compiling                  D) structure                 E) None of the above

Q5: F O R T R A N stands for                        [S B I Clerk, 2011]

A) Formal Translation                   B) Formative Translation                   C) Formal Transaction                  D) Formal Translation                    E) Formula Translation

Q6: Software refers to                            [I B P S Clerk, 2012]

A) the physical components that a computer is made of

B) firmware                         C) programs                          D) people ware                          E) None of the above

Find Your Answers Here

Q1: A), Q2: C), Q3: D), Q4: A), Q5: E), Q6: C)

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In the year 2016, Microsoft Office released some of the new features on it for the Windows system and they got quite popular among all the users. As MS Office is one of the most important and user-friendly platforms, we can do anything over it regarding the editorial matter. For this maybe it is one of the default computer applications.

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