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5 Matching questions

  1. Surge protectors
  2. User interface
  3. Systems software
  4. Parallel ports
  5. Boot
  1. a Devices that protect electronic equipment from variations in electric current.
  2. b The process of starting a computer.
  3. c Part of the computer's operating system that users interact with.
  4. d Computer ports that can transmit data eight bits at a time; usually used by a printer.
  5. e A group of programs that coordinate and control the resources and operations of a computer system.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Standard for computer ports that support data transfer rates of up to 12 million bits per second.
  2. A combination of hardware and software that creates a buffer between an internal network and the Internet to prevent unauthorized access.
  3. Analyzing problems to correct faults in the system.
  4. Running two or more distinct computer operations simultaneously; one in the foreground, the other(s) in the background.
  5. Systems software that performs tasks related to managing the computer's resources, file management, diagnostics, and other specialized chores.

5 True/False questions

  1. HackersExpert computer users who invade someone else's computer either for personal gain or simply for the satisfaction of being able to do it.


  2. VirusMicrosoft's Disk Operating System; originally introduced with the IBM PC in 1981.


  3. ModemThe process of starting a computer.


  4. AlgorithmA set of clearly defined, logical steps that solve a problem.


  5. Application softwareAlso called productivity software; helps you perform a specific task such as word processing, spreadsheets, and so forth.


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