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9. Which of the following temporarily stores data and programs while you are
using them?
a. RAM
b. ROM
c. the hard disk
d. CPU cache
10. Which of the following permanently stores the set of instructions that the computer
uses to activate the software that controls the processing function when you turn the
computer on?
a. RAM
b. ROM
c. the hard disk
d. CPU cache
11. What do you call a named collection of data stored on a disk?
a. a pixel
b. a protocol
c. a fi le
d. the operating system
12. Which of the following is not permanent storage media?
a. hard disk
b. optical disk
c. DVD
d. RAM
13. The transmission protocol between a computer and its peripheral devices is handled
by a:
a. driver
b. controller card
c. channel
d. data bus
14. What telecommunications hardware is needed to convert digital signals to analog
a. device driver
b. modem
c. mouse
d. slot
15. Which of the following acts as a locked door on a computer?
a. DNS server
b. antivirus software
c. spyware
d. fi rewall
16. Which of the following is not a function of an operating system?
a. allocates system resources
b. carries out a specifi c task for the user
c. controls basic input and output
d. manages storage space
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