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List out the commonly used media types generally used in modern computer
systems and explain how each one helps in information presentation.
What is a multimedia computer system? What are it typical characteristics?
Do all multimedia systems need to have all these characteristics? 5.
You have a printed document of 100 pages. Give two different ways in
which this text data can be input to a computer system.
Name two output devices that can be used with a computer system to output
text information. Give their relative advantages and disadvantages.
List some of the desirable features of a word processing software. Give a
practical use of each feature.
What is meant by "text style"? List some of the text styles that you will like
to have in your computer system. Give a practical use of each of them.
Explain with three examples how text searching feature can be useful in a
What is a "hypertext?" Explain how it helps in presentation and use of
11. What is meant by "text importing" and "text exporting"? Explain how these
features help in the creation of a document.
12. Write short notes on:
(a) Text editor
(c) Text style
(d) Text searching
(e) Multimedia computer systems
(f) I/O devices for text processing
(g) Text importing and exporting
What is computer graphics? Give a few examples to explain its uses in
Explain the difference between "generative graphics" and "cognitive
graphics". Give two uses of each.
What is a "pixel"? Explain how an image is composed and displayed on a
16. An image has a resolution of 1024 x 768 and color depth of 24-b (i.e., 8 bit
each for the R, G, and B components). Calculate the storage requirement of this
Name two input devices for generative graphics applications. Describe a
practical use of each.
Name two input devices for cognitive graphics applications. Describe a
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- Spring '14