# Jamb Computer Studies Questions and Answers For 2023/2024

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1. The transaction file can also be described as ____________

A. Master File
B. Movement file
C. Reference file
D. Historical file

2. Which of the following statements is not true about a computer file?

A. It is very fast to access any record within a file
B. It is created electronically
C. Initial setup is inexpensive
D. File creation and access are less laborious

3. An advantage of sequential access over serial access is that ____________

A. Sequential file is slow
B. Sequential file is detailed
C. Sequential file does not use key
D. Individual records can be located more quickly

4. The Use of electronic systems to send an unsolicited e-mail to someone’s address is known as ____________

A. Hacking
B. Spamming
C. Internet fraud
D. Piracy

5. Which of the following ideals is protected by copyright?

A. Ideas
B. Profit
C. Expression of ideas
D. Inexperience

6. The process of restarting a computer is known as ____________

A. Cold booting
B. Warm booting
C. Resume booting
D. Restart booting

7. Evaluate the BASIC statement:
LET Z = 4*W^2 + 2*Y
Given that W = 5 and Y = 10

A. 50
B. 80
C. 100
D. 120

8. Given that 26 \(_10\) = X \(_2\), X is ____________

A. 11011
B. 11010
C. 11110
D. 10111

9. In hexadecimal number system, B, D, E represent ____________

A. 11, 12, 13 respectively
B. 12, 14, 15 respectively
C. 13, 14, 15 respectively
D. 14, 16, 17 respectively

10. The conversion of 11001 \(_2\) to base 10 equals ____________

A. 30
B. 28
C. 25
D. 20

11. Which of the following devices is not a micro computer?

A. Note book
B. Laptop
C. EDVAC
D. Desktop

12. Which of the following computing devices did not exist in the pre-computing age to the 19th century?

A. Napier’s bone
B. Abacus
C. ENIAC
D. Slide Rule

13. The computing devices invented by Charles Babbage are?

A. Difference Engine and Abacus
B. Analytical Engine and Slide Rule
C. Abacus and Slide Rule
D. Analytical and Difference Engines

14. In a computer, the sets of instruction that direct it in performing a particular task is called?

A. Information
B. Program
C. Data
D. File

15. The property of a disk that determines the amount of data it may contain is?

A. Size
B. Volume
C. Storage capacity
D. Storage power

16. The first calculator was built by?

A. Marie Jacquard
B. Balise Pascal
C. Charles Babbage
D. John Napier

17. The first calculator was built by?

A. Marie Jacquard
B. Balise Pascal
C. Charles Babbage
D. John Napier

18. A similarity between data and information is that both?

A. Can be displayed on the monitor
B. Are computer inputs
C. Are processed facts
D. Are computer results

19. The computer hardware can be classified into ____________

A. ALU and Control Unit
B. System Unit and Peripheral
C. Central Processing Unit and Control Unit
D. Input and Output Units

20. The outcome of processed data in a computer is known as ____________

A. Raw fact
B. Information
C. Database
D. Computer result

21. Which of the following items best describes the term hardcopy?

A. Print out
B. Written on a hardboard
C. Information stored on a hard disk
D. Amount of data

22. Which of the following is not an output device?

A. Plotters
B. Speakers
C. Projectors
D. Webcams

23. Which of the following signifies the correct association between a hardware component and its functions?

A. Mouse to input
B. Monitor to print
C. CPU to storage
D. Hard disk to processing

24. Fig 1 is a logic gate. Use it to answer the question below

Fig 1 represents ____________?

A. An AND gate
B. An OR gate
C. A NOT gate
D. A NAND gate

25.  Fig 1 is a logic gate. Use it to answer the question below

In Fig. 1, X, Y, and Z respectively represent ____________?

A. Input, Output, and Input signals
B. Output, Output, and Input signals
C. Output, Input, and Output Signals
D. Input, Input, and Output signals

26. Use Table 1 to answer the questions below

 A B C D E 1 BOOK SUPPLIED TO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS 2 MATHS ICT ENGLISH 3 SHS1 3450 4500 5678 4 SHS11 8765 6580 9000 5 SHS111 2456 4009 4400

The number of cells that contain data in row 1 is ____________

A. 1
B. 3
C. 5
D. 7

27. Use Table 2 to answer the questions below

 A B C D E 1 BOOK SUPPLIED TO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS 2 MATHS ICT ENGLISH 3 SHS1 3450 4500 5678 4 SHS11 8765 6580 9000 5 SHS111 2456 4009 4400

Which cells in table 3 contain numeric data with the least value?

A. A5
B. B5
C. C5
D. D5

28. In changing the storage location of a file, the command to use is ____________

A. Ctrl + S keys
B. ‘save’ command
C. ‘save as’ command
D. Alt + F, then save

29. Which of the following statements is true about registers?

A. It is storage area around CPU
B. It is situated beside the CPU
C. It is situated beside the memory
D. It is a special high speed storage area within the CPU

30. The Instruction fetched into the CPU is decoded by the ____________

A. Primary memory
B. Program counter
C. ALU
D. Control unit

31. Which of the following software is best suitable for keeping records during national population census?

A. Word Processing
C. Graphic
D. Database

32. A major function of system software is ____________?

A. Collection of Files
B. Translation of machine language into machine code
C. File management
D. Arrangement of files in ascending order

33. An advantage of a Graphical User Interface (GUI) over a Disk Operating System (DOS) is that it allows the use of ____________?

A. Diskette
B. Keyboard
C. Mouse
D. Monitor

34. Which of the following methods is not suitable for securing files?

A. Use of backup
B. Use of antivirus
C. Saving documents without a password
D. Proper labelling of storage devices

35. Which of the following programming languages needs no translator for it to run?

A. High-Level Language
B. Low Level Language
C. Machine Language
D. Assembly Language

36. The acronym HTTP stands for ____________

A. Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
B. Higher Transfer Text Protocol
C. Hard Text Transfer Protocol
D. Higher Text Transfer Protocol

37. In ring topology, the computer that is allowed to transmit data possesses the ____________

A. Packet
B. Data
C. Access method
D. Token

38. The most cost-effective and secure way of transmitting confidential messages among the employees of an organization is the ____________

A. Electronic notice boards
B. Teleconferencing
C. E-mail
D. Social networks

39. The application software which allows information available on the internet to be obtained is called ____________

A. Browser
B. World Wide Web
D. Internet Protocol

40. A modern and a telephone connection are provided. Other things needed to be able to connect a computer to the internet are ____________

A. ISP account and Utility software
B. Browser and ISP account
C. ISP account and Network
D. Browser and Printer