Fundamentals of Information Technology – April 2009

Part – A

    1. 1 .The best port to use for video is __________ .
    2. The CPU’s control unit and arithmetic logical unit work together in what is the __________ cycle.
    3. What is ROM?
    4. Name some secondary storage devices.
    5. Give the different categories of computers.
    6. What is Booting process ?
    7. The assembly ready In the__and converts it to
    8. The first programming languages were
    9. What is a file ?
    10. What is the purpose of operating system ?
    11. Name different types of files .
    12. What is DBMS ?
    13. Define DML.
    14. What is foreign key ?
    15. Give different integrity constraints.
    16. What is packet switching ?
    17. Give the different communication media .
    18. What is MODEM?
    19. What is Topology ?
    20. Define ‘Half Duplex Transmission’.
    21. What is WWW ?
    22. What is an EDI ?
    23. What is data ware housing ?
    24. What is virtual reality ?
    25. What is the purpose of Teleconferencing ?

Part – B

Unit -I

  1. Explain about ALU, CU.
  2. Write short notes on the following :
    1. Instruction execution
    2. Secondary storage devices

Unit -II

  1. Write short notes on the following :
    1. File management
    2. Object linking and embedding
    1. Describe features of windows.
    2. Write short note on security and protection.

Unit -III

    1. What are the functions of DBA?
    2. Write short notes on different file structures.
    1. Write about 1NF,2NF,3NF.
    2. Discuss about Report Design.

Unit -IV

  1. Write short notes on the following :
    1. Network Topologies
    2. Distributed systems
  2. Differentiate between circuit switching and packet switching.

Unit -V

  1. Discuss IT applications to:
    1. Entertainment
    2. Science and Engineering
  2. Differentiate between internet and intranet.

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