03 : History of the Development of Computers

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1).
NetBIOS was introduced in 1983 by which company as an improvement to the standard BIOS used by Windows-based computers? 
2).
RUP Stands for “Rational Unified Process.” RUP is a software development process from Rational, a division of _______? 
3).
Which of the following are called Knowledge Information processing System? 
4).
Which of the following generation of computers is associated with artificial intelligence? 
5).
The sixth-generation era (sometimes referred to as the 128-bit era) refers to which of the following? 
6).
First microprocessors were used in which of the following? 
7).
For his major role in the development of computer chip ‘Pentium’, which Indian IT expert is called the ‘Father of Pentium’ ?
8).
In which year Microsoft was founded ?
9).
What was UNIVAC?
10).
©Brain also known as the first computer virus for MS-DOS was written by two brothers belonging to which among the following countries?
11).
Which among the following was India’s first Teraflop supercomputer?
12).
With which scientist is the discovery of first practical mechanical calculator associated?
13).
Who had discovered the Boolean algebra?
14).
Who was associated with the first large-scale digital computer known as the Harvard Mark I or the IBM Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator?
15).
What was the name of the first vacuum tube invented by Lee de Forest in 1906?
16).
Who had developed a computer named "Woz" described as the hacker's hacker?
17).
Who had conceived the idea of the first ever Graphical User Interface?
18).
What was the special feature of the Apple Lisa computer launched in 1983?
19).
Which among of the following was the world's first electronic stored-program computer?
20).
Who had designed and constructed the first recognizably modern digital stored-program computer?
21).
Which of the following was the first commercial computer?
22).
In which computer was magnetic core memory first demonstrated?
23).
Which of the following was the first commercial transistor computer?
24).
Who among the following had designed and realised the first single-chip microprocessor?
25).
EDVAC was one of the earliest electronic computers. What is its full form?
1. NetBIOS was introduced in 1983 by which company as an improvement to the standard BIOS used by Windows-based computers? 
[A] Dell
[B] IBM
[C] Compaq
[D] None of the above
2. RUP Stands for “Rational Unified Process.” RUP is a software development process from Rational, a division of _______? 
[A] Microsoft
[B] IBM
[C] Compaq
[D] None of these
3. Which of the following are called Knowledge Information processing System? 
[A] Fourth Generation Computers
[B] Fifth Generation Computers
[C] Laptops
[D] Servers
4. Which of the following generation of computers is associated with artificial intelligence? 
[A] First
[B] Third
[C] Fifth
[D] Seventh
5. The sixth-generation era (sometimes referred to as the 128-bit era) refers to which of the following? 
[A] Sixth generation Computers
[B] Laptops
[C] Super computers
[D] Video game Consoles
6. First microprocessors were used in which of the following? 
[A] Computers
[B] Calculators
[C] Telephones
[D] Printers
7. For his major role in the development of computer chip ‘Pentium’, which Indian IT expert is called the ‘Father of Pentium’ ?
[A] Ajay Bhatt
[B] Anand Chandrasekher
[C] Vinod Dham
[D] Biswamohan Pani
8. In which year Microsoft was founded ?
[A] 1970
[B] 1974
[C] 1975
[D] 1976
9. What was UNIVAC?
[A] A computer
[B] A Super computer
[C] A software Programme
[D] A Computer Manufacturer
10. ©Brain also known as the first computer virus for MS-DOS was written by two brothers belonging to which among the following countries?
[A] Malaysia
[B] India
[C] Pakistan
[D] Iran
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