UBI (PO) Computer Awareness Paper

Union Bank of India (PO) Computer Awareness Paper
held on 9th Jan. 2011
(some question’s ans. based on memory)
1. A folder inside a folder is called ________.
a) Mini Directory
Sub Directory
c) Root Folder
d) Child Folder
e) None of these

2.  A mouse is this kind of device –

b) Output
c) Network
d) Storage
e) None of these

3. All deleted files go to ________.
a) My Computer
b) Desktop
Recycle Bin
d) My Documents
e) None of these

4. With a CD you can ________.
Read b) Write      c) Read & Write      d) Save a file      e) None of these

5. A reusable  CD is labeled as –
a) R          b) W         c) HD       d)
RW e) None of above

6. _________ is the process of carrying out commands.

a) Fetching
b) Storing
d) Decoding
e) None of these

7. An error in a program is also known as_______.
Bug b) debug       c) cursor      d) icone) None of these

8. What is the default file extension for all Word documents?

a) txt      b) wrd       c)
doc d) ppt e) None of these

9. If text was highlighted and ‘Edit’ ‘Copy’ was clicked, what would happen ?
Text would be copied from the document and placed in the clipboard
b) Text would be removed from the document and placed in the clipboard
c) Text from the clipboard would be placed in the document at the place where the cursor is
d) Only (b) and (c)
e) None of these

10. The background of any Word document –
a) is always white colour
is the colour you preset under the Options menu
c) is always the same for the entire document
d) can have any color you choose
e) None of these

11. What do you use to create a chart?
a) Pie Wizard
b) Excel Wizard
c) Data Wizard
Chart Wizard
e) None of these

12. To move at the beginning of a line inside a document, press -.
a) End key      b)
Home key c) A          d) Ctrl +End         e)  None of these

13. You click at B to make the text –

a) Italics       b) Underlined      c) Italics and Underlined      d)
Bold e) None of these

14. You can keep your personal files/folders in-
a) My Folder
My Documents
c) My Files
d) My Text
e) None of these

15. The base of binary number is:

2 b) 8         c) 10         d) 16         e) None of these

16. A _______ contains specific rules and words that express the logical steps of an
programming language
b) syntax
c) programming structure
d) logic chart
e) None of these

17. The term bit is short for:
a) megabyte
b) binary language
binary digit
d) binary number
e) None of these

18. Hardware of computer system is consists of –

a) CPU and storage devices
b) System unit and application programs
c) Operating system and all application programs
System unit and all attached peripheral devices to the unit
e) None of these

19. Function of ALU is –
a) To control the execution of instruction
To perform arithmetic and logical operation on data
c) To store the result in main memory
d) All the above
e)  None of these

20. The __________ gives specific information about the type of file
a) Filename
b) File path
File extension
d) File content
e)  None of these

21. ‘Print’ command is found inside the _______menu.
a) View      b) Edit         c) Tools       d)
File e)None of these

22. A saved document is known as  –
File b) Program     c) Folder         d) Icon       e)None of these

23. A file can be created using _______command.

a) Save        b) Open        c)
New d) Edit         e) None of these

24. A computerized system consists of :

a) Hardware, Data, Procedure, Processing, Peoples
b) Hardware, Programs, Data, Processing, Networks
c) Hardware, Programs, Data, Networks, Peoples
Hardware, Software, Procedure, Data, Peoples
e) None of above

25. Which one of following helps a user in locating information over internet?

a) URL        b)
Search engine c) Domain         d) Network       e) None of these

26. Backup is –
a) Deleting all data from disk drive
b) Moving all data from original location to another storage media
Protecting data by copying it from source location to another location
d) Accessing data from a tape drive
e) None of these

27.  Which one of following is an output device?
Printer b) Mouse         c) Keyboard          d) Scanner         e) None of these

28. The content of _______is lost when a system is switched off.
a) Disk       b) ROM         c) Floppy          d)
Memory e)None of these

29. Which of the following is a permanent memory in a computer system?
a) RAM          b)
ROM c) Buffer         d) Virtual memory         e) None of these

