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Computer Studies Past Questions

Computer Studies is tested by some Nigerian institutions like UNICAL in their Post UTME, as far as we know. The subject deals with general knowledge of computer and computing terminologies.

Study the following Computer Studies past questions and answers for Post UTME. Prepare yourself with official past questions and answers for your upcoming examinations.

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Correct answers are highlighted in green.

Question 1

The way of manipulating data into information is called


A) organizing

B) transmission

C) storing

D) processing

E) deletion

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 2

It is a small piece of text stored on a user's computer by a web browser for maintaining the state. What are we talking about?


A) Session

B) Applets

C) Cookie

D) Application

E) QueryString

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 3

Which of the following is responsible for the management and coordination of activities and the sharing of the resources of the computer?


A) motherboard

B) application software


D) system software

E) operating system

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 4

In computers, what is the smallest and basic unit of information storage?


A) byte

B) bit

C) megabyte

D) kilobyte

E) Newton

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 5

What is the shortcut key of printing a document for computer having windows?


A) Shift + PP

B) Shift + P

C) Alt + P

D) Ctrl + P

E) Fn + P

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 6

What type of device is a computer keyboard?


A) software

B) input

C) processing

D) output

E) storage

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 7

What type of devices are CDs or DVDs?


A) output

B) software

C) storage

D) input

E) processing

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 8

Which was the first web browser?


A) WorldWideWeb

B) Netscape Navigator

C) Safari

D) Chrome

E) Internet Explorer

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 9

What type of device is a computer monitor?


A) processing

B) storage

C) software

D) input

E) output

Exam Body: UNICAL

Question 10

MP3 file format is associated with what type of files?


A) flash file

B) Word document

C) video

D) image

E) audio

Exam Body: UNICAL