# Form 1 Computer Studies End of Term 3 Examination 2021

Class: Form 1

Subject: Computer Studies

Level: High School

Exam Category: Form 1 End Term 3 Exams

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## Exam Summary

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COMPUTER STUDIES

PAPER 1 (Theory) 451/1

TIME: 2HRS END TERM 3 FORM 1 (70 MARKS)

1. What is a computer? (2 marks)

2. Explain the three main types of computers. (6 marks)

3. (a) Give five main features of second generation computers. (5 marks)

(b) Cite three examples of the second generation computers. (3 marks)

4. Explain three characteristics of computers. (6 marks)

5. Explain five areas in which computer is used. (10marks)

6. a) Mention any four skills in using computer keyboard. (4 marks)

b) Giving their functions, identify four Alphanumeric Keys found in computer keyboard. (8 marks)

7. (a) What is a Computer Laboratory? (2 marks)

b) State three factors to consider when setting up a computer laboratory. (3marks)

8. State five safety precautions a computer laboratory user should observe. (5marks)

9. Outline the steps followed when starting up a computer safely. (6 marks)

10. Give any two differences between fourth and fifth computer generations (4mks)

11. List three ways in which computers are used in education. (3mks)

12. a) Define the term booting (1mk)

b) Explain the difference between cold and warm booting. (4mks)

13. State the use of

a) Tab key (1mk)

b) Home key (1mk)

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