Welcome to ECE Board Exam Practice Quiz for Computer Fundamentals. This set of practice quiz 1 will test your competence on the theories, concepts and problem solving involving computer fundamentals. The objectives and goals of this quiz is to help engineering students familiarize concepts and theories as well as develop problem solving skills when answering questions related to the computer fundamentals.

Computer Fundamentals Test Bank

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Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

One of the standard levels of complexity of integrated circuits which contains 100,000 and more number of gates.

SSI

MSI

VLSI

ULSI

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Wrong!

An acceptable voltage range of a logic 0 for CMOS operating at VDD = 5 V.

2 to 5 V

0 to 0.8 V

0 to 1.5 V

3.5 to 5 V

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Wrong!

What is the largest decimal value that can be represented using 12 bits?

144

2048

4095

4096

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The most widely used 7-bit alphanumeric code is the

ASCII

EBCDIC

Straight binary code

Gray code

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BCD code has always _________ bits per number.

2

4

8

16

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Which of the following involves digital quantities?

Ten position switch

Current meter

Temperature

Radio volume control

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Convert 1000 1001 0111 (BCD) to its decimal equivalent.

798

457

897

101

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A digital circuit is also referred to as a/an _________ circuit.

arithmetic

logic

electrical

sequential

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What happens when the input to a digital IC is left unconnected for TTL ICs?

It acts like logic 1

It becomes overheated

It acts just like logic 0

It eventually destroys itself.

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A __________ takes the complete decimal number and represents it in binary.

BCD

Gray code

Excess-3 code

Straight binary code

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Use the expression for x = D + [(A+B)C]’ · E to determine the output of the circuit for the conditions A = B = E = 1, C = D = 0.

0

1

2

10

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How many different ways can we implement the inversion operation in a logic circuit?

One

Two

Three

Four

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The decimal system is composed of __________ numerals or symbols.

2

10

8

16

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The __________ operation result will be 1 if any one or more variables is a 1.

NOT

AND

OR

NOR

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If each digit of a decimal number is represented by its binary equivalent, the result is a code called

Morse code

Binary system

Binary-coded decimal

Straight binary coding

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What graphical device is used to convert a truth table to its corresponding logic circuit in a simple and orderly process?

Karnaugh map

State table

Truth table

State diagram

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In Boolean algebra, G + GF =

GF

G

F

1

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How many bits are required to represent an eight digit decimal number in BCD?

256

4

255

32

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What is the smallest type of computer in terms of their physical size?

Minicomputer

Mainframe

Maxicomputer

Microcomputer

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Given: x = A’BC (A+D)’. Determine the output of the circuit x if A = 0, B = 1, C = 1 and D = 0.

0

1

2

10

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Wrong!

An acceptable voltage range of a logic 0 for TTL.

2 to 5 V

0 to 0.8 V

0 to 1.5 V

3.5 to 5 V

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Wrong!

A circuit with no memory characteristic and whose output depends only on the current value of its inputs.

SLC

Boolean circuits

CLC

Multiplexers

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What is the only input combination that will produce a high at the output of a five-input AND gate?

At least one low input

At least one high input

All inputs should be low

All inputs should be high

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What is the decimal equivalent of (1101011)_{2}?

107

108

96

100

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What type of gate is equivalent to a NAND gate followed by an inverter?