VU CS101 -Introducing Computer MIDTERM Solved/Unsolved Papers Spring 2008
Question No: 1 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
The impact of a digit in a number is determined by its —————
► None of above
Question No: 2 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
The default bullet for the list in HTML is
► Circle shape
► Disc shape
► Square shape
► Triangle shape
Question No: 3 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Command which saves the selected text before deleting is
Question No: 4 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Supercomputers are used in:
► Weather forecasting
► Aeroplane mnufacturing
► Atomic bomb experiments
► All of the given choices
Question No: 5 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Which one of these is NOT an example of storage devices?
Question No: 6 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
_________ manages the HW and SW resources ( memory, disk drives etc) of the computer system, often invisibly.
► System Files
► Operating System
► Application Software
Question No: 7 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
PowerBuilder falls in the category of ______________.
► Assembly Languages
► 4-th Generation Languages
► Machine Languages
► High-Level Languages
Question No: 8 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
OO software is all about _____________.
Question No: 9 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Java script has —————– ability to create and draw graphics.
► Not at all
Question No: 10 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Analytical Engine is not a single physical machine but a succession of designs that Babbage tinkered with until his death in 1871.
Question No: 11 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
► It is object oriented language
► It is Structured Query language
► It is object based language
► None of the given
Question No: 12 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Which one of the following is Read Only property.
►None of the given options
Question No: 13 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Which of the following memory retains its information when the power to the system is turned off?
Question No: 14 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Norton utilities are a popular ———-design for window operating system.
► Antivirus program
► File compression utility
► Personal firewall
► Personal computer maintenance utility
Question No: 15 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Form tag has two main properties namely———- and ————.
►Method & Action
Question No: 16 ( Marks: 1 ) – Please choose one
Shareware, ———————and custom-built programs are not usually available on the web for users to download.
Question No: 17 ( Marks: 2 )
What is Ockham’s Razor principle ?
When choosing among competing, successful solutions to a problem, choose the one which is the least
This principle is called the “Ockham’s Razor,” after William of Ockham – famous 13-th
century English philosopher
Question No: 18 ( Marks: 2 )
What do you mean by Comments?
Question No: 19 ( Marks: 2 )
How can you open a link in a new browser window?
Question No: 20 ( Marks: 3 )
How spreadsheet is helpful in doing “what-if” scenario analysis in a business? Explain with the help of an example.
Question No: 21 ( Marks: 3 )
How do you justify that UNIX is better than Windows operating system?
Question No: 22 ( Marks: 5 )
What is the difference between checkboxes and radio button?
Question No: 23 ( Marks: 5 )
Draw flowchart to find the sum and average of three numbers