The Components in a Computer

The Components in a Computer

The following Questions in this quiz will be based on information and knowledge adapted from the PowerPoint presentation. Hopefully you can show your learning/understanding of the topic.

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What was the name of the designer of 'The Colossus' computer?

What was the name of the designer of 'The Colossus' computer?
Tommy Flowers
Bill Gates
Adolf Hitler

In a computer which component acts as a data storing device?

In a computer which component acts as a data storing device?
Motherboard
CPU
Hard Disk
Power Supply

What is a flaw of Random Access Memory?

What is a flaw of Random Access Memory?
Constantly overheats on a motherboard
The RAM isn't pre-installed on a system
RAM can corrode a motherboard if not monitored
The data is volatile/ the data is only temporarily stored

What are the two typical values of Binary Data?

What are the two typical values of Binary Data?
0 and 1
2 and 1
1 and 0.5
2.5 and 2
0 and 0.5

The ____ processes commands on a system and in so, acts as the 'brain' of the computer

The ____ processes commands on a system and in so, acts as the 'brain' of the computer
Motherboard
Graphics Card
CPU
Heat Sink Fan

This internal component uses pixels to generate images and shapes on a monitor

This internal component uses pixels to generate images and shapes on a monitor
Hard Disk Drive
Cache Memory
Graphics Card