(Paper) IBPS Clerk Previous Year Exam Paper "Held on 27-11-2011, 1st Sitting - Computer Knowledge" (South Zone)

IBPS Clerk Previous Year Exam Paper - 2011

Subject: Computer Knowledge

1. Which of the following is not true about computer files?

(1) They are collections of data saved to a storage medium.
(2) Every file has a filename.
(3) A file extension is established by the user to indicate the computer on which it was created
(4) All files contain data.
(5) None of these

 2. Which of the following is not an example of hardware?

(1) WORD
(2) Printer
(3) Monitor
(4) Mouse
(5) Scanner

3. Which of the following is a secondary memory device?

(1) Keyboard
(2) Disk
(3) ALU
(4) Mouse
(5) Printer

4. The result of a formula in a cell is the

(1) label
(2) value
(3) range
(4) displayed value
(5) None of these

 5. Which of the following is not a storage medium?

(1) hard disk
(2) flash drive
(3) DVD
(4) CD
(5) monitor

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(5) Format

6. Choose the odd one out _______

(1) Micro computer
(2) Minicomputer
(3) Supercomputer
(4) Notebook Computer
(5) Digital Computer

7. The ALU performs ______ operations

(1) logic
(2) ASCII
(3) algorithm-based
(4) logarithm-based
(5) final operations

 8. ______ is the part of the computer that does the arithmetical calculations.

 (1) OS
(2) ALU
(3) CPU
(4) Memory
(5) Printer

9. In a sequence of events that takes place in an instruction cycle, the first cycle is _______

(1) Store cycle
(2) Execute cycle
(3) Fetch cycle
(4) Decode cycle
(5) Code cycle

 10. Peripheral devices such as printers and plotters are considered to be _______ .

(1) hardware
(2) software
(3) data
(4) information
(5) None of thes

 11. Which of the following Excel charts represents only one value for each variable?

(1) function
(2) line
(3) pie
(4) bar
(5) None of these

 12. To see the document before the printout is taken, use _

(1) Insert Table
(2) Paste
(3) Format Painter
(4) Cut
(5) Print Preview

13. ALU works on the instructions and data held in the

 (1) Notebook
(2) Registers
(3) Copy Pad
(4) I/O devices
(5) None of these

14. To move data from one part of the document to another, following is used ______

(1) Cut and Paste
(2) Copy and Paste
(3) Cut and Delete
(4) Copy and Undo
(5) Cut and Insert

15. Another name for a pre-programmed formula in Excel is _________ _

(1) range
(2) graph
(3) function
(4) cell
(5) None of these

16. To save a document for the first time, ______ option is used

(1) Save as
(2) Save first
(3) Save on
(4) Copy
(5) Paste

17. What is a device that can change images into codes for the computer?

 (1) mouse
(2) printer
(3) joystick
(4) keyboard
(5) scanner

18. Two basic types of graphics used in Word 2000 are ______

(1) Autoshapes and ClipArt
(2) Header and Footer
(3) Drawing Objects and Pictures
(4) Spelling and Grammar
(5) Word Count

19. User can use ________ commands to search for and correct words in a document.

(1) Print and Print Preview
(2) Header and Footer
(3) Find and Replace
(4) Spelling and Grammar
(5) Copy and Paste

20. What is the advantage of using basic HTML to create a document?

(1) HTML is very easy to use
(2) The document can be displayed by all word processors
(3) The document can be displayed by all programs
(4) The document can be displayed by all browsers
(5) None of these

21. Which of the following functions is not performed by the CPU?

 (1) Graphical Display of Data
(2) Arithmetic Calculations
(3) Managing Memory
(4) Managing Input and Output
(5) None of these

22. The feature that keeps track of the right margin is ______

(1) find and replace
(2) word wrap
(3) right justified
(4) left justified
(5) ragged right

23. Keyboard shortcuts are used to move the _______

(1) I-beam
(2) insertion point
(3) scroll bar
(4) mouse
(5) None of these

24. To specify margins in Word, the user has to select Page Setup option from the ______ menu.

(1) Edit
(2) Table
(3) Autocorrect
(4) File

25. What is the name of the package which helps to create, manipulate and analyse data arranged in rows and columns?

(1) Application package
(2) Word processing package
(3) Outlining package
(4) Outline processors
(5) Spreadsheet package

