Information System

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Section 1 1. The study of computer based Information Systems (IS) is not just limited to traditional computers and servers, but also includes such devices as: a. Network Routers b. Mobile Phones c. Telecommunication Switches d. All of the Above 2. Information Technology (IT) refers only to the information processing software programs of a computer system: True or False 3. Information Systems are used in the business world to support an organization’s: a. Decision Making b. Business processes and operations c. Strategies for competitive advantage d. All of the above e. None of the above 4. The barriers a Business must deal with, such as competitors, substitutes, customers, supplier, etc are often referred to as: a.…show more content…
Primary Storage b. ROM c. Sequential Access d. Direct Access 12. Ethical computer use policy contains general principles to guide computer user behavior: True or False 13. The smallest unit of data storage, bit, is a contraction of: a. Binary Items b. Bytes In Transition c. Binary Digit d. None of the above 14. A grouping of how many Bits compose a Byte: a. 5 b. 10 c. 8 d. 1 15. The main End-User method of interacting with a computer uses: a. Direct Access b. Primary Storage c. Graphical User Interface d. Sequential Access 16. The system of programs that manages the operations of a computer system is called: a. Machine Language b. Software Suites c. Operating System d. Personal Information Manager 17. Custom software is often developed in-house for use by a specific organization or set of users: True or False 18. Assorted programs that direct the performance and computing functions for a specific or specialized use of Information Systems: a. System Software b. Application Software c. Programming Language d. None of the above 19. A combination of general purpose application packages that work easily together are: a. Custom Software b. CASE Tools c. Software Suites d. Operating Systems 20. What refers to how well a system can adapt to increased demands: a. Scalability b. Capacity Planning c. Reliability d. Availability 21. Client application or software package that allows the user to

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