Sunday, May 29, 2016
University Asst EXam 2016 : Answer Keys Explained
University Assistant Exam 2016: Held on 24-May-2016
1. Who is considered to be the first programmer?
(A) Ada Lovelace
(B) Alan Turing
(C) Charles Babbage
(D) Von Neumann
Ada Lovelace is considered to have written instructions for the first computer program on Charles Babbage's early mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine.in the mid-1800s. The daughter of famed poet Lord Byron, Augusta Ada Byron.
2. An attempt to make a computer resource unavailable to its intended users is called:
(B) Worms Attack
(C) Denial-of-service attack
(D) Adware attack
Denial of Service ( DoS ) attack
In computing, a denial-of-service (DoS) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users, such as to temporarily or indefinitely interrupt or suspend services of a host connected to the Internet.
3. A computer program that is used to convert an assembly language to machine language is:
An assembly language is a low-level programming language for microprocessors and other programmable devices.
4. Codes consisting of light and dark marks of various thickness which may be optically read is known as :
(B) Bar code
Norman Joseph Woodland was the inventor of the barcode, for which he received a patent in October 1952.
5.The inventor of world wide web :
(A) Tim Berners Lee
(B) Marc Andreessen
(C) James H Clark
(D) Robert Cailliau
Sir Timothy John Berners-Lee, also known as TimBL, is an English computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web.
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