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Question number: 16

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Memory Interface

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Which of the following is a valid storage medium?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hard disk

b.

Floppy Disk

c.

Zip Disk

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 17

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Input-Output Interface (Interrupt and DMA Mode)

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Which of the following printers is characterized by melting wax-based ink onto ordinary paper?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dot-matrix

b.

Inkjet

c.

Thermal

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 18

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Input-Output Interface (Interrupt and DMA Mode)

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One of the things that separates a “Terminal” from a “PC” is that the terminal does not have a what?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

keyboard

b.

CPU

c.

mouse

d.

All of the above

Question number: 19

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Memory Interface

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Which one is not a phase of “bath tub curve” of hardware reliability

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Wear-out

b.

Useful life

c.

Burn-in

d.

build- in

Question number: 20

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Machine Instructions and Addressing Modes

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A directory a main directory is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sub Directory

b.

Mini Directory

c.

root dictionary

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 21

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Input-Output Interface (Interrupt and DMA Mode)

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What is the term for a temporary storage area that compensates for differences in data rate and data flow between devices?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Modem

b.

Bus

c.

Buffer

d.

None of the above

Question number: 22

» Computer Organization and Architecture » Machine Instructions and Addressing Modes

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An electrical pathway within a computer is called:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

buffer

b.

bus

c.

star

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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