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4.What type of volatile memory is usually used only for temporarystorage while running a program?a.ROMb.TMMc.RAMd.TVMANS:C
5.Which of the following is not a microprocessor manufacturingcompany?
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6.Which computer language uses short words known as mnemonicsfor writing programs?
7.The process known as the _____ cycle is used by the CPU toexecute instructions in a program.
8.Which language from the following list is referred to as a low-levellanguage?a.C++b.Assembly languagec.JAVAd.PythonANS:B
9.The following is an example of an instruction written in whichcomputer language?
10.What is the encoding technique called that is used to storenegative numbers in the computer’s memory?
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11.The _____ coding scheme contains a set of 128 numeric codesthat are used to represent characters in the computer memory.
12.What is the largest value that can be stored in one byte?a.255b.128c.8d.65535ANS:A
13.The smallest storage location in a computer’s memory is known asa _____.
14.The disk drive is a secondary storage device that stores data by_____ encoding it onto a spinning circular disk.
15.A _____ has no moving parts, and operates faster than atraditional disk drive.
16.Which of these is not a major component of a typical computersystem?a.Central processing unitb.Main memoryc.Operating system
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d.Secondary storage devicesANS:CTRUE/FALSE1.True/False: A software developer is the person with the training todesign, create, and test computer programs.
2.True/False: A computer is a single device that performs differenttypes of tasks for its users.
3.True/False: The CPU is able to quickly access data stored at anyrandom location in ROM.
4.True/False: All programs are normally stored in ROM and loadedinto RAM as needed for processing.
5.True/False: The instruction set for a microprocessor is unique andis typically understood only by the microprocessors of the same brand.

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