END OF FIRST SEMESTER PROGRESSION TEST NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2021 INFORMATION COMMUNICATION & TECHNOLOGY 1. (A) Define the word computer. (b) Name two types of computers. (c) Differentiate between a laptop computer and a desktop computer. 2. Define the term Hardware (b) Name three examples of computer hardware. (C) Apart from mouse name three other examples of input devices.
3. A B C D 4. There are a number of different types of computer. Write down the type of computer that best fits the following descriptions using the following choices. (Laptop, Tablet,Smart phone, Desktop) a A computer that is difficult to move and has a separate monitor and keyboard. b A portable computer that includes a physical keyboard. c A thin portable computer that has a touch screen and a battery in a single unit, not normally used to make phone calls. d A mobile phone that can be used as a computer.
5. A_ B_ 6. Give a use for each of the following input and output devices. a Keyboard a Driving wheel or joystick b Barcode reader c Microphone d. Touch screen
7. Ram and rom are both types of memories a. Give the Meaning of the word ROM_ b. Give the Meaning of the word RAM_ 8. Computer Uses both Software and Hardware. a. Give the meaning of the Term software. b. State to examples of software’s. 9. What is a robot ? b.Name two types of robot 10.State three characteristics of robots. 11.A car manufacturing company has adopted the use of robot in the assembling of motor vehicle. State five advantages of using robots rather than human beings i. ii. iii iv. v.
12. Name three types of sensors that are found in a control system. 13. What is a Network? b. Name three types of Networks c. Mention three examples of network hardware 14.The use of internet has become very common among the young generation. State five safety and precaution measures that they should adopt while online. a. b. c. d. e. 15.What is personal data? b. give three examples of personal data
16. 17. What is a computer Virus? 18. Aisha a year 9 student was complaining that her computer has been hacked explain what is the meaning of the word Hack. 19.
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