30. A person who writes program and perform testing is called –
a) Programmer    b) Hacker   c)
Software Engineer d) Spammer     e) None of these

31. A set of instructions telling the computer what to do is called—
a) Mentor          b) Instructor        c) Compiler          d)
Program e) Debugger

32.  In many GUIs, the _________changes shape depending on the circumstances.
a) Icons       b) Menus       c) Desktop item           d)
Mouse cursor e) None of these

33. A silicon chip containing a number of transistors for interpreting and executing most of
the commands from the computer’s hardware and software is called –

a) Motherboard           b) Hard Disk           c)
CPU d) RAM         e) None of these

34. Which of following program execute first during a system boot procedure?
a) Notepad
b) Operating system
Power-on self-test
d) Logon Program
e) None of these

35. In a GUI, user-interface provides –
a)  Information of end-user
A mean to user to interact with all peripheral devices attached with the system
c)  A method to communicate with other user
d) Both (b) & (c)
e) None of these

36. A collection of interrelated records is known as –
a) Utility file b)
Database  c) Field d) Programe) None of these

37. The only language understood by a digital computer is called –
a) Assembly language
b) High level language
c) English language
Binary language
e) None of above

38. Compiler is the –
a) name given to the computer operator
b) part of the digital machine to store the information
translator of source program to object
d) part of arithmetic logic unit
e) None of these

39.  What do you mean by a hard copy of a document?
A printed copy of document
b) Result of a program on display unit
c) A document saved in pc in digital form
d) A very hard document
e) None of these

40.  The default alignment of text inside a column is –
Left b) Right      c) Center     d) Justify        e) None of these

41. The ability of a computer to execute multiple programs by usings mutliple processors
simultaneously is known as –
a) Multitasking
c) Multiprogramming
d) Multithreading
e) None of these

42. An operating system that is capable of allowing multiple software processes to run at the same time-
b) Multiprocessing
c) Real Time
d) Multithreading
e) None of these

43.  A  __________is secret word or string of characters that is used for authentication to
gain access to a resource.
a) Token        b) Keyword         c)
Password d) Identifier     e) None of these

44. The daily processing of corrections to customer accounts best exemplifies the processing mode of  –
a) time-sharing
b) real-time processing
batch processing
d) off-line processing
e) None of these

45. ________ controls the way in which the computer system functions and provides a means by which users can interact with the computer
a) The platform
b) Application software
Operating system
d) The motherboard
e) None of these

Note : May be some of the ans./options are wrong  as all questions are based on memory. If anybody know about other questions of that exam. Plz.. write in comment section..

About Naren
Full name - Narender Jangra      Location - India    Qualification - MCA

10 Responses to UBI (PO) Computer Awareness Paper

  1. Sreeram says:

    Super Dude… missed out one question on the bckground of a word document. i was under the impression that the background would always be white, but then understood it to be other wise.. Thanks mate… 🙂

  2. Nutan Singh says:

    Naren..I hve confusion on ques. no. 4…..
    point is Cd is of various type
    some CD comes with Read Only
    In the Blank CD you can write and once written you cannot write again so it becomes in Read mode
    Some CD read and write both
    so very confusion question

    • Naren says:

      a blank cd is labeled as CD-R (i.e. write once) and…
      a re-writeable cd is labeled as CD-RW(i.e read and write by erasing the CD)
      but in que. statement simple CD word there ..
      it means CD already contains some information to read only ….
      i think you will not be confused now ….

  3. pankaj dipankal says:

    36. A collection of interrelated records is known as TABLE or DATABASE…in no case it is utility file

  4. pankaj dipankal says:

    1. A folder inside a folder is called SUBFOLDER so answer would be NONE OF THESE

  5. pankaj dipankal says:

    26. Backup is To copy files to a second medium (a disk or tape) as a precaution in case the first medium fails.

  6. Nibha singh says:

    Whr is the next 4 question

  7. shalu sharma says:

    gud collection…but there are some mistakes in mentioning answers…..

  8. shalu sharma says:

    a collection of interrelated data…..this question is based on DBMS…so its answer should be table….i must say..

  9. lavish says:

    dear sir
    send me psb bank paper

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