26. What does an electronic spreadsheet consist of? (Choose the best answer)

(1) Rows
(2) Columns
(3) Cells
(4) All of these
(5) None of these

27. ROM is an example of which of the following?

 (1) volatile memory
(2) cache memory
(3) nonvolatile memory
(4) virtual memory
(5) None of these

28. Which of the following options is used to display information such as title, page number of the document?

(1) Insert Table
(2) Auto correct
(3) Thesaurus
(4) Spelling and Grammar
(5) Header and Footer

29. Which part of the computer can display the user’s work?

(1) Mouse
(2) Keyboard
(3) Disk Drive
(4) Monitor
(5) None of these

 30. When a computer prints a report, this output is called _

(1) Program
(2) Soft copy
(3) Hard copy
(4) Execution
(5) None of these

31. The processor is a _____ chip plugged onto the motherboard in a computer system.

(1) LSI
(2) VLSI
(3) ULSI
(4) XLSI
(5) WLSI

32. A register that keeps track of the next instruction to be executed is called a

(1) Data Register
(2) Instruction Register
(3) Action Register
(4) Program Counter
(5) Accumulator

 33. The microprocessor of a computer

(1) does not understand machine language
(2) understands machine language and high level languages
(3) understands only machine language
(4) understands only high level languages
(5) understands only assembly language

 34. A set of choices on the screen is called a(n) __

(1) menu
(2) reverse video
(3) action plan
(4) editor
(5) template

35. What is the full form of PROM?

(1) Programmable Read-Only Memory
(2) Progressive Read-Only
(3) Periodic Read-Only Memory
(4) Perfect Read-Only Memory
(5) Program Read-Only Memory

36. Which of the following will be used if a sender of e-mail wants to bold, itlaics etc. the text message?

(1) Reach Signature
(2) Reach Text
(3) Reach Format
(4) Plain Format
(5) Plain Text

37. Which of the following terms is not related to Internet?

(1) Link
(2) Function key
(3) Browser
(4) Search Engine
(5) Hyperlink

38. Which of the following justification align the text on both the sides - left and right - of margin?

(1) Right
(2) Justify
(3) both Sides
(4) Balanced
(5) None of these

39. What is the full form of LIS?

(1) Low-Scale Internet
(2) Large-Scale Internet
(3) Low-Scale Integration
(4) Large-Scale Integration
(5) Local-Scale Integration

40. To move the text from its original position to another position without deleting it is called-

(1) Scrolling
(2) Searching
(3) Moving
(4) Copying
(5) Halting

41. Which of the following is an active cell in Excel?

(1) Current Cell
(2) Formula
(3) Range
(4) Cell Address
(5) None of these

 42. What is included in an e-mail address?

 (1) Domain Name followed by User’s Name
(2) User’s Name followed by Domain Name
(3) User’s Name followed by Postal address
(4) User’s Name followed by street address
(5) None of these

 43. What the secret code is called which prohibits entry into some programs?

 (1) Access Code
(2) Passport
(3) Entry Code
(4) Password
(5) Keyword

44. Which of the following types of menu shows the further sub-choices?

(1) Reverse
(2) Template
(3) Scrolled
(4) Rapped
(5) Pull-Down

45. Which of the following operations is safe if an e-mail from an unknown sender is received?

(1) Open it to know about the sender and answer it
(2) Delete after opening it
(3) Delete it without opening it
(4) Open and try to know who is the sender
(5) None of these

46. The other name of motherboard is

 (1) Mouse
(2) Computer Board
(3) System Device
(4) Central Board
(5) System Board

47. By which of the following any art of a document can be seen on the screen?

(1) Searching
(2) Pasting
(3) Scrolling
(4) Editing
(5) Copying

48. Which of the following characteristics is used to compute dynamically the results from Excel data?

(1) Gotu
(2) Table
(3) Chart
(4) Diagram
(5) Formula and Function

 49. Which type of storage is hard disc?

(1) Non-permanent
(2) Volatile
(3) Temporary
(4) Non-volatile
(5) None of these

50. Which of the following hardwares is not a software?

(1) Excel
(2) Printer-Driver
(3) Operating System
(4) Power point
(5) Mouse